Nancy presented a slide show of the construction of “Cindy’s Trail”.Still need to rake Cindy’s Trail – possibly Sunday. Present trail to Cindy –possibly Tuesday. Tom suggested we reach out to 4
grade teachers at BES to see if classes would be willing to groom trails as a group in Spring. Thinks if kids startyoung, they will continue to help when older.
Conservation Fund Committee
The goal to raise $12,000 has already been exceeded!
Carghill Donation$ 500.00Cal. Supper/Auction$ 6,480.00Bulk Mail Appeal$ 2,172.002010 Calendars$ 455.00Yard & Estate Sale$ 3,646.15Race to the Top$ 299.00Concert$ 105.00Whole Hog Booth$ 709.00LEAF Booth$ 521.06water bottles/hats$ 228.00
Total as of 10/6/10$15,115.15
The 2011 Calendars arrived today and will be distributed to outlets tomorrow.Nancy Posted on Facebook; Barbara will put on listserve; Monique will put in e-newsletter. Two other events in 2010 – Calendar and hopefully, “Buck-a-Pie Week” atColatina
Solid Waste – Tire Drop
, 8 – noon; $1/car tire; $2.50/truck tire; Barbara will take care of advertising.In the Spring there will be a free tire drop sponsored by CVSWMD.
Bradford Municipal Forest
Barbara attended joint meeting of Selectboard and Water Board. TPL offered$875,000.Straw vote taken – Selectboard 2 for, 2 against; Water Board 1 for, 4 against.Outcome: Water Board will meet on Oct. 12; Selectboard will meet on Oct 14;will decide on whether to sign a Contract with TPL agreeing to sell the land for$875,000 if the voters vote in favor of this at Town Meeting. Roger Krussmanmust have a contract in order torequest an extension to encumber the Federal Funds.BCC members will attend meetings on 10/12 and 10/14 and speak in favor of the sale.
Nancy has received emails asking if we are going to continue our 1
Monday of the Month Movie Series. It was agreed that we don’t have time to prepare forNovember, but we should begin in December and continue into 2011. Sandy &Nancy will line up some possible film titles. Nancy will seek funds to supportthis.So far, Nancy and Jim McCracken have registered for the NEEEA Conference onOctober 23. No teachers of students from Oxbow have expressed interest.