Town of Westport Island

Board of Selectmen, Assessors and Overseers Meeting

November 29, 2010



Selectmen:       Gerald A. Bodmer and Ross Norton

Citizens:           Bill Cooney


Meeting Commenced:

1.  Ross called the meeting to order at 6:35 p.m.


Business Conducted:

2. Warrant:  Ross motioned to approve Warrants No. 23, for a total of $6,045.52.

    (Payroll - $1,292.00 and Payables - $4,753.52); Jerry, 2nd; vote: 2-0.


3. Minutes:  The minutes of the Nov. 15, 2010 meeting were reviewed. Ross motioned to accept as   written; Jerry, 2nd; vote: 2-0.


4. Citizen Issues:  Bill Cooney requested a point of contact to help him fill out the Basic Emergency/Disaster Plan Questioner for the Town Hall that he has been requested to provide so the information can be loaded into the County Data Base. The plan is part of a program that identifies historical or cultural structures that have areas within them that need to be identified and protected in case of an emergency. Jerry volunteered to be the point of contact.


5. Abatements:  Ross motioned to abate the following Real Estate:

            Taxpayer             Map/Lot       Abatement

Joseph Delario      1/75             $1,474.78 (environmental deduction for 2009 & 2010)

    Jerry, 2nd; vote: 2-0.


6. Jetty Project:  Ross motioned to appoint Pine Tree Engineering as the Engineering Firm for the Jetty     Project; Jerry, 2nd ; vote: 2-0.

   Ross motioned that we appoint Steve Dewick as the Project Engineer in charge of the Jetty Project; Jerry, 2nd; vote: 2-0.


Meeting Adjourned:

7.  Ross moved to adjourn the meeting at 7:10 p.m.; Jerry, 2nd; vote: 2-0.


Respectively Submitted,





Gerald A. Bodmer, 2nd Selectman                                            Ross Norton, 3rd Selectman