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

September 12, 2011



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

Citizens: John & Ruth Nelson, Ann Cavanaugh, Carole Bodmer, Art Ballard, Bill Cooney



1. BOS Meeting Commenced:

George called the meeting to order at 7:01 p.m.


Business Conducted:

2. Warrant:

George motioned to approve Warrant # 11 for a total of $9,636.14

(Payroll- $9,161.14 and Payables- $475.00); Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0


3. BOS Minutes:

George motioned to approve the minutes of the August 22, 2011; Ross 2nd, vote 3-0


4. Wright Property:

The privy was treated September 2, 2011. A new sill is in at the Wright House along with the steps. The committee has spent 30 hours replacing the sill. Ruth donated some flowers for the beautification of the area.


5. Town Hall:

Eben Greenleaf fixed 13 window sills and replaced the back steps. Bill Cooney is concerned about the trees on the north side of the Town Hall shading and making mold.

6. Board of Appeals Request:

George motioned to allow the members of the Board of Appeals to go to a seminar on Responsibilities of the Board of Appeals. The cost is $40.00 per person.

Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0


7. Jetty Project Update:

The material should be delivered by 9-16-11 to install cribs #1-4.






8. Board of Selectmen Meetings:

George motioned to meet every other week until further notice. Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0


9. Meeting Adjourned:

George moved to adjourn the meeting at 8:18 p.m.: Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0


Respectively Submitted:






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

1st Selectman 2nd Selectman 3rd Selectman