Becket Zoning Board of Appeals
Tuesday, May 6th, 2008
Board Members Present : Sue Schneider;Chairperson, Joshua Lombard , Donald Munger;Vice Chairperson, James Grady
Board Members Absent: Madeleine Swindlehurst;clerk., Marc Burgwardt, Robert Gorden.
Members of the Public Present: None
Meeting called to order: 7:12 p.m. Ms. Susan Schneider calls the meeting to order.
Approval of April 1 , 2008 Meeting Minutes – Chairman, Susan Schneider solicits for a motion to approve. Mr. Lombard makes a motion to approve the April 1, 2008 meeting minutes. Mr. Munger seconds motion. Unanimous approval.
Public Participation- none
Information Packets- John Engels, 210 Goodwin Road, Assessor Map 210 Lot 20. Information packets are handed out to all board members present. Mr. Lombard indicates that he is familiar with the current building and that the applicant has come before the Conservation Commission and does have their approval. Mr. Lombard explains that Berkshire Engineering has taken care of any water/drainage problems that were of concern. Mr. Munger and Mr. Grady inquire about the septic system. Mr. Lombard confirms that the board of health has looked at the septic design.
Safety belt policy- Town of Becket, safety belt policy was passed out to all members present. Mrs. Schneider reads policy aloud. Board members signed and dated policies to be returned to the selectmen.
Budget Review- Budget read and reviewed.
Correspondence- All correspondence read and reviewed. At this time,Mrs. Schneider requests that board elections be added to the agenda for next month’s meeting Mrs. Schneider requests that this be placed on the agenda prior to the hearing scheduled , so that the various board positions can be decided prior to the opening of the hearing scheduled.
Mr. Munger makes a motion to adjourn. Mr. Lombard seconds motion. Meeting is adjourned at 8:00pm.
Schedule next meeting for Tuesday June 3rd, 2008.
Susan Schneider, Chair
Joshua Lombard, Alternate member