Minutes: June 17, 2019

Prior to the Call to Order - new members Cara Brown and Cathy Sawoszczyk were sworn in by Mayor Harry Shortway.

CALL TO ORDER: 7:05 p.m.

STATEMENT OF COMPLIANCE

Pursuant to the Open Public Meetings Act, Chapter 231, PL 1975, adequate notice as defined in Section 3D of Chapter 231, PL 1975 of this regular meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 29, 2019 by delivering to the press such notice and posting same at the municipal building and filed with the office of the township clerk as well as posted on the township website.

SALUTE TO THE FLAG

ROLL CALL

Cara Brown (CB) Present
Mike Cheski (MC) Present
Angela Erichsen (AE) Present
Cathy Sawoszczyk (CS) Present
Craig Williams - Chair (CW) Present

First Order of Business - CW elected as Chair - Motion by AE, Second MC - Unanimous

Second Order of Business - Open discussion by members re: backgrounds and experiences

PUBLIC COMMENT

Public was present - but no comments were offered.

LAND USE BOARD LIAISON REPORT

CW had no report other than to indicate recent LUB meetings have been canceled due to no applications

NEW BUSINESS

A plan review of LU# 6-19-5; Paul Romano was conducted resulting in no comment to be forwarded to the LUB.

OLD BUSINESS

The status of the NRI update was discussed briefly. The takeaway was that a grant application to ANJEC was appropriate and necessary. Cara Brown will look into mapping.

3 Silver Spruce dumping was discussed briefly - the focus being to closely follow the upcoming court proceedings.

A proposal to forward a recommendation to ban some plastics was discussed, with sample bans from various municipalities. MC will present a modified proposal at our next meeting.

Garbage disposal regulations proposal from MC to minimize bear/resident conflicts will be presented next meeting.

APPROVAL OF MAY 20, 2019 MINUTES

No minutes were presented for approval.

ADJOURNMENT: 8:55 p.m.