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Public Notices - March 16, 2013

Mar 20, 2013

Legal Notice
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 Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 5:00 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. McMellon, Charles and Tobee. Plat 16, Lot 44-1. Application for a Special Use Permit under Section 306(E) and Section 406 and for a Variance from Section 306(C) for construction of an addition to a single family dwelling.
2. Battyville, LLC. Plat 4, Lot 32 unit 3. Application for a Variance from Sections 113(c)(1) and 306 (c) to increase the height of a prior existing non conforming accessory use building.

 

Public Notice
INVITATION TO BID

Separate sealed Bids will be received by the Town of New Shoreham, Block Island, RI for the Furnishing and Installation of One (1) Prefabricated Bathroom Facility at Ball O’Brien Park, on or before 1:00 P.M. on March 18, 2013 at the office of the Town Manager, Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island, Rhode Island and will be opened and read in public.
Specifications for the Furnishing and Installation of One (1) Prefabricated Bathroom Facility at Ball O’Brien Park may be obtained at the office of James J. Geremia & Associates, Inc., 272 West Exchange St., Suite 201, Providence, RI between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday, after March 1, 2013.
All Bids must be submitted and clearly marked:
(Sealed Bid): FURNISHING AND INSTALLATION OF ONE (1) PREFABRICATED BATHROOM FACILITY AT BALL O’BRIEN PARK
Bids must be enclosed in an opaque envelope addressed to:
Town Manager
Town Hall
P.O. Drawer 220
Block Island, Rhode Island   02807
No Bidder may withdraw his Bid within one hundred twenty (120) days after the scheduled closing time for receipt of Bid.
The Town of New Shoreham reserves the right to reject any/all Bids, waive any informalities in the Bids received, and to accept the Bid deemed most favorable to the interest of the Town.
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk (401-466-3200) three (3) business days prior to the Bid opening.
Minority business enterprises as defined by R.I. General Laws Section 37-14.1-3 shall have the maximum opportunity to participate in the performance of Subcontracts performed under this agreement.  The Contractor will take all reasonable steps in accordance with the regulations promulgated under Chapter 37-14.1 of the Rhode Island General Laws to ensure that minority business enterprises have the maximum opportunity to compete for and perform subcontracts under this agreement.
Date: March 1, 2013    
Nancy O. Dodge
Town Manager
New Shoreham, RI

 

Public Notice
INVITATION TO BID

Separate sealed Bids will be received by the TOWN OF NEW SHOREHAM for Furnishing Materials for a Picnic Shelter at Ball O’Brien Park for the Town of New Shoreham, RI, on or before 1:00 P.M. on March 18, 2013 at the office of the Town Manager, Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island, Rhode Island and will be opened and read in public.
Specifications for Furnishing Materials for a Picnic Shelter at Ball O’Brien Park for the Town of New Shoreham, RI may be obtained at the office of James J. Geremia & Associates, Inc., 272 West Exchange St., Suite 201, Providence, RI between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday, after March 1, 2013.
All Bids must be submitted and clearly marked:
(Sealed Bid): FURNISHING MATERIALS FOR A PICNIC SHELTER AT BALL O’BRIEN PARK FOR THE TOWN OF NEW SHOREHAM, RI”
Bids must be enclosed in an opaque envelope addressed to:
Town Manager
Town Hall
P.O. Drawer 220
Block Island, Rhode Island   02807
No Bidder may withdraw his Bid within one hundred twenty (120) days after the scheduled closing time for receipt of Bid.
The Town of New Shoreham reserves the right to reject any/all Bids, waive any informalities in the Bids received, and to accept the Bid deemed most favorable to the interest of the Town.
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk (401-466-3200) three (3) business days prior to the Bid opening.
Date: March 1, 2013
Nancy O. Dodge
Town Manager
New Shoreham, RI

 

Public Notice
Notice of Public Hearing
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island
Proposed Amendment to New Shoreham’s Revised Ordinances
Motor Vehicles for Hire

The Town Council has scheduled a public hearing to consider changes to the Town’s General Ordinances Chapter 8 Licenses and Business Regulations, Article VII Motor Vehicles for Hire
Section 164(b) Application for license; qualifications of applicants.  Section 8-164 was advertised in its entirety in the March 2, 2013 Block Island Times.  The proposed additions appear in italics (like this).
Sec. 8-164. - Application for license; qualifications of applicants.
(a) (no changes)
(b) The commission on motor vehicles for hire shall maintain a waiting list of those who wish to be considered for a license as they become available and shall provide the names of those on the list who continue meeting the criteria set forth in subsection (c) of this section to the council on an annual basis.  In the event that a person on the waiting list dies prior to a license becoming available, the decedent’s legally married spouse shall be entitled to be placed on the list, at the same position, if within 30 days of the date of death they so notify the commission of this election, and further provided that the surviving spouse is otherwise qualified as set forth in subsection (c).  
(c) and (e) (no changes)
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. the Town Council will hold a public hearing at Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island, at which time all persons for or against may be heard and the Town Council may act on this proposal and/or amendments hereto.
Attest: Fiona Fitzpatrick
Town Clerk
Proposal posted: February 27, 2013
Hearing: March 20, 2013
Date adopted:
Amendment posted:    
Effective date:

 

Public Notice
Public Hearing Annual PHA Plan

Rhode Island Housing’s Annual PHA Plan, which identifies the needs, strategies, and priorities of the Section 8 Tenant Based Program for 2013, is available for review. There will be a public hearing on the following date:
Greenville Public Library
573 Putnam Pike
Greenville, Rhode Island 02828
March 19, 2013 at 11:00 AM

For More Information or to comment, contact Carlos Hernandez at (401) 457-1223, 401-450-1371/TTY or CHernandez@RhodeIslandHousing.org. An interpreter for anyone with hearing impairments will be made available upon request.

 

Public Notice
Electric Utilities Task Group
Monday, March 18, 2013
PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE
Town Hall, Old Town Road
10:30 a.m.

1.  Public Input
2.  Approve minutes of Feb. 11, 2013 meeting
3.  Deepwater Decommissioning
4.  Deepwater Update
5.  Streetlight Analysis
6.  BIPCO’s PUC Filing re: Net Metering
7.  Analysis of Generating Alternatives.
8.  Next meeting:  April 15, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.
Individuals requesting services for the hearing impaired must call (401) 466-3200 forty-eight
hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711

 

Public Notice
TOWN OF NEW SHOREHAM
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Seasonal positions with no benefits in the Recreation Department: Camp Director 20-30 hrs/wk, $15.00-$18.00/hr, responsible for the day to day operations of Camp Mohegan. Camp Counselor 25 hrs/wk, $10.27-$13.75/hr, assist Camp Director in the day to day operations of Camp Mohegan; Beach Manager up to 40 hrs/wk, $15.00 -$18.00/hr, responsible for the day to day operations at the Town Beach. Lifeguard up to 40 hrs/wk, $10.27-$13.75/hr, monitor activities of swimmers and prevent illegal conduct. Rental Person up to 40 hrs/wk, $8.00-$12.00/hr, daily set up and storage of rental equipment, keeping beach pavilion and area clean.  
For further information and job description please contact Recreation Director Robert Closter, at P.O. Box 220, Block Island, RI 02807 @ (401) 466-3223; or email: recreationdirector@new-shoreham.com.  Applications are available at Town Hall and at www.new-shoreham.com.   Please return application to the Town Manager’s Office by April 5, 2013 @ 3:00 pm.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
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3/13/2013
Posted
3/13/2013

 

Public Notice
Historic District Commission Meeting
Monday, March 18, 2013
Town Hall Meeting Room, Old Town Road
7:00 pm
AGENDA

A. Call to Order
C. Approval of Minutes
D. Final Review:
1. Willam D. and Dorothy M. Smith. Plat 6, Lot 84. Application by William Smith for a window replacement.
2. Island Enterprises Inc. Plat 8, Lot 84-6. Application for the Spring House Annex by Glen S. Fontecchio for installation of condensing units for air conditioning and screening of plants.
3. Island Enterprises Inc. Plat 8, Lot 84-6. Application for the Spring House Barn by Glen S. Fontecchio for modifications to approved design.
4. Block Island Land Trust. Plat 7, Lot 1-1. Application by Barbara A. MacMullen to construct retaining wall in connection with public access way to the shore.
E. BI Housing, LLC. Plat 8, Lot 219-2. ADVISORY Opinion request by the Building Official to construct a new single family residential structure.
F. Old Business
1. Gary & Grace Doyon. Plat 5, Lot 4. Corrected site plan showing proper footprint of house.
2. Island Enterprises Inc. Plat 8, Lot 84-6. Approval subject to the revision of changes for each elevation.
G. Adjournment
*Individuals requesting interpreter services for the Hearing Impaired must call 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711 Posted 3/13/2013 tlc

 

Public Notice  
INVITATION TO BID

Separate sealed Bids will be received by the Town of New Shoreham, RI for:  a new 060 TPO White -Membrane Roofing System on the Town Beach Pavilion on or before 10:30 AM on Friday, March 29, 2013  at the office of the Town Manager, Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island, RI and will be opened and read aloud.
Specifications may be obtained by calling (401) 466-3213 or by email; townmanager@new-shoreham.com or the town’s website @ www.new-shoreham.com.
All bids must be submitted and clearly marked:
(Sealed Bid):   Town Beach Pavilion roof
Bids must be enclosed in an opaque envelope addressed to:  
Nancy O. Dodge
Town Manager
P.O. Box 220
Block Island, RI 02807
No Bidder may withdraw his Bid within ninety (90) days after the scheduled closing time for receipt of Bid.
The Town reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, waive any informalities in the Bids received, and to accept the Bid deemed most favorable to the interest of the Town.
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk (401-466-3200) three (3) business days prior to the Bid opening.  EOE
March 8, 2013

Nancy O. Dodge
Town Manager

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