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Meeting Minutes for June 13, 2012

Members present: David Legere, Carol Korty and Anne LaBossiere

Absent Member/s: Bob Pulver and Larry Libby

Alternates: Nancy Pochan and Doug Stewart

Project Leader on Open Space: Fred Stocking, former Commission member

Others in Attendance: Dr.Willem Brutsaert

Meeting was convened at the Lamoine Town Hall by Act. Chair., Carol Korty

Topics Discussed:

  1. Review of the May 9, 2012 minutes.
  2. Anne LaBossiere gave a brief report on her attendance at the Planning Board meeting of June 5, 2012.
  3. Open Space Inventory

Fred Stocking stated that work on this not quite ready to put into a package for presentation yet. He led the group in a review of his work on the Large Habitat Block Section, Chapt. 3.

David Legere presented his work on 3A, PT. 5, Lamoine's Water Resources and Access.

Anne LaBossiere updated the group on her work to date on Lamoine's Wetland Classification and shared some materials pertinent to this segment.

  1. Concerns of the Public: None
  2. Report on the Convergence Conference of 2012 on June 8 given by attendee, Anne LaBossiere.
  3. Carol Korty gave an overview of her attendance at the Hancock County Planning Commission's Development and Water session.
  4. Plans were discussed re: the July 11 th LCC meeting on trails. Several of the members of the community who have been invited to attend and share their knowledge re: local trails are planning to join us.
  5. David Legere gave information and a handout re: the Night Sky Festival set for Sept. 14 with a raindate of Sept. 15 in Bar Harbor .

Motions and Outcomes:

The minutes of the May 9, 2012 meeting were approved with the correction of the date of the next LCC meeting. The correct date is July 11 th , not the 10 th .

Follow-up Actions and Who Will Do Them: 

  1. Fred Stocking will check with John Holt, Chair of the Lamoine Planning Board, to see if he has been able to have a conversation with the Selectfolk about their reopening Lamoine's Comprehensive Plan.
  2. Nancy Pochan will speak with Linda Penkalski about the possibility of her doing her star gazing program in Sept. this year.
  3. Fred will continue his work on revising work on Chapt. 3, including that of Anne LaBossiere's on Wetlands.
  4. Anne LaBossiere will revise the map re: Wetlands and prepare a few paragraphs re: the contributions made by Wetlands.
  5. The Commission will talk about our August session at the end of our July 11th meeting.

The meeting was adjourned at 8:50 p.m.

Minutes taken by Anne LaBossiere, Secretary and approved on July 11, 2012.