ROCK HALL TOWN COUNCIL MEETING REPORT

UTILITIES BOARD & WORKSHOP

December 4, 2017

UTILITIES MEETING

Present: Jones, Kuechler, Andrews, Edwards, Nesspor (Fithian, MacLeod, Loller, Parry)

ACTIONS TAKEN BY VOTE TO:

  • Approve agenda
  • Approve October 30 Utilities Board meeting minutes
  • Cancel January 1 Utilities Board meeting

OTHER

  • Water auditors (Maryland Rural Water Association) preparing findings so far on water loss and recommendations for remedial action(s); next they’ll audit water losses for 2017

WORKSHOP MEETING

 ACTIONS TAKEN BY VOTE TO:

  • Approve agenda as amended
  • Approve October 30 Workshop meeting minutes
  • Agree to have Town “charter” (sponsor) a Cub Scout group
  • Approve Fithian/Loller recommendation for Town’s new Assistant Clerk-Treasurer (TBA after person has accepted)
  • Cancel Council meeting on December 14 and Workshop on January 1; next Regular meeting on January 11

OTHER

  • MacLeod presented his interpretation of November 1 opinion by Open Meetings Compliance Board
  • Parry reported on status of grant application for Bayside sidewalk and opportunity to get grant to convert Main Street lights to LED

Compiled by Gren Whitman

FULL MEETING CAN BE VIEWED @

http://townhallstreams.com/stream.php?location_id=31&id=14268

 

ROCK HALL TOWN COUNCIL MEETING REPORT 11/9/17

REGULAR MEETING  November 9, 2017

Present: Jones, Kuechler, Andrews, Edwards, Nesspor (plus Fithian, Sutton, Parry)

ACTIONS TAKEN BY VOTE TO:

  • Approve agenda
  • Approve Ordinance 2017-06 public hearing minutes
  • Approve minutes of October 12 meeting
  • Keep three benches at Sharp and Main until property question is settled
  • Have attorney update language in Ordinances 2017-02 and 2017-03 and then schedule for Council consideration and action

ACTIONS TAKEN WITHOUT VOTE TO:

  • Postpone Catholic Ave. project until spring (warm weather)
  • Approve Town staff to have off December 27-29 (except necessities and emergencies)
  • Approve Jen Barnes, Mark Einstein, Brian Nesspor to take steps as they see fit to look into Rock Hall harbor channel dredging

OTHER

  • Parry reports state has OK’d benches at Town beach at no extra cost because located in sustainable community
  • Parry will investigate grant prospects for fixing Municipal Building (full grant report at Town office)
  • On advice of counsel, Jones did not report on Open Meetings violation opinion issued November 1, and did not require Council members to sign copy of opinion and return to Compliance Board

Compiled by Gren Whitman

FULL MEETING CAN BE VIEWED @

http://townhallstreams.com/stream.php?location_id=31&id=13697

 

 

ROCK HALL TOWN COUNCIL MEETING

REGULAR ROCK HALL TOWN COUNCIL MEETING

THURSDAY  NOVEMBER  9th @ 7:30 pm  in the Municipal Building

See you there or live stream @  http://townhallstreams.com/towns/rock_hall_md

 

ROCK HALL TOWN COUNCIL MEETING REPORT

UTILITIES BOARD & WORKSHOP

October 30, 2017

UTILITIES MEETING

Present: Jones, Kuechler, Andrews, Edwards, Nesspor (plus Fithian, Thomas)

ACTIONS TAKEN BY VOTE TO:

  • Approve agenda.
  • Approve minutes of October 2 meeting.
  • Approve sewer credit request for trailer park.
  • Approve sewer hookup request for Rock Hall Landing.

ACTIONS TAKEN WITHOUT VOTE TO:

  • Accept sewer allocation report as presented (no change).

 WORKSHOP MEETING

 ACTIONS TAKEN BY VOTE TO:

  • Approve agenda as amended.
  • Approve minutes of October 2 meeting.
  • Conditionally approve agreement for small wireless facility.

OTHER

  • Jones announced the Parks and Recreation Department plan for a hat parade only on New Years Eve.
  • Fithian will provide cost estimate for repairs after Municipal Building inspection report has been completed/submitted to Town.
  • Main Street Manager Meg Parry will attend November 9 Council meeting to explain why State cannot reimburse Town for five benches installed at beach ($5,000).
  • Ordinances Nos. 2017-02 (Special Events) and 2017-03 (Licensing) tabled on May 1 will be on November 9 meeting agenda.

Compiled by Gren Whitman

FULL MEETING CAN BE VIEWED @ http://townhallstreams.com/stream.php?location_id=31&id=13696

The Secret that Kills… Wednesday, October 25th

Want to Learn more about opioids and the serious addiction crisis in Kent County? The statistics are staggering.
Be at the Rock Hall Firehouse at 6 pm, Wednesday October 25th and bring a friend.
Professional speakers and family members will engage in conversation to get and keep people talking about this opiate scourge.
If you or someone you know needs help or you want to be more informed…PLEASE attend this meeting to help our community, your friends or your loved ones.

Be sure to click on the link below to read interview with Betty Ann Glenn who is the person instrumental in putting this program together for our community.

http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/kent_county_news/spotlight/article_ec7a61ee-1f1f-5229-92b5-86baceae8135.html

and…please.. please… share this post…..THANKS

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