Public Notices - November 26, 2011

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Public Notice
THE ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW
Monday, November 28, 2011   
6:00 P.M. @ Town Hall, Old Town Road
AGENDA
The Town of New Shoreham Zoning Board of Review will be in session for a regular meeting on Monday, November 28, 2011 at 6:00 P.M. at the Town Hall, Old Town Road.
THE AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE CHAIRMAN OR UPON MOTION OF ANY MEMBER
Approval of the 2012 meeting schedule
Applications:
1.    Law, Ann. Plat 6, Lot 140. Application for a Variance from Sections 113(C)(1), 311(C) and 502 for construction of a second floor and exterior stairs/landing on the orange cat building and  construction of a dormer on guest cottage one.  
2.    Geer Trust, Robert Geer, Trustee. Plat 7, Lot 137. Application for a Variance from 307(C) for construction of a shed.
3.    Block Island Power Company Inc. and the Estate of Marjorie McGinnes. Plat 17, Lots 35, 38 and 40. Application by Block Island Transmission, LLC for Deepwater Wind for construction of a substation on the BIPCO property.
Hearings:
1.    Long Boat Key Tavern, LLC. Plat 5, Lot 5-3. Application for a Special Use Permit under Section 506(G)(2) to build a four bedroom single family dwelling and a denitrification OWTS.
2.    Orlando Capital Enterprises, LLC.  Plat 5, Lot 5-5. Application for a Special Use Permit under Section 506(G)(2) to build a four bedroom single family dwelling and a denitrification OWTS.
3.    Long Boat Key Tavern, LLC. Plat 5, Lot 5-6. Application for a Special Use Permit under Section 506(G)(2) to build a four bedroom single family dwelling and a denitrification OWTS.
4.    Shir Shalom, LLC. Plat 9, Lot 66-1. Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 306(E), 314(C) and 415(A) and (B) and a Variance from Sections 306(C) and 703(G) to construct a trail and stairway to the beach.
Approval of Minutes
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must call 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711
Jbb 11/21/11

LEGAL NOTICE
of hearings on an applications for Variances, Special Use Permits an Appeals under the Zoning Ordinance.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Zoning Board of Review will be in session at the Town Hall, Old Town Road on Monday, November 28, 2011 at 6:00 PM for a regular meeting.  
All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following applications under the Zoning Ordinances:
1.    Shir Shalom, LLC. Plat 9, Lot 66-1. Application for a Special Use Permit under Sections 306(E), 314(C) and 415(A) and (B) and a Variance from Sections 306(C) and 703(G) to construct a trail and stairway to the beach.
2.    2.    Long Boat Key Tavern, LLC. Plat 5, Lot 5-3. Application for a Special Use Permit under Section 506(G)(2) to build a four bedroom single family dwelling and a denitrification OWTS.
3.    3.    Orlando Capital Enterprises, LLC.  Plat 5, Lot 5-5. Application for a Special Use Permit under Section 506(G)(2) to build a four bedroom single family dwelling and a denitrification OWTS.
4.    4.    Long Boat Key Tavern, LLC. Plat 5, Lot 5-6. Application for a Special Use Permit under Section 506(G)(2) to build a four bedroom single family dwelling and a denitrification OWTS.

LEGAL NOTICE
ZONING MODIFICATION REQUEST
Gray, Judith.  Assessors Plat 9 Lot 26-2.  Zoning Modification Request is to construct additions to a prior existing exterior deck.  The deck additions will be located forty six (46) feet from the southern property line and forty two (42) feet from the northern property line of Lot 26-2.  A fifty (50) foot setback from property lines is required in the Residential A (RA) Zone.  If no written objections are received from abutting property owners within thirty (30) days, the Zoning Modification will be granted.
Marc A. Tillson
Building Official
Town of New Shoreham

 

Public Notice
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS
PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION
IN RE:  INTERSTATE NAVIGATION COMPANY             
DOCKET NO. 3762 COMPLIANCE FILING               
NOTICE TO SOLICIT COMMENTS
Pursuant to the provisions of Sections 39-1-1, 39-1-11, 39-3-11 and 39-3-12 of the Rhode Island General Laws, as amended, the Public Utilities Commission (“Commission”) will accept written public comments regarding the Interstate Navigation Company (“Interstate” or “Company”) request for an automatic rate increase based on the Consumer Price Index (“CPI-U Northeast”) for its traditional ferry service to become effective on January 1, 2012.
In Order No. 18957 in this docket, the Commission approved an Amended Settlement Agreement (“Settlement”) between Interstate, the Town of New Shoreham and the Division of Public Utilities and Carriers whereby a Rate Plan was established so that Interstate’s new rates were frozen for two years ending December 31, 2008.  In Order No. 20406, the Rate Plan was extended through December 31, 2012.  The Rate Plan currently allows for annual rate increases based on the increases in the CPI-U, Northeast Region, from the previous September 30.  The impact of the proposal is an across-the-board increase of 4.0% on most rate classes.  The increase does not affect the Commuter Rate, the Commuter Vehicle Rate or the Freight Rates.  If approved, the adult round trip fare from Point Judith to Block Island, will increase by $0.70 from $17.90 to $18.60, and the child round trip fare will increase by $0.35, from and $8.90 to $9.25.  Autos will increase by $1.90, from $48.75 to $50.65.  Pick-up trucks, vans and SUV’s will increase by $2.30, from $58.80 to $61.10.  The Commission may approve different rates that may be higher or lower than those proposed by the Company based on the calculation.  
Interested parties and members of the public may file written comments regarding Interstate’s proposal to Luly E. Massaro, Commission Clerk, Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission, 89 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, RI 02888 until 4:00 P.M. on December 9, 2011.  
The proposal is on file for examination at the Commission’s office and at the office of Schacht & McElroy, 21 Dryden Lane, Providence, RI.  The filing can also be accessed at www.ripuc.org under Commission Docket Menu, Docket No. 3762.  Reference is made to Chapters 39-1, 39-3 and 42-35 of the RI General Laws.
Luly E. Massaro, Commission Clerk
November 25, 2011