Article 66

ARTICLE 66

(Public Property Damage)

Carried Over from 2020 Annual Town Meeting

            To see if the Town will vote to:  require the Town of Nantucket through the PLUS department to create and enforce regulations to hold accountable all land owners to repair damage to public property caused by permitted activity. All applicants to the PLUS Department must submit photos of surroundings 500 feet beyond each boundary to a public way areas of concern shall include streets/roads, shoulders, sidewalks, medians and bike paths. These areas shall be inspected and approved before a certificate of occupancy or completion is issued; or otherwise act thereon.

 

(Andrew G. Lowell, et al)

FINANCE COMMITTEE MOTION:  Moved to take no action on the Article.

 

FINANCE COMMITTEE COMMENT:  The Finance Committee notes that the FY 2022 General Fund budget includes funding for a new position of Construction Supervisor in the DPW budget. When this position is filled, its responsibilities will include tracking and enforcing compliance with existing regulations, and potentially expanding or adopting new regulations, including any associated fees.