TOWN OF WESTPORT ISLAND

BOARD OF SELECTMEN, ASSESSORS AND OVERSEERS MEETING

MAY 3, 2010

 

Present:          

Selectmen:       George D. Richardson, Jr., Gerald A. Bodmer and Ross Norton

Guest: Charlotte Boynton of Wiscasset Newspaper

 

Meeting Commenced: 

1.   George called the meeting to order at 12:05 p.m.

 

Business Conducted:

2.      George motioned to approve Warrant No. 44 for $17,147.91; Jerry, 2nd; vote: 3-0.

 

3.      The minutes of April 26, 2010 were read.  George motioned to accept as written; Ross, 2nd; vote: 3-0.

 

4.      Many people have asked when the boat launch will open.  Charlotte Boynton is going to put an article in the Wiscasset Newspaper saying it will open on May 15, 2010.

 

5.      George motioned to purchase the floor kit that goes with the metal building for $79.00.  Jerry seconded the motion; vote: 3-0.

 

6.      George moved to sign the agreement with Harris Computer (TRIO) for Rapid Renewal.  Cost is $250.00 for the program and $150.00 for maintenance.  Jerry seconded the motion; vote: 3-0.

 

7.      Dorothy Malone had asked George why the Dunn Road sign has been changed to Chase Drive.  George researched it and found that it had been renamed Chase Drive by mistake.  George will send a letter to Dorothy explaining the road will be changed back to Dunn Road.

 

8.      An abatement was granted to the Pepsi Bottling Company for $3.05 to remove the assessment for personal property that is not here.  Jerry seconded the motion; vote: 3-0.

 

9.      George motioned to put out the annual mowing bid to interested parties for rhe Town Hall and Town Office Building from July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2011.   Ross seconded the motion; vote: 3-0.

 

Meeting Adjourned:

10.   George motioned to adjourn at 1: 40p.m.; Ross, 2nd; vote: 3-0 

 

Respectfully submitted,  

 

 

 

 

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