Selectboard Meeting Minutes – 2/23/17

TOWN OF WALPOLE

MEETING OF THE SELECTBOARD

February 23, 2017

 

Selectboard Present: Steve Dalessio (Chair), Peggy Pschirrer, Whitney Aldrich

 

CALL TO ORDER: Mr. Dalessio called this Selectboard meeting to order at 6:30 PM in the Walpole Town Hall.  He advised that this meeting is being recorded and asked anyone wishing to speak to identify themselves for the record.  There were no people in attendance.

Accounts Payable:

Mrs. Pschirrer moved to approve the Accounts Payable check register in the amount of $10,936.05 for checks issued February 24, 2017. Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor.

Payroll:

Mrs. Pschirrer moved to approve the Payroll Register in the amount of $24,335.53 for checks dated 2/24/17 and the 941 Payroll Tax Transfer in the amount of $5,537.82.  Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor.

 

Selectboard Meeting Minutes:

  1. Pschirrer moved to approve the Selectboard Minutes of February 16, 2017. Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor. Mr. Dalessio abstained.
  2. Pschirrer moved to approve the 2017 Annual Budget and Warrant Articles Public Hearing which was held February 16, 2017. Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor. Mr. Dalessio abstained.
  3. Pschirrer moved to approve the Staff Meeting Minutes of February 16, 2017. Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor.

 

Committee Reports:

The Selectboard acknowledges receipt of the minutes of the Conservation Commission Meeting of February 6, 2017. The Board recognizes the Planning Board minutes of February 14, 2017. It should be noted that Bensonwood renovation on the Edwards Lane property was approved and will include a Farm to Table restaurant to be operated by the Casertas. The Planning Board discussed Mr. Gay’s petition that would amend the North Walpole District Zone Board Ordinances. A Public Hearing will be held on March 14, 2017. The Selectboard also recognizes the Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting minutes of February 15, 2015.

 

Property Tax Abatement – Refund:

Mrs. Pschirrer moved to approve the property tax refund for Map and Lot# 020-021-000 in the amount $9.20.  Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor.

 

Veterans’ Tax Credit:

Mrs. Pschirrer moved to approve the application for the Veterans’ Tax Exempt Credit for Map and Lot# 008-110-000. Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor.

 

Building Permits:

Mrs. Pschirrer moved to accept the Building Permit 2017-01 for Map and Lot#012-004-003 as amended.  Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor.

 

New Business:

Mrs. Pschirrer moved to approve the Sidewalk Poetry by Alice Fogel.  Mr. Aldrich seconded, but the vote was 1 Yes, 2 No so the motion did not carry.

 

Non-Public Business:

Motion to enter Non-Public Session was made by Mr. Dalessio seconded by Mr. Aldrich for reason of RSA 91A:3, II (a) (d) at 6:41 PM.

Public session reconvened at 7:05 PM.

 

Recess Selectboard Meeting:

Mr. Dalessio moved to recess this Selectboard meeting.  The Selectboard will enter into a meeting as the Hooper Trustees.  Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor at 7:05 PM.

The Regular Selectboard meeting resumed at 7:14 PM.

 

Mrs. Pschirrer moved to adjourn this meeting.  Mr. Aldrich seconded, and the motion passed with all in favor at 7:14 PM.

 

Respectfully submitted,

Elaine Heleen, Acting Recording Secretary

 

 

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