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Welcome to the Town of Chilmark, MA
Conservation Commission Revised Agenda 06/21/17
Site Visits Tues., June 20 @ 12:30 PM

  • 12:30 PM:  PUBLIC HEARING NOI SE 12 - ???; REID SILVA FOR JUDITH JARDIN; 14 Ocean View Farm Rd.; AP 25-101:  Replace and upgrade the existing failed septic pit.  A portion of the work will take place within the 100-foot buffer zone of a Bordering Vegetated Wetland.  The closest activity is approximately 90 feet from the wetland edge.  
  • 12:40 PM:  PUBLIC HEARING NOI SE 12 - ???; REID SILVA FOR GRAEME AND JUDITH FLANDERS; 10 Highland Way; AP 26-36:  Replace a failing metal culvert within an intermittent drainage way.  Approximately 200 sq. ft. of a Bordering Vegetated Wetland will be temporarily altered.  
  • 12:45 PM:  PUBLIC HEARING SE 12 – 790; REID SILVA FOR FREDERICK AND JILL BERNHARD; 21 Carroll Lane; AP 27.1-176:  Construct several additions to the existing dwelling.  The work includes a 672 sq. ft.building addition of living space; reconfiguring and adding to the existing decks; and building a 76 sq. ft. porch.  A portion of the 672 sq. ft. addition and porch are within the 100 foot buffer zone of a Bordering Vegetated Wetland and in the second 100 feet of the Riverfront Zone.  The deck addition is within the 100-foot wetland buffer zone and within both the first and second 100 ft. sections of the Riverfront Zone.  The closest activity is approximately 60 feet from the wetland edge.  
  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE; SE 12 – 720; STEPHEN MERKEL; off Howell Lane;   AP 27-1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2 and 3:  An Order of Conditions was issued in 2015 responding to an Enforcement Order to rectify view clearing work done without a permit.  The plan called for a re-vegetation plan of tree removal and mowing performed in a wetland and within the wetland buffer zone.  The area has grown back nicely and all of the new plantings are thriving.  Recommend the project is in full compliance.
  • DISCUSSION SE 12 – 764; HILLARY ARCHER FOR PAUL SLAVIN AND SUSAN WAITZKIN; 6 Eddy Farm Rd.; AP 25-1.2:  An Order was issued in 2016 to tear down the existing house and build a new one.  A subsequent roof drainage plan was presented and approved on April 19, 2017.  As required in the Order the landscape and irrigation plans are being presented to the Commission.
Meeting Minutes: 6/7/17.

Discuss bylaw violations and landscapers.
Discuss definition of tear down versus maintenance.

Order of Conditions Jardin; SE 12 - ???; AP 25-101 (if voted).
Order of Conditions Flanders; SE 12 - ???; AP 26-36 (if voted).
Order of Conditions Bernhard; SE 12 - 790; AP 27.1-176 (if voted).
Certificate of Compliance SE 12 – 720; Merkel; AP 27-1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2, 3 (if voted).

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