April 4, 2018

Members present:        Matt Silbermann

Joe Popovitch

Brian Lambert

Barry Kapplan

Michael Kneeland – alternate seated

Ken Braithwaite – alternate seated

Carol Berner - alternate



The April 4, 2018 meeting was called to order at 7:32pm by M. Silbermann.


J. Popovitch made a motion to approve minutes of March 21, 2018 meeting minutes, seconded by B. Lambert.  Minutes approved.

Subdivision and wetlands applications were submitted for subdivision of property on Rindge Rd. owned by J. Muller.  These were reviewed for inclusion of required information.  The applicant is waiting for the approval from the health district.

B. Lambert made a motion to accept wetland application, seconded by K. Braithwaite.  A fee of $240.00 was submitted with application. 

B. Kapplan discussed waiving hearing for both wetlands and subdivision applications as this is only creating one additional lot and not affecting wetlands located on the property.   All were in agreement.  B. Kapplan made a motion to waive hearing for both applications.  Motion seconded by B. Lambert.  All were in favor, no hearing to be held.  Woodstock will be notified of subdivision application.

B. Kapplan made a motion to accept the subdivision application, seconded by M. Kneeland.  A fee of $420.00 was submitted. 

These applications will be addressed at the May 2nd meeting.

Discussion was held on the temporary health care housing and the need to have a hearing to opt out of this.  B. Lambert made a motion to hold hearing on this, seconded by B. Kapplan.  A hearing will be held on May 2, 2018. 

Discussion was held on an email received by M. Silbermann related to subdivision on Mashapaug Lake.  The sender will be invited to a meeting to address questions/concerns.

B. Lamert made a motion to adjourn seconded by J. Popovitch, the motion carried.  The meeting adjourned at 8:53 p.m.


Heidi Bradrick, recording secretary                Matt Silbermann chairman