Minutes of the Water Commission Meeting

August 18th, 2011


Attending:  Kurt Grassett, Sean Kerwin, Joel Chandler and Linda Coughlan, Recording Secretary


5:00 P.M. – Sean called the meeting to order.


UV System Update-

The Commissioners discussed the UV design report. It was noted that the 30 year projected growth

for the system is on track.  Kurt asked the Commissioners to review the report and to email him with any comments which he would forward to Jim Malley, the recommended UV guy. Kurt estimated the cost of the UV project to be $80,000 to $100,000.  He said there is money set aside but asked Linda to check with the bookkeeper for the balance of the water account to bring in for the next meeting.


Monthly Reports for Juggernaut -

Kurt said nothing unusual had taken place during July. Usage for July was 2.4 million gallons. The Commissioners signed off on the report.


DES – Sanitary Survey -

Kurt mentioned the DES Sanitary Survey Report. He said they will be sending out a letter with the results of the survey including their recommendations. Kurt said they may need to consider back flow preventure. He said Jeff may have some suggestions on the back flow issue which they could discuss once the DES report comes in.


There being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 5:30 P.M. 


Respectfully submitted,



Linda Coughlan,

Recording Secretary