Town of Westport Island

Board of Selectmen, Assessors and Overseers Meeting

April 18, 2011



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

Citizens- Bill Hopkins, Ruth Nelson, Ben Crehore, Dennis Dunbar, Bob Mooney & Roger Quant

Guests – Art Ballard, Charlotte Boynton, Gregg Caprossi & Robert Fairfield


  1. BOS Meeting Commenced:  George called the meeting to order at 7:01 p.m.


Business Conducted


  1. Warrant:  George moved to approve warrant #45 for $103,898.32; Ross seconded.

Payroll $996.24.00      Payables $102,902.08             Ross seconded, vote 2-0


  1. Minutes Approved:

George moved to accept the minutes of April 4, 2011. Ross seconded, vote 2-0

George moved to accept the minutes of April 11, 2011.  Ross seconded, vote 2-0


  1. Land Grant Application Completed:

Bill Hopkins and Gregg Caprossi attended the selectmen’s meeting to inform us that two grant applications,

one for Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Program (CELCP) for $680,000 and one for Land for Maine’s Future for $300,000 have been completed.  Another $300,000 is going to be applied for through Maine In Lieu Program. 


  1. Jetty Project:

The town received the approval of the amendment of Crib #5-6 of the Jetty Project from the DEP.


  1. Meeting adjourned: George motioned to adjourn the meeting at 7:58 p.m.  Ross seconded, vote 2-0


Respectfully Submitted



George D. Richardson, Jr.                  Ross A. Norton

1st Selectman                                       3rd Selectman