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Town Council Mtg + News

Next meeting: Monday, April 8, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the March meeting include: Approval of Ord. (ZTA) 2019-01; Adopting Amendments to the Washington Grove Zoning Ordinance to Delete Definitions for Repair and...

Town Elections May 11

Election Day will be Saturday, May 11 this year, and will be followed by the annual Town Meeting. The office of Mayor and two Council seats will be open. NOMINATIONS CLOSE APRIL 8! Written nominations require the consent of the nominee and endorsement signatures from...

tc-report-0319 // Dog Park – rob gilmore

TC Minutes – March 2019/ I contacted Tri-County’s references and confirmed their favorable views of Tri-County, which I then reported to the Mayor, Town Clerk, and Town Council. The Town Clerk and I finalized the contract, which Mayor Compton signed, and...

Planning Commission Mtg

Next meeting: Wednesday, March 6, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Building Permit Submission Deadline The deadline to submit a building permit application for approval by the Planning Commission and review by the Historic...

Town Council News + Mtg

Next meeting: Monday, March 11, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the February meeting include: Approval of the Mayor’s appointments to the Board of Elections Supervisors; Margo Cavenagh, Joe Clark, and Nick Suzich....

Historic Preservation Commission Mtg

Next meeting: Tuesday, March 19, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. The HPC welcomes and encourages residents to come for an early consultation when considering an addition or renovation/changes to the exterior of their home. HPC...

tc-report-0219 // Census – charlie challstrom

TC Minutes – February 2019/ Boundary and Annexation Report: An annual report to the U.S. Census Bureau was submitted to confirm the Town has no boundary changes for 2018. This review and report process helps ensure the Census Bureau has a current and accurate...

Traffic Calming

TC Minutes – January 2019/ Darrell Anderson has identified a portable speed hump to be tested at a location on Grove Road. The Chestnut Road speed bumps installed at stop signs will remain in place for now. If a decision to relocate these bumps is made,...

Voting at Town Meetings

TC Minutes – January 2019/ At the December Council meeting, Marc Hansen suggested consideration of permitting absentee voting at Town Meetings. Charlie Challstrom noted the Town Charter stipulates Robert’s Rules of Order, latest edition, as the...

Road Resurfacing Awards

TC Minutes – January 2019/ Two proposals for each of 9 road segments in the RFP were received and opened at the December Council meeting, one from A.B. Veirs (total $119,260) and another from M.T. Laney (total $123,545). It was the consensus of the Council that...

tc-report-0119 // Recreation – marida hines

TC Minutes – January 2019/ The next meeting of the Recreation Committee is Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The meeting is open to the public. The Holiday Show was held Saturday, December 15. An all-star cast led by Judy Mroczka,...

tc-report-0119 // Website – marida hines

TC Minutes – January 2019/ Webmaster Bill Saar continues to optimize the website to make news and announcements more accessible and information easier to find and is working in conjunction with the Communications Working Group to explore technical options for...

Planning Commission Mtg + Permit News

Next meeting: Wednesday, February 6, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Building Permit Submission Deadline The deadline to submit a building permit application for approval by the Planning Commission and review by the Historic...

Town Council Mtg + Awarded Contracts

Next meeting: Monday, February 11, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the January meeting include: Awarded road resurfacing contract to M.T. Laney ($22,410) and A.B. Veirs (29,181). Awarded McCathran Hall Floor Beam...

HPC Mtg – Tue 02.19

Next meeting: Tuesday, February 19, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. The HPC welcomes and encourages residents to come for an early consultation when considering an addition or renovation/changes to the exterior of their home....

Town Elections in May

Election Day 2019 will be May 11. Nominations will close April 8. Residents new and old are reminded that Washington Grove is an incorporated municipality governed by its citizens on a volunteer basis. The office of Mayor and at least two of the six Town Council seats...

Action on Ordinance 2018-13; Ordinance Adopting Amendments to the Washington Grove Code of Ordinances Article X Election Procedures for Absentee Balloting, Provision Balloting, Resolution of the Votes, and a Bar to Political Activities:

TC Minutes – December 2018 / Ordinance 2018-13pdf  (adopting amendments to Article X election procedures) Charlie Challstrom moved enactment of Ordinance 2018-13 (minutes of public hearing) as presented. Rob Gilmore seconded the motion. Discussion included:...

Road Resurfacing RFP:

TC Minutes – December 2018 / Mayor Compton opened the sealed bids received from A.B. Veirs and M.T. Laney. Discussion included the following: Paving all or part of Ridge Road Planning ahead for more costly segments Splitting the job between the bidders...

Town Council Mtg + News

Next meeting: Monday, January 14, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. The public is invited to attend. Actions at the December meeting included: acceptance of the Audit Report Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2018. A hard copy of the audit is available at the Town Office....

HPC Mtg + News

Next meeting: Tuesday, January 15, 2019; 7:30 p.m. in the Council Room. All meetings are open to the public. The HPC welcomes and encourages residents to come for an early consultation when considering an addition or renovation/changes to the exterior of their home....
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