6 Fowles Point Road
          Westport Island, ME 04578
Text Box:                                                      Office of the Selectmen









Town of Westport Island

Board of Selectmen, Assessors and Overseers Meeting

June 06, 2011


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

Citizens: John & Ruth Nelson, David Blake, Carole Bodmer, Neil & Ann Cavanaugh, Robert Mooney. Reggie Lee

Guests: None


1.Mowing Bids:Bids were opened at 7:00 pm and closed at 7:05 pm.One bid from David J. Lenz for $1400.00.George moved to award the bid to David Lenz.Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0

2. BOS Meeting Commenced:

George called the meeting to order at 7:06 p.m.


Business Conducted:

3. Warrant: George motioned to approve Warrant # 53, for a total of $11,581.78.

(Payroll - $363.20 and Payables - $11,581.78); Ross 2nd, vote 3-0


4. BOS Minutes:

George motioned to accept the minutes of June 6, 2011 as written; Ross 2nd, vote 3-0

5. Citizen Issues:

Robert Mooney came in to tell us that the WVFD had won the Spirit of America Award in 2010.He was asked to present the 2011 Award to another community organization on Westport Island.Who is deserving?


Neil Cavanaugh has noticed that the town sealís working is incorrect. He has sent in for a new seal with the correct wording.

6. Donahue Pier / Ramp / Float:

Dan DonahueĎs pier, ramp & flat hearing will be at Danís house on June 27th at 6:00 pm.


7. Snow Plow Contract:

George moved to postpone the snowplow decision until June 20th.Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0.


8. Meeting Adjourned:

George moved to adjourn the meeting at 08:08 p.m.: Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0


9. Meeting Reconvened @ 8:35 pm.

George moved to send a notice to the snowplow bidders (Holbrook Excavating and G & D Cromwell Construction) that we are rejecting both bids and may renegotiate with the previous contractor in the best interest of our community.Ross 2nd, vote 3-0


10. Meeting Re-adjourned: George motioned to re-adjourn at 8:42 pm.Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0.


Respectively Submitted:





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

1st Selectman††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 2nd Selectman†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3rd Selectman