Town of Westport Island

Board of Selectmen, Assessors and Overseers Meeting

February 20, 2012



Present: George D. Richardson Jr., Gerald A. Bodmer & Ross Norton

Text Box:                                                   Citizens: Neil & Ann Cavanaugh & Ruth Nelson

Guests: Alex Brodsky (Lincoln County News)


1. BOS Meeting Commenced:

George called the meeting to order at 7:12 p.m.


Business Conducted:


2. Warrant:

George motioned to approve Warrant # 34 for a total of $125,344.69.

(Payroll- $2,911.00, Payables-$122,433.69); Ross 2nd, vote 3-0


3. BOS Minutes:

The Feb.13, 2012 minutes are to be revised and provided to the BOS for acceptance at the next BOS meeting.


4. Citizens Issues:



5. Veterans Excise Tax Ordinance:

The BOS agreed to do further research to find if there are Westport residents that may be eligible for this ordinance before presenting to the Town for their consideration.


6. Deedy Trash Violation:

Health Officer Ann Cavanaugh told the BOS that Thomas Deedy had not complied with her order to remove the trash from in front of his house by Feb 11, 2012. George advised that he would try to contact Deedy this week, before further action is taken.


7. AD HOC School Research Committee:

George motioned to accept Michelle Chartier as a member to the AD HOC School Research Committee for a one year term; Ross 2nd, vote 3-0


8. Meeting Adjourned:

George motioned to adjourn the meeting at 7:30 p.m.: Ross 2nd, vote 3-0


Respectfully submitted,





George D. Richardson Jr. Gerald A. Bodmer Ross Norton

1st Selectman 2nd Selectman 3rd Selectman