Town of Westport Island

Board of Selectmen, Assessors and Overseers Meeting

April 11, 2011



Selectmen -George D. Richardson, Jr., Ross A. Norton, absent – Gerald A. Bodmer

Citizens- Mary Ellen Barnes, Jill Cooney

Guests - None


  1. BOS Meeting Commenced:  George called the meeting to order at 7:04 p.m.


Business Conducted


  1. Warrant:  George moved to approve warrant #4 for $9,667.53; Ross seconded.

Payroll $1,355.00        Payables $8,312.53     Ross seconded, vote 2-0


  1. McMahon’s Pier:  George made a motion to wave the application fee for repairing McMahon’s Pier – Map 1 Lot 15.1.  Ross seconded, vote 2-0


  1. Quilt:  Mary Ellen Barnes and Jill Cooney were at the April 11 Selectmen’s meeting and presented handmade quilt, made by the History Committee and Friends, to the selectmen for the Town of Westport Island.  The selectmen are very thankful for this donation.  It will be displayed at the Annual Town Meeting on June 24th/25th, 2011.


  1. Backriver Jetty: George motioned to approve Amendment #2 on the Backriver Jetty Project for $7,500.00.  Ross seconded, vote 2-0


  1. Meeting adjourned: George motioned to adjourn the meeting at 7:51 p.m.  Ross seconded, vote 2-0


Respectfully Submitted



George D. Richardson, Jr.                  Ross A. Norton

1st Selectman                                       3rd Selectman