Regular Meeting of November 25, 2013
South Hero Town Hall, Monday 7:00 PM
Board Present: Chris Herrick, Jonathan Shaw, Skip Brown (also Board Secretary), Anne Zolotas
Others Present: Sharon Roy, Town Clerk. Mitchel Cypes, Administrative Assistant. Also see sign in sheet.
1. Called to Order:
-The meeting was called to order by Chairman Chris Herrick at 7:00 pm.
– Anne Zolotas made a motion to accept the minutes of the regular meeting of November 11, 2013 as written. The motion was seconded, all in attendance so voted and the motion carried.
3. Public input:
A. Terry Delano was present and asked again that the missing road sign be replaced at Kibbe Point Rd. and Rte. 2.
4. New Business:
A. The Grand Isle Planning Commission was present to discuss the possibility of having Island towns join forces.
South Hero is the 1st town that they have approached. The Selectboard supports Grand Isle in the process, but more information needs to be obtained before any decisions can be made.
B. Sheriff Ray C. Allen was present to discuss the Grand Isle County Sheriff Department budget. Note that the hourly rate for service will rise about 16% this year to $42.50/hour per deputy and car.
C. Representatives from Casella Waste were present to discuss their proposal for garbage sticker service in the Town. The Board will make a decision in the near future.
D. There will not be a Selectboard meeting on December 23, 2013. Instead there will be a meeting on December 16, 2013.
5. Old and Ongoing Business:
A. South Street update: Waivers for right of way easements were discussed. Vermont AOT has reviewed the language and has updated them.
B. Budget items were discussed and worked on.
6. Administrative Assistant Report:
A. See the written report submitted for discussion points.
7. Other Business:
A. Skip Brown made a motion to sign the order #14-11 and pay the bills associated with said order. The motion was seconded, all in attendance so voted and the motion carried.
– Anne Zolotas a motion to adjourn 9:30 pm. The motion was seconded, all in attendance so voted and the motion carried.
Respectfully submitted, Approved by,
Graham Brown Chris Herrick, Chair