Selectboard Meeting

Monday, April 12, 2021, 5:30 pm
Zoom Meeting
A meeting of the Selectboard/Sewer Commissioners

This meeting is being conducted remotely by all participants due to the State of Emergency related to COVID-19 and under the “Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting, G.L. c. 30A, §20” issued by Governor Baker on 3/12/20.

Public Participation will be by: Join Zoom Meeting:

Meeting ID: 827 1162 3336 Passcode: 043266

Dial into meeting: +1 312 626 6799 or +1 929 436 2866

In the event the Zoom meeting is disrupted and cannot be resumed, the meeting platform will switch to a telephone conference call (phone number is 712-775-7031 and the access code is 883-045-865).

5:30 PM Call to Order (If the meeting is being videotaped, announce that fact. If remote participation will occur, announce member & reason, & need for roll call voting)

5:30 PM Nuisance Dog Hearings – at request of Kyle Dragon, Regional Animal Control Officer

  • Wesley Johnson, 91 Main Road, for female Boxer named Lucy
  • Rufus Thomas, 91 Main Road, for male Pit Bull Terrier named Mozzi

5:45 PM Low-Income Community Solar for Gill Community Choice Power Supply Program – Mark Cappadona, Colonial Power Group; Claire Chang, Energy Commission

6:00 PM Public Gathering Permit for Turners Falls Schuetzen Verein (2021 clam bakes, car shows, and grounds rentals)

COVID-19 Topics

  • Updates from Gill’s Emergency Management Team

Old Business

  • Review of Minutes
  • Cielito Lindo – License review (related to site & parking lot lighting)
  • Gill Elementary School Floor Replacement Project – report on any new information or updates

New Business

  • Regional Animal Control Advisory Committee – Need to appoint Gill representative & alternate
  • Firefighter Safety Equipment Grant – awarded $8,500; vote to accept & authorize signing contract
  • Sewer Commitment #2021-003 - $40,477.39 for the bill date of 4/13/21
  • Award Bid for 2021 lawn mowing services – recommend award to Artscape Landscaping
  • Other business as may arise after the agenda has been posted.
  • Public Service Announcements, if any

FY21 #20 Vendors ($54,162.13) & Payroll ($23,667.73) – reviewed & signed by Chair on 3/30/21
FY21 #21 – to be reviewed & signed by the Chair and reported on at the next meeting


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5:30 PM

Selectboard meeting



5:30 PM

Selectboard meeting


Gill Selectboard 2021-04-12 Agenda with files (2021-04-09 at 5:16 PM)

Posted to: Selectboard/Sewer Commissioners.