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Posted: December 30, 2006
Planning Commission

AGENDA
Regular Meeting
Tuesday, January 2, 2007

7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 12/5/06
B. Special Meeting - 12/9/06 - Couch Road site insp.

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. Pending Applications
A. Application for Scenic Road Designation for Couch Road

V. Other Business
A. Town of Washington/Potter Farm Proposal/Report from Subcommittee
B. Town of Washington/59 East Shore Road/Boat Ramp and Parking/Referral from Board of Selectmen/Report from Subcommittee

VI. Communications

VII. Public Comment

VIII. Adjournment

Dated 12/29/06

By: Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: December 29, 2006
Conservation Commission
Agenda for Jan. 3, 2007 meeting @ 5PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of Dec. 6, 2006

Election of Officers

Referrals or new projects (Stop in Land Use and Review Applications)
Also, read minutes of Inland Wetlands, Planning and Zoning to be up-to-date on applications.
" Former Glantz Property/RT 202
o Keith Aragi will attend to share their preliminary development plans
" Pappas Offer/159 Litchfield Turnpike
" Potter Farm
o Review of 2 info meetings
o Jan. 6 @ 10 AM/3rd info meeting at Town Hall
" Boat Launch
" Other

Subcommittee Reports:
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling & Pam Osborne
o ArcView Hook Up?
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Greenway - Susan Payne
o River Front Walk - Dick Sears
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank (Now with Zoning/Valerie Friedman)
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Invasives
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Review of proposal for Rural Roadscape Zone Regulations - Kelly Boling
" Report from Planning Commission who initiated this request

Best Development Practices brochure development (Refer to Kelly's 12-05 draft)
" Fieldwork assignment - take photos of "best practices" examples
" And photos of "worst practices" for discussion

Other Business


Posted: December 28, 2006
Legal Notice

The WASHINGTON ZONING COMMISSION has scheduled the following public hearing on Monday, January 22, 2007 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the following Special Permit application:

7:30 p.m. - Town of Washington/59 East Shore Road/Section 6.4.4/ Boat Ramp and Parking

At this hearing interested persons may appear and be heard and written communications will be received. The application is on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 12/27/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: December 27, 2006
Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
December 28, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the December 14, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations
" Resignation of Henry Martin from the Zoning Commission
" Reappointment of Kelly Boling as a regular member of the Conservation Commission until 1/1/10.
" Reappointment of Diane M. Dupuis as an alternate member of the Conservation Commission until 1/1/10.
" Reappointment of William Smith as a regular member of the Historic District Commission until 1/1/12.
" Reappointment of Jane Boyer as an alternate member of the Historic District Commission until 1/1/10.
" Reappointment of Jean Suddaby to the Housing Commission until 1/1/10.
" Reappointment of Tim Cook to the Parks and Recreation Commission until 1/1/10.
" Reappointment of Ray Reich to the Parks and Recreation Commission until 1/1/10.
" Reappointment of Louis Magnoli to the Parks and Recreation Commission until 1/1/10.
" Reappointment of Paul Frank as a regular member of the Planning Commission until 12/31/11.
" Reappointment of Barbara G. Braverman as an alternate member of the Planning Commission until 12/31/09.

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Potter Farm Informational Meeting: Saturday, January 6, 2007, 10:00 a.m. at Town Hall.

7. NEW BUSINESS

8. Adjournment


Posted: December 27, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At A Public Hearing on December 21, 2006 the WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS took the following actions:

APPROVED: ZBA-0625 Request of Richard Lorenti & Andrew Flatt, 137 New Preston Hill Road, petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

DENIED: ZBA-0621 Request of Roberta J. Smith, 31 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (front yard setback), 11.5.1 (lot coverage) and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a garage on existing foundation.

APPROVED: ZBA-0627 Request of Edmund J. & Zemma Mastin White, 6 Parsonage Lane, variance from Zoning Regulations 11.5.1 (lot coverage) and 17.4 (increasing the nonconformity of a non conforming structure) to build a garage granted by variance on September 29, 1988.

Pamela L. Osborne
ZBA Secretary


Posted: December 21, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on December 13, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-53 submitted by the Town of Washington for a boat ramp and parking at 59 East Shore Road with condition and recommendation.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-58A submitted by James Calhoun House, LLC. for an inground pool at 156 Calhoun Street with condition.

DENIED: Application #IW-06-55ATF submitted by Mr. Hochberg to clean out the pond at 15 Couch Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-59 submitted by John Dorr Nature Lab at 220 Nettleton Hollow Road to restore a stream channel with condition.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-60 submitted by the Foothills Group to repair the steps and walkway at 55 West Shore Road.

Dated 12/21/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: December 21, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on December 18, 2006, the Washington Zoning Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: The application submitted by Mr. Betolatti for a first cut at 32 Flirtation Avenue.

Dated 12/21/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: December 16, 2006
AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
December 18, 2006
5:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order

2. Guests:

3. Minutes: November 20, 2006 Regular Meeting

4. Treasurer's Report

5. Tax Collector's Report

6. Financial Reports

7. Old Business:
Report on School Building Construction

8. New Business
Approval of 2007 Meeting Dates
Election of Officers

9. Selectman's Report

10. Adjournment


Posted: December 14, 2006

NOTICE OF MEETING

INFORMATIONAL MEETING and TOUR

Potter Farm Proposition

INFORMATIONAL MEETING
Thursday, December 14, 2006
7:30 p. m.
Saint Andrew's Church
Wheaton Road
Marble Dale

TOUR
Saturday, December 16, 2006
12:00 Noon
Potter Farm*
Washington

*please park on north side of Shearer Road where the tour will begin


Posted: December 14, 2006
Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
December 14, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the November 30, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen.
" Minutes of the December 7, 2006 Special Meeting of the Board of Selectmen.

3. Visitors
" Duncan Woodruff

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Approval of 2007 Meeting Dates

8. Adjournment


Posted: December 12, 2006
Inland Wetlands Commission

AGENDA
Regular Meeting
December 13, 2006
7:00 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING .
I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates
II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda
III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting -11/15/06
B. Regular Meeting - 11/29/06
C. Site Inspection - James Calhoun House/12/6/06
D. Site Inspection - John Dorr Nature Lab/12/6/06
IV. Pending Applications
A Rising/191 West Shore Road/#IW-06-46/Repair Septic System
B. Town of Washington/59 East Shore Road/#IW-06-53/Boat Ramp and Parking
C. Hochberg/15 Couch Road/#IW-06-55ATF/Clean Out Pond
D. James Calhoun House, LLC./156 Calhoun Street/#IW-06-58/Inground Pool
E. John Dorr Nature Lab/___ Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-59/Restore Stream Channel
F. Foothills Group/55 West Shore Road/#IW-06-60/Repair Steps and Walkway
V. New Applications
VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of
Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E.. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
F. Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
G. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting and Soil Disturbance
H. Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, and Soil Disturbance
I Plourde/33 East Shore Road/Unauthorized Clear Cutting
J. Yourwith/259 New Milford Turnpike/Unauthorized Excavation and Installation of Drain
K. Bowles/52 Carmel Hill Road/Unauthorized Construction
L. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent
VII. Other Business
A. Revision of Regulations
VIII. Communications
X. Adjournment

Dated 12/11/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: December 12, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on November 29, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Revisions to Permit #IW-06-33 issued to Steep Rock Assn. for a bridge at 147 Sabbaday Lane.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-58 submitted by Ms. Klauer for a temporary wetlands crossing at 102 East Street.

DENIED: Application #IW-06-57E submitted by Mrs. Reinhardt for an exemption for landscaping at 10 Perkins Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-54 submitted by Mr. Betalotti for a first cut at 32 Flirtation Avenue with condition.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-56 submitted by the Mayflower Inn, Inc. to repair the Brook House septic system at 118 Woodbury Road with condition.

Dated 12/11/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: December 11, 2006

WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, December 11, 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room

AGENDA

I. Call to Order

II. Minutes of November 13, 2006 Meeting

III. Privilege of the Floor

IV. Visitors / Public Comment

V. Inclusion of Items Not on Agenda

VI. Senior Housing Survey
A. Initial Totals & Modifications
1. Raw data presentation
2. Subtotals
B. Cataloging & Evaluation of Comments
C. Initial Outline for Report
1. Format
2. Dissemination

VII. Deed Restrictions
A. Updates
1. Ellsworth Apartments
2. Starberry Farm
B. Incentive Proposal
1. Possible Recommendations for Tax Abatements

VIII. Adjourn


Posted: December 7, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION will conduct a Public Hearing in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT on Monday, December 18, 2006, at 7:30PM to consider the following application for a Certificate of Appropriateness:

Dedell, Shapiro /156 Calhoun Street /swimming pool w/fence

At this Hearing interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The application is on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT.

Dated December 7, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


Posted: December 6, 2006

BOARD OF SELECTMEN

Special Meeting
December 7, 2006
5:00 p.m.

Selectmen's Office
Bryan Memorial Town Hall

Agenda

Call to Order

Awarding of bid for Playground Equipment

Adjournment


Posted: December 2, 2006
Planning Commission

AGENDA
Regular Meeting
Tuesday, December 5, 2006

7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 11/8/06
B. Special Meeting - 11/15/06

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. New Applications

V. Other Business
A. Aragi/9 Wilbur Road/8 Lot Subdivision/Preliminary Discussion
B. Town of Washington/Potter Farm Proposal
C. Discussion Re: Town Road Abandonment Policy
D. Depot Study Update

VI. Communications

VII. Public Comment

VIII. Adjournment

Dated 12/1/06

By: Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: December 1, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday December 21, 2006 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0621 Continued Request of Roberta J. Smith, 31 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (front yard setback), 11.5.1 (lot coverage) and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a garage on existing foundation.

ZBA-0622 Continued Request of Roberta J. Smith, 35 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (rear yard setback and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a greenhouse roof on existing foundation.

ZBA-0625 Request of Richard Lorenti & Andrew Flatt, 137 New Preston Hill Road, petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

ZBA-0626 Appeal by Edmund J. White & Zemma Mastin White, 6 Parsonage Lane, of Zoning Enforcement Officer's November 11/03/2006 denial of lot coverage for 1988 variance granted.

ZBA-0627 Request of Edmund J. & Zemma Mastin White, 6 Parsonage Lane, application for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.5.1 (lot coverage) and 17.4 (increasing the nonconformity of a non conforming structure) to build a garage granted by variance on September 29, 1988.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary


Posted: November 30, 2006
Conservation Commission

Agenda for Dec. 6, 2006 meeting @ 5PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of Nov. 1, 2006

Referrals or new projects (Stop in Land Use and Review Applications)
" Boat Launch Project

Review of proposal for Rural Roadscape Zone Regulations - Kelly Boling

Recommendations for tightening land use regulations - Phil Markert

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank (Now with Zoning/Valerie Friedman)
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling & Pam Osborne
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Invasives
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Best Development Practices brochure development
" Refer to Kelly's 12-05 draft
" Fieldwork assignment - take photos of "best practices" examples
" And photos of "worst practices" for discussion

Other Business


Posted: November 29, 2006
Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
November 30, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the November 16, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Awarding of the Bid for Playground Equipment

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Homeland Security Grant-Memo of Understanding
" Town Meeting-Potter Farm Proposition

8. Adjournment


Posted: November 25, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on November 15, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

DENIED WITHOUT PREJUDICE: Application #IW-06-46 submitted by Mrs. Rising to repair the septic system at 191 West Shore Road with condition.

APPROVED: Revisions to Permit #IW-06-49 issued to Mr. Lecher for a house, driveway, and utilities at 23 New Preston Hill Road.

APPROVED: Revisions to Permit #IW-06-11 issued to Ms. Solomon for an inground pool at 12 Painter Ridge Road.

Dated 11/22/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: November 17, 2006
AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
October 16, 2006 [sic] [actually 11/20/2006]
5:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order

2. Guests: Art Mulligan, The McKellan Group, insurance advisor

3. Minutes: October 16, 2006 Regular Meeting

4. Treasurer's Report

5. Tax Collector's Report

6. Financial Reports

7. Old Business:
Report on School Building Construction

8. New Business
Report on proposal regarding Potter's Farm

9. Selectman's Report

10. Adjournment


Posted: November 16, 2006
Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
November 16, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Approval of Minutes of the November 2, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen, the November 6, 2006, November 9, 2006 and November 13, 2006 Special Meetings of the Board of Selectmen.

3. Visitors

4. Communications
" Letter from Tommy Morse

5. Appointments/Resignations
" Appoint Todd Catlin as a regular member of the Zoning Board of Appeals (moving from an alternate) to 11/09.

6. OLD BUSINESS
" To amend the awarded bid for roofing project at New Preston Firehouse.

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Extend an Invitation to Bid for playground equipment for WPS Tot Lot and the Nick Platt Field
" Depot Study recommendation from Planning Commission
" Recommendation for expenditure from Affordable Housing Fund
" Oil Consortium 2007-2008
" Potter Farm Proposition Informational Meeting Dates:
11/28/06 - 7:30 p.m. - Bryan Memorial Town Hall
12/14/06 - 7:30 p.m. - St. Andrew's Church, Marble Dale
1/6/07 - 10:00 a.m. - Bryan Memorial Town Hall

8. Adjournment


Posted: November 12, 2006
WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, November 13, 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room

AGENDA

I. Call to Order

II. Minutes of October 16, 2006 Meeting

III. Visitors / Public Comment

IV. Senior Housing Survey
A. Update
B. Coordinate compilation of data

V. Update on Ellsworth Deed Restrictions

VI. Set Preliminary Calendar for 2007 Meetings

VII. Adjourn


Posted: November 12, 2006

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

AGENDA THURSDAY NOVEMBER 16, 2006 LAND USE ROOM 7:30PM

Call to Order

Seating of the Members / Alternates

1. ZBA-0616 Request of Frank & Debbee Tomczyk, 39 River Road, a petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwelling.
Continued Public Hearing - Meeting - Vote

2. ZBA-0621 Request of Roberta J. Smith, 31 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (front yard setback), 11.5.1 (lot coverage) and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a garage on existing foundation.
Continued Public Hearing - Meeting - Vote

3. ZBA-0622 Request of Roberta J. Smith, 35 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (rear yard setback and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a greenhouse roof on existing foundation.
Continued Public Hearing - Meeting - Vote

4. ZBA-0624 Request of Robert M. Levande and Andrea Brown, 88 Baldwin Hill Road, a petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specifies under section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.
Public Hearing - Meeting - Vote

5. Consideration of Minutes of October 26, 2006

6. Other Business/Discretion of the Chair
Election of Chairperson & Vice Chairperson

7. Adjournment

Pamela L. Osborne
ZBA Secretary


Posted: November 9, 2006

BOARD OF SELECTMEN

Special Meeting
November 9, 2006
5:00 p.m.

Agenda

1. Call to Order

2. Board of Selectmen letter to Board of Education

3. Executive Session
(to discuss a potential municipal real estate transaction)

4. Adjournment


Posted: November 6, 2006
Legal Notice

The WASHINGTON ZONING COMMISSION has scheduled the following public hearings on Monday, November 27, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the following proposed revisions to the Washington Zoning Regulations:

7:30 p.m. - Section 4.4.17: New section for accessory structures used to operate or maintain a pre existing golf course in the R-1 District by Special Permit/con't.

Immediately following - Section 6.6: Deletion of the term, "rowing shell dock," throughout/con't.

Immediately following - Section 6.6.10: Revision regarding what construction materials should be required for docks/ con't.

Immediately following - Section 6.4.6: Clarification re: what constitutes a fence/con't.

Immediately following - Section 21.1.28: Revision of the definintion of "fence"/con't.

Immediately following - Washington Medical Management Co., LLC./ 125 New Milford Turnpike/Special Permit: Section 7.6/Front Yard Setback

At these hearings interested persons may appear and be heard and written communications will be received. The proposed revisions and application are on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 11/6/06 By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: November 5, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday November 16, 2006 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0616 Continued Request of Frank & Debbee Tomczyk, 39 River Road, a petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwelling.

ZBA-0621 Continued Request of Roberta J. Smith, 31 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (front yard setback), 11.5.1 (lot coverage) and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a garage on existing foundation.

ZBA-0622 Continued Request of Roberta J. Smith, 35 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (rear yard setback and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a greenhouse roof on existing foundation.

ZBA-0624 Request of Robert M. Levande and Andrea Brown, 88 Baldwin Hill Road, a petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specifies under section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary


Posted: November 4, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION will conduct a Public Hearing in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT on Monday, November 13, 2006, at 7:30PM to consider the following applications for a Certificate of Appropriateness:

Williamson(cont'd) /10 Kirby Road /Build fence

Connolly(cont'd) /86 Calhoun Street /After the fact approval for driveway and generator

White /6 Parsonage Lane /Garage-Studio addition

At this Hearing interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The application is on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT.

Dated November 2, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


Posted: November 3, 2006

BOARD OF SELECTMEN

Special Meeting
November 6, 2006
6:00 p.m.

Agenda

Call to Order

EXECUTIVE SESSION
to discuss a personnel issue

Adjournment


Posted: November 2, 2006
Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
November 2, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Approval of Minutes of the October 19, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen.
" Approval of Minutes of the October 26, 2006 Special Meeting of the Board of Selectmen.
" Approval of Minutes of the October 30, 2006 Special Meeting of the Board of Selectmen.

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations
" Resignation of Edward White from the Zoning Board of Appeals effective October 25, 2006.
" Appointment of Michael Ajello as Zoning Citation Officer

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Awarding of Bid for Heating and Air Conditioning Upgrade to Old Firehouse.

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Hiring of Highway Department Director - Kevin Smith
" Inland Wetlands Lake Waramaug Boat Launch site visit - 11/8/06 at 3:00 p .m. and public hearing - 11/29/06 at 5:00 p.m.

8. Adjournment


Posted: November 1, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on October 25, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-48 Mrs. Smith to restore the hatchery and plant a buffer garden at 35 East Shore Road subject to condition.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-50 submitted by Mr. Melahn for a well and water line at 67 River Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-51 submitted by Mr. Brown for a timber harvest at 125 Shearer Road subject to conditions.

APPROVED: Revisions to the conservation easement for Permit #IW-05-54 issued to Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-52 submitted by Mr. Ribadenera to repair the pond overflow pipe at 79 South Street.

APPROVED: The request by Mr. Gentile/38 Winston Drive to revise Permit #IW-03-68 to include a retaining wall.

APPROVED: The transfer of Permit #IW-06-11 from Mrs. Schaeffner to Ms. Solomon.

Dated 10/27/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: October 29, 2006
Conservation Commission
Agenda for Nov. 1, 2006 meeting @ 5PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of Oct. 4, 2006

Referrals or new projects (Stop in Land Use and Review Applications)

Review of proposal for Rural Roadscape Zone Regulations - Kelly Boling

Recommendations for tightening land use regulations - Phil Markert

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling & Pam Osborne
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Invasives
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Best Development Practices brochure development
" Refer to Kelly's 12-05 draft
" Fieldwork assignment - take photos of "best practices" examples
" And photos of "worst practices" for discussion

Other Business


Posted: October 28, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At A Public Hearing on October 26, 2006 the WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS took the following actions:

APPROVED: ZBA-0615 Request of Ferris Gorra, 278 New Milford Turnpike, for a variance from Zoning Regulation 11.6.1a (front yard set back) and 17.4 (increasing the non conformity of a nonconforming structure) to add on to front stoop.

APPROVED: ZBA-0620 Request of Jane & Lindsay Gruson, 61 Frisbie Road, a petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specifies under section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

APPROVED: ZBA-0623 Request of Barbara Shattuck Kohn, 23 Ferry Bridge Road, a petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specifies under section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

Pamela L. Osborne
ZBA Secretary


Posted: October 27, 2006

BOARD OF SELECTMEN

Special Meeting
October 30, 2006
7:30 p .m.
Land Use Room
Bryan Memorial Town Hall

Agenda

Call to Order

EXECUTIVE SESSION
to discuss a potential real estate acquisition

Adjournment


Posted: October 26, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on October 23, 2006, the Washington Zoning Commission acted on the following applications:

APPROVED: The application submitted by Mrs. Whitney for a first cut at 191 Roxbury Road subject to condition.

Dated 10/25/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Posted: October 25, 2006
BOARD OF SELECTMEN
Special Meeting
October 26, 2006
4:30 p.m.

Agenda

1. Opening of bids for Heating/AC Upgrade at Old Firehouse
2. Awarding of bid for snow plow


Posted: October 24, 2006
Inland Wetlands Commission

AGENDA
Regular Meeting
October 25, 2006

7:00 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING .
I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates
II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda
III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting -10/11/06
B. Site Inspection - 10/17/06 - Brown
IV. Pending Applications
A Rising/191 West Shore Road/#IW-06-46/Repair Septic System
B. Smith/35 East Shore Road/#IW-06-48/Hatchery Restoration and Buffer Garden
C. Melahn/67 River Road/#IW-06-50/Well and Water Line
D. Brown/125 Shearer Road/#IW-06-51/Timber Harvest
E. Ribadenera/79 South Street/#IW-06-52/Repair Pond Overflow Pipe
V. New Applications
A. Town of Washington/59 East Shore Road/#IW-06-53/Boat Ramp and Parking
B. Betolatti/32 Flirtation Ave./#IW-06-54/First Cut
VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
F. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
G. Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
H. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
I. Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
J. Gentile/38 Winston Drive/9-22-06 NOV/Unauthorized Excavation, Construction
K. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent
VII. Other Business
A. Gentile/38 Winston Drive/Request to Revise Permit #IW-03-68/Deposit Soil, Construct Retaining Wall
B. Corbo/40 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-34Analysis of Alternate Driveway Route per Condition of 9/27 approval
C. Revision of Regulations
VIII. Communications
X. Adjournment

Dated 10/23/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator

*Items added to Agenda:*

V. New Applications
A. Mehahn/67 River Road/#IW-06-50/Well and Water Line
B. Brown/125 Shearer Road/#IW-06-51/Timber Harvest
C. Ribadenera/79 South Street/#IW-06-52/Repair Pond Overflow Pipe

VII. Other Business
A. Town of Washington/East Shore Road/Preliminary Discussion re: Boat Ramp
B. Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road/Request to Amend Deed Restrictions
C. Gentile/38 Winston Drive/Request to Amend Permit #IW-03-68/Deposit Fill, Construct Retaining Wall


Posted: October 24, 2006
LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on October 11, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-45 submitted by Eaton and Carroll to rebuild a section of the lake wall and install a roof runoff infiltration system at 284 West Shore Road.

APPROVED IN PART: Application #IW-06-46 submitted by Mrs. Rising to install a septic tank and to plant trees at the edges of the septic system at 191 West Shore Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-49 submitted by Andrew Lecher, Inc. for a house, driveway, septic, and utilities at 23 New Preston Hill Road.

APPROVED: Revisions to the conservation easement for Permit #IW-05-54 issued to Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road.

Dated 10/23/06
Janet M. Hill
Land Use Coordinator


Zoning Commission
AGENDA
Public Hearings - Regular Meeting
Monday, October 23, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

Revision of the Washington Zoning Regulations
1) Request by the Washington Club to allow "accessory structures associated with the operation of an existing golf course" in the R-1 District/Proposed Section 4.4.17
2) Deletion of "Rowing Shell Dock"/Section 6.6
3) Materials Permitted for Dock Construction/Section 6.6.10
4) Clarification re: What Constitutes a Fence/Section 6.4.6
5) Revision of Definition of "Fence"/Section 21.1.28

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 9/25/06

III. Pending Applications

IV. New Applications
A. Whitney/191 Roxbury Road/First Cut
B. Washington Medical Management Co., LLC./125 New Milford Turnpike/Section 7.6/Addition to Existing Commercial Building
C. Betalotti/32 Flirtation Avenue/First Cut

V. Other Business
A. Revision of the Zoning Regulations
1. Request by the Washington Club to allow "accessory structures associated with the operation of an existing golf course" in the R-1 District/Proposed Section 4.4.17
2. Definition of Fence/Section 21.1.28
3. Deletion of "Rowing Shell Dock"/Section 6.6
4. Materials Permitted for Dock Construction/Section 6.6.10
5. Clarification re: What Constitutes a Fence/Sect. 6.4.6
6. Residential Lighting Regulations
7. Regulations Concerning Restaurants and Eating and Drinking Establishments in All Commercial Districts

VI. Privilege of the Floor

VII. Communications

VIII. Enforcement
A. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Shop and Storage Use

IX. Adjournment

Dated 10/19/06

Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
October 19, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Approval of Minutes of the October 5, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen
" Approval of Minutes of the October 12, 2006 Special Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Awarding of Bid for the Mobile Water Supply Fire Apparatus
" Opening of Plow Bids

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Housing Commission request
" Proclamation - American Red Cross
" Poster Contest

8. EXECUTIVE SESSION

9. Adjournment


Revised Notice of Special Meeting

The Washington Planning Commission has scheduled the following Special Meeting:

Tuesday, October 17, 2006
5:00 p.m.
Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall

Agenda:
1)Referral Under CGS 8-24/Installation of Generator at Town Hall
2)Depot Study
3)Proposed Rural Roadscape District/Referral from Conservation Commission
4)Discussion of Procedure for Approval of Conservation Easement for Upper Church Hill, LLC.

Dated 10/13/06


AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
October 16, 2006
5:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order
2. Minutes: September 18, 2006 Regular Meeting
3. Treasurer's Report
4. Tax Collector's Report
5. Financial Reports
6. Old Business: Report on School Building Construction
7. New Business
8. Selectman's Report
9. Executive Session: Potential Municipal Real Estate Transaction
10. Adjournment


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, October 16, 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room
AGENDA

I. Call to Order

II. Minutes of September 11, 2006 meeting

III. Inclusion of Items not on Agenda

IV. Senior Housing Survey
A. Consideration & approval of final version
1. Hard copy & Town web site versions
2. Drop box locales & 'get the word out' strategies
B. Recommendation to Board of Selectmen for funding
1. Printing & mailing costs

V. Update on Designation of Existing Housing
A. Facilitate administration & deed restrictions for
1. Ellsworth Apartments - 4 units (through their management)
2. Starberry Farm - 1 unit (through WCHT?)

VI. 'Affordable' vs 'Moderate' Housing
A. Litchfield Housing Trust article - LCT
B. Consider limited equity homes at 100% of median?

VII. Executive Session

VIII. Adjourn


Legal Notice

The WASHINGTON ZONING COMMISSION has scheduled the following public hearings on Monday, October 23, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the following proposed revisions to the Washington Zoning Regulations:

7:30 p.m. - Section 4.4.17: New section for accessory structures used to operate or maintain a pre existing golf course in the R-1 District by Special Permit

Immediately following - Section 6.6: Deletion of the term, "rowing shell dock," throughout

Immediately following - Section 6.6.10: Revision regarding what construction materials should be required for docks

Immediately following - Section 6.4.6: Clarification re: what constitutes a fence

Immediately following - Section 21.1.28: Revision of the definintion of "fence"

At these hearings interested persons may appear and be heard and written communications will be received. The proposed revisionss are on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 10/6/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on September 27, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-43 submitted by the Town of Washington to repoint the spillway and install a trash rack at 1 West Shore Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-44ATF submitted by the Devereux Foundation for emergency repairs to the water line at 81 Sabbaday Lane.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-47 submitted by Mrs. Whitney for driveway feasibility at 191 Roxbury Road with conditions.

APPROVED: The request by Shepaug Realty, LLC. to revise Permit #IW-02-73 to realign the driveway at 46 June Road subject to conditions.

APPROVED: To file the Notice of Violation for Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road for unauthorized excavation and tree removal on the Town Land Records.

Dated 10/5/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
October 11, 2006
7:00 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting -9/27/06
B. Site Inspection - 10/3/06 - Gentile
C. Site Inspection - 10/10/06 - Moore

IV. Pending Applications
A Eaton and Carroll/284 West Shore Road/#IW-06-45/Rebuild Lake Wall
B. Rising/191 West Shore Road/#IW-06-46/Repair Septic System
C. Smith/35 East Shore Road/#IW-06-48/Hatchery Restoration and Buffer Garden
D. Lecher/23 New Preston Hill Road/#IW-06-49/House, Septic, Driveway, Utilities

V. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
F. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
G. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
H. Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
I. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
J. Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
K. Gentile/38 Winston Drive/9-22-06 NOV/Unauthorized Excavation, Construction
L. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VI. Other Business
A. Corbo/40 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-34Analysis of Alternate Driveway Route per Condition of 9/27 approval
B. Revision of Regulations

VII. Communications

X. Adjournment

Dated 10/6/06 By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Washington Open Space Committee Meeting

Wednesday, October 18, 2006
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Land Use Room, Town Hall

It’s All About Connecting the Lots

A Review Land Use Conservation in Washington and the Northwest Corner

Washington Land Conservation, Susie Payne

Northwest Corner, Timothy Abbott, Director
The Litchfield Hills Greenprint Project


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION will conduct a Public Hearing in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT on Monday, October 16, 2006, at 7:30PM to consider the following application for a Certificate of Appropriateness:

Williamson(cont'd) /10 Kirby Road /Build fence

White(cont'd) /6 Parsonage Lane /Construct barn/garage

Dedell, Shapiro /156 Calhoun Street /Request for extension

Connolly /86 Calhoun Street /After the fact approval for driveway and generator

At this Hearing interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The application is on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT.

Dated October 05, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday October 26 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0615 Continued Request of Ferris Gorra, 278 New Milford Turnpike, for a variance from Zoning Regulation 11.6.1a (front yard set back) and 17.4 (increasing the non conformity of a nonconforming structure) to add on to front stoop.

ZBA-0616 Continued Request of Frank & Debbee Tomczyk, 39 River Road, a petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwelling.

ZBA-0619 Continued Request of Ed & Zemma Mastin-White, 6 Parsonage Lane, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.5.1 (lot coverage), 11.6.1 (front, side & rear yard setbacks), 17.4 (increasing the nonconformity of a non conforming structure), to increase by 6' the variance previously granted for a garage.

ZBA-0620 Request of Jane & Lindsay Gruson, 61 Frisbie Road, a petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specifies under section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

ZBA-0621 Request of Roberta J. Smith, 31 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (front yard setback), 11.5.1 (lot coverage) and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a garage on existing foundation.

ZBA-0622 Request of Roberta J. Smith, 35 East Shore Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.c (rear yard setback and 12.1.2 (setback from East Aspetuck River), to build a greenhouse roof on existing foundation.

ZBA-0623 Request of Barbara Shattuck Kohn, 23 Ferry Bridge Road, a petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specifies under section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary


Re: Notice of Special Meeting

The Washington Planning Commission has scheduled the following Special Meeting:

Tuesday, October 17, 2006
5:00 p.m.
Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall

Agenda:
1)Referral Under CGS 8-24/Installation of Generator at Town Hall
2)Depot Study
3)Proposed Rural Roadscape District/Referral from Conservation Commission

Dated 10/4/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
October 5, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the September 21, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Special Board of Selectmen Meeting Date/Petitioners
" Opening of Bid for Fire Department Mobile Water Supply Fire Apparatus
" Nettleton Hollow bridge engineer

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Bio-Diesel for highway vehicles
" Invitation to Bid for plow(s)
" STEAP grant-Mygatt Road

8. EXECUTIVE SESSION

9. Adjournment


Re: Notice of Date Change for ZBA Meeting

The Zoning Board of Appeals has changed it's October Meeting date to Thursday October 26th 2006 at 7:30pm in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT.


Conservation Commission

Agenda for October 4, 2006 meeting @ 4PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of September 6, 2006

Referrals or new projects (Stop in Land Use and Review Applications)

Discuss the allocation of new money being collected per land use document ($33 each/.014% could go to acquisition fund)

Review of proposal for Rural Roadscape Zone Regulations - Kelly Boling

Recommendations for tightening land use regulations - Phil Markert

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling & Pam Osborne
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Invasives
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Best Development Practices brochure development
" Refer to Kelly's 12-05 draft
" Fieldwork assignment - take photos of "best practices" examples
" And photos of "worst practices" for discussion

Other Business


WARNING
TOWN OF WASHINGTON, CONNECTICUT
ANNUAL TOWN MEETING

The voters and electors of the Town of Washington are hereby warned that the Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, Octorber 3, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. at Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Connecticut to consider and act upon the following:

1. To set the dates for the annual town budget hearing and meeting in May 2007.
2. To approve an amount not to exceed $25,000 for completion of the town garage site work and building project.
3. To adopt an ordinance to establish and affordable housing fund.
4. To adopt an ordinance establishing citation procedures and fines for violations of zoning regulations.
5. To amend the Town's building fees ordinance.
6. To discuss and consider discontinuing a portion of Frisbie Road

[ Details ]


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
September 27, 2006
7:00 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting -9/13/06
B. Special Meeting - 9/20/06
C. Site Inspection - 9/21/06 - Eaton and Carroll
D. Site Inspection - 9/21/06 - Rising
E. Site Inspection - 9/21/06 - Smith
F. Site Inspection - 9/21/06 - Whitney
G. Site Inspection - 9/26/06 - Moore

IV. Pending Applications
A. Town of Washington/5 East Shore Road/#IW-06-43/Repoint Spillway, Install Trash Rack
B. Devereux Foundation/81 Sabbaday Lane/#IW-06-44/Emergency Repair of Water Line
C. Eaton and Carroll/284 West Shore Road/#IW-06-45/Rebuild Lake Wall
D Rising/191 West Shore Road/#IW-06-46/Repair Septic System
E. Whitney/191 West Shore Road/#IW-06-47/Driveway Feasibility
F. Smith/35 East Shore Road/#IW-06-48/Hatchery Restoration and Buffer Garden

V. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
F. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
G. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
H. Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
I. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
J. Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
K. Franco/25 River Road
L. Gentile/38 Winston Drive/9-22-06 NOV/Unauthorized Excavation, Construction
M.Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VI. Other Business
A. Shepaug Realty, LLC./46 June Road/Revision of Permit #IW-02-73/Realign Driveway
B. Executive Session/Pending Litigation/Reinhardt and Cremona

VII. Communications

X. Adjournment

Dated 9-25-06 By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Zoning Commission
AGENDA
Public Hearings - Regular Meeting
Monday, September 25, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

Washington Cemetery Assn., Inc./17 Parsonage Lane/Special Permit: Section 4.4.2/Storage-Administration Building

Johnson/10 Lower Church Hill Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11.3 Detached Accessory Apartment

Dobson/255 New Milford Turnpike/Special Permit: Sections 9.4.1.j and 9.5.1/Commercial Storage Building and 35.8% Coverage

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 8/28/06

III. Pending Applications
A. Washington Cemetery Assn./17 Parsonage Lane/Special Permit: Section 4.4.2/Storage-Administrative Building
B. Johnson/10 Lower Church Hill Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11.3/Detached Accessory Apartment
C. Dobson/255 New Milford Turnpike/Special Permit: Sections 9.4.1.j and 9.5.1/Commercial Storage Building and 35.8% Coverage

IV. Other Business
A. Revision of the Zoning Regulations
1. Residential Lighting Regulations
2. Request by the Washington Club to allow "accessory structures associated with the operation of an existing golf course" in the R-1 District/Proposed Section 4.4.17 (PH 10/23/06)
3. Definition of Fence/Section 21.1.28 (PH 10/23/06)
4. Deletion of "Rowing Shell Dock"/Section 6.6 (PH 10/23/06)
5. Materials Permitted for Dock Construction/Section 6.6.10 (PH 10/23/06)
6. Clarification re: What Constitutes a Fence/Sect. 6.4.6 (PH 10/23/06)

V. Privilege of the Floor

VI. Communications

VII. Enforcement
A. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike

VIII.Adjournment

Dated 9/22/06

Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
September 21, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the September 7, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen
" Minutes of the September 14, 2006 Special Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors:
" Joe Mustich, Ken Cornet, Sandra Canning

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations:
" Appointment of Peter Bowman (U) as an alternate to Zoning Board of Appeals until November 2007.

6. OLD BUSINESS

7. NEW BUSINESS:
" Petition for Special Town Meeting
" Historic Preservation Grant Resolution for Town Clerk
" Setting Agenda for October 3, 2006 Town Meeting
" Invitation to Bid for Heating and Air Conditioning upgrading at Bryan Plaza Firehouse
" Highway Department position
" Municipal Building Code Official Agreement
" CCM Expo - October 3, 2006

8. Adjournment


AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
September 18, 2006
5:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order
2. Minutes: August 21 Regular Meeting
3. Treasurer's Report
4. Tax Collector's Report
5. Financial Reports
6. Old Business
a. Update on Region 12 Building Construction considerations
7. New Business
8. Selectman's Report
9. Executive Session:
10. Adjournment


OPEN SPACE COMMITTEE MEETING

Wednesday, September 20, 5:00 - 7:00 PM Land Use Room

Conservation Commission has requested a recommendation on the use of the Open Space Acquisition Funds for a major Town Initiative.

The Marble Dale will be rescheduled.

Pamela L. Osborne, Secretary


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on September 13, 2006, the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-34 submitted by Corbo Assoc. for a first cut and driveway at 40 Nettleton Hollow Road with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-37 submitted by Shepaug Realty to rebuild the steps, install a railing, and install a fence at 46 June Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-39 submitted by Mr. Knudsen to harden 65 ft. of the streambank at 236 Nettleton Hollow Road with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-40 submitted by Mr. Hannibal for a 2 lot subdivision feasibility at 80 Sunset Lane.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-41 submitted by Mr. Meyers to dredge the silt basin and pond inlet at 5 West Church Hill Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-42 submitted by Mr. Walberg to install a surface drain at 113 West Shore Road.

APPROVED: The engineered plans for the restoration of pond under the 9/19/05 enforcement order issued to Taylor/11 Sunset Lane, with condition.

APPROVED: That the 9/5/06 enforcement order issued to Mr. Moore for unauthorized clearing and filling at 25 Litchfield Turnpike shall remain in effect.

APPROVED: Revised plans and the approval motion as modified at the 9/13/06 Inland Wetlands meeting for Spring Hill Farm, LLC./69 Whittlesey Road/Application #IW-05-74/New Dwelling.

APPROVED: Revised plans and the approval motion as modified at the 9/13/06 Inland Wetlands meeting for Kessler/ 103-105 West Mountain Road/Application #IW-06-05/ Two New Dwellings and Driveway Crossing.

Dated 9/15/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


September 14, 2006
FROM: Pamela L. Osborne, Conservation Commission, Secretary
RE: Meeting Time Change

The Washington Conservation Committee is changing their October 4, 2006 meeting to 4:00pm.


NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

BOARD OF SELECTMEN

Thursday, September 14, 2006
4:00p.m.

Agenda

Awarding of the following bids:
" Pedestrian Bridge and Stream Bank Stabilization
" Public Works Garage Expansion

" Executive Session


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
September 13, 2006

6:45 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

SHOW CAUSE HEARING

Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/ 9/5/06 Enforcement Order for Unauthorized Clearing, Filling

7:00 p.m.

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 8/9/06
B. Site Inspection - Shepaug Realty/8/15/06
C. Site Inspection - Hannibal/8/15/06
D. Site Inspection - Knudsen/8/15/06
E. Site Inspection - Reinhardt and Cremona/9/7/06

IV. Pending Applications
A. Corbo Assoc./40 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-34/First Cut and Driveway
B. Shepaug Realty, LLC./46 June Road/#IW-06-37/Rebuild Steps, Add Rail and Fence
C. Knudsen/236 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-39/Dredge Silt Pond, Build Retaining Wall
D. Hannibal/30 Sunset Lane/#IW-06-40/2 Lot Subdivision Feasibility
E. Meyers/5 West Church Hill Road/#IW-06-41/Dredge Silt Basin and Pond Inlet
F. Walberg/113 West Shore Road/#IW-06-42/Install Surface Drain

V. New Applications
A. Town of Washington/5 East Shore Road/#IW-06-43/Repoint Spillway, Install Trash Rack
B. Devereux Foundation/81 Sabbaday Lane/#IW-06-44/Emergency Repair of Water Line
C. Eaton and Carroll/284 West Shore Road/#IW-06-45/Rebuild Lake Wall
D Rising/191 West Shore Road/#IW-06-46/Repair Septic System
E. Whitney/191 West Shore Road/#IW-06-47/Driveway Feasibility
F. Smith/35 East Shore Road/#IW-06-48/Hatchery Restoration and Buffer Garden

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
F 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
G. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
H. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
I. Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
J. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
K.Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
L. Shepaug Realty/East Shore Road/Unauthorized Parking Area, Shoreline Work
M.Martin/35 Nichols Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting and Soil Disturbance
N. Franco/25 River Road
O. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Shepaug Realty/46 June Road/Request to Revise Permit #IW-02-73/Realign Driveway
B. DEP Aquatic Pesticide Permits

VIII. Communications
A. NW Conservation District Newsletter

IX. Executive Session - Pending Litigation - Kessler and Spring Hill Farm

X. Adjournment

Date: 9-11-06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION will conduct a Public Hearing in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT on Monday, September 18, 2006, at 7:30PM to consider the following application for a Certificate of Appropriateness:

Williamson /10 Kirby Road /Build fence

White /6 Parsonage Lane /Construct barn/garage

At this Hearing interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The application is on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT.

Dated September 8, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, September 11, 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room
AGENDA

I. Call to Order

II. Moment of Silence

III. Minutes of August 21, 2006 Meeting

IV. Inclusion of Items Not on Agenda

V. Housing Fund Ordinance
a. Approval of Final Version
b. Submit for consideration at October 3rd Town Meeting

VI. "Free Cut for Affordable Housing" Ordinance (PA CT 06-97)
a. Update
b. Consideration for Town Meeting

VII. Depot Study
a. Senior Housing Survey
1. Finalize Survey
2. Set Plans for Distribution & Collection
b. Discussion of Planning Commission's August Meetings

VIII. Adjourn


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on August 28, 2006, the Washington Zoning Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: The renewal of the Special Permit: Section 13.16 issued to Mr. Tracy for shop and storage use by contractors and building tradesmen at 47 Rabbit Hill Road.

APPROVED: The application submitted by Mr. Aragi for a first cut at 9 Wilbur Road.

Dated 9/6/06


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday September 21 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0615 Request of Ferris Gorra, 278 New Milford Turnpike, for a variance from Zoning Regulation 11.6.1a (front yard set back) and 17.4 (increasing the non conformity of a nonconforming structure) to add on to front stoop.

ZBA-0616 Request of Frank & Debbee Tomczyk, 39 River Road, a petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwelling.

ZBA-0617 Request of Peter Klemm, 11 Ives Road, a petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

ZBA-0618 Request of Michael A. & Jill F. Lloyd, 149 Whittlesey Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulation 12.1.1, 12.1.2, 12.1.3 (wetlands and watercourses setbacks) to demolish existing house and construct new house.

ZBA-0619 Request of Ed & Zemma Mastin-White, 6 Parsonage Lane, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.5.1 (lot coverage), 11.6.1 (front, side & rear yard setbacks), 17.4 (increasing the nonconformity of a non conforming structure), to increase by 6' the variance previously granted for a garage.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
September 7, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the August 24, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen
" Minutes of the August 31, 2006 Special Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Opening of Bids for Fire Department Vehicle Chasis
" National Anthem Project Day - September 14th

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Review of "Draft Ordinance" re: Affordable Housing Fund
" Review of "Draft Ordinance" re: First Cut for Affordable Housing
" Land Use Public Notice Registry

8. Adjournment


Planning Commission
AGENDA
Tuesday, September 5, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARING

Application to Designate Rabbit Hill Road as a Scenic Road

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Special Meeting - 8/21/06 - Site Inspection
B. Regular Meeting - 8/1/06
C. Special Meeting - 8/19/06
D. Special Meeting - 8/25/06

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. Pending Application
A. Potter/253 Old Litchfield Road/2 Lot Subdivision
B. Scenic Road Designation for Rabbit Hill Road

V. New Application
A. Hannibal/80 Sunset Lane/2 Lot Subdivision

VI. Other Business
A. Depot Study

VII. Public Comment

VIII. Communications

IX. Adjournment

Dated 9/1/06
By: Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Zoning Commission
AGENDA
Monday, August 28, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room
REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 7/24/06

III. New Applications
A. Washington Cemetery Assn./17 Parsonage Lane/Special Permit: Section 4.4.2/Storage-Administrative Building
B. Johnson/10 Lower Church Hill Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11.3/Detached Accessory Apartment
C. Aragi/9 Wilbur Road/First Cut

IV. Other Business
A. Tracy/47 Rabbit Hill Road/Request to Renew Special Permit: Section 13.16/Shop and Storage Use by Contractors and Building Tradesmen
B. Zoning Fine Ordinance
C. Revision of the Zoning Regulations
1. Ridgeline Protection Regulations
2. Residential Lighting Regulations
3. Request by the Washington Club to allow "accessory structures associated with the operation of an existing golf course" in the R-1 District
4. Definition of Fence
D. Update on Planning Commission Depot Study Public Forums

V. Privilege of the Floor

VI. Communications

VII. Enforcement
A. Back Lit Real Estate Sign/New Preston
B. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike

VIII.Adjournment

Dated 8/25/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, August 21, 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room
AGENDA

I. Call to Order
II. Minutes of July 24, 2006 Meeting
III. Inclusion of Items not on Agenda
IV. Housing Fund Ordinance
a. Request for revisions
V. "First Cut/Free Cut" Ordinance (CT PA 06-97)
a. Clarification & Explanation
b. Evaluation - recommend to P & Z?
VI. Depot Study
a. Senior Housing Survey
VII. Executive Session
VIII. Adjourn


AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
August 21, 2006
5:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order
2. Guests: Building Inspector
3. Minutes: July 17 Regular Meeting
4. Treasurer's Report
5. Tax Collector's Report
6 Financial Reports
7. Old Business
8. New Business
9. Selectman's Report
10. Executive Session, To discuss real estate consideration.
11. Adjournment


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on August 9, 2006, the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-29 submitted by Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd to demolish the existing house and construct a new house at 149 Whittlesey Road with conditions.

APPROVED IN PART: Application #IW-06-39 submitted by Mr. Knudsen to dredge the upper silt ponds at 236 Nettleton Hollow Road with condition.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-32 submitted by John and Timothy Potter for a 2 lot subdivision/feasibility plan at 253 Old Litchfield Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-33 submitted by Steep Rock Assn. to replace the bridge at 147 Sabbaday Lane with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-35 submitted by Mrs. Beck to replace the dock and piers at 3 Perkins Road (West Shore Road) with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-36 submitted by Mrs. Ingrassia to install underground utilities at 252 Bee Brook Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-38 submitted by Mr. Cohen to construct a retaining wall, stone wall, and accessway at 62 Calhoun Street with conditions.

APPROVED: Revisions of the conditions of approval for Permit #IW-05-54 for Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road regarding construction sequencing, additional excavation, and marking of the conservation easement boundaries.

APPROVED: Revision of Permit #IW-05-56 for Brose/213 Roxbury Road to install a utility pad.

ACCEPTED: The extent of the unauthorized clearing done by Mr. Potter at 220 Old Litchfield Road with condition.

Dated 8/18/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF REGULARLY SCHEDULED MEETING

The August 21, 2006 regularly scheduled meeting has been cancelled due to a lack of business. The next regularly scheduled meeting is on Monday, September 18, 2006.

If you have any questions, please call the Land Use Office at 868-0844. Thank you.

Dated 8/17/06
Martha T. Shade, Clerk,
Historic District Commission


HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION
AGENDA
August 21, 2006
7:30PM Land Use Meeting Room

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
7/17/06

IV. Other Business

V. Adjournment

Dated August 15, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


Notice of Special Meetings

The Washington Planning Commission has scheduled the following Special Meetings:

Saturday, August 19, 2006 at 10:00 a.m.
and
Friday, August 25, 2006 at 7:30 p.m.

Agenda for both meetings: Public forum to obtain input on the following three topics relating to the ongoing Depot Study:
1. improvements to parking
2. improvements in pedestrian access
3. establishment of greenway on the Town river front loop property (Old Town Garage property)

Dated 8/15/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
August 10, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the July 27, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen
" Minutes of the July 30, 2006 Special Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Opening of Bids for the Reclaiming and Repaving of Roads
" Opening of Bids for a Tanker for the Washington Volunteer Fire Department

7. NEW BUSINESS

8. EXECUTIVE SESSION: Personnel issue

9. Adjournment


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
August 9, 2006
6:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARING
Lloyd/149 Whittlesey Road/#IW-06-29/Demolish, Build New House

7:00 p.m.

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 6/28/06
B. Site Inspection - Cohen/7/5/06
C. Site Inspection - Corbo Assoc./7/5/06

IV. Pending Applications
A. Potter/220 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-14/Site Development.
B. Lloyd/149 Whittlesey Road/#IW-06-29/Demolish Existing House, Build New House
C. Potter/253 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-32/2 Lot Subdivision
D. Steep Rock Assoc./147 Sabbaday Lane/#IW-06-33/Replace Bridge
E. Corbo Assoc./40 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-34/First Cut and Driveway

V. New Applications
A.Beck/3 Perkins Road and W. Shore Road/#IW-06-35/Replace Dock and Piers
B.Ingrassia/252 Bee Brook Road/#IW-06-36/Install Underground Utilities
C.Shepaug Realty, LLC./46 June Road/#IW-06-37/Rebuild Steps, Add Rail and Fence
D.Cohen/62 Calhoun Street/#IW-06-38/Build Retaining Wall, Dry Stone Wall
E.Knudsen/236 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-39/Dredge Silt Pond, Build Retaining Wall
F.Hannibal/30 Sunset Lane/#IW-06-40/2 Lot Subdivision Feasibility
G.Meyers/5 West Church Hill Road/#IW-06-41/Dredge Silt Basin and Pond Inlet
H.Walberg/113 West Shore Road/#IW-06-42/Install Surface Drain

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
F 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
G. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
H. Calhoun Street Trust/62 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Construction
I. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
J Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
K. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
L. Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
M. Shepaug Realty/East Shore Road/Unauthorized Parking Area, Shoreline Work
N. Martin/35 Nichols Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting and Soil Disturbance
O. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
B. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford
C. Myfield LLC./7 Mygatt Road/#IW-05-54/Discussion of Conditions of Approval
D. Brose/213 Roxbury Road/#IW-05-56/Request to Revise Permit
E. Election of 2006-2007 Officers

VIII. Communications

IX. Executive Session
A. Reinhardt and Cremona
B. Spring Hill Farm, LLC.
C. Kessler

X. Adjournment

Date: 8/7/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Invitation to Bid
Reclaiming and Repaving of Roads

The Town of Washington will accept sealed bids for the reclaiming and repaving of approximately .50 of a mile of Nichols Hill Road, approximately .30 of a mile of Potash Hill Road, and approximately .40 of a mile of Popple Swamp Road in Washington, CT. Bids will be received until 4:00p.m. on August 10, 2006 at the Selectman's Office, 2 Bryan Plaza, P.O. Box 383, Washington Depot, CT 06794. Specifications may be obtained at 860-868-2259. Current liability and worker's compensation insurances are required.

The Town of Washington reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to award the bid in the best interest of the Town of Washington. The Town is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut, this 27th day of July, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark E. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


Invitation to Bid
Public Works Garage Expansion

The Town of Washington will receive sealed bids for the "Public Works Garage Expansion" until 4:00p.m. on August 24, 2006 at the Office of the First Selectman, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, 2 Bryan Plaza, P.O. Box 383, Washington Depot, CT 06794. These bids will be opened at the Board of Selectmen's meeting at 4:30.p.m.

A pre-bid conference will be held on August 14, 2006 at 9:00a.m. at the site at 10 Blackville Road, Washington Depot, CT. Contract documents for the work may be obtained from the Office of the First Selectman at the above address or by calling 860-868-2259. Contract documents may be examined at the Selectman's Office during business hours from 8:30a.m. to noon and from 1:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

The Town of Washington is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Women's Business Enterprises are encouraged to apply.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut, this 27th day of July, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark E. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


Invitation to Bid
Pedestrian Bridge and Riverbank Stabilization

The Town of Washington will receive sealed bids for "Pedestrian Bridge and Riverbank Stabilization" until 4:00p.m. on August 24, 2006 at the Office of the First Selectman, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, 2 Bryan Plaza, P.O. Box 383, Washington Depot, CT 06794. These bids will be opened at the Board of Selectmen's meeting at 4:30.m.

A pre-bid conference will be held on August 15, 2006 at 9:00a.m. at the site (adjacent to Legion Hall, 6 Bryan Plaza). Contract documents for the work may be obtained from Land-Tech Consultants, Inc., 31 Franklin Street, Westport, CT 06880 or be calling 203-454-2110, ext. 12. Contract documents may be examined at the Office of the First Selectman (address above) during business hours from 8:30.m. to noon and from 1:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

The Town of Washington is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Women's Business Enterprises are encouraged to apply.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut, this 27th day of July, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark E. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


Planning Commission
AGENDA
Tuesday, August 1, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 7/5/06

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. Pending Application
A. Potter/253 Old Litchfield Road/2 Lot Subdivision
B. Scenic Road Designation for Rabbit Hill Road

V. New Application

VI. Other Business
A. Depot Study

VII. Public Comment

VIII. Communications

IX. Adjournment

Dated 7/31/06
By: Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Conservation Commission
Agenda for August 2, 2006 meeting @ 5PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of July 5, 2006

Discuss attendance

Referrals or new projects (Stop in Land Use and Review Applications)

Discuss the allocation of new money being collected per land use document ($33 each/.014% could go to acquisition fund)

Review of proposal for Rural Roadscape Zone Regulations - Kelly Boling

Recommendations for tightening land use regulations - Phil Markert

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Invasives
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Best Development Practices brochure development
" Refer to Kelly's 12-05 draft
" Fieldwork assignment - take photos of "best practices" examples
" And photos of "worst practices" for discussion

Other Business


ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
Meeting date change

The Zoning Board of Appeals is changing their August 17, 2006 meeting.
They will meet on Wednesday August 16, 2006 at 7:30pm.

Pamela L. Osborne, Secretary


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
July 27, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the July 13, 2006 Regular Meeting of Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Update of Municipal Surcharge on certain motor vehicle violations

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Invitation to Bid for a Pedestrian Bridge and Riverbank Stabilization at Legion Hall
" Invitation to Bid for Public Works Garage Expansion
" Invitation to Bid for Reclaiming & Repaving a portion of Nichols Hill Road, a portion of Potash Hill Road and Repaving a portion of Curtis Hill Road.
" Special Board of Selectmen's Meeting, July 30, 2006, 6:00p.m. to discuss elementary school issues.

8. Adjournment


The Board of Assessment Appeals will meet September 11, 2006 from 6:00 - 7:00 P.M. at Bryan Memorial Town Hall for Motor Vehicle Appeals to the 2005 Grand List only. No appointment is necessary.


Inland Wetlands Commission

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF REGULARLY SCHEDULED MEETING AND RESCHEDULING OF PUBLIC HEARING

The July 26, 2006 public hearing and regularly scheduled Inland Wetlands Commission meeting has been cancelled due to a lack of a quorum. The next regularly scheduled meeting is on Wednesday, August 9, 2006.

The continuation of the public hearing to consider Application #IW-06-29 submitted by Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd to demolish the house and build a new house at 149 Whittlesey Road has been rescheduled. The hearing will be continued at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 9, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

If you have any questions, please call the Land Use Office at 868-0423. Thank you.

Dated 7/24/06
Janet M. Hill
Land Use Coordinator


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, July 24, 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room
AGENDA

I. Call to Order

II. Minutes of June 12, 2006 Meeting

III. Inclusion of Items not on Agenda

IV. Date of next Scheduled Meeting

V. Communications
a. Ellsworth update

VI. Housing Fund
a. Revised Draft of Ordinance

VII. Depot Study
a. Senior Housing Survey
b. Washington Times article

VIII. "First Cut" Ordinance (CT PA 06-97)
a. forward to Planning Commission?

IX. Executive Session

X. Adjourn


Zoning Commission
AGENDA
Public Hearings-Regular Meeting
Monday, July 24, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARING

7:30 p.m. - Revisions to the Washington Zoning Regulations-Sections 13.17.4 and 15: Parking and Sections 11.5.1, 11.5.2, 7.5, 8.6.6, and 8.6.7: Setbacks and Coverage in the New Preston and Washington Depot Business Districts

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 6/26/06

III.Pending Applications
A. Dobson/255 New Milford Turnpike/Special Permit: Section 9.4.1.j/Shop and Storage Use for Contractors and Building Tradesmen

IV. New Applications

V. Other Business
A. Ridgeline Protection Regulations
B. Preliminary Discussion/Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Hedge
C. Residential Lighting Regulations
D. Zoning Fines Ordinance
E. Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Parking, Setbacks, and Coverage in the New Preston and Washington Depot Business Districts

VI. Privilege of the Floor

VII. Communications

VIII.Enforcement
A. Back Lit Real Estate Sign/New Preston
B. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike

IX. Adjournment

Dated 7/21/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


The Board of Selectmen will hold a Special Meeting on Sunday, July 30, 2006 at 6:00p.m. in the Land Use Room to discuss the elementary schools issues with the Washington Board of Education members.


Invitation to Bid
Roof Replacement-New Preston Firehouse

The Town of Washington will accept sealed bids for the replacement of the roof at the New Preston Firehouse, 185 New Milford Turnpike, New Preston, CT. Bids will be received until 4:00p.m. on August 10, 2006 at the Selectman's Office, 2 Bryan Plaza, P.O. Box 383, Washington Depot, CT 06794. Specifications may be obtained at 860-868-2259. Building should be inspected prior to the submission of bid. Current liability and worker's compensation insurances are required.

The Town of Washington reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to award the bid in the best interest of the Town of Washington. The Town is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut, this 13th day of July, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark E. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


Invitation to Bid
Mobile Water Supply Fire Apparatus
For the Washington Volunteer Fire Department

The Town of Washington, on behalf of the Washington Volunteer Fire Department, will accept sealed bids for one (1) Mobile Water Fire Apparatus. Bids will be received until 4:00p.m. on August 10, 2006 at the Selectman's Office, 2 Bryan Plaza, P.O. Box 383, Washington Depot, CT 06794. Specifications may be obtained at 860-868-2259. Bids must be clearly marked or stamped "PROPOSAL-FIRE APPARATUS" on both sides of an enclosed envelope along with opening date and time. The Department shall not be responsible for accidental opening and shall immediately reject bids with improper identification. The results of the bid selection process shall be announced at the August 24, 2006 Selectmen's meeting.

The Washington Volunteer Fire Department, Inc .and the Town of Washington, reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids for any reason and to accept only the bid which they deem to be in their best interest and shall not necessarily be bound to accept the lowest bid. The Town is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut, this 13th day of July, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark E. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


BOARD OF FINANCE
AGENDA
July 17, 2006
First Selectman's Office
Bryan Memorial Town Hall

1. Call to Order
2. Minutes: June 19, 2006 Regular Meeting
3. Treasurer's Report
4. Tax Collector's Report
5. Financial Report
6. Old Business
7. New Business
8. Selectman's Report
9. Executive Session
10. Adjournment


Conservation Commission
Open Space Committee

The meeting for July 19, 2006 has been cancelled. The next scheduled meeting is August 16, 2006 at 5:00pm.


ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

AGENDA THURSDAY, JULY 20, 2006 LAND USE ROOM 7:30PM

Call to Order

Seating of the Members / Alternates

1. ZBA-0613 Request of Foothills Group, 55 West Shore Road, petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwellings to renovate existing buildings. Continued Public Hearing - Meeting - Vote

2. Consideration of Minutes of June 15, 2006

3. Other Business/Discretion of the Chair

4. Adjournment

Pamela L. Osborne
ZBA Secretary


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
July 13, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the June 29, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Honorary First Selectman for a Day - Erik Quist

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Extend an Invitation to Bid for Roof Replacement at New Preston Firehouse

8. EXECUTIVE SESSION

9. Adjournment


HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION
AGENDA
July 17, 2006
7:30PM Land Use Meeting Room

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
6/19/06

IV. Other Business
A. TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED /Discussion with Mrs. Beck to build new single family dwelling at 132 Calhoun St. Contingent on Mrs. Beck receiving all her drawings.

V. Adjournment

Dated July 11, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


Planning Commission

Re: Notice of Special Meeting

A subcommittee of the Washington Planning Commission, to include Mr. Fowlkes, Ms. Gager and Mr. Rimsky, has scheduled the following Special Meeting:

Date: Friday, July 7, 2006
Time: 10:15AM
Location: Land Use Meeting Room

Agenda: Discussion regarding the two Depot Study Meetings to be held on August 19 and August 25:
1. Select a moderator and
2. determine procedure for the meetings.

Dated 7/6/06
Martha T. Shade, Secretary


Planning Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
Wednesday, July 5, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 6/6/06
B. Special Meeting - 6/19/06

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. Pending Application
A. Potter/253 Old Litchfield Road/2 Lot Subdivision

V. New Application
A. Scenic Road Designation for Rabbit Hill Road

VI. Other Business
A. Depot Study
B. Commission Vacancies

VII. Public Comment

VIII. Communications
A. Undated Note from Mrs. Talbot re: Depot Parking

IX. Adjournment

Dated 6/29/06

By: Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on June 26, 2006, the Washington Zoning Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: The Special Permit application: Section 9.4.1 submitted by Mrs. Reid for a small scale business establishment at 287 New Milford Turnpike with conditions.

APPROVED: The Special Permit application: Section 6.6.12 submitted by Mr. Wodtke for a dock at 155 West Shore Road with condition.

Dated 6/29/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
June 29, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the June 15, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations
" Appointment of two alternates to the Planning Commission, to 12/31/06 and 12/31/08 respectively.
" Appointment of an alternate to the Inland Wetlands Commission to 6/30/08.
" Reappointment of John Allen to the Building and Property Commission to 7/1/09.
" Reappointment of Dorothy Hill as a regular member of the Inland Wetlands Commission to 6/30/09.
" Reappointment of Kathryn Coe as an alternate member of the Inland Wetlands Commission to 6/30/09
" Reappointment of Georgia P. Whitney to the Judea Cemetery Commission to 6/30/11.
" Reappointment of Dean Sarjeant to the Lake Waramaug Authority to 6/30/09.

6. OLD BUSINESS

7. NEW BUSINESS:
" Homeland Security Resolution
" National Anthem Project
" Employee Dental Insurance Program for 2006-07

8. Adjournment


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
June 28, 2006

6:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARING
Lloyd/149 Whittlesey Road/#IW-06-29/Demolish, Build New House

7:00 p.m.

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 6/14/06
B. Site Inspection - Lloyd/6/20/06
C. Site Inspection - Taylor/6/20/06

IV. Pending Applications
A. Potter/220 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-14/Site Development.
B. Adams/57 West Shore Road/#IW-06-15/Retaining Wall, Path, Stairs, Plantings
C. Lloyd/149 Whittlesey Road/#IW-06-29/Demolish Existing House, Build New House
D. Zelman-Defendorf/16 Tompkins Hill Road/#IW-06-31/Site Development
E. Potter/253 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-32/2 Lot Subdivision
F. Steep Rock Assoc./147 Sabbaday Lane/#IW-06-33/Replace Bridge

V. New Applications

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
F 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
G. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
H. Calhoun Street Trust/62 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Construction
I. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
J Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
K. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
L. Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
M. Shepaug Realty/East Shore Road/Unauthorized Parking Area, Shoreline Work
N. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
B. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford
C. Nominating Committee for Election of 2006 Officers

VIII. Communications

IX. Adjournment

Date: 6/28/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Conservation Commission

Agenda for July 5, 2006 meeting @ 5PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of June 7, 2006

Discuss attendance

Referrals or new projects (Stop in Land Use and Review Applications)

Review ordinance regarding the Open Space Fund and process of accessing money.

Discuss the allocation of new money being collected per land use document ($33 each/.014% could go to acquisition fund)

Review of proposal for Rural Roadscape Zone Regulations - Kelly Boling

Recommendations for tightening land use regulations - Phil Markert

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Invasives
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Best Development Practices brochure development
" Refer to Kelly's 12-05 draft
" Fieldwork assignment - take photos of "best practices" examples
" And photos of "worst practices" for discussion

Other Business


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on June 14, 2006, the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-24ATF submitted by the Washington Club, Inc. for utility trench at 8 Golf Course Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-27 submitted by Mr. Cohen to pave the driveway and repair the culvert at 62 Calhoun Street.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-30 submitted by Mr. Coville for excavation, clearing, installation of septic system, and reconstruction of the house at 14 Wheaton Road with condition.

Dated 6/23/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

At A Public Hearing on June 15, 2006 the WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS took the following actions:

CONTINUED: ZBA-0613 Request of Foothills Group, 55 West Shore Road, petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwellings to renovate existing buildings.

APPROVED: ZBA-0614 Request of Joline A. Ensign, 106 Bee Brook Road, petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwelling to renovate existing dwelling.

Pamela L. Osborne
ZBA Secretary


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
June 15, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order
2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the June 1, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen
3. Visitors
4. Communications
" Letter from the Republican Town Committee
5. Appointments/Resignations
" Resignation of William Fairbairn from the Planning Commission
6. OLD BUSINESS
" "Interview" Barbara Braverman and Roderick Wyant III- candidates for Planning Commission alternates
7. NEW BUSINESS
" Bio Diesel - WEC
" Tentative scheduling of Special Town Meeting
8. Adjournment


AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
June 19, 2006
5:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order
2. Minutes: April 17 Regular Meeting
April 24 Special Meeting
May 4 Budget Hearing
May 4 Regular Meeting
May 15 Regular Meeting
May 18 Regular Meeting
3. Treasurer's Report
4. Tax Collector's Report
5. Financial Report
6. Old Business
7. New Business: Approve transfer of uncollected taxes to suspense tax book.
8. Selectman's Report
9. Adjournment


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
June 14, 2006
6:00 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARING

Lloyd/149 Whittlesey Road/#IW-06-29/Demolish, Build New House

7:00 p.m.

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 5/24/06
B. Site Inspection - Zelman-Defendorf/ 5/31/06

IV. Pending Applications
A. Potter/220 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-14/Site Development.
B. Adams/57 West Shore Road/#IW-06-15/Retaining Wall, Path, Stairs, Plantings
C. Washington Club, Inc./8 Golf Course Road/#IW-06-24ATF/Utility Trench
D. Cohen/62 Calhoun Street/#IW-06-27/Pave Driveway, Repair Culvert
E. Lloyd/149 Whittlesey Road/#IW-06-29/Demolish Existing House, Build New House
F. Colville/14 Wheaton Road/#IW-06-30/Excavation, Clearing, Install Septic, Rebuild House
G. Zelman-Defendorf/16 Tompkins Hill Road/#IW-06-31/Site Development

V. New Applications
A. Potter/253 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-32/2 Lot Subdivision
B. Steep Rock Assoc./147 Sabbaday Lane/#IW-06-33/Replace Bridge

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting - Discussion with Atty. Kelly
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
F 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
G. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
H. Calhoun Street Trust/62 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Construction
I. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
J Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
K. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
L. Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
M. McTiernan/52 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Clearing
N. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
B. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford
C. Nominating Committee for Election of 2006 Officers

VIII. Communications

IX. Adjournment

Date: 6/12/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, June 12, 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room

AGENDA

I. Call to Order

II. Minutes of May 8, 2006 Meeting

III. Inclusion of Items not on Agenda

IV. Visitors

V. Depot Study
a. Senior Housing Survey
Sources
Timetable

VI. Housing Fund
a. Draft of Ordinance
Inclusion of Administrative Costs

VII. Current Affordable Housing
a. Update
b. Letters to Rumsey & Gunnery

VIII. Adjourn


HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION
AGENDA
June 19, 2006
7:30PM Land Use Meeting Room

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
5/15/06

IV. Other Business
A. Beck /132 Calhoun Street /PRELIMINARY DISCUSSION to build new single family dwelling.
B. Potential Marble Dale Historic District.

V. Adjournment

Dated June 8, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on May 24, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Revision of Permit #IW-05-55 issued to Mr. Bennett to permit trenching for outdoor woodstove at 207 Bee Brook Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-28 submitted by the Howard Family Trust to repair the retaining wall and driveway at 99 West Shore Road.

Dated 5/7/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Planning Commission

AGENDA
Regular Meeting
Tuesday, June 6, 2006

7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 5/2/06

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. New Application
A. Potter/253 Old Litchfield Road/2 Lot Subdivision

V. Other Business
A. Depot Study
B. Commission Vacancies

VI. Public Comment

VII. Communications

VIII. Adjournment

Dated 6/2/06

By: Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

Pursuant to Section 8 of the Washington Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Regulations the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission has scheduled the following public hearing on Wednesday, June 14, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the following application:

6:00 p.m. - Lloyd/149 Whittlesey Road/#IW-06-29/Demolish, Build New House

At this hearing interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The application is on file for public review in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 5/31/06
Janet M. Hill
Land Use Coordinator


Conservation Commission
Agenda for June 7, 2006 meeting @ 5PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of May 3, 2006

Referrals or new projects

Review of proposal for Rural Roadscape Zone Regulations - Kelly Boling

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Invasives
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Best Development Practices brochure development
" Refer to Kelly's 12-05 draft
" Fieldwork assignment - take photos of "best practices" examples
" And photos of "worst practices" for discussion

Other Business


BOARD OF SELECTMEN
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 2006
4:00P.M.
Land Use Room
Bryan Memorial Town Hall

AGENDA:

EXECUTIVE SESSION to discuss a real estate matter


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
June 1, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the May 18, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations
" Appointment of two alternates to the Planning Commission-one term to 12/31/06, one to 12/31/08.

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Amendment to Building Fee Ordinance

7. NEW BUSINESS

8. EXECUTIVE SESSION
" Real Estate matter

9. Adjournment


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday June 15, 2006 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0613 Request of Foothills Group, 55 West Shore Road, petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwellings to renovate existing buildings.

ZBA-0614 Request of Joline A. Ensign, 106 Bee Brook Road, petition for Special Exception for expansion of nonconforming dwelling to renovate existing dwelling.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on May 22, 2006, the Washington Zoning Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: The Special Permit application: Section 6.4.6 submitted by Mrs. Ingrassia for a fence at 135 East Shore Road with conditions.

APPROVED: The Special Permit application: Section 13.13 submitted by Mr. Collum for housing in the business district at 70 Bee Brook Road.

Dated 5/25/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
May 24, 2006

6:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

EXECUTIVE SESSION WITH BOARD OF SELECTMAN - Pending Litigation and Personnel

7:00 p.m.

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 5/10/02
B. Site Inspections - 5/2/06 - Calhoun Street Trust

IV. Pending Applications
A. Potter/220 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-14/Site Development.
B. Adams/57 West Shore Road/#IW-06-15/Retaining Wall, Path, Stairs, Plantings
C. Washington Club, Inc./8 Golf Course Road/#IW-06-24ATF/Utility Trench
D. Cohen/62 Calhoun Street/#IW-06-27/Pave Driveway, Repair Culvert
E. Howard Family Trust/99 West Shore Road/#IW-06-28/Repair Retaining Wall and Driveway

V. New Applications
A. Lloyd/149 Whittlesey Road/#IW-06-29/Demolish Existing House, Build New House
B. Colville/14 Wheaton Road/#IW-06-30/Excavation, Clearing, Install Septic System

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting - Discussion with Atty. Kelly
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
F 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
G. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
H. Calhoun Street Trust/62 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Construction
I. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
J Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
K. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
L. Bennett/207 Bee Brook Road/Violation of Permit #IW-05-55/Unauthorized Demolition
M.Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
N. McTiernan/52 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Clearing
O. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
B. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford
C. Bennett/207 Bee Brook Road/Request to Revise Permit #IW-05-55/Trenching for Wood Stove

VIII. Communications
A. Revised Section 8.1

IX. Adjournment

Date: 5/23/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Zoning Commission

AGENDA
Public Hearings-Regular Meeting
Monday, May 22, 2006

7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

Revisions to the Washington Zoning Regulations-Sections 13.17.4 and 15: Parking and Sections 11.5.1, 11.5.2, 7.5, 8.6.6, and 8.6.7: Setbacks and Coverage in the New Preston and Washington Depot Business Districts

Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Special Permit: Section 6.4.6/Fence on Lake Waramaug Side of East Shore Road/Con't.

Collum/70 Bee Brook Road/Special Permit: Section 13.13/Housing in the Business District/Con't.

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 4/24/06

III. Pending Applications
A. Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Special Permit Sect. 6.4.6 Fence on Lake Side of East Shore Road
B. Collum/70 Bee Brook Road/Spec. Per: Sect. 13.13/Housing in the Business District

IV. New Applications
A. Brown/127 West Shore Road/Dock
B. Reid/287 New Milford Turnpike/Special Permit: Section 9.4.1/Small Scale Business Establishment
C. Wodtke/155 West Shore Road/Dock

V. Other Business
A. Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Parking, Setbacks, and Coverage in the New Preston and Washington Depot Business Districts
B. Revision of Application Forms

VI. Privilege of the Floor

VII. Communications

VIII.Enforcement
A. Budget
B. Town Ordinance to Allow Zoning Fines
C. Back Lit Real Estate Sign/New Preston
D. Bolek Fence/East Shore Road

IX. Adjournment

Dated 5/19/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regular meeting held on May 10, 2006, the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-05 submitted by Mr. Kessler for the construction of a house and access driveway with bridge and reconstruction of a guest house at 103-105 West Mountain Road with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-20 submitted by Mr. Schoellkopf to install deer fence at 300 Nettleton Hollow Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-24 submitted by Mrs. Smith to construct a garage and greenhouse at 35 East Street with the understanding approval does not include restoration of the pond.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-25 submitted by Mr. Brown for the rework of the shoreline no more than 10 ft. wide for each of 2 docks, installation of 10 ft. wide stairs, and removal of the existing concrete pads and replacement with stones at the top level of the wall at 127 West Shore Road with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-26 submitted by Mrs. Robbins for a deck at 18 Winston Drive with condition.

APPROVED: Revision of Permit #IW-05-37 issued to Mr. Cohen, 62 Calhoun Street, to include removal of woody debris from the stream with conditions.

Dated 5/18/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
May 18, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the May 4, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations
" Appoint Barbara Braverman as an alternate to the Planning Commission to 12/31/08.

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Re-award Bid for Painting of Salt/Sand Building to A Stroke of Color for $7600.00.

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Adopt National Incident Management System (NIMS)
" Amend Retirement Plan to exclude "private duty" police officers in pension calculations
" Fall Town Meeting Date-Tuesday, October 3, 2006

8. Adjournment


AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
May 15, 2006
5:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order
2. Guests: DuncanWoodruff - WVFD - re: hydrant grants
3. Minutes
4. Treasurer's Report
5. Tax Collector's Report
5. Financials
6. Appointment of Auditor for 2005-06 audit
7. Old Business
8. New Business


Washington Open Space Committee
Meeting: Wednesday, May 17, 2006
5:00 - 6:30PM
St. Andrews Church Hall

A Joint Meeting with the Wheaton Road Association and the Washington Historic District Commission

Session 1 - Assessing the opportunities for Open Space preservation in Marble Dale and other interesting community preservation programs

Agenda:
" What is Marble Dale? A review of maps, boundaries and terrain
" What is the history of Marble Dale?
" Are we pleased with what it is today?
" What would we change?
" Interest in Session #2


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on April 26, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Revision of Section 8.1 of the Washington Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Regulations concerning when a public hearing shall be conducted to consider an application.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-16 submitted by Mr. Dobson for an accessory building at 255 New Milford Turnpike with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-17 submitted by Mr. Lederer to demolish a greenhouse and fill to grade at 274 Nettleton Hollow Road.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-18 submitted by Mr. Swanson to install a dry hydrant at 282 New Milford Turnpike.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-22 submitted by Mr. Bent to install a dry hydrant at 60 Hinkle Road with condition.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-23 submitted by Mr. O'Malley to remodel the guest house and replace the patio at 9 Mallory Brook Rd.

APPROVED: To rescind the 4/17/06 cease and desist order issued to Mr. Bennett for the unauthorized demoltion of the dwelling at 207 Bee Brook Rd, to allow him to proceed with construction, and to accept his offer of mitigation.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-21 submitted by Mr. Wodtke to install dock anchors and reconstruct the retaining wall at 155 West Shore Road with condition.

Dated 5/9/06 By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


WARNING
TOWN OF WASHINGTON
TOWN MEETING

The voters and electors of the Town of Washington are hereby warned that a Town Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 18, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. at Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Connecticut to consider and act upon the following:

  1. To approve the proposed General Fund Expenses for the 2006-2007 fiscal year.
  2. To approve the proposed Nonrecurring Capital Expenses for the 2006-2007 fiscal year.
  3. To approve an expenditure from the 2005-2006 General Fund to the Town of Washington Pension Fund.
  4. To amend the Town Ordinance regarding the convening of future town meetings.
  5. To amend the Town Ordinance regarding building fees.
  6. To amend the Town Ordinance regarding Tax Relief for the Elderly and Disabled Homeowners.

A copy of all information pertinent to this meeting is available in the Office of the Town Clerk.

[ Details are available at Annual Town Budget Meeting ]

Dated at Washington, Connecticut this 9th day of May, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark C. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


LEGAL NOTICE

The Washington Zoning Commission has scheduled the following public hearings on Monday, May 22, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the following Special Permit applications and revision to the Washington Zoning Regulations:

7:30 p.m. - Revisions to the Washington Zoning Regulations Re: Sections 13.17.4 and 15 - Parking and Sections 11.5.1, 11.5.2, 7.5, 8.6.6, 8.6.7 Re: Setbacks and Coverage in the New Preston and Depot Business Districts.

Immediately following: Ingrassia/35 East Shore Road/Special Permit: Section 6.4.6/Fence on Lake Side of East Shore Road/Con't.

Immediately following: Collum/70 Bee Brook Road/Special Permit: Section 13.13/Housing in the Business District

At these hearings interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The applications and proposed regulation text are on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 5/8/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
May 10, 2006
7:00 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 4/26/06
B. Site Inspections - 5/2/06 - Smith, Brown, Calhoun Street Trust, McTiernan

IV. Pending Applications
A. Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Road/#IW-06-05/Two Dwellings, Wetlands Crossing, Etc.
B. Potter/220 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-14/Site Development.
C. Adams/57 West Shore Road/#IW-06-15/Retaining Wall, Path, Stairs, Plantings
D. Schoellkopt/300 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-20/Deer Fence
E. Washington Club, Inc./8 Golf Course Road/#IW-06-24ATF/Utility Trench
F. Smith/35 East Shore Road/#IW-06-24/Restore Pond, Build Greenhouse, Build Garage
G. Brown/127 West Shore Road/#IW-06-25/Rebuild Retaining Wall
H. Robins/18 Winston Drive/#IW-06-26/Deck

V. New Applications
A. Cohen/62 Calhoun Street/#IW-06-27/Pave Driveway
B. Howard Family Trust/99 West Shore Road/#IW-06-28/Repair Retaining Wall and Driveway

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting - Discussion with Atty. Kelly
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
F 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
G. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
H. Calhoun Street Trust/62 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Construction
I. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
J Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
K. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
L. Bennett/207 Bee Brook Road/Violation of Permit #IW-05-55/Unauthorized Demolition
M.Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
N. McTiernan/52 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Clearing
O. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
B. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford
C. Reminder: Administrative Meeting 5/17/06 - Time??

VIII. Communications

IX. Executive Session

X. Adjournment

Date: 5/8/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION will conduct a Public Hearing in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT on Monday, May 15, 2006, at 7:30PM to consider the following application for a Certificate of Appropriateness:

Beck /132 Calhoun Street /Build new single family dwelling.

At this Hearing interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The application is on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT.

Dated May 4, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
May 4, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the April 20, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications
" Email from Valerie Andersen Re: Ordinance setting the time for all Town Meetings to be at 7:30p.m.

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Building Permit Fees
" Electronic Bill Paying for Taxpayers

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Proposed change to Tax Relief Program for Elderly & Disabled Homeowners Ordinance
" Set the Agenda for the May 18, 2006 Town Meeting

8. Adjournment


Planning Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
Tuesday, May 2, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 4/4/06

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. Other Business
A. Referral from Zoning Commission/Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Parking and Setbacks and Coverage in the New Preston and Washington Depot Business Districts
B. Depot Study
C. Update Re: Activities in Town Right of Ways
D. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford
E. Commission Vacancy

V. Public Comment

VI. Communications

VII. Adjournment

Dated 4/28/06
By: Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Conservation Commission
Agenda for May 3, 2006 meeting @ 5PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of April 5, 2006

Referrals or new projects

Collaboration with Planning on making recommendations re activities within the road right-of-way by Town and/or property owner

Report on NW Conservation District's Lower Impact Development Workshop - Linda Frank

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Canoe Brook - Phil Markert, WEC
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Management of the Invasives -Publicity
o Invasives on the Town web site
o Invasives Work Team
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Best Development Practices brochure development
" Refer to Kelly's 12-05 draft
" Fieldwork assignment - take photos of "best practices" examples
" And photos of "worst practices" for discussion

Other Business


Notice of Budget Hearing

The voters and electors of the Town of Washington are hereby warned that the Annual Town Budget Hearing will be held on Thursday, May 4th, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. at Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT to consider the General Fund and Capital Fund expenditures for the 2006-2007 fiscal year, a copy of which is on file in the office of the Town Clerk.

At this hearing interested persons will be heard and written communication will be received and read aloud.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut, this 26th day of April, 2006.

Michael Jackson
Chairman
Board of Finance


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
April 26, 2006
5:00 p.m.. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

5:00 p.m. - Kleinberg/181/West Shore Road/#IW-06-07/Driveway and Underground Utilities
6:00 p.m. - Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Rd/#IW-06-05/Two Dwellings, Wetlands Crossing, Etc.
6:45 p.m. - Revision of the Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Regulations/Section 8.1 re: when the Commission shall schedule a public hearing to consider an application
7:00 p.m. - Bennett/207 Bee Brook Road/Show Cause Hearing/Violation of Permit #IW-05-55/ Unauthorized Demolition

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Special Meeting - 4/5/06
B. Regular Meeting - 4/12/06
C. Site Inspections - 4/20/06 - Wright, Dobson, and Adams

IV. Pending Applications
A. Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Road/#IW-06-05/Two Dwellings, Wetlands Crossing, Etc.
B. Kleinberg/181 West Shore Road/#IW-06-07/Driveway and Underground Utilities
C Potter/220 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-14/Site Development.
D. Adams/57 West Shore Road/#IW-06-15/Retaining Wall, Path, Stairs, Plantings
E. Dobson/255 New Milford Turnpike/#IW-06-16/Accessory Building
F. Lederer/274 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW06-17/Demo Greenhouse and Fill to Grade
G. Swanson/282 New Milford Turnpike/#IW-06-18/Dry Hydrant
H. Schoellkopt/300 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-20/Deer Fence
I. Wodke/155 West Shore Road/#IW-06-21/Dock Anchors
J. Bent/60 Hinkle Road/#IW-06-22/Dry Hydrant
K. O'Malley/9 Mallory Brook Road/#IW-06-23/Remodel Guest House

V. New Applications
A. Washington Club, Inc./8 Golf Course Road/#IW-06-24ATF/Utility Trench

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
C. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting - Discussion with Atty. Kelly
D Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
F Pasatieri/57 Findley Road/Septic Repair within 100 ft. of Stream
G. 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
H. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
I. Calhoun Street Trust/62 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Construction
J. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
K Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
L. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
M.Bennett/207 Bee Brook Road/Violation of Permit #IW-05-55/Unauthorized Demolition
N.Wright/59 Scofield Hill Road/Unauthorized Clearing, Filling, Soil Disturbance
O.McTiernan/52 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Clearing
P. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
B. Revision of Regulations/Section 8.1 (Public Hearing scheduled 4/26/06)
C. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford
D. Scheduling of Administrative Meeting

VIII. Communications

IX. Executive Session

X. Adjournment

Date: 4/24/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

At its Regular Meeting held on April 12, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-10ATF submitted by Mr. Averill for excavation and restoration of the riverbank at 7 Titus Road with conditions.

Dated 4/24/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Zoning Commission
AGENDA
Monday, April 24, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Special Permit: Section 6.4.6/Fence on Lake Waramaug Side of East Shore Road

Devereux-Glenholme School/81 Sabbaday Lane/Special Permit: Section 4.4.10/Addtitions to Maintenance Building, School Building, and Dormitory

Collum/70 Bee Brook Road/Special Permit: Section 13.13/Housing in the Business District

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 3/27/06

III. Pending Applications
A. Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Special Permit Sect. 6.4.6 Fence on Lake Side of East Shore Road
B. Devereux-Glenholme School/81 Sabbaday Lane/Spec. Per: Sect. 4.4.10/Additions to Maintenance Building, School Building, and Dormitory
C. Collum/70 Bee Brook Road/Spec. Per: Sect. 13.13/Housing in the Business District

IV. New Applications

V. Other Business
A. Rumsey Hall School/184 Romford Road/Request to Amend Special Permit for Gymnasium/Auditorium
B. Mr. Sears Report on Meeting with Washington Business Assoc. re: Depot Parking
C. Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Parking, Setbacks, and Coverage in the New Preston and Washington Depot Business Districts
D. Certification Issues on Existing Affordable Housing

VI. Privilege of the Floor

VII. Communications

VIII.Enforcement

IX. Adjournment

Dated 4/21/06

Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


AGENDA
Board of Finance
Special Meeting
April 24, 2006
5:30 p.m.*

*Please note time change.*

The purpose of this Special Meeting is to continue review of the Board of Selectmen's proposed 2006-07 General Fund and Nonrecurring Capital Budget budgets.

Reminders:

- The public hearing on the proposed budget is scheduled for Thursday, May 4th at 7:30 p.m.

- The Town Meeting to consider and act upon the proposed budget is scheduled for Thursday, May 18th, 2006 at 7:30 p.m.


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday May 11, 2006 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0611 Request of Mark Snow, 75 West Mountain Road, petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2, 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

ZBA-0612 Request of Barbara & Peter Wodtke, 155 West Shore Road, petition for Special Exception for expansion of Nonconforming Dwelling.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary


LEGAL NOTICE

At A Public Hearing on April 20, 2005 the WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS took the following actions:

APPROVED: ZBA-0609 Request of Steven J. Colville, 14 Wheaton Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.5.1 (lot coverage), 11.6.1b (side yard setback), 12.1.1 & 12.1.3 (wetland and watercourse setbacks), 17.4a (increasing the nonconformity of a nonconforming structure), to demolish and rebuild a dwelling.

APPROVED: ZBA-0610 Request of Richard Tompkins, 95 West Morris Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1 (setbacks), 11.6.2 (set back from town boundary), 12.5.1 (accessory structure), to build a garage.

CONTINUE: ZBA-0611 Request of Mark Snow, 75 West Mountain Road, petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2, 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary


The Board of Selectmen will meet on Thursday, April 20, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. to continue work on the proposed 2006-2007 budget.


The Board of Finance will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, April 24, 2006 at 5:30 p.m. to continue discussion with the Board of Selectmen on the proposed 2006-2007 General Fund and Nonrecurring Capital budgets.


AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
April 17, 2006
5:00 p.m.

Call to order. Seating of Alternates.

Guests:

3. Minutes: March 20, 2006

4. Treasurer’s Report.

5. Tax Collector’s Report.

6. Financial Reports.

7. Old Business:
Finance Letter to Taxpayers

8. New Business
Selectmen: DRAFT 2006-07 General Fund and Capital Budgets

9. Adjournment


Notice of Special Meetings of the Board of Selectmen
Operating Expense Forecast

The Board of Selectmen will hold a special meeting on Thursday, April 13, 2006 at 5:00 p.m. to consider the mailing of information as provided by the Board of Finance to the citizens of the Town regarding the Operating Expense forecast.

If approved, this mailing would be done in accordance with CGS 9-369b.


BOARD OF SELECTMEN
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

Thursday, April 13, 2006
3:00p.m.
Selectman's Office
AGENDA: Budget Work Session


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
April 12, 2006
5:00 p.m.. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

5:00 p.m. - Kleinberg/181/West Shore Road/#IW-06-07/Driveway and Underground Utilities
6:00 p.m. - Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Rd/#IW-06-05/Two Dwellings, Wetlands Crossing, Etc.

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 3/22/06
B. Special Meeting - 3/29/06
C. Site Inspection - Calhoun Street Trust - 4/4/06

IV. Pending Applications
A. Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Road/#IW-06-05/Two Dwellings, Wetlands Crossing, Etc.
B. Kleinberg/181 West Shore Road/#IW-06-07/Driveway and Underground Utilities
C.Averill/7 Titus Road/#IW-06-10ATF/Excavation
D. Schaffner/12 Painter Ridge Road/#IW-06-11/Swimming Pool
E. Linen/34-38 New Preston Hill Road/#IW-06-12/Site Grading

V. New Applications
A. Potter/220 Old Litchfield Road/#IW-06-14/Site Development
B. Adams/57 West Shore Road/#IW-06-15/Retaining Wall, Path, Plantings
C. Dobson/255 New Milford Turnpike/#IW-06-16/Accessory Building
D. Lederer/274 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-17/Demo Greenhouse and Fill to Grade
E. Swanson/282 New Milford Turnpike/#IW-06-18/Dry Hydrant
F. Bitar/36 Carmel Hill Road/#IW-06-19/Tennis Court and Sports Court
G. Schoellkopt/300 Nettleton Hollow Road/#IW-06-20/Deer Fence

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Beck, IW-02-VI, 132 Calhoun Street, Cutting and Clearing in Wetlands .
C. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of
Retaining Wall
D. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting - Discussion with Atty. Kelly
E Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
F. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
G Pasatieri/57 Findley Road/Septic Repair within 100 ft. of Stream
H. 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
I. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
J. Calhoun Street Trust/62 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Construction
K.Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
L. Caco/16 Flirtation Avenue/Unauthorized Clearing, Grading
M. Collins/323 West Shore Road/Unauthorized Clearcutting, Soil Disturbance
N.Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
B. Revision of Regulations/Section 8.1 (Public Hearing scheduled 4/26/06)
C. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford
D. Myfield, LLC/7 Mygatt Road/Permit #IW-05-54/Request to Modify Approved Site Plan
E. Preliminary Discussion/Stiteler-Giddins/198 Tinker Hill Road/Accessory Building

VIII. Communications

IX. Executive Session

X. Adjournment

Date: 4/10/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, April 10. 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room
AGENDA

1. Call to Order
2. Minutes of March 6, 2006 Meeting
3. Inclusion of Items not on Agenda
4. Visitors
5. Current Affordable Housing
a. Review of letter to 1st Congregational Church re: Ellsworth & Woodruff
X amend, append & send
X evaluate suitability as template for other parties
X prioritize future contacts
b. Starberry Farm Deed Restriction
6. Request for Funds
a. Review letter for allocation of Housing Commission funds in 2006/2007 Town Budget
7. Depot Study
a. Senior Housing
X visit to Planning Commission
8. DECD Request for Affordable Housing Proposals
a. Overview
b. Eligibility
X conflict w/ STEAP Grant for Dodge Farm?
X can we coordinate w/ WCHT?
9. Public Comment
10. Adjourn


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION will conduct a Public Hearing in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT on Monday, April 17, 2006, at 7:30PM to consider the following applications for a Certificate of Appropriateness:

Wodtke(cont'd) /81 Green Hill Road /Remove shutters from house.

Eldridge /4 Parsonage Lane/ Replace entryway and window on back of house.

Greenfield /12 Ives Road /Modify existing Certificate of Appropriateness.

Callaghan & Weiss /229 Calhoun Street /Build fence.

At this Hearing interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The applications are on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT.

Dated April 7, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


WASHINGTON CONSERVATION COMMISSION
OPEN SPACE COMMITTEE

The April 19, 2006 meeting of the Open Space Committee has been canceled.
The next scheduled meeting of the Open Space Committee will be May 17 2006 at 5:00pm.

Pamela L. Osborne, Secretary


BOARD OF SELECTMEN
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
Wednesday, April 5, 2006
4:30p.m.
Selectmen's Office

AGENDA

Opening of Bids for a 2007 4 x 4 Heavy Duty Dump Truck


Planning Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
Tuesday, April 4, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 3/7/06

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. Other Business
A. Depot Study
B. Walker Brook Farm Subdivision II/N. Milford
C. Referral from Zoning Commission/Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Proposed Section 13.12: Modification of Certain Requirements in Business Districts
D. 3/6/06 letter from Mr. Greenstein re: Activities in Town Right of Ways

V. Public Comment

VI. Communications

VII. Adjournment

Dated 3/31/06
By: Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday April 20, 2006 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0609 Request of Steven J. Colville, 14 Wheaton Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.5.1 (lot coverage), 11.6.1b (side yard setback), 12.1.1 & 12.1.3 (wetland and watercourse setbacks), 17.4a (increasing the nonconformity of a nonconforming structure), to demolish and rebuild a dwelling.

ZBA-0610 Request of Richard Tompkins, 95 West Morris Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1 (setbacks), 11.6.2 (set back from town boundary), 12.5.1 (accessory structure), to build a garage.

ZBA-0611 Request of Mark Snow, 75 West Mountain Road, petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2, 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary


Notice of Special Meeting/Agenda

The Washington Inland Wetlands Commission has scheduled the following Special Meeting on Wednesday, April 5, 2006:

Agenda:
6:00 p.m.
Spring Hill Farms, LLC./69 Whittlesey Road/#IW-05-74/Reconstruct, Enlarge, Relocate Building
Deliberation and vote on pending application

Dated 3/31/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

At its Regular Meeting held on March 22, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-05-71 submitted by Mr. Brighenti to install a tennis court at 49 Calhoun Street with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-09 submitted by Mrs. Getnick to repair the retaining wall at 237 West Shore Road with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-13E submitted by the Town of Washington to plant a buffer at 2 Bryan Plaza with condition.

Dated 3/30/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Conservation Commission
Agenda for April 5, 2006 meeting @ 5PM

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of 3/1/06

Referrals or new projects

Tree Cutting on S Fenn Hill in town right of way - Greenstein

Report on NW Conservation District's Lower Impact Development Workshop - Linda Frank

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Canoe Brook - Phil Markert, WEC
" Cell Tower Update - Diane Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Management of the Invasives -Publicity
o Invasives on the Town web site
o Invasives Work Team
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Best Development Practices brochure development Review Kelly's draft of BDP's (attached)
" organize committee & recruit members
" assign component to each CC member and alternate
" set goals

Other Business


Invitation to Bid

The Town of Washington is seeking bids for a 2007 4 x 4 heavy duty dump truck, delivered complete with an Air-Flo body and plow hitch. In addition, the Town is seeking to trade in a 1992 International 4900 4 x 4 with plow and sander (available for inspection at the Town Highway Garage) but reserves the right to sell this truck separately.

Sealed bids will be accepted until 4:00p.m. on April 5, 2006 at the Office of the First Selectman, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, 2 Bryan Plaza, Post Office Box 383, Washington Depot, CT 06794. Bids will be opened at 4:30p.m. at a Special Board of Selectmen's meeting.

Please include proposals for the 2007 truck with and without trade of the used truck. Specifications are available from the Selectman's Office at the above address or by calling 860-868-2259.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut this 23rd day of March 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark E. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


Zoning Commission
AGENDA
Monday, March 27, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road/10 Dwelling Units/Con't.

Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Special Permit: Section 6.4.6/Fence on Lake Waramaug Side of East Shore Road

Greenfield/12 Ives Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/Detached Accessory Apartment

Leach/10 Main Street/Special Permit: 13.13/Housing in the Business District

Ensign/199 Tinker Hill Road/Special Permit: 13.11/Detached Accessory Apartment

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 2/27/06

III. Pending Applications
A. Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road/10 Dwelling Units
B. Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Special Permit Sect. 6.4.6/ Fence on Lake Side of East Shore Road
C. Greenfield/12 Ives Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/ Detached Accessory Apartment
D. Leach/10 Main Street/Special Permit: Section 13.13/ Housing in the Business District
E. Ensign/199 Tinker Hill Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/Detached Accessory Apartment

IV. New Applications
A. Devereux-Glenholme School/81 Sabbaday Lane/Special Permit: Section 4.4.10/Additions to Maintenance Building and School House
B. Collum/38 Bee Brook Road/Special Permit: Section 13.13/ Housing in the Business District

V. Other Business
A. Morrill/181 New Milford Turnpike/Preliminary Discussion/ Car Wash
B. Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Proposed New Section 13.12/Modification of Certain Requirements in Business Districts

VI. Privilege of the Floor

VII. Communications

VIII.Enforcement

IX. Adjournment

Dated 3/24/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

Pursuant to Section 8 of the Washington Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Regulations the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission has scheduled the following public hearings on Wednesday, April 12, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the applications listed below:

5:00 p.m. - Kleinberg/181 West Shore Road/#IW-06-07/Driveway and Utilities

6:00 p.m. - Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Road/#IW-06-05/Two Dwellings, Wetlands Crossing, Etc/Con't.

At these hearings interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The applications are on file for public review in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 3/23/06
Janet M. Hill
Land Use Coordinator


POSITION AVAILABLE
TOWN OF WASHINGTON, CT
DRIVER/ROAD MAINTAINER, HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

The Town of Washington is seeking a responsible person for the maintenance of roads and streets, to perform manual labor, truck driving, and a variety of construction, maintenance and repair tasks on roads, bridges and other town properties. Qualifications: Commercial Driver's license, good health, good driving record, experience in operating dump truck, snowplow and sander, tractor/mower and similar equipment.

Applications may be obtained at the Selectman's Office or by calling 860-868-2259 from 9 a.m.-12:30; 1 to 5 p.m. Completed applications should be returned to the Selectman's Office, Town of Washington, P.O. Box 383, Washington Depot, CT 06794 by March 31, 2006 at 4:00 p.m.

The Town of Washington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
March 23, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes:
" Minutes of the March 9, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen (correction: Phyllis Mills appointed to HDC until 1-1-08)

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations
" Appointment of James Brinton to fill the alternate vacancy on the Board of Finance until 11-07.

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Awarding of the bid for Senior Center/Legion Hall painting
" Opening of bids for Senior Center/Legion Hall roof replacement
" Opening of bids for Sanitation Services

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Oil Consortium for 2006-2007
" Diesel/Unleaded Gasoline Consortium for 2006-2007
" Extending an Invitation to Bid for a 2007 4 x 4 heavy duty dump truck
" Highway Department position opening

8. Adjournment


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
7:00 p.m.. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING .

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 3/8/06

IV. Pending Applications
A. Brighenti/49 Calhoun Street/#IW-05-71/Tennis Court
B. Spring Hill Farms, LLC./79 Whittlesey Road/#IW-05-74/Reconstruct, Move, Enlarge Dwelling
(Public Hearing and Special Meeting scheduled 3/29/06)
C. Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Road/#IW-06-05/Two Dwellings, Wetlands Crossing, Excavate Basin, Etc. (Public Hearing continued to 4/12/06)
D. Kleinberg/181 West Shore Road/#IW-06-07/Driveway and Underground Utilities (Public Hearing scheduled for 4/12/06) SET TIME
E.. Getnick/237 West Shore Road/#IW-06-09/Repair Wall
F. Averill/7 Titus Road/#IW-06-10/Excavation

V. New Application
A. Marbledale Pub/___ New Milford Turnpike/#IW-06-11/Reconstruct Portion of Building

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Beck, IW-02-VI, 132 Calhoun Street, Cutting and Clearing in Wetlands .
C. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
D. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
E Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
F. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
G Pasatieri/57 Findley Road/Septic Repair within 100 ft. of Stream
H. 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
I. Peck/10 Slaughterhouse Road/Excavation, Tree Removal
J. Calhoun Street Trust/62 Calhoun Street/Unauthorized Construction
K.Titus Park Garage/Titus Road/Excavation
L. Moore/25 Litchfield Turnpike/Unauthorized Filling, Clear Cutting
M.Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
B. Revision of Regulations/Section 8.1 (Public Hearing scheduled 4/26/06)
C. Walker Brook Subdivision II, New Milford

VIII. Communications

IX. Executive Session

X. Adjournment

Date: 3/20/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Conservation Commission

Agenda for Feb. 1, 2006 meeting @ 5PM

4 PM Natural Resource Inventory Technology Demo by Kelly Boling

Seating of Alternates

Minutes of 1/4/06

Referrals or new projects

The Depot Study: Our comments are due in Feb to Planning commission
(Copies available for circulation in Land Use Office in CC Mailbox)

Best Development Practices brochure development
" organize committee & recruit members
" assign component to each CC member and alternate
" set goals

Subcommittee Reports:
" Open Space Committee - Dan Sherr
" Ridgeline Protection- Linda Frank
" Archaeological Resources Protection - Betsy Corrigan
" Land Use Data Management/training of Town Land Use staff - Kelly Boling
" Greenway - Susan Payne
" Management and Monitoring of Town properties - Linda Frank
" Scenic Road - Joe Gitterman
o Current Proposals
o State Scenic Road designations
" Canoe Brook - Phil Markert, WEC
o Are STEAP funds available?
" Cell Tower Update/Tanner Farm -Dupuis
" Flora & Fauna - Betsy Corrigan & Diane Dupuis
o Management of the Invasives -Publicity
" Water Resources Monitoring and Protection- Markert

Natural Resource Inventory Report's recommendations for implementation. Please read through recommendations and focus on:
" forest management
" clear cutting
" upland development impact -review enclosed information.
" forest management and water resource protection

Other Business


LEGAL NOTICE

At its Regular Meeting held on March 8, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: Application #IW-06-01 submitted by Private Mortgage Fund, LLC. for revisions to the permit for driveway, retaining wall, generator, etc. at 59 South Street with conditions.

APPROVED: Application #IW=-6=08 submitted by Mr. Schneider to replace the bridge and pergola and for landscaping at 97 Lower Church Hill Road.

Dated 3/17/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Notice of Special Meeting/Agenda

The Washington Inland Wetlands Commission has scheduled the following Special Meeting on Wednesday, March 29, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Agenda:

6:00 p.m. - Continuation of Public Hearing
Spring Hill Farms, LLC./69 Whittlesey Road/#IW-05-74/
Reconstruct, Enlarge, Relocate Building

Immediately following - Special Meeting for Decision on Application #IW-05-74/Spring Hill Farms, LLC./69 Whittlesey Road/
Reconstruct, Enlarge, Relocate Building

Dated 3/17/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

At A Public Hearing on March 16 the WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS took the following actions:

APPROVED: ZBA-0604 Request of Christopher Yelding, 14 Hifield Drive, a petition for special exception, a request for pool equipment to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

APPROVED: ZBA-0606 Request of The Gunnery, 99 Green Hill Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.5.1.c (lot coverage), to replace existing dormitory.

Approved: ZBA-0607 Request of Alan & Cheryl Mello, 183 Woodbury Road, a petition for a special exception for expansion of nonconforming dwelling.

Pamela L. Osborne
ZBA Secretary


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on Tuesday, March 7, 2006 the Washington Planning Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: The application submitted by Upper Church Hill LLC. for a 3 lot subdivision at 72 Upper Church Hill Road with conditions.

Dated 3/9/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Legal Notice

The WASHINGTON ZONING COMMISSION has scheduled the following public hearings on Monday, March 27, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the following:

7:30 p.m. - Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road/10 Dwelling Units/ Con't.

Immediately following - Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Special Permit: Section 6.4.6/Fence on Lake Waramaug Side of East Shore Road

Immediately following - Greenfield/12 Ives Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/Detached Accessory Apartment

Immediately following - Leach/10 Main Street, N. Preston/Special Permit: Section 13.13/Housing in the Business District

Immediately following - Ensign/199 Tinker Hill Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/Detached Accessory Apartment

At these hearings interested persons may appear and be heard and written communications will be received. The applications are on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 3/9/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION will conduct a Public Hearing in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT on Monday, March 20, 2006, at 7:30PM to consider the following application for a Certificate of Appropriateness:

Wodtke /81 Green Hill Road /Remove shutters from house.

Adams /174 Calhoun Street /Build studio and connector addition.

Connolly /86 Calhoun Street /Install solar panels.

The Gunnery /99 Green Hill Road /Demolition and reconstruction of dorm.

At this Hearing interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The applications are on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, CT.

Dated March 9, 2006,
Martha T. Shade, Clerk


CONSERVATION COMMISSION
OPEN SPACE COMMITTEE
AGENDA
March 15, 2006 5:00pm
Land Use Meeting Room

1. Consideration of minutes from January 18, 2006

2. Open Space in Marble Dale - Michael Brodie will join us for a review of the Wheaton Road Association agenda and progress

3. 72 Upper Church Hill - Susie Payne will review the Open Space considerations for this subdivision

4. Planning a Bus Tour of Washington's Open Space

5. Designating a sub-committee to research and document Open Space grants for Washington


LEGAL NOTICE

At its regularly scheduled meeting held on February 27, 2006, the Washington Zoning Commission took the following action:

APPROVED: The Special Permit application: Section 13.11 submitted by Mr. and Mrs. Allen for a detached accessory apartment at 158 Popple Swamp Road with condition.

Dated 3/8/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
March 9, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the February 23, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations
" Appointment of Phyllis Mills as an alternate to the Historic District Commission until 1-1-08

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Awarding of Bid for engineering of a drainage project on Plumb Hill Road
" Opening of Bids for the roof replacement at the Senior Center/Legion Hall Building
" Opening of Bids for the exterior painting of the Senior Center/Legion Hall Building

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Fair Housing Resolution
" Fair Housing Statement
" Civil Rights Compliance

8. EXECUTIVE SESSION

9. Adjournment


LEGAL NOTICE

Per Section 8-26 of the CCS, the Washington Planning Commission has scheduled a public hearing at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the application submitted by Upper Church Hill, LLC. for a 3 lot subdivision at 72 Upper Church Hill Road.

At this hearing interested persons may appear and be heard and written communications will be received. The application is on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 2/10/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen - Budget Work Sessions

Previously posted on January 5, 2006:
The Board of Selectmen will hold work sessions for the 2006-2007 fiscal year budget every other Thursday at 3:00p.m. as follows:

January 12
January 26
February 9
February 23
March 9
March 23
April 6
April 20

Posted on February 28, 2006:
In addition, The Board of Selectmen will hold work sessions for the 2006-2007 fiscal year budget on the following Tuesdays from 3:00 - 5:00p.m:

March 14
March 28

The Annual Budget Hearing is scheduled for Thursday, May 4, 2006 at 7:30p.m.

The Annual Budget Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 18, 2006 at 7:30p.m.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut this 28th day of February, 2006.

Mary Anne Greene
Selectmen's Secretary


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, March 6. 2006
5:00 pm - Bryan Town Hall - Land Use Room
AGENDA

1. Call to Order

2. Minutes of February 13, 2006 Meeting

3. Inclusion of Items not on Agenda

4. Visitors

5. Calculation of Current Affordable Housing
a. Review of point system
b. Canvass of existing "uncounted" affordable housing
c. Establish official contact with relevant parties
- 1st Congregational Church (Ellsworth, Woodruff)
- The Gunnery
- Rumsey Hall
- Other Churches (parsonages, manses, etc)
- Private homeowners w/ detached apts

6. Parcel Program/Limited Equity Housing
a. Review of program concept
b. Canvass of potential sites
- Town properties
- Private properties

7. Depot Study
a. Overview of housing implications
b. Senior Housing
- needs assessment
- recommendation to Planning Commission

8. Land Use Commissions
a. Establish liaison
b. "Chickens vs. Eggs"
- Changes to Land Use regulations vs. recommendations that violate existing regulations

9. Public Comment

10. Adjourn


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday March 16, 2006 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0604 Continued Request of Christopher Yelding, 14 Hifield Drive, a petition for special exception, a request for generator and pool equipment to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

ZBA-0606 Request of The Gunnery, 99 Green Hill Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.5.1.c (lot coverage), to replace existing dormitory.

ZBA-0607 Request of Alan & Cheryl Mello, 183 Woodbury Road, a petition for a special exception for expansion of nonconforming dwelling.

ZBA-0608 Request of Sheryl Leach, 10 Main Street, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 11.6.1.a (front & side yard setback) and 17.4 (increasing the nonconformity of a nonconforming structure) to relocate building and add retaining wall.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary


BOARD OF SELECTMEN
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

The Board of Selectmen will meet in Executive Session
On Friday, March 3, 2006 at 4:00p.m.
To discuss a personnel issue


Zoning Commission
AGENDA
Public Hearings-Regular Meeting
Monday, February 27, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road/10 Dwelling Units

Allen/158 Popple Swamp Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/ Detached Accessory Apartment

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 1/23/06

III. Pending Applications
A. Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road/Application Under the State Affordable Housing Appeals Act for 10 Dwelling Units
B. Allen/158 Popple Swamp Road/Spec. Per: Section 13.11/ Detached Accessory Apartment

IV.New Applications
A. Ingrassia/135 East Shore Road/Special Permit: Section 6.4.6/Fence on the Lake Waramaug Side of East Shore Road
B. Greenfield/12 Ives Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/ Detached Accessory Apartment
C. Leach/10 Main Street/Convert Barn to Produce Store
D. Leach/10 Main Street/Special Permit: Section 13.13/ Housing in the Business District
E. Ensign/199 Tinker Hill Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/Detached Accessory Apartment

V.Other Business
A. Certificate of Zoning Approval for Gas Station/7 Titus Road, Washington Depot
B. Preliminary Discussion/Ficalora/Green Hill Road/Texaco Station Property
C. Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Proposed New Section 13.12/Modification of Certain Requirements in Business Districts
D. Request by ZBA for Revision of Zoning Regulation 12.14.15

VI. Privilege of the Floor

VII.Communications
A. Letters from Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell and Mr. and Mrs. Gorrivan re: uses permitted by Special Permit in the R-1 District

VIII.Enforcement
A. Deli at 210 New Milford Turnpike/Signs
B. Complaint re: Junk Yard

IX.Adjournment

Dated 2/24/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
February 23, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the February 9, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen
" Minutes of the February 17, 2006 Special Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Opening of Bids for engineering of a drainage project on Plumb Hill Road

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Extend an Invitation to Bid for services in the area of Sanitation
" Amendment to the Town of Washington Retirement Plan
" Future Town Meeting agenda item

8. ADJOURNMENT


WARNING
SPECIAL TOWN MEETING

The voters and electors of the Town of Washington are hereby warned that a Special Town Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 23, 2006, immediately following the regularly-scheduled Selectmen's meeting at 4:30 p.m., for the following purpose:

To consider and act upon a Resolution by the Board of Selectmen to approve the filing of an application with the Commissioner of the Department of Economic and Community Development for a Small Cities Grant on behalf of the Washington Community Housing Trust for the purpose of renovations to infrastructure of the Dodge Farm Housing complex in an amount not to exceed $400,000; and to authorize and direct the First Selectman to file such an application, to provide such additional information, to execute such other documents as may be required by the Commissioner, to execute an Assistance Agreement with the State of Connecticut for State financial assistance if such an Agreement is offered, to execute any amendments, recessions and revisions thereto, to implement project activities, if approved, and to act as the authorized representative of the Town of Washington on behalf of the Washington Community Housing Trust.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut this 17th day of February, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Board of Selectmen


LEGAL NOTICE

Pursuant to Section 22a-39(k) of the Ct. General Statutes, the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission has scheduled public hearings on Wednesday, March 8, 2006 in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct. to consider the following applications:

5:00 p.m. Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Road/#IW-06-05/ Construct Two Dwellings, Driveway Crossing, Excavate Basin, Etc.

6:00 p.m. Spring Hill Farms, LLC./69 Whittlesey Road/ #IW-05-74/Rebuild, Enlarge, Relocate Existing Building

At these hearings interested persons may appear and written communications will be received. The application is on file in the Land Use Office, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 2/17/06
Janet M. Hill
Land Use Coordinator


Board of Finance - Notice of Meeting Date Change

The regular meeting of the Board of Finance scheduled for February 27th at 5:00 p.m. has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 21 at 5 p.m.


The Board of Selectmen will hold a special meeting on Friday, February 17, 2006 at 10:15 a.m. in the Selectman’s Office to schedule a Town Meeting for Thursday, February 23, 2006, immediately following the 4:30 p.m. Board of Selectmen’s meeting.

The purpose of the Town Meeting is to consider and act upon a Resolution by the Board of Selectmen to approve the filing of an application with the Commissioner of the Department of Economic and Community Development for a Small Cities Grant on behalf of the Washington Community Housing Trust for the purpose of renovations to infrastructure of the Dodge Farm Housing complex in an amount not to exceed $400,000; and to authorize the First Selectman to file such application, to provide such additional information, to execute such other documents as may be required by the Commissioner, to execute an Assistance Agreement with the State of Connecticut for State financial assistance if such an Agreement is offered, to execute any amendments, recessions, and revisions thereto, to implement project activities, if approved, and to act as the authorized representative of the Town of Washington of behalf of the Washington Community Housing Trust.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut this 17th day of February, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Board of Selectmen


BOARD OF SELECTMEN
SPECIAL MEETING

The Board of Selectmen will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, February 13, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. in the Land Use meeting room to discuss personnel issues.

The Board will immediately enter Executive Session.


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
Monday, February 13, 2006
5:00 p.m.

AGENDA

1. Call to Order

2. Minutes of January 9, 2006 Meeting

3. Elect Chairperson

4. Don Brigham: Comments regarding order of business

5. Consideration of list of items to be addressed:
a. Calculation of 75% to qualify for moratorium
b. Calculation of 10% housing stock
c. Mr. Santora, DCED
d. Senior Housing
e. Condos
f. Zoning Changes
- CVS
- Affordable Housing
g. Review of Affordable Housing Appeals Act of State Legislature
h. Housing Commission tasks as set out in ordinance to establish a Housing Commission
i. Review financial status and funding sources of current affordable housing
j. Policies and goals for single family homes, rental units, assisted living, and congregate homes to meet need for moderate income housing needs
k. Begin consideration of Depot Study in regards to Housing

6. Accept/amend meeting schedule dates

7. Adjourn


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
February 9, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the January 26, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Code of Ethics
" Opening of Bids for sale of Police Cruiser
" Discontinuance of Frisbie Road

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Extending an Invitation to Bid for Exterior Painting of the Senior Center/Legion Hall Building
" Extending an Invitation to Bid for Roof Replacement-Senior Center/Legion Hall Building
" Resolution - Local Health District

8. EXECUTIVE SESSION


Planning Commission
AGENDA
Tuesday, February 7, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 1/10/06

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. Pending Application
A. Upper Church Hill, LLC./72 Upper Church Hill Road/3 Lot Subdivision

V. Other Business
A. Depot Study
B. Walker Brook Farm Subdivision II/N. Milford

VI. Public Comment

VII. Communications

VIII. Adjournment

Dated 2/3/06
by Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


The February 15th meeting of the Open Space Committee has been cancelled. The next regularly scheduled meeting is March 15.


INVITATION TO BID
FOR SALE - USED POLICE VEHICLE

The Board of Selectmen will receive sealed bids for a 1999 Ford Crown Victoria 4-door police vehicle at the Office of the First Selectman, P.O. Box 383, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington Depot, CT 06794 until February 9, 2006 at 4:00 p.m. Well maintained, approximately 103,000 miles. Vehicle is available for inspection at the town garage at 12 Blackville Road.

The Town of Washington reserves the right to reject any and all bids or to waive any defects, irregularities or informalities in the bidding if such rejections or waivers are deemed to be in the best interest of the Town.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut this 22nd day of January, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark E. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


INVITATION TO BID
Engineering Services

The Board of Selectmen extend an invitation to bid for the engineering of a drainage project on Plumb Hill Road in Washington. Services are requested to establish a storm drainage system approximately 3/10 of a mile in length, starting at SNET pole # 2883 and extending southerly to the intersection with CT Route 47.

Sealed bids will be received until 4:00 p.m. on February 23, 2006 at the Office of the First Selectman, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, 2 Bryan Plaza, P.O. Box 383, Washington Depot, CT 06794. These bids will be opened and read aloud at the Board of Selectmen’s meeting following at 4:30 p.m.

The Board of Selectmen may waive any informalities or minor defects or reject any or all proposals if it is in the best interest of the Town of Washington to do so. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers/Minority/Women’s Business Enterprises are encouraged to apply.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut, this 31st day of January, 2006.

Richard C. Sears
Nicholas N. Solley
Mark E. Lyon
Board of Selectmen


LEGAL NOTICE

The WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold Public Hearings on Thursday February 16, 2006 at 7:30pm. in the Land Use Room, 2 Bryan Plaza, Washington, CT in re the following:

ZBA-0602 Continued Request of Spring Hill Farms LLC, 79 Whittlesey Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulation 12.1 (wetlands and watercourse setbacks), to relocate and enlarge an existing dwelling.

ZBA-0604 Request of Christopher Yelding, 14 Hifield Drive, a petition for special exception, a request for generator and pool equipment to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

ZBA-0605 Request of James Greenfield, 12 Ives Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 12.1.1 (wetland setback), 11.7.4 (height of accessory structure) and 17.4.a (increasing the nonconformity of a nonconforming structure) to enlarge existing barn.

At the Hearings interested parties will be heard and written communications received. Immediately following each Hearing, the board will meet to discuss and decide the applications, which are available for public review in the Land Use Office, Town Hall.

Pamela L. Osborne, ZBA Secretary
ZBA Secretary


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes
" Minutes of the January 12, 2006 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications
" Letter from Open Space Equity

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Extending Invitation to Bid for Plumb Hill Road drainage project to 2/23/06
" Code of Ethics

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Discontinuance of Nova Scotia Hill Road
" Town Hall Study Committee

8. EXECUTIVE SESSION


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA
Regular Meeting
January 25, 2006
7:00 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING - 7:00 p.m.

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting/Special Meeting/Show Cause Hearing - 1/11/06

IV. Pending Applications
A. Pasatieri/77 Findley Road/#IW-05-68ATF/Septic Repair
B. LeWinter/84-86 Roxbury Road/#IW-05-69/Barn
C. Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Road/#IW-05-70/New Dwelling and Driveway
D. Brighenti/49 Calhoun Street/#IW-05-71/Tennis Court
E. Upper Church Hill, LLC./72 Upper Church Hill Road/#IW-05-73/3 Lot Subdivision
F. Spring Hill Farms, LLC./79 Whittlesey Road/#IW-05-74/Reconstruct, Enlarge Dwelling
G. Private Mortgage Fund, LLC./59 S. Fenn Hill Rd/#IW-06-01/Revisions to Original Permit -
Driveway, Generator, Retaining Wall, etc.
H. Hackney-Holiman/125 West Shore Road/#IW-06-02/Reconstruct Existing Building
I. Corbo Assoc., Inc./23 Curtis Road/#IW-06-03/Inground Pool

V. New Application

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Beck, IW-02-VI, 132 Calhoun Street, Cutting and Clearing in Wetlands .
C. Fowler, IW-04-V5, 138 Nichols Hill Road, Excavate Wetlands, Watercourse.
D. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
E. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
F Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
G. Feola/Carmel Hill Road/Excavation in Wetlands
H. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
I. Pasartieri/57 Findley Road/Septic Repair within 100 ft. of Stream
J. 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
K. Mello/Woodbury Road/Clearcutting and Wall
L. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. The Gunnery School/22 South Street/Request to Revise Permit #IW-00-63/Drainage
B. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
C. Depot study
D. 2006 Budget

VIII. Communications

IX. Adjournment

Date: 1/23/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


LEGAL NOTICE

At A Public Hearing on January 19, 2005 the WASHINGTON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS took the following actions:

APPROVED: ZBA-0601 Request of Andrew & Cathy Carron, 58 Gunn Hill Road, a petition for special exception, a request for generator to be situated farther from the structure principally served than is specified under Section 12.14.1, 12.14.2 and 12.14.3 of the Zoning Regulations.

CONTINUED: ZBA-0602 Request of Spring Hill Farms LLC, 79 Whittlesey Road, for a variance from Zoning Regulation 12.1 (wetlands and watercourse setbacks), to relocate and enlarge an existing dwelling.

APPROVED: ZBA-0603 Request of Leah Pullaro, 23 Calhoun Street, for a variance from Zoning Regulations 12.1.1 (watercourse setback), 11.6.1 (front yard setback), 17.4.a (increasing the non conformity of a non conforming structure), to install wheelchair ramp and impervious path.

Pamela L. Osborne
ZBA Secretary


AGENDA
Board of Finance Meeting
Monday, January 23, 2006
5:00 p.m.

1. Call to order. Seating of Alternates.
2. Guests:
" 5:00 Joan Lodsin
" 5:15 Doug Greene
" 5:30 Jim Brinton
3. Minutes: December meeting
4. Treasurer's Report.
5. Tax Collector's Report.
6. Financial Reports.
7. Old Business:
" Primary Schools Project Report
" Pension Contribution
" Appointment of Alternate
7. New Business
" Selectman's Report
8. Adjournment


Zoning Commission
AGENDA
Public Hearings-Regular Meeting
Monday, January 23, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

PUBLIC HEARINGS

Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road/Application Under the State Affordable Housing Appeals Act/10 Dwelling Units

Anderson (Glenholme Devereux School)/77 New Milford Turnpike/ Special Permit Section 4.4.10/School

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting 12/19/05

III.Pending Application
A. Myfield, LLC./7 Mygatt Road/Application Under the State Affordable Housing Appeals Act for 10 Dwelling Units
B. Anderson (Glenholme Devereux School)/77 New Milford Turnpike/Special Permit: Section 4.4.10/School

IV. New Applications
A. Allen/158 Popple Swamp Road/Special Permit: Section 13.11/Detached Accessory Apartment

V. Other Business
A. Preliminary Discussion/Ficalora/Green Hill Road/Texaco Station Property
B. Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Sect. 16/Signs
C. Revision of the Zoning Regulations/Parking in the Depot
D. Conservation Commission Subcommittee/Brochure on Best Management Practices
E. Depot Study

VI. Privilege of the Floor

VII. Communications

VIII.Enforcement
A. Deli at 210 New Milford Turnpike/Signs
B. Complaint re: Junk Yard

IX.Adjournment

Dated 1/20/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Board of Assessment Appeals

The Board of Assessment Appeals reminds all property owners that anyone wishing to seek an adjustment of the assessed value of their property in Washington must file a request for a hearing before the Board of Assessment Appeals by February 20, 2006.

A form to request a hearing can be obtained from the Tax Assessor's office in Bryan Memorial Town Hall. Once completed forms with documentation are submitted (by February 20, 2006), individual appointments to meet with the Board will be scheduled to take place during the month of March 2006. Residents may authorize an agent to represent them before the Board. Owner or agent must appear in person for appeal to be considered.

The form is available online or at the Assessor's Office. For further information, residents should contact Tax Assessor, Barbara S. Johnson, in her office in the Town Hall or call 868-0398.


LEGAL NOTICE

At its Regular Meeting held on January 11, 2006 the Washington Inland Wetlands Commission took the following action:

DENIED WITHOUT PREJUDICE: Application #IW-05-61 submitted by Mr. Janowicz to construct a driveway at 51 Rabbit Hill Road.

APPROVED: Revision to Permit #IW-02-48 issued to Mrs. Pullaro to construct a handicapped ramp at 23 Calhoun Street.

UPHELD: The 1/3/06 enforcement order issued to Mr. Feola for unauthorized excavation at 84 Carmel Hill Road.

Dated 1/18/06
By Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


CONSERVATION COMMISSION
OPEN SPACE COMMITTEE
AGENDA
January 18, 2006 5:00pm
Land Use Meeting Room

* Conversation with Sarah Gager on Aligning the OSC to the 2003 Town Plan of Conservation and Development

* Review, commitment and next step for the OSC 2006 Initiatives circulated earlier (see attached)


Board of Selectmen
AGENDA
January 12, 2006
4:30p.m.
Land Use Room

1. Call to Order

2. Approval of Minutes:
" Minutes of the December 15, 2005 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen
" Minutes of the December 29, 2005 Regular Meeting of the Board of Selectmen

3. Visitors

4. Communications

5. Appointments/Resignations

6. OLD BUSINESS
" Code of Ethics discussion

7. NEW BUSINESS
" Extend an Invitation to Bid for the purchase of 1999 Ford Crown Victoria 4-door police interceptor
" Titus Road property


Planning Commission
AGENDA
Tuesday, January 10, 2006
7:30 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

REGULAR MEETING

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members, Alternates

II. Consideration of the Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 12/6/05

III. Motion to Include Subsequent Business Not Already Posted on the Agenda

IV. New Application
A. Upper Church Hill, LLC./72 Upper Church Hill Road/3 Lot Subdivision

V. Other Business
A. Depot Study
B. 2006 Budget

VI. Public Comment

VII. Communications

VIII. Adjournment

Dated 1/6/06
by Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Inland Wetlands Commission
AGENDA

Special Meeting, Show Cause Hearing, and Regular Meeting
January 11, 2006
5:30 p.m., 5:45 p.m., and 7:00 p.m. Land Use Meeting Room

SPECIAL MEETING - 5:30 p.m.
Executive Session with Atty. Zizka to discuss pending litigation
NOTE: The Executive Session is closed to the public.

SHOW CAUSE HEARING - 5:45 p.m.
Feola/84 Carmel Hill Road/1-3-06 Enforcement Order for Unauthorized Excavation

SPECIAL MEETING - Immediately following hearing - Resume Executive Session with Atty. Zizka

REGULAR MEETING - 7:00 p.m.

I. Regular Business
A. Call to Order
B. Seating of Members / Alternates

II. Motion to Add Subsequent Business Not on the Agenda

III. Consideration of Minutes
A. Regular Meeting - 12/14/05

IV. Pending Applications
A. Janowicz/51 Rabbit Hill Road/#IW-05-61/Driveway
B. Pasatieri/77 Findley Road/#IW-05-68ATF/Septic Repair
C. LeWinter/84-86 Roxbury Road/#IW-05-69/Barn
D. Kessler/103-105 West Mountain Road/#IW-05-70/New Dwelling and Driveway
E. Brighenti/49 Calhoun Street/#IW-05-71/Tennis Court
F. Upper Church Hill, LLC./72 Upper Church Hill Road/#IW-05-73/3 Lot Subdivision
G. Spring Hill Farms, LLC./79 Whittlesey Road/#IW-05-74/Reconstruct, Enlarge Dwelling

V. New Applications
A. Private Mortgage Fund, LLC./59 S. Fenn Hill Rd/#IW-06-01/Revisions to Original Permit -
Driveway, Generator, Retaining Wall, etc.

VI. Enforcement
A. Report
B. Beck, IW-02-VI, 132 Calhoun Street, Cutting and Clearing in Wetlands .
C. Fowler, IW-04-V5, 138 Nichols Hill Road, Excavate Wetlands, Watercourse.
D. Carter/292 Walker Brook Road(141 Shinar Mountain Road)/#IW-04-V8/Repair of Retaining Wall
E. Reinhardt/10 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
F Cremona/8 Perkins Road/Clear Cutting
G. Feola/Carmel Hill Road/Excavation in Wetlands
H. Taylor/11 Sunset Lane/Unauthorized Excavation in Wetlands
I. Pasartieri/57 Findley Road/Septic Repair within 100 ft. of Stream
J. 9 Main St. Assoc./9 Main Street/Unauthorized Construction of Stone Wall
K. Private Mortgage Fund, LLC/59 S. Fenn Hill Road/Report-Compliance with Plans as Approved
L. Mello/Woodbury Road/Clearcutting and Wall
M. Action Taken by Wetlands Agent

VII. Other Business
A. Pullaro/23 Calhoun Street/Request for Revision of Permit #IW-02-48/Handicapped Ramp
B. Washington Montessori School/240 Litchfield Turnpike/Project Completion-Release of Bond
C. Depot study
D. 2006 Budget

VIII. Communications

IX. Adjournment

Date: 1/6/06
Janet M. Hill, Land Use Coordinator


Washington Ambulance is pleased to announce an EMT class beginning Monday, January 16 and running through the end of April. Classes will be held Mondays and Thursdays from 6:30 to 9:30 pm along with a "few" Saturday mornings. The class will be held in the Depot Firehouse on Bee Brook Road (Rt. 47). Anyone interested please call: Susie Wyant 868-7292 or Victoria Bresnan 868-0191.


Board of Selectmen – Budget Work Sessions

The Board of Selectmen will hold work sessions for the 2006-2007 fiscal year budget every other Thursday at 3:00 p.m. as follows:

January 12
January 26
February 9
February 23
March 9
March 23
April 6
April 20

Additional sessions may be called if required.

The Annual Budget Hearing is scheduled for Thursday, May 4, 2006 at 7:30 p.m.

The Annual Budget Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 18, 2006 at 7:30 p.m.

Dated at Washington, Connecticut this 5th day of January, 2006.

Kathy Gollow, Selectman’s Ass’t.


WASHINGTON HOUSING COMMISSION
AGENDA
Monday, January 9, 2006
5:00 p.m.

1. Call To Order
2. Ordinance to Establish a Housing Commission
3. Organization of Commission
4. Schedule of Meetings


Cancellation of Planning Commission Meeting

Due to inclement weather, the January 3, 2006 regularly scheduled Planning Commission meeting has been cancelled. It will be held on next Tuesday, January 10, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. in the Land Use Meeting Room, Bryan Memorial Town Hall, Washington Depot, Ct.

Dated 1/3/06
Janet M. Hill


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