TOWN OF WESTPORT ISLAND

BOARD OF SELECTMEN, ASSESSORS AND OVERSEERS MEETING

MARCH 24, 2008

 

Present:

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

 

Citizens: Jack Bruce, Beverly Harper, Dennis Dunbar and Ruth Nelson

 

Guest:Charlotte Boynton of Wiscasset Newspaper

 

Meeting Commenced:

1.George called the meeting to order at 7:10 p.m.A quorum was present.

 

Business Conducted:

2.       Warrant No. 39 for $204,417.43 was presented.George moved to approve; Brenda, 2nd; vote: 3-0.

 

3.       The minutes of March 17 were reviewed.George moved to approve as written; Brenda, 2nd; vote: 3-0.

 

4.       George motioned to issue a pier license to John Crispin; Jack, 2nd; vote: 3-0.

 

5.       The B.O.S. reviewed a tree growth application from Tom and Mary Lou Jacoby.George moved to tentatively approve the plan until CMA Gene Huskins can review the acreage and other factors.Jack seconded the motion; vote: 3-0.

 

6.       George read a letter from E. Davies Allan of Chesterfield Associates regarding work on the Wright property.

 

7.       Citizensí issues:Dennis Dunbar - The RPC (School Consolidation) has picked up in most areas, but the finance committee has a new chairman and work has been deferred for now.The likelihood of a June vote has become problematic.

 

Meeting Adjourned:

8.George moved to adjourn at 8:10 p.m.; Jack, 2nd; vote: 3-0.

 

Respectfully submitted,

 

 

 

 

George D. Richardson, Jr.††††††††††††††††††††† †† Brenda J. Bonyun†††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† John B. Swanton