Legal notices: Week of 07-19-2019





 The Town of New Marlborough, acting
through the Board of Selectmen, will accept sealed bids for resurfacing New
Marlborough South Sandisfield Road (Route 183) and Norfolk Road to include shoulders and
driveways (approximately 4,600 tons of MassDOT approved top). All materials and
workmanship are to meet the latest MassDOT specifications. This contract
contains a price adjustment provision for liquid asphalt mixtures. Price
adjustments will be in accordance with MassDOT special provisions for price
adjustments for Liquid Asphalt dated June 6, 2019. The base price for liquid
asphalt on this contract is $547.50​/​ton and the base price for diesel as of
June 2019 is $2.28 per gallon as posted on July 15, 2019. Bids packages will be
available at the New Marlborough Town Hall starting Wednesday, July 17, 2019,
Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; by calling 413-229-8116; or by
emailing a request to Sealed bids will be accepted
until 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at the New Marlborough
Town Hall, 807 Mill River Southfield Road, PO Box 99,
Mill River, MA
01244, at which time
they will be opened and read aloud. Absolutely no bids will be accepted after
that time. Envelopes shall be clearly labeled “RESURFACING VARIOUS ROADS BID”.
Questions may be directed to Chuck Loring, Highway Superintendent at

Nathaniel H.

Yohalem, Chair

Tara B. White

Richard Long

Board of Selectmen




Egremont Conservation Commission will hold a public hearing
Thursday, July 25, at 7:30 p.m. at Egremont Town Hall, 171 Route 71, regarding
an amended Order of Conditions, File #153-0178, 64 Prospect Lake Road, for
revised roof drain management. Proposed amendment may be viewed at Town Hall
between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. weekdays and anytime at

Bill Tynan

ECC Chair




The Great Barrington Conservation Commission will hold a
public meeting on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Great Barrington
Town Hall, 334 Main St. to act
on a Request for Determination of Applicability from SK Design Group on behalf
of Hillcrest Educational Centers, property at 5 Ramsdell Road, Map 28 Lots 35-39. The
proposed work includes re-paving various sections of the existing driveways and
parking areas originally permitted within a Buffer Zone and the outer reach of
a Riverfront Resource Area. This public meeting will be held in accordance with
the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, Ch.131, Sec. 40 and the Great
Barrington Wetlands Bylaw, Ch.168.

Jeffrey Cohen,





The Great Barrington Conservation Commission will hold a
public meeting on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Great Barrington
Town Hall, 334 Main St., to act on a Request for
Determination of Applicability from Andrew Berens, property at 1079 Main Street North,
Housatonic; Map 3 Lot 1-19A and 1-19. Proposed
work includes construction of a pool and patio, underground propane tanks, fire
pit and small patio, landing and stairs exiting a carriage house, raising a
shed 16” and adding a concrete floor and associated drainage work. This public
meeting will be held in accordance with the Mass Wetlands Protection Act
Regulations 310 CMR 10.00 and the Great Barrington Wetlands Bylaw &
Regulations, Ch.168 & Ch.217 Art.III.

Jeffrey Cohen,






For Designer Services for ADA Renovation Project on Ramsdell Public

The Town of Great Barrington, Massachusetts (“Owner”) is
seeking the services of a qualified “Designer” within the meaning of M.G.L.
Chapter 7, Section 38A1/2, to provide professional design and construction
administration services for the ADA Renovation Project on Ramsdell Public
Library in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. Selection of a Designer will be
made by The Ramsdell Designer Selection Committee in accordance with the Town
of Great Barrington’s
Designer Selection Procedures.

            The Owner
is seeking designer services to develop construction bid documents and cost
estimates for renovating and making the first floor of the Ramsdell Public
Library “Americans with Disabilities Act” (ADA) compliant with all Federal, State and
Local codes and regulations for Handicap Accessibility. Associated work is
expected to require property and topographic survey, soil testing, local
permitting and site plan preparation. The target completion date is the
Fall​/​Winter of 2019. The estimated construction budget for a potential future
ADA renovation
project is $300,000.

            The Town
and the Designer may choose to amend the contract to include continued designer
services through bidding, award of construction contract(s), construction
administration, final closeout and warranty period of the potential project.

            Among other
requirements contained in the RFQ, the Applicants shall be a registered
Architect (AIA) in the Commonwealth of
Massachusetts and have designed
similar improvements to historic buildings in Massachusetts.

for the full RFQ package should be made to Sean VanDeusen at or picked up in the Department of Public Works at 334 Main St., Great
Barrington, MA 01230 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning
Thursday July 25. For additional questions please call 413- 528- 0867.
Qualifications must be received by the Department of Public Works no later than
3 p.m. on Sept. 5.

Sean VanDeusen

DPW Superintendent

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The Board of Selectmen will hold a Public Hearing on
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 7 p.m. on the application of Canna Provisions, Inc.
for approval of a Special Permit under Section 199-9.11 (Marijuana
Establishments), Section 13.3 (Site Plan) and 13.4 (Special Permit) from the
Town of Lee Zoning Bylaws. The proposal is for the construction of a marijuana
cultivation and extraction facility, to be located at 160 Quarry Hill Road. The property
affected is located in the OPLI (Office Park Light Industrial) Zoning District
(Assessors’ Map 30, Lot 67-C).

            Any person
interested or wishing to be heard should appear at the time and place
designated. If unable to attend please submit comments in writing to the Lee
Board of Selectman at 32 Main St.,
Lee. Failure to make recommendations on the matter for review shall be deemed
lack of opposition thereto. A copy of the application is available for review
in the Town Clerk’s Office.

Thomas P. Wickham,


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