November 27, 2017 | Town Workshop Meeting Minutes

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Town Workshop Meeting Minutes

Woodsboro, Maryland
November 27, 2017

The regular scheduled Workshop Meeting of the Woodsboro Town Council was held today at the Town Hall with the following members present:

Burgess Rittelmeyer, Commissioners Boyer, Piechowski, Smith and Spruill.

There was no guest or residents in attendance.

Burgess Rittelmeyer called the meeting to order and led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.

After review of the October 2017 minutes, a motion to accept them as presented was passed 4 – 0.

Commissioner Smith had nothing to report.

Commissioner Spruill had nothing to report.

Commissioner Piechowski had nothing to report.

Commissioner Boyer reported on a recent Planning & Zoning meeting.  The P&Z Commission approved an addition to the Woodsboro Dental building.  Commissioner Boyer provided plans for the Council to review.

The Council held a discussion on the Trout property at the south end of town.

Burgess Rittelmeyer reported all POS projects submitted have been approved.

Burgess Rittelmeyer reported on the Israel Creek project.  It is delayed at least nine months.  Burgess Rittelmeyer will have them attend a meeting in the near future.

Burgess Rittelmeyer provided readings for a few hydrants in Copper Oaks II and the Russet Leaf tower.  He reported we are getting 60 – 65 psi at each.

Burgess Rittelmeyer reported Sheriff Jenkins will be attending the December 12th meeting.  A brief discussion on the cost of resident deputies/troopers was held.

Burgess Rittelmeyer reported on an email he received from a company who wishes to temporarily place a camper at 10 N. Second St.  This is for the resident who is displaced from her home due to a fire.  After a brief discussion it was decided not to allow it.

Burgess Rittelmeyer opened discussion on Well 1.  He reported having the water tested and the results showing it is seriously contaminated.  A motion to proceed with capping the well passed 4 – 0.  Commissioner Boyer suggested salvaging anything good out of it.

Commissioner Spruill inquired on the Legislative Dinner being held on Dec. 6th.  He will confirm with Mary by Tuesday, 11-28-17 if he is attending.

Commissioner Boyer opened discussion on the drain pipe project at 200 S Main St and Liberty Rd.  Burgess Rittelmeyer will contact a company to inquire on repairing it.  Burgess Rittelmeyer would like to incorporate it into the CIP plan.

There being no further business, a motion to close the meeting was passed 4 – 0.