Town of Westport Island

Board of Selectmen, Assessors and Overseers Meeting

October 31, 2011


George D. Richardson, Jr. & Ross Norton


Guests: Charlotte Boynton (Wiscasset Newspaper), Robert Fairfield


1. BOS Meeting Commenced:

George called the meeting to order at 7:04 p.m.


Business Conducted;


2. Warrant:  

George motioned to approve Warrant # 18 for a total of $29,837.76

 (Payroll- $1,343.99 payables-$28,493.77); Ross 2nd, vote 2-0


3. Approve Minutes

George moved to approve the minutes of 10-24-11.  Ross 2nd, vote 2-0


4. Agreement with Tax Payer

George motioned to enter into an agreement with a resident tax payer to settle their tax bill.

Ross 2nd, vote 2-0


5.  Maine State Property Tax Board

On the 25th of October we appeared before the Maine State Property Tax Board of Appeals on the denial of Rum Cove LLC Tree Growth Plan.  All evidence was presented and the board ruled in favor of the Tow of Westport Island. Vote 3-1


6. Meeting Adjourned:

George moved to adjourn the meeting at 07:45 P.M.; Ross 2nd, vote 2-0


Respectfully submitted, 



George D. Richardson, Jr.      1st Selectman               


Gerald A. Bodmer                   2nd Selectman                        


Ross Norton                            3rd Selectmen