Bradford Conservation Commission Meeting July 21, 2010 MINUTES Attendees: Ed Wendell, Gary Tillotson, Barbara Kulzyck, Monique Priestley

, Sandy Price, Nancy Jones Minutes of July 7 approved as written
Bill was presented by Treasurer, Ed Wendell, for payment: Payable to Amount For Payable from
Mary Wendell $44.00 Postage Stamps BCC Budget

Finances

Action
Approved

Land Offer John Lyons has called again offering either donation or low fee for landlocked acreage abutting Wrights MT parcel. Voted: 1) Nancy will correspond with all 8 land-owners, plus Alice Ronzo, to see if any or all have interest in donating. 2) Nancy will discuss potential with David Chipman and Ted Unkles to get a sense of what the possibilities might be. Education Committee GPS Workshop – decided to ask Paul Hunt to postpone until either 9/25 or 10/2; Nancy will ask Paul to send description of his workshop Conservation Fund Committee Whole Hog Booth – volunteers still needed; contact Mary Ellen Gray to sign up for a shift Calendar – photos are still needed Energy Committee Ed gave an update; next meeting in 2 weeks; Barbara will contact Perry’s re donation for LEAF raffle Stewardship Committee - a sign is needed for the cabin “Do not light fires inside the cabin” - need new stack of firewood; voted to purchase a tarp to cover a woodpile - Voted to pay for materials for R. Moore to build a bench in honor of Cindy Clemence and pay for engraving by Russ Priestley - Agreed to seek volunteers to construct the trail that Cindy flagged before she left for Afghanistan - Gary will be working with Phil Page to place rocks around the perimeter of the parking area Other Access to Sweet Land – Nancy & Nikki looked at potential crossing sites with Guy Demers, consultant for VT AOT; still waiting to hear back from him

Next Meeting: August 4, 6:30 pm Submitted by Nancy Jones for Dick Bolander, Secretary Action Item Summary
# 15 42 43 45 47 48 49 50 54 64 65 74 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 Description Contact railroad about Sweet property access Possible trip follow-up: Cookeville Compost Possible trip follow-up: Materials Recovery Facility Possible trip follow-up: Vernal Pool Field Trip Possible trip follow-up: Wind Farm Possible trip follow-up: Canoe/Kayak at confluence of Waits & Conn. Rivers Possible trip follow-up: Natural History Tour of 45acre Thomas land Possible trip follow-up: “Cow Power” Facility Possible trip follow-up: Coventry Landfill - WEC Print and distribute posters for film series Post film series info on list-serve Contact Oxbow School Board re: composting Assignee Nancy Jones Nancy Barbara Nancy Ed Nancy Nancy Tom Ed Nancy Barbara Nancy 04/01/10 04/01/10 05/05/10 07/07/10 07/07/10 7/21/10 7/21/10 7/21/10 7/21/10 7/21/10 7/21/10 Planned Completion 02/04/10 Status Pending Open Open Open Ongoing Ongoing Ongoing Ongoing Ongoing Ongoing Ongoing Open Pending Pending New New New New New New Actual Completion

Meet with Phil Page to schedule positioning of Gary boulders at trailhead Link BCC web site with LEAF web site Monique

Correspond with 8 landowners abutting WM re Nancy donation Discuss Dutton tax sale w. SB members Nancy

Contact P. Hunt re postponement of workshop & Nancy details Contact Perry’s re donation for LEAF raffle Contact R. Moore re construction of bench for Cindy Contact M. Gray re volunteering in Whole Hog Booth Barbara Nancy Ed, Gary, Brent, Dick, Sandy

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