Ossipee Selectmen Meeting | November 16, 2020

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Meeting Notes

TOWN OFFICES PUBLIC ACCESS: ANGELINI PIT:. -Public comments. TAX RATES:. -Municipal: 5.98 -County: 1.19 -Local education: 7.91 WATER TAX RATES:. -Center Ossipee: 1.62 -Ossipee Corner: 2.16 -West Ossipee: 2.12 WATER/SEWER BILLING:. -Monthly. PHOTO: Recording Secretary: Angela Rizzitano, Town Admin: Matt Sawyer, Selectmen: Martha Eldridge, Sue Simpson.


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MEETING DATE: 11/16/2020


TIME IN: 16:15


ROLL CALL OFFICIALS PRESENT: Selectmen: Martha #Eldridge


ROLL CALL OFFICIALS PRESENT: Selectmen: Sue #Simmons


ROLL CALL OFFICIALS PRESENT: Selectmen: Jonathan #Smith


ROLL CALL OFFICIALS ELECTRONIC: XX


OFFICIALS ABSENT: Selectmen: Jonathan #Smith


TOWN ADMINISTRATOR: Mathew #Sawyer


ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT: Angela #Rizzitano


OTHERS PRESENT: Ed #Comeau, GovernmentOversite-com


NOTE: GOVERNMENTOVERSITE-COM:



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PUBLIC COMMENTS:


Angelini pit; Dunken Lake Rd; Traffic study; Traffic study scope; Vehicle counts; Vehicle weights; Road conditions; Comprehensive traffic impact study; Tax impacts; Town of Effingham; Easement; Tax revenue; Property sales; Tax assessments; Ossipee Planning Board; Federal highway funds; Truck vehicle size; Gravel pit hours of operation; Weight limits; Road maintenance costs; Town beach access; Bonding; Court actions;


0:14:30

MOTIONER: Eldridge


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve the Check voucher totals


WEEK ENDING: 11/07/2020


PAY DATE: 11/10/2020


TOTAL PAYROLL: $42,715.00


TOTAL ACCOUNTS PAYABLE: $122,566.01


SECOND: Simpson


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:15:00

2020 TAX RATE:


Municipal: 5.98; County: 1.19; Local education: 7.91; State: 1.97 per thousand of assessed value; Total tax rate: 17.05; Water precincts: Center Ossipee: 1.62; Ossipee Corner: 2.16; West Ossipee: 2.12; Total: 5.90; Auditing Contract;


0:15:52

MOTIONER: Eldridge


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve and sign the 2020 auditing contract; No amount or name of auditor stated.


SECOND: Simpson


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:16:21

CORRESPONDENCE:


New water billing schedule; Letter read into record;


0:17:11

CORRESPONDENCE:


County Commission; 2020 Commissioners draft budget hearing; Letter read into record;


0:19:02

MOTIONER: Eldridge


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve a use of facilities contract


LOCATION: Freight House


ORGANIZATION: Ossipee Concerned Citizens


DATE: 12/15/2020


SECOND: Simpson


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:20:00

MOTIONER: Eldridge


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve a Water/Sewer warrant.


AMOUNT: $40.00


SECOND: Simpson


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:20:34

To accept department budget:


DEPARTMENT: Sewer/Water


TOTAL: $205,300.00


TOTAL: $1,930.00


0:21:00

MOTIONER: Simpson


MOTION DETAILS:


Tax abatement: Current use;


MAP: 000


LOT 000


AMOUNT: $9,035.00


SECOND: Eldridge


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:22:27

MOTIONER: Simpson


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve a application to cut wood or timber


MAP: 019 LOT: 094


TAXES: PAID


OWNER OF RECORD:


LOGGER: Wadsworth


CEMETERY: No


SECOND: Eldridge


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:23:14

MOTIONER: Simpson


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve a Water/Sewer abatement


AMOUNT: $148.80


SECOND: Eldridge


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:24:00

MOTIONER: Simpson


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve a Water/Sewer abatement


AMOUNT: $3,257.17


SECOND: Eldridge


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:24:00

TRANSFER STATION CASH LOG:


Total read into record;


0:25:17

CORRESPONDENCE:


Ossipee Public Library; Alternate appointment;


0:25:59

MOTIONER: Simpson


MOTION DETAILS:


To appoint Lisa Burke; Library Trustee alternate;


SECOND: Eldridge


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:26:30

MOTIONER: Simpson


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve a raffle permit application;


ORGANIZATION: NH Sheriffs Association; Dominic Richardi


SECOND: Eldridge


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:27:15

MOTIONER: Simpson


MOTION DETAILS:


To approve a application to cut wood or timber


MAP: 126 LOT: 018


TAXES: PAID


OWNER OF RECORD: Frank Varney


LOGGER: Frank Varney


CEMETERY: NO


SECOND: Eldridge


DISCUSSION: N


ELDRIDGE: Yes


SIMPSON: Yes


SMITH: Absent


0:28:08

TOWN ADMINISTRATOR ACTIVITY REPORT:


COVID-19; Public meetings closed;


0:29:50

PUBLIC COMMENTS:


Electronic meeting requirements; County Commission draft minutes; 11/17/2020 6:00 pm; Gravel pit hours of operation; Ossipee ordinance; Budget committee meeting schedule; Lakes Region Planning Commission; Regional Impact study; Traffic study;


0:33:55

MOTIONER: Eldridge


MOTION DETAILS:


TO ADJOURN


TIME: 16:49

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