Hardwick, MA

Open Meetings as of Tuesday September 25, 2018 10:27 PM EDT

All meetings before Thursday September 27, 2018 10:27 PM EDT
must already be posted.

www.mytowngovernment.org

BoardDateTime
Planning Board Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:30 PM EDT
Planning Board Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:45 PM EDT
WRTA Advisory Board Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:30 AM EDT
Assessors Wed Sep 26, 2018 5 PM EDT
Conservation Commission Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:30 PM EDT
Recycling Commission Tue Oct 2, 2018 6:30 PM EDT
Historical Commission Wed Oct 3, 2018 7 PM EDT
Board Of Health Thu Oct 4, 2018 6 PM EDT
Paige Library Trustees Thu Oct 4, 2018 7 PM EDT
Gilbertville Public Library Wed Oct 10, 2018 6 PM EDT
Youth Commission Wed Oct 10, 2018 6:30 PM EDT
Broadband Committee Thu Oct 11, 2018 6 PM EDT
Gilbertville Water District Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:30 PM EDT
Council On Aging Wed Oct 17, 2018 10 AM EDT
Conservation Commission Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:30 PM EDT

Planning Board
Tuesday September 25, 2018 6:30 PM EDT

Municipal Building
Planning Board Room
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:
Review prior meeting minutes
Review mail file
Discuss any business that may come before the Board

Meeting 1 of 15

Planning Board
Tuesday September 25, 2018 6:45 PM EDT

Municipal Building
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:
6:45Public Hearing 
In accordance with MGL c.94G, notice is hereby given that the Hardwick Planning Board, as Special Permit Granting Authority for the Town of Hardwick, will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 6:45PM at the Municipal Office Building, 307 Main Street, Gilbertville MA.
Pursuant to Hardwick Zoning Bylaw Section 10.0, this Hearing is to act on the applications for a Special Permit and Site Plan Review by William St. Croix, DBA Northeast Agronomy Specialists to conduct a cannabis cultivation operation on Ridge Road, Lot 12.  All interested parties are asked to attend. 
Interested parties may also view this Legal Notice at http://masspublicnotices.org.

Meeting 2 of 15

WRTA Advisory Board
Wednesday September 26, 2018 8:30 AM EDT

WRTA Office
3rd Floor conference room
60 Foster St, Worcester, MA 01608

Agenda:
A&F Committee Meeting:  The Audit & Finance committee will meet to approve the minutes of the September 7, 2018 and for the purpose of going into Executive Session.  Executive Session – the committee will meet in executive session to discuss the contract negotiations. Pursuant to G.L.c.30A, sec 21(3).  With the Audit & Finance committee returning to open session for the sole purpose of adjourning the Audit & Finance Committee Meeting.

Meeting 3 of 15

Assessors
Wednesday September 26, 2018 5 PM EDT

Municipal Building
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:
* Open meeting & read and accept minutes of last meeting.
* Signatures of the Board, if any.
* Review mail and e-mail file.
* Full-time Assessor to report to Board.
* Address any public business which may come before the Board.
* Executive Session, if needed for any of the following:
1) Motor Vehicle Excise Abatement Applications, if any
2) Real Estate Abatement Applications, if any
3) Real Estate Exemption Applications, if any
4) Personal Property Abatements Applications, if any
5) Form of Lists/Form 3ABC, if any
6) Income & Expense forms, if any
* Executive Session under M.G.L. Chapter 30A, Section 21A (7) “to comply with the provisions of any general or special laws or federal grant-in-aid requirements.”
**To discuss motor vehicle excise applications, which are not open to public inspection under the Driver Privacy Protection Act (DPPA), 18 U.S.C. Section 2725.
*** To discuss exemptions and abatement applications, which are not open to public inspection under Chapter 59, Section 60.
**** To discuss Form of Lists or Form 3ABC’s, which are not open to public inspection under Chapter 59, Section 32.
***** To discuss Income and Expense forms, if any, which are confidential and protected from public disclosure under Chapter 59, Section 52B.

And any other business topics not reasonably anticipated by the chair.
Lucinda Childs, Chair, Board of Assessors

Meeting 4 of 15

Conservation Commission
Thursday September 27, 2018 6:30 PM EDT

Municipal Building
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:
Town of Hardwick Conservation Commission                                                                            AGENDA 
September 27, 2018

Approval of Minutes of August 15, 2018

Public Hearings (NOIs):  
Hardwick Pond Preservation Association, continued from previous meeting

Public Meetings (RDAs):  
J. Murkette, C. Lemaitre, G. Duvernay – Proposed treatment of invasive plants

Enforcement Order:  14 Barre Road, Mimi’s Coffee House – Follow-up

Complaints:
1.	Ruggles Hill Road:  cutting in wetland
2.	Taylor Hill Road:  filling in of wetlands 

Site Visit Reports:  to above locations where complaints were filed

Inquiries:  

Forest Cutting Plans:  none received.  
Received on 9/13/18 a memo from DCR re:  Changes to Forest Cutting Practices Act and Memorandum of Understanding between DCR and DEP.  [Scanned and sent to ConCom members via email 9/13/18.]

Building permits: none received

Financial Report:   As of Warrant 4 
	Clerk’s salary:  balance $5,620.07
             Office Expense:  balance $550.00
             WPA Fund: balance $7,153.28
	Self Help Grant:  balance $28,548.68

Commission Office Report: (Peggy) 
Meeting with CAI Technologies re:  enhanced GIS program (Nick and Peggy)
MACC Webinar 11/2/18 toward my certification

Old Business:
Repairs at Old Furnace Boat Launch area (Nick)

New Business: 
MACC Fall Academy, Doubletree Hotel in Leominster, Saturday, Oct. 20:  Peggy and Nick registered

Announcements: 

Date and time of next meeting:  October 17, 2108, 6:30 PM
This meeting is posted in compliance with the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law.  The agenda may change to reflect unforeseen business.

Meeting 5 of 15

Recycling Commission
Tuesday October 2, 2018 6:30 PM EDT

Recycling Center, 2011 Barre Road, Wheelwright

Agenda:
1. Review and approval of minutes from previous meeting
2. Recycling Coordinator’s report 
3. Scheduling next meeting
AND ANY OTHER BUSINESS TOPICS NOT REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR
THIS AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Meeting 6 of 15

Historical Commission
Wednesday October 3, 2018 7 PM EDT

Municipal Building
Selectmen's room
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:
Discuss progress on schoolhouse, National Register work
Sale of books
Any other business to come before the commission

Meeting 7 of 15

Board Of Health
Thursday October 4, 2018 6 PM EDT

Municipal Building
Board of Health Room
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:  not yet available

Meeting 8 of 15

Paige Library Trustees
Thursday October 4, 2018 7 PM EDT

Paige Library
87 Petersham Rd., Hardwick 01037

Agenda:
Approve previous meeting's minutes
Director's report
Old business
New business

Meeting 9 of 15

Gilbertville Public Library
Wednesday October 10, 2018 6 PM EDT

Gilbertville Public Library
259 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:  not yet available

Meeting 10 of 15

Youth Commission
Wednesday October 10, 2018 6:30 PM EDT

Municipal Building
Youth Center
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:
Review of activities and camps
Budget review
Future activities, plans

Meeting 11 of 15

Broadband Committee
Thursday October 11, 2018 6 PM EDT

Municipal Building
Selectmen's room
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:
Open
Approve last month's minutes
New Business
Old Business:  Progress on last few homes to get hooked up.
Adjourn

Meeting 12 of 15

Gilbertville Water District
Tuesday October 16, 2018 5:30 PM EDT

Gilbertville Public Library
Conference room
259 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:
Clerk's report
Treasurer's report
Signing of bills
Discussion of ongoing projects
Discusssion of work needing attention
Open forum
Adjounment

Meeting 13 of 15

Council On Aging
Wednesday October 17, 2018 10 AM EDT

Barre Senior Center, 557 South Barre Rd. Barre, MA 01005

Agenda:
Hardwick Council on Aging
AGENDA

*Acceptance of Meeting Minutes
*Discuss Ideas of Sr. Center Activities
*Adjournment

This agenda is subject to change due to unforseen items brought before the Council during this scheduled open meeting.

Meeting 14 of 15

Conservation Commission
Wednesday October 17, 2018 6:30 PM EDT

Municipal Building
307 Main St., Gilbertville, MA 01031

Agenda:  not yet available

Meeting 15 of 15

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - HIGHWAY DEPT. TRUCK DRIVER/LABORER

TOWN OF HARDWICK 
HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT
TRUCK DRIVER/LABORER

The purpose of this position is to provide maintenance on Highway Department vehicles and equipment, and to operate heavy and light motor equipment and perform manual work on construction, maintenance or repair projects of the Highway Department; all other related work as required. 
Applicants must have experience in highway/roadway maintenance and construction, including heavy equipment operation.  Applicants must possess a valid C.D.L. Class B License with airbrake endorsement and a valid Massachusetts Hoisting Engineer License Class 2A.
The employment application and a detailed job description are available at the Municipal Office Building, 307 Main Street, Gilbertville, MA or online at www.townofhardwick.com. Interested candidates are requested to forward their resumes and employment application to:  Board of Selectmen, P.O. Box 575, Gilbertville, MA  01031-0575. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  The Town of Hardwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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