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SITING/DTE13-64NSTAR Electric CompanyPetition of NSTAR Electric Company for an Exemption, pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3, from the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Barnstable, Massachusetts, to construct, operate, and maintain modifications to the Company's existing Hyannis Junction Substation located on Mary Dunn Road in Barnstable.ZONING EXEMPTION3/15/2013  


Docket Electronic Filings
 DescriptionDateMemoURL
Certificate of Service3/20/2014 Counsel for NSTAR files Certificate of Service of Final Order on Barnstable’s Town Council, Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appealshttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Certificate-10295.pdf
NHESP determination3/20/2014 Counsel for NSTAR files final NHESP determination regarding potential impacts on rare and endangered specieshttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-10294.pdf
Order3/18/2014DPU Commission issues Final Orderhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Order-10228.pdf
Initial Brief11/22/2013Counsel for NSTAR Electric files Initial Briefhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-6530.pdf
 11/22/2013Presiding Officer advises counsel for Town of Barnstable that DPU has approved the Settlement Agreement filed, and request counsel to advise whether the Town maintains its request for a tentative decision in this case 
 11/22/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable e-mails response to Presiding Officer’s inquiry 
Settlement Agreement11/15/2013Counsel for NSTAR files Settlement Agreement with Town of Barnstable to be marked NSTAR/BAR-1http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Settlement-6091.pdf
Responses11/14/2013Counsel for NSTAR files supplemental response to RR-DPU-NSTAR-3http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/111413nstrsp.pdf
Settlement Update Filing11/8/2013Counsel for NSTAR forwards status of settlement negotiations with the Town of Barnstablehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/11813nstsufl.pdf
Responses to RR-DPU-NSTAR-3 and RR-DPU-NSTAR-711/6/2013NSTAR Electric Company’s responses to Record Requests RR-DPU-NSTAR-3 and RR-DPU-NSTAR-7.http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/11613nstrsp.pdf
Responses to RR-DPU-NSTAR-611/5/2013Counsel for NSTAR files response to RR-DPU-NSTAR-6http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/11513nstrsp.pdf
Responses (Part 1 of 3)11/4/2013Counsel for NSTAR files responses to DPU's and Town of Barnstable's record requests (RR-DPU-NSTAR-3, 6 and 7 to be filed Nov. 5)http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/11413nstrsp1.pdf
Responses (Part 2 of 3)11/4/2013Counsel for NSTAR files responses to DPU's and Town of Barnstable's record requests (RR-DPU-NSTAR-3, 6 and 7 to be filed Nov. 5)http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/11413nstrsp2.pdf
Responses (Part 3 of 3)11/4/2013Counsel for NSTAR files responses to DPU's and Town of Barnstable's record requests (RR-DPU-NSTAR-3, 6 and 7 to be filed Nov. 5)http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/11413nstrsp3.pdf
 11/1/2013Transcript received of October 28th evidentiary hearing Vol. 1, pages 1-191 
 10/25/2013Presiding Officer acknowledges receipt of Barnstable’s Motion to Dismiss and confirms evidentiary hearing dates of Oct. 28th and 29th 
Opposition10/25/2013Counsel for NSTAR files Opposition to Barnstable’s Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction and Standinghttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-5521.pdf
Motion10/24/2013Counsel for Barnstable files Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction and Standinghttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/102413brnmt.pdf
Certificate of Service10/24/2013Counsel for Barnstable files Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction and Standinghttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/102413brnmtcs.pdf
Joint Rebuttal Testimony10/11/2013Counsel for NSTAR files Joint Rebuttal Testimony of Kevin McCune and John Zickohttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Rebuttal-5189.pdf
 10/3/2013Hearing Officer forwards Evidentiary Hearing dates and Witness List to parties 
 10/3/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable advises parties that the availability of his witnesses on Nov. 4 and 5 will be forthcoming 
Witness List10/3/2013Presiding Officer confirms adjudicatory hearings of Oct. 28 and 29http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-4937.pdf
 10/1/2013Counsel for NSTAR advises that their witnesses are available Nov. 4, 5 and 6 
Email9/30/2013Presiding Officer responds to Town of Barnstable’s e-mail regarding availability of witness for rebuttal testimonyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/93013dpueml.pdf
Email re rebuttal testimony9/27/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable advises Presiding Officer that one of the witnesses will not be available for rebuttal testimony on Oct. 29thhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/92713brneml.pdf
Letter9/26/2013Counsel for NSTAR notifies parties that it will present rebuttal testimony and proposes dates of Oct. 28th and 29th for adjudicatory hearingshttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Letter-4752.pdf
 9/25/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files exhibits to previously filed direct testimony 
Supplemental Response9/24/2013Counsel for NSTAR Electric Company files supplemental response to Information Request DPU-1-34.http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Response-4691.pdf
Buntich Resume9/23/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files direct testimony of JoAnne Buntich, Hans Keijser, Daniel Santos and Carter Fahyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-4790.pdf
Santos, Keijser, and Fahy Resumes9/23/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files direct testimony of JoAnne Buntich, Hans Keijser, Daniel Santos and Carter Fahyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-4791.pdf
Direct Testimony Carter Fahy9/23/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files direct testimony of JoAnne Buntich, Hans Keijser, Daniel Santos and Carter Fahyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Testimony-4792.pdf
Direct Testimony Daniel Santos9/23/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files direct testimony of JoAnne Buntich, Hans Keijser, Daniel Santos and Carter Fahyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Testimony-4793.pdf
Direct Testimony Hans Keijser9/23/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files direct testimony of JoAnne Buntich, Hans Keijser, Daniel Santos and Carter Fahyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Testimony-4794.pdf
Direct Testimony JoAnne Buntich9/23/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files direct testimony of JoAnne Buntich, Hans Keijser, Daniel Santos and Carter Fahyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Testimony-4795.pdf
Responses9/20/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files Response to NSTAR’s Opposition to Emergency Motionhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Responses-4621.pdf
Attachment9/20/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files Response to NSTAR’s Opposition to Emergency Motionhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Attachment-4622.pdf
Ruling9/20/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on Barnstable’s Motion to Late-file Testimonyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/92013dpurul.pdf
Motion9/19/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files Emergency Motion to Allow Late Filing of Pre-filed Testimonyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Motion-4577.pdf
Certificate of Service9/19/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files Emergency Motion to Allow Late Filing of Pre-filed Testimonyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Certificate-4578.pd
Opposition9/19/2013Counsel for NSTAR files Opposition to Town of Barnstable’s Emergency Motion for Late Filing Pre-filed Testimonyhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-4588.pdf
Responses9/19/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files responses to DPU's First Set of Information Requests http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Responses-4547.pdf
Affidavit9/19/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files signed Affidavit of JoAnne Buntichhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Affidavit-4583.pdf
Response9/11/2013Counsel for NSTAR files supplemental responses to DPU-1-31 and DPU-1-58http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Response-4411.pdf
Ruling9/9/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on joint motion for further extension of procedural schedulehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-4334.pdf
Joint Motion9/5/2013Counsel for NSTAR and Town of Barnstable file joint motion for a further two-week extension of procedural schedule, and file responses to DPU information requestshttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Motion-4292.pdf
Ruling8/16/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on Joint Motion for further two-week extension of procedural schedulehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-4086.pdf
Cover Letter8/13/2013Counsel for NSTAR and Town of Barnstable file joint motion for further two-week extension of procedural schedulehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-4012.pdf
Certificate of Service8/13/2013Counsel for NSTAR and Town of Barnstable file joint motion for further two-week extension of procedural schedulehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/81313nstjmtcs.pdf
Motion8/13/2013Counsel for NSTAR and Town of Barnstable file joint motion for further two-week extension of procedural schedulehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Motion-4014.pdf
Granted - Motion7/30/2013Presiding Officer grants NSTAR’s joint motion for two-week extension of procedural schedulehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3791.pdf
Joint Motion7/30/2013Counsel for NSTAR files joint motion with Town of Barnstable for two-week extension of procedural schedulehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Motion-3770.pdf
Responses7/23/2013Counsel for NSTAR files responses to DPU’s 2nd Set of Information Requestshttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3624.pdf
Information Request7/16/2013Presiding Officer issues First Set of Information Requests to Town of Barnstablehttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3549.pdf
Information Request7/9/2013Second Set of Information Requests to the Company.http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3431.pdf
Information Request7/9/2013Presiding Officer issues 2nd Set of Information Requests to NSTARhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3431.pdf
Ruling7/8/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on NSTAR’s Motion for Protective Treatmenthttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3422.pdf
Responses6/28/2013Counsel for NSTAR files responses to DPU’s First Set of Information Requestshttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3273.pdf
Information Request6/14/2013Presiding Officer issues First Set of Information Requests to NSTARhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/61413dpuir1.pdf
Ruling on Petition to Intervene6/4/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on Town of Barnstable’s Petition to Intervene, Procedural Schedule and Ground Rules, and Service Listhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3107.pdf
Procedural Schedule6/4/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on Town of Barnstable’s Petition to Intervene, Procedural Schedule and Ground Rules, and Service Listhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Schedule-3108.pdf
Ground Rules6/4/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on Town of Barnstable’s Petition to Intervene, Procedural Schedule and Ground Rules, and Service Listhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Ground-rules-3109.pdf
Service List6/4/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on Town of Barnstable’s Petition to Intervene, Procedural Schedule and Ground Rules, and Service Listhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3110.pdf
Memorandum6/4/2013Presiding Officer issues Ruling on Town of Barnstable’s Petition to Intervene, Procedural Schedule and Ground Rules, and Service Listhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-3111.pdf
 5/17/2013TRANSCRIPT - Hearing held on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 7:00 p.m., at Barnstable High School, 744 Main Street, Hyanni, MA. Vol. A, Pages 1-8. DPU 13-64 
Appearance, Petition to Intervene, and Opposition5/16/2013Counsel for Town of Barnstable files Petition to Intervene, Appearance of Counsel, and Barnstable’s Opposition to NSTAR’s petition for zoning exemptionhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Filing-2892.pdf
 5/2/2013Counsel for NSTAR files Return of Service at Public Comment Hearing 
 4/17/2013Assignment to Hearing Officer, Kathy Sedor. By Chair Berwick and Commissioner Cash. DPU 13-64 
Notice4/12/2013Order of Notice and Notice of Adjudication and Public Comment Hearing. By Mark D. Marini, Secretary. DPU 13-64http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Notice-2341.pdf
Order of Notice4/12/2013Order of Notice and Notice of Adjudication and Public Comment Hearing. By Mark D. Marini, Secretary. DPU 13-64http://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/13-64-Notice-2342.pdf
Petition3/15/2013NSTAR Electric Company (NSTAR) files petition for exemption from zoning ordinance of the Town of Barnstable, pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, §3, to construct, operate and maintain modifications to existing Hyannis Junction Substation; files direct testimony of John Zicko, Keith Jones and Kevin McCune; and Motion for Confidential Treatment of redacted informationhttp://www.env.state.ma.us/dpu/docs/siting/13-64/31513nstptn.pdf





Docket Service List
FirstLastCompanyAddressCityStateZipEmailFAXPhone
CharlesMcLaughlin, Jr., Esq.Barnstable Town Hall367 Main StreetHyannisMA02601charles.mclaughlin@town.barnstable.ma.us 508-862-4620
CherylBlaine, Esq.Keegan Werlin LLP265 Franklin StreetBostonMA02110cblaine@keeganwerlin.com617-951-1354617-951-1400
ErikaHafner, Esq.Keegan Werlin LLP265 Franklin St., 6th FloorBostonMA02110-3113ehafner@keeganwerlin.com617-951-1354617-951-1400
DavidRosenzweig, Esq.Keegan Werlin LLP265 Franklin St., 6th FloorBostonMA02110-3113drosen@keeganwerlin.com617-951-1354617-951-1400