Tamworth Selectmen Meeting | September 19, 2019

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Meeting Notes

NE Solar Garden; Tamworth Recycling Project; Payment in Lieu of Taxes; Select: MORE:


ROLL: William Farnum, Melanie Streeter, Rebecca Mason, Dan Poirier, Aaron Ricker


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0:00:01

FIRE- RESCUE ACTIVITY REPORT: Fire Truck lettering; Booster pump; Regional ambulance committee; Freeze alarm event;


0:03:12

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE REPORT: Carroll County Broadband Group meeting; Lakes Region Planning Commission; Broadband mapping;


0:04:28

FRIENDS OF THE TOWNHOUSE COMMITTEE REPORT: Tamworth Foundation grant;


0:05:33

TAMWORTH RECYCLING PROJECT UPDATE: Glass and tin; Recycling cleaning; Planet Aid Box; Tuftonboro transfer station;


0:09:44

MOTION: Farnum, to call Planet Aid and have them deliver a clothing collection container to the transfer station.


SECOND: Poirier


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


0:10:00

TAMWORTH RECYCLING PROJECT: Recycling cost savings; Accepting donations; Grants; Transfer station baler; Shredder;


0:15:00

NE SOLAR GARDEN, Solar PILOT agreement request: Andrew Kellar; Portsmouth NH; Eversource transmission right of way; 1 MW to 5 MW legislation; Governor's sustained veto HB365; Community solar projects; Landfill installations; Leases; Payment In Liu Of Tax (PILT) agreement; Renewable energy projects; Alteration of terrain permits; Public Utilities Commission (PUC); Current use parcels; Pine Tree Power: Project timeline examples; Survey work; Wetlands; Department of Revenue oversight; 2040; Methodology of taxation; Land lease caps; Building permit cost basis; Assessed values; 1 MW approx. $2,000.000.00; Maple Rd.; Attorney review request;


0:29:50

MOTION: Poirier, attorney review of NE Solar Garden proposal.


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


0:30:01

NE SOLAR GARDEN: Tamworth land fill installation; Tin Mountain; Browns-fields; Milton Landfill; Hillsboro landfill; Laconia project; Farmington landfill; Winchester landfill; Epping superfund sites;


0:33:37

MS434: Estimated Revenue;


0:35:20

DEPARTMENT HEADS ATTENDING SELECTMEN MEETINGS: Budget work session scheduling;


0:59:56

MOTION: Poirier, to approve the sealed non public: 9/5/19


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason ABSTAIN; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:01:51

MOTION: Poirier, to approve the pubic minutes: 9/5/19


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:02:05

MOTION: Poirier, to approve the pubic work session minutes: 9/12/19


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker ABSTAIN; Poirier ABSTAIN;


1:02:34

MOTION: Poirier, to approve a driveway application permit request: Map 410 Lot 39- Paige Hill Rd.


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:02:53

MOTION: Poirier, to approve: intent to cut wood or timber: Map 415-560 Lot 39 Access: Depot Rd.


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:03:16

MOTION: Poirier, to approve: Driveway application: Map 208 Lot 40; Whittier Rd.;


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:03:30

MOTION: Poirier, to approve: non public session: 9/5/19 Session #2


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason ABSTAIN; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:04:30

MOTION: Poirier, to approve: non public session: 9/5/19 Session #3


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason ABSTAIN; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:04:51

MOTION: Poirier, to approve: Manifest signature form: Payroll: 9/26/19: $28,374.30


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:05:22

MOTION: Poirier, to approve: Manifest signature form: 9/20/19: Accounts payable: $288,693.42


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:06:05

PUBLIC COMMENTS: Budget committee meetings; Town revaluation 2019; Statistical market analysis; Tax bill letters; Tax assessing process;


1:12:20

SELECTMEN REPORTS AND COMMENTS: Mason: Regional Ambulance agreement meetings; Carroll County Broadband group meeting; Wakefield; Broadband webinar; Sewer Commission meeting;


1:15:50

SELECTMEN REPORTS AND COMMENTS: Ricker: Tamworth Conservation Commission; PineTree Power water discharges; Metals markets;


1:16:55

SELECTMEN REPORTS AND COMMENTS: Farnum: Municipal Building Committee meeting; Sewer Commissioners meeting;


1:17:44

SELECTMEN REPORTS AND COMMENTS: Streeter: Town House events; Library; Eric Burbank checks Jeep;


1:19:06

SELECTMEN REPORTS AND COMMENTS: Poirier: Veterans Day events 2019; Military displays; NH National Guard; Old veterans committee funds;


1:22:50

TOWN ADMINISTRATOR REPORT: McWhirter: $120.00 donation to Economic Development Committee: Helium;


1:23:02

MOTION: Poirier, to accept the $120.00 donation to EDC: Helium;


SECOND: Mason


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;


1:23:20

TOWN ADMINISTRATOR REPORT: McWhirter: Graig's Way- Main St. lighting; Mission Statements; Non profits; Town Office floor maintenance; Computer upgrade issues; Old landfill; Diesel prices; Troop B; Off road diesel; Policies; Job descriptions; PILOT non profit visits; Employee personnel non public;


1:35:20

MOTION: Mason, to adjourn: 6:35 pm


SECOND: Farnum


VOTE: Streeter Y; Farnum Y; Mason Y; Ricker Y; Poirier Y;

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