PLANNING COMMISSION MINUTES 7:30PM
        June 19, 1996


       Town Hall Narragansett Avenue, Jamestown, RI
Meeting was called to order at 7:35 pm.
The following members were present:


Michael Smith, Chairman - present
David Butterfield, Vice Chairman - present Mary Brennan - present
Betty Hubbard - present 
Lisa Bryer - present
Arthur Milot - absent
Richard Waters - present
Thomas Foley - present


Anthony Travisono - present
Also in attendance were:
Mark Browning, Town Planner  
Kimberly Turcone, Recording Secretary      Marilyn Hines, Ethics
Commission
Fred Pease, Town Council President
John Murphy, citizen
Joyce Fabizack, citizen
Morris Vandal, Zoning Board of Review Katherine Finny, Zoning Board of
Review Dick Alphin, citizen
I. New Business  


A request was made by Commissioner Waters for the Planning Commission to
nominate a Chairman.  
A motion was made by Commissioner Butterfield and seconded by Commissioner
Foley to nominate Michael Smith as Chair.
     A motion was made by Commissioner Waters and seconded by Commissioner
Travisono to nominate Betty Hubbard as Chair.
     The following votes were made:
Michael Smith - Michael Smith
David Butterfield - Michael Smith
Mary Brennan - Betty Hubbard
Betty Hubbard - Betty Hubbard
Lisa Bryer - Betty Hubbard
Arthur Milot - absent
Richard Waters - Betty Hubbard
Thomas Foley - Michael Smith


Anthony Travisono - Betty Hubbard
So voted.  5-3 in favor of Betty Hubbard.
A motion was Commissioner Smith and seconded by Commissioner Foley to
nominate Commissioner Butterfield as Vice Chairman.
      So voted.  8-0.   Michael Smith - David Butterfield
David Butterfied - David Butterfield
Mary Brennan - David Butterfield


Betty Hubbard - David Butterfield
Lisa Bryer - David Butterfield
Arthur Milot - absent
Richard Waters - David Butterfield Thomas Foley - David Butterfield 
Anthony Travisono - David Butterfield
A motion was made by Commissioner Waters to nominate Commissioner Bryer as
Recording Secretary.
      Commissioner Bryer asked to be withdrawn from the nomination. 
A motion was made by Commissioner Butterfield to nominate Commissioner
Brennan as Recording Secretary.
      Commissioner Brennan asked to be withdraw from the nomination.
A motion was made by Commissioner Smith to nominate Commissioner Milot as
Recording Secretary.  So voted.  8-0.
Michael Smith - Arthur Milot
David Butterfield - Arthur Milot
Mary Brennan - Arthur Milot
Betty Hubbard - Arthur Milot
Lisa Bryer - Arthur Milot
Arthur Milot - absent
Richard Waters - Arthur Milot
Thomas Foley - Arthur Milot
Anthony Travisono - Arthur Milot
II.  Marilyn Hines 


To speak to the Planning Commission regarding the Ethics Commission.
III.  Correspondence
1.  CRMC Residential Assent to Robert & Mariam Atamian - Received and
Acknowledged.
2.  CRMC Finding No Significant Impact to Basil and Anna Williams -
Received and Acknowledged.
3.  CRMC Finding No Significant Impact to Greig M. Pickett - Received and
Acknowledged.
4.  Correspondence from The Town of Jamestown - Commission agreed to
discuss letter at next scheduled meeting.
5.  Copy of Correspondence to Planning Commission from Town Council -
Received and Acknowledged.
6.  Copy of Correspondence to the Board of Water and Sewer Commission from
the Planning Commission - Received and Acknowledged.
IV. Citizen's Non - Agenda Item
Joyce Fabizack 8 Luther Street, Jamestown, RI  02835, stated she was there
for Commissioner Smith and would share any information about Commissioner
Smith the Commission asked.
V.  Town Planner's Report
1.  Copy of Water Connection study - Town Planner enclosed for
Commission's review.
2.  Copy of tree inventory - the Town Planner stated: at the request of
Chris Powell the tree inventory was removed from agenda until Town Council
views it.
3.  Reapplication of the Quattrocci property off Hamilton Avenue - Town
Planner stated Mr. Quattrocci will reissue the subdivision application
next month or so.
4.  Copy of Current Planning Commission By-Laws - Town Planner enclosed
for Commission's review.
5.  Memo of expiration of PC terms - Town Planner enclosed for
Commission's review.
6.  FYI PC and Zoning Commission minutes from the meeting held on June 5,
1996.
VI.  Old Business
1.  Draft Planning Commission By-Laws - Commissioner Butterfield asked to
postpone until current By-Laws are read by all Commission members.


A motion was made by Commissioner Smith and seconded by Commissioner
Butterfield to approve the joint minutes of the Planning Commission and
Zoning Commission.
      So voted.
      5-0.
      Abstaining from the vote were Commissioner Waters, Commissioner
Bryer and Commissioner Smith.
Betty Hubbard - in favor
David Butterfield - in favor
Arthur Milot - absent
Michael Smith - abstain
Richard Waters - abstain
Thomas Foley - in favor
Anthony Travisono - in favor


Motion was made to adjourn at 10pm.  So voted.  8-0.
Respectfully Submitted,



Kimberly Turcone