MINUTES OF SITE VISIT
SEPTEMBER 22, 2008
GRIMES HILL ROAD
Selectboard: Joe Mandell, Guy Wachtel, Gary Katz, Piet van Loon
Also Present: Todd Lawley, Shannon Meckle, Michael Whigham, Ed Druke
Gary called the meeting to order at 9:00 a.m.
The board reviewed the Access Permit Application and measured the sight
The site distance was estimated to be between 150’ and 225.’
Discussion ensued regarding the viability of cutting the edge of the
bank that decreased sight distance. It was the consensus of those present
that this would destabilize the bank, causing problems for Grimes Hill
A motion was made by Guy Wachtel to approve the Access Permit Application
with the condition that a Hidden Drive Left Sign be ordered by the town
at the applicant’s expense, and would be installed by the town.
The motion was seconded by Piet van Loon. The motion passed unanimously.
A motion was made by Guy Wachtel to adjourn the Site Visit at 9:32
a.m. to be reconvened at 10:00 at Parish Hill Road to look at a drainage
issue. The motion was seconded by Piet van Loon. The motion passed unanimously.
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