Oct 022018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

WEDNESDAY September 26, 2018  5:30 PM

BROOKFIELD TOWN OFFICE

RALPH ROAD, BROOKFIELD, VT

UNAPPROVED MINUTES

  1. Review and Approve Minutes of August 22,2018: Approved unanimously.
  2. Questions or Issues Brought by Members of the Public: None attended.
  3. Continuing Review of OCSD Activities, Reports and Bills: Only 18.5 hours of patrols performed in this fiscal year. Dan Mason to explore an alternative provider or law enforcement services and report to committee at October meeting.
  4. Traffic Law Enforcement: Members received complaints about speeding and offers for places to place the speed cart or a cruiser with radar.  L Stowell to contact OCSD.
  5. Continuing Review of Parking Enforcement on Stone Road: Committee awaiting second traffic study report from Two Rivers Ottaquechee Regional Commission (TRORC). S. Edson to contact Braintree for their experience with a similar situation. L Stowell to contact TRORC on likely report date.
  6. Keeping in Touch with the Select Board and Highway Department: L Stowell to brief J. Benson. See below.
  7. Discussion of the threat of the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) on Town Roads and power lines. Received draft EAB plan from Randolph.  That plan estimates healthy Ash tree removal by contractors at $300.00 each and unhealthy or dead Ash trees between $375.00 and $750.00 each.  Stowell to send link to members. L. Stowell contacted GMP and will get their plan soon.  L Stowell to contact Washington Electric Coop for their plan.
  8. Increasing Parking in Pond Village: S. Edson to contact R. Peck for status on exploration of town and MacBruce land adjacent to existing Town Office parking lot.
  9. Reflective E-911 House Number Signs Project Progress: Godfrey received a new lower price quote. D. Mason to check with provider (VCI) and confirm price and reflectivity and report to committee.  Committee may have to contact purchasers and have checks replaced with new lower amounts.
  10. Discussion of movable radar speed display signs and the data that they produce: No recent data received. L Stowell to contact OCSD.
  11. October Public Safety Message. Stowell to write and send to S. Edson for website.
  12. Setting the Next Meeting: Wednesday October 24, 2018 at 5:30 PM.
  13. Inviting Guests to the Next Meeting: None invited, may have members of the public attend.
  14. Adjournment at 7:00 PM.
Jul 302018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY JULY 25, 2018 AT 5:30 PM BROOKFIELD TOWN OFFICE RALPH ROAD, BROOKFIELD, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following members attended: Stuart Edson, Mike Stoddard, Dan Mason, Michael Rutkovsky and Lew Stowell. Review and Approve Minutes of June 27,2018: Approved unanimously. Questions or Issues Brought by Members of the Public: No [Read more…]

Jul 022018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY June 27, 2018 5:30 PM BROOKFIELD TOWN OFFICE RALPH ROAD, BROOKFIELD, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following members attended: Stuart Edson, Mike Stoddard, Dan Mason, Joy Kacik, Michael Rutkovsky and Lew Stowell.  Dennis Larocque attended as a member of the public. Review and Approve Minutes of May 23, 2018. Approved [Read more…]

May 282018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE Wednesday May 23, 2018 5:30 PM Brookfield Town Office Ralph Road, Brookfield, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following members attended: Stuart Edson, Mike Stoddard, Dan Mason, Joy Kacik, Michael Rutkovsky and Lew Stowell.  Deputy Kevin Wilson, OCSD attended as invited guest. Review and Approve Minutes of April 25, 2018. Approved unanimously. [Read more…]

Apr 292018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE Wednesday April 25, 2018 5:30 PM Brookfield Town Office Ralph Road, Brookfield, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following members attended: Stuart Edson, Mike Stoddard, Dan Mason, Gwynn Zakov, Michael Rutkovsky and Lew Stowell. Review and Approve Minutes of March 28, 2018: Reviewed and approved unanimously. Questions or Issues Brought by Members [Read more…]

Mar 312018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY MARCH 28, 2018   5:30 PM BROOKFIELD TOWN CLERK’S OFFICE  RALPH ROAD, BROOKFIELD, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following members and guests attended: Stuart Edson, Kevin Joyal and Lew Stowell (members). Martin Prevost, Director of Licensing, Department of Liquor Control (Guest Speaker),  Dan Mason, Gwynn Zakov and Michael Rutkovsky (prospective members). [Read more…]

Mar 072018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE Wednesday February 28, 2018 5:30 PM Brookfield Town Office Ralph Road, Brookfield, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following members and guests attended: Kevin Joyal, Stuart Edson, Lew Stowell, Dennis Larocque (Member of the Public) and Keith Gallant, Dept of Fish & Wildlife (Invited Guest). Review and Approve Minutes of January 24, [Read more…]

Feb 272018
 

Town of Brookfield Selectboard Meeting January 8, 2018 at 6:30 P.M. Town Clerk’s Office Draft Minutes  Present: John Benson (Chair), Jeff Kimmel, Cory Haggett, Ray Peck, Dawn Conant, Lew Stowell (PSAC), Stuart Edson (PSAC), Chuck Barnum   Call to Order – 6:30 p.m.   Adjustments to Agenda – New Business – Public Safety Advisory Committee [Read more…]

Jan 292018
 

BROOKFIELD PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY JANUARY 24, 2018   5:30 PM BROOKFIELD TOWN CLERK’S OFFICE  RALPH ROAD, BROOKFIELD, VT UNAPPROVED MINUTES The following PSAC members attended: Stuart Edson, Kevin Joyal, Joy Kacik and Lew Stowell. Review and Approve Minutes of December 13, 2017. Reviewed and unanimously approved. Questions or Issues Brought by Members of the [Read more…]

Oct 282017
 

MINUTES OF THE BROOKFIELD FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY TRUSTEE MEETING, October 16, 2017 Present and Voting: Kym Anderson, Amy Borgman, Dan Childs, Emily Noyes Present and Not Voting: Laura Rochat (librarian) Not Present: Cat Wright 1. The Minutes were accepted. 2. Treasurer’s Report: The BFPL finances are stable and the financial reports continue to be co-monitored [Read more…]