Month: February 2019
FY 2020 Capital Improvement Budget
February 28, 2019 Town Council Meeting Tonight
Upcoming Precinct 7 & Town Council Meetings March 2019
View Legally Posted Agendas HERE
Cotuit Prudential Committee Meeting- Wednesday March 6, 2019, 5:30pm, Freedom Hall
Cotuit Water Commissioner’s Meeting – Wednesday March 6, 5:30pm, Freedom Hall
Town Council Zoning & Regulatory Review Committee – Thursday March 7, 6pm, Town Hall
Town Council Meeting – Thursday March 7, 7pm, Town Hall
Cotuit Fire Commissioner’s Meeting – Tuesday March 12, 5:30pm, Freedom Hall
Precinct 7 Monthly Open Meeting – Wednesday March 13, 3pm Cotuit Library
Town Council Homelessness Committee – Tuesday March 19, 6pm, Town Hall
Town Council Appointments Committee – Tuesday March 19, 6:15pm, Town Hall
Cotuit Fire District Policy Advisory Committee Meeting – Tuesday March 19, 7pm, Freedom Hall
Cotuit Fire District By-laws Committee Meeting – Wednesday March 20, 5:30, Cotuit Water Dept. 4300 Falmouth Rd., Cotuit
Town Council Meeting – Thursday March 21, 7pm, Town Hall
Cotuit Prudential Committee Meeting- Monday March 25, 2019, 5:30pm, Freedom Hall
Cotuit Water Commissioner’s Meeting – Tuesday March 26, 5:30pm, Freedom Hall
Town Council Roads Committee – Inactive
Winter Weather Advisory
…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM WEDNESDAY TO 7 AM
* WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4
* WHERE…Portions of central, eastern and southeastern
Massachusetts and all of Rhode Island.
* WHEN…From 7 PM Wednesday to 7 AM EST Thursday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
Weather Forecast Here
Managing Stormwater Pollution
Cleaning Up the Three Bays
Progress report on Three Bays stormwater project
The Association to Preserve Cape Cod has scheduled two meetings this week to present an update on a stormwater pollution management project in the Three Bays watershed.
April Wobst, a restoration ecologist from the APCC, and Michelle West, a resources engineer from Horsley Witten Group, will discuss the five-year, $1.2 million project to improve water quality in the bays. The project involves installation of green infrastructure stormwater treatment systems to remove nitrogen, bacteria and other pollutants from rainwater runoff before it enters the bays.
The first phase of the project, which included construction of two stormwater treatment systems, is nearing completion. The second phase involves assessment and identification of new sites for treatment systems, for which the association in soliciting public input.
The meetings will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at the Liberty Hall Club at 2150 Main St. in Marstons Mills and at 3 p.m. Thursday February 28, 2019 at the Cotuit Library, 871 Main St.
Link to stormwater 101 video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBe675pb8A8&feature=youtu.be
APCC stormwater general factsheet that on the back lists the “10” things you can do to help: https://apcc.org/rcc/apcc-stormwater-factsheet.pdf
A homeowners guide to rain gardens: https://apcc.org/threebays/Rain%20Garden%20Installation%20Guide%20for%20Homeowners.pdf
Rain Garden page: https://apcc.org/raingardens/index.html with link video on making a rain garden and some plant lists etc.
eWeekly February 22, 2019
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