Selectboard Agenda for Wednesday December 13, 2017

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING
MONKTON TOWN HALL
AGENDA
SPECIAL MEETING – LAND USE TRAINING
DATE: Wednesday December 13, 2017

  •  CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM
  • INTRODUCTIONS:
    • Members of Planning Commission, Development Review Board and Zoning Administrator invited to attend.  Members of the public are also welcome.
  • TRAINING:.
    • Carl Andeer from VLCT will hold a Land Use Training for members of the Town directly involved in land use.
  • ADJOURNMENT
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Selectboard Agenda for Monday December 11, 2017

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING
MONKTON TOWN HALL
AGENDA
DATE: Monday December 11, 2017

  • CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM
  • ATTENDANCE
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • REGULAR BUSINESS:  7:10 – 7:30
    • APPROVE MINUTES
    • REVIEW AND APPROVE CHECK WARRANTS
    • REVIEW AND APPROVE OVERWEIGHT PERMITS, ETC.
    • PUBLIC COMMENT (Guests)  – 15 minutes
  • NEW BUSINESS:
    • ENERGY COMMITTEE APPOINTMENT -10 min
    • ZONING ADMINISTRATOR RECRUITMENT PROCESS – 5 min
  • OLD BUSINESS:.
    • BUDGET DISCUSSION – 20 min.
    • PERSONNEL POLICY UPDATE – 10 min
    • UPD DISCUSSION – 10 min
    • FIRE STATION ADDITION STATUS – 10 min
  • OTHER BUSINESS:
    • DETERMINE TIME/DATE OF NEXT MEETING
  • ADJOURNMENT
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Vermont Gas filing for proposed Monkton Gate Station

Documents filed by Vermont Gas as part of their filing for a Certificate of Public Good for the Monkton Gate Station have been downloaded from the Public Utility Commission website and added to the Vermont Gas page under Town Info.

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Selectboard Agenda for Monday November 27, 2017

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING

MONKTON TOWN HALL
AGENDA
DATE: Monday November 27, 2017

  • CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM
  • ATTENDANCE
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • REGULAR BUSINESS:  7:10 – 7:30
    • APPROVE MINUTES
    • REVIEW AND APPROVE CHECK WARRANTS
    • REVIEW AND APPROVE OVERWEIGHT PERMITS, ETC.
    • PUBLIC COMMENT (Guests)  – 15 minutes Continue reading
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Public Notice of Nuisance Dog Hearing

Town of Monkton

Public Notice of Nuisance Dog Hearing

Notice is hereby given that the Monkton Selectboard will hold a Nuisance Dog Hearing on Thursday December 7, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at Town Hall to hear evidence and take testimony regarding reports of nuisance behavior of dogs either owned by residents at 116 Cattail Lane in the Town of Monkton or being boarded there.

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Closed for Thanksgiving

The Monkton Town Office will be CLOSED Thursday 11/23 and Friday 11/24 for Thanksgiving.

We will reopen normal business hours on Monday 11/27.

Happy Thanksgiving to Everyone

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Selectboard Agenda for Monday November 13, 2017

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING
MONKTON TOWN HALL
AGENDA
DATE: Monday November 13, 2017

  • CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM
  • ATTENDANCE
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • REGULAR BUSINESS:  7:10 – 7:30
    • APPROVE MINUTES
    • REVIEW AND APPROVE CHECK WARRANTS
    • REVIEW AND APPROVE OVERWEIGHT PERMITS, ETC.
    • PUBLIC COMMENT (Guests)  – 15 minutes
  • NEW BUSINESS:
    • HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT UPDATE – 10 min.
    • ANAC APPOINTMENT – 5 min.
    • APPOINT AGENT TO DEED REAL ESTATE – 5 min
    • BUILDING COMMITTEE UPDATE – 5 min
    • ASSIGN HRA BENEFIT MANAGER – WAGE WORKS – 5 min
    • REVIEW NUISANCE DOG HEARING MINUTES – 10 min
    • NUISANCE DOG HEARING DISCUSSION – 15 min.
    • UPD HEARING MINUTES – 5 min
    • UPD DISCUSSION – 10 min
  • OLD BUSINESS:.
    • ROTAX ROAD DAMAGE / OPERATING UNPERMITTED TRUCKS – 10 min
    • PERSONNEL POLICY UPDATE – 10 min
  • OTHER BUSINESS:
    • DETERMINE TIME/DATE OF NEXT MEETING
  • ADJOURNMENT

 

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Selectboard Agenda for Monday October 23, 2017

MONKTON SELECTBOARD MEETING
MONKTON TOWN HALL
AGENDA
DATE: Monday October 23, 2017

  • CALL TO ORDER: 7:00 PM
  • ATTENDANCE
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • REGULAR BUSINESS:  7:10 – 7:30
    • APPROVE MINUTES
    • REVIEW AND APPROVE CHECK WARRANTS
    • REVIEW AND APPROVE OVERWEIGHT PERMITS, ETC.
    • PUBLIC COMMENT (Guests)  – 15 minutes

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Notice of Public Hearing on UPD Amendments

Town of Monkton Notice
of Public Hearing

On the Proposed Amendments
to the Unified Planning Document

 The Monkton Selectboard will hold a public Hearing at 7:30  PM, October 30, 2017 at the Monkton Fire Station (3747 States Prison Hollow Road), to take public testimony on the proposed Amendments to the Unified Planning Document.  There will be an informational session from 7:00 to 7:30PM on October 30. 2017 at the Fire House prior to the public
hearing.

The Selectboard will discuss and vote on any proposed changes after this Public Hearing. Continue reading

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Notice of Adoption of Animal Control Ordinance

NOTICE OF ORDINANCE ADOPTION AND OF RIGHT TO PETITION

Notice is hereby given by the Town of Monkton Selectboard of the adoption on October 9, 2017 of an ordinance regulating dogs and wolf-hybrids for the Town of Monkton.

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: It is the purpose of this ordinance to regulate the keeping of dogs and wolf hybrids and to provide for their leashing, muzzling, restraint, impoundment and destruction and their running at large, so as to protect the public health and safety of the Town and the quiet enjoyment of its residents’ homes and properties.

PRINCIPAL PROVISIONS: The ordinance designates regulations with regards to dogs and wolf-hybrids and establishes provisions and procedures for enforcement of the ordinance.

LIST OF SECTION HEADINGS OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE:

Section 1 – Authority
Section 2 – Purpose
Section 3 – Definitions
Section 4 – Nuisances
Section 5 – Collar and License
Section 6 – Enforcement
Section 7 – Penalties and Costs
Section 8 – Impoundment
Section 9 – Investigation of Vicious Dogs
Section 10 – Potentially Vicious Dogs
Section 11 – Other Laws
Section 12 – Severability
Section 13 – Effective Date

The full text of the proposed ordinance may be examined at the Town Offices during normal Town Office hours. Selectboard Chair Stephen Pilcher may be contacted at 453-3800 if there are questions concerning the ordinance.

NOTICE OF RIGHT TO PETITION: 24 V.S.A. § 1973 provides that not less than five percent (5%) of the qualified voters of the municipality may petition for a vote on the question of disapproving an ordinance if presented to the Board of Selectmen or the Town Clerk within forty-four (44) days (before November 21, 2017) following the date of adoption of the ordinance by the Board of Selectman. Reference is made to 24 V.S.A. § 1973 for more particulars concerning this right to petition. If no petition is filed within this time period, the ordinance will become effective on January 1, 2018.

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