Committee Meetings

Jun 27, 2018

Parking Commissioners Minutes - June 27, 2018

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2018 – 6PM


In Attendance:
Andrew Dorsett, Town Manager
Jim Alden
Austin Bailey
Ronald Hemenway
Nathan Karol
Jim McMahon
Mary Menzies
Alex Belensz, Planner, North Country Council

Wayne Morello
Tony Ilcaqua

Meeting was called to order by Andrew Dorsett at 4:04pm

Dorsett discussed and reviewed the purpose of the committee. Committee Members voted unanimously on the following officers:

Jim Alden – Chairman
Jim McMahon – Vice Chairman
Nathan Karol – Secretary

Vice Chair McMahon and Chair Alden discussed the committee’s guidelines for transparency as a town committee – no email discussions will take place and all meetings must be posted within seven days for public notice.

Committee Discussed first steps and was presented with a draft Project Overview and Scope of work from NCC to consider for a future parking study. Committee will review this document and bring feedback to next meeting.

Committee continued discussion around the logistics of a parking study, and previous studies and information that may exist and the gathering of that data for a committee archive. Vice Chair McMahon will email information to Alex at NCC, Alex also has access to previous studies and will review the NCC archive for additional information.

Committee agreed on an area of focus for any future study as follows:
Main Street to West Main Street
Main Street to Fairview Street
Bridge, Saranac and Mill Streets
Union Street to Lafayette Street
Cottage Street to South Street and Riverglen Lane
Pleasant Street to High Street
High Street to end of Elm Street

Committee agreed to meet bi-weekly to start.

Chair Alden asked that all inquiries from media to committee members be directed to Chairman.

Next meeting will be held July 11th – 4:30pm Opera House Tower Room

Motion to Adjourn made by Vice Chair McMahon, Seconded by Mary Menzies – Meeting adjourned at 5:33pm