Open Space Committee ~ Virtual

Event Date: 
Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 4:00pm

Open Space Committee Meeting

June 8 ,2021 at 4:00 pm

Zoom Meeting
This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom Video Conference, in accordance with the temporary suspension and enhancement of the Open Meeting Law requirements by Governor Baker. Instructions for a Zoom video conference meeting, which also allows phone dial-in, are given below.
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Welcome/ Introductions

Public Comment – 4:00-4:05 PM

Corrections to agenda / Adopt agenda

Approve minutes of April meeting


Chair – Bruce Hurter

Vice Chair - Tom Slack

Standing Assignments

  • Property Management – Fred Streams/Bruce Hurter
  • Trail Guides – Southey/Jackson
  • Elementary school – Bob Jackson

Liaison Reports

  • WCT – Bruce Hurter
  • Friends of the Herring River – Lynn Southey
  • Housing Partnership – John Cumbler
  • CPC – Bob Jackson
  • NRAB – Tom Slack
  • Access Committee- Hurter

Old Business

  • Review grant information and reconsider 5 Year Plan.  Writer has been found for 5 Year Plan and the grant. Discuss funding,, next steps.  Need for LAND program property Search for new Chairman; Need for titles on properties in Cons Com Care 

Properties for consideration

  • Map 30 -186, wetlands in Blackfish Creek, and Map 42-137, wetlands at end of Bayberry Trail, are to be included in TM Warrant in 2021 for transfer of care and custody to Cons Com.

Other properties for consideration, and new properties for sale:

  • Map 29 - 400 and 505 to CCC;
  • Map 36 parcels 288, 289; Easement on Agger property 41-178.1. Pyles’ property on Map 42 has decreased asking price. Will follow.                                                                                                             

New Business.                                                                                                                                   

Review access issues. Are there projects in which to become involved?                                    

Replacement for Bob on CPC, Trail Guides, Elementary School                                                                    

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