November 17, 2020 | Town Council Meeting Minutes
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Regularly scheduled Woodsboro Planning & Zoning Meetings are held on the first Monday each month at the meeting room behind St. Johns Church, 8. N. Second St. The public is welcome to attend these meetings, which start at 6:00 PM.
Woodsboro Planning & Zoning Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month as needed at 6:00 PM at the meeting room behind St. Johns Church, 8. N. Second St. Please contact the town office to be added to the agenda one (1) month prior to the meeting if you have business to discuss. If there are no topics brought forth to be placed on the agenda 1 month before this meeting, the committee will not meet that month.
Corporation of Woodsboro
Mary E Rice | Town Clerk
P.O. Box 88
Woodsboro MD, 21798
Phone: (301) 898-3800
November 17, 2020
The Woodsboro Town Council met today at 7:00 PM in the fellowship room of St. John’s UCC with the following members present:
Burgess Rittelmeyer, Commissioners Smith, Cutshall, Crum and Boyer.
There were no guests and one resident in attendance.
Burgess Rittelmeyer called the meeting to order and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
After review of the October 2020 minutes, a motion to accept them as presented passed 4 – 0.
After review of the October 2020 financials, a motion to accept them as presented passed 4 – 0.
Commissioner Smith opened discussion on past due water and sewer accounts. Mary provided an update on those past due. Certified letters will be mailed next week, and landlords will be copied on the letter.
Commissioner Cutshall opened discussion on street signs for North and South Main. It was noted that no sign indicates North or South. Mary will order signs and get them installed. He also inquired on the Pleasants Construction payment asking if it had been paid. Burgess Rittelmeyer reported he just authorized the final payment. Commissioner Cutshall then suggested overlaying Second St instead of patching it.
Commissioner Boyer reported the Planning and Zoning group will meet in December to begin review of the Comprehensive Plan.
Commissioner Crum had nothing to report.
Burgess Rittelmeyer reported the basketball court is being painted and the park has been winterized. He asked if the bathrooms were locked.
Burgess Rittelmeyer reported the Israel Creek project is in its final stages. He also informed the Council that the State would now like the town to mow areas we were previously told not to. It was suggested Burgess Rittelmeyer get this change in writing clarifying where we can mow.
Resident and news reporter, Ken Kellar inquired on the outstanding water and sewer bills. He also reported there is plastic conduit under one of the footbridges in the park that is exposed and could be a safety issue. He was informed it is the airline to the pond. Mr. Kellar then reported to the Council of a resident in town that is interested in getting a marker for the park.
There being no further business, a motion to adjourn the meeting passed 4 – 0.