TOWN OF WESTPORT ISLAND

BOARD OF SELECTMEN, ASSESSORS AND OVERSEERS MEETING

FEBRUARY 9, 2009

 

 

Present:

 

Board members:  George D. Richardson, Jr. and Brenda J. Bonyun

Citizens:  John Nelson

 

Meeting Commenced:

1.       The meeting was convened at 7:05 p.m.

 

Business Conducted:

 

2.       George moved to grant abatements for Lester Perry for 2007 and 2008, Map 2/Lot 64PP, in the amounts of $19.29 and $17.98 respectively.  Brenda seconded the motion; vote: 2-0.

3.       John Nelson reported he is very pleased with the roads this winter.

4.       Debbie Harrison brought a check for $350.00 as 1/2 the payment due from Ron Harrison for January 30th.

5.       George commended our tax collector, Susan Partelow, on the good job she is doing collecting delinquent taxes.

6.       Due to a scheduling conflict with the RSU board, the town clerk would like to change her hours.  She will be open Monday and Tuesdays from 4 - 8 p.m.  George moved to approve the change; Brenda, 2nd;

vote: 2-0.

7.       $150,000. will be transferred from the dedicated funds savings account (money market) to a C.D. at 2.13% interest with an annual yield of 2.15%.

8.       The next meeting of the B.O.S. will be February 23rd.  Meetings will be changed temporarily to noon on Mondays due to Ross taking a course on the 4 pm to midnight shift.

                       

 

Meeting Adjourned:

9.       George motioned to adjourn at 7:20 p.m.; Brenda, 2nd; vote: 2-0.  The meeting was adjourned.

 

Respectfully submitted,

 

 

 

George D. Richardson, Jr.                                                        Brenda J. Bonyun