Town of Westport Island

Board of Selectmen, Assessors and Overseers Meeting

June 14, 2010

 

Present:

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

Citizen:            Dennis Dunbar

Guests:             Charlotte Boynton of the Wiscasset Newspaper and J.W. Oliver of the Lincoln County News

 

Meeting Commenced: 

1. George called the meeting to order at 12: 10 p.m.

 

Business Conducted:

 

2. Warrant 50: The warrant was reviewed and George motioned to approve Warrant No. 50 for $164,802.11; Ross, 2nd; vote: 3-0.

 

3. Minutes: The minutes of the June 7, 2010 meeting were reviewed. George motioned to accept as written; Jerry, 2nd; vote: 3-0. 

 

4. Citizens’ Issues: Dennis Dunbar presented the BOS a hard copy of the Conservation Commission presentation held on May 27, 2010.

 

5. Mail Box Issue: George discussed the possibility of moving the Ferry Landing tenant mail box from the Easement property to the Non-Easement property. Jerry and Ross agreed that it would be a good idea because it could interfere with the parking area traffic. George will discuss with the Postmaster for approval.

 

6.Appointments:

Jerry motioned to appoint George Richardson Jr. as Chairman of the BOS and Board of Assessors and General Assistance Administrator; Ross, 2nd; vote: 2-0.

George motioned to appoint Brenda J. Bonyun as Deputy General Assistance Administrator; Jerry, 2nd;  vote: 3-0.

George motioned to appoint Kyle DePietro as Tree Warden and Arborist; Ross, 2nd; vote: 3-0. George offered to research and write a position description to support this appointment.

 

7. Meeting Adjourned: George moved to adjourn at 1:10 p.m.; Jerry, 2nd; vote: 3-0.

 

Respectfully submitted,

 

 

 

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