Town of Westport Island

Board of Selectmen, Assessors and Overseers Meeting

December 5, 2011





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

Citizens: Ruth Nelson, Michelle Chartier, Sandra & Ben Crehore

Guests: Charlotte Boynton (Wiscasset Newspaper), Robert Canfield


1. BOS Meeting Commenced:

George called the meeting to order at 07:06 p.m.


Business Conducted;


2. Warrant:

George motioned to approve Warrant # 23 for a total of $4,038.08

(Payroll- $646.00 Payables- $3,392.08); Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0


3. BOS Minutes:

George motioned to accept the minutes of November 28, 2011. Ross 2nd, vote 3-0


4. WERP Representative:

Sandra Crehore has asked to represent Westport Island at the WERP (Wiscasset Educational Research Panel) to gather information and make comments and report back to the Selectmen.


5. Beaver Issues:

The discussion about the beavers will be postponed until January when George will be able to attend the meeting.


6. Old FireTruck :

G & D Cromwell offered to purchase the old fire truck for $100.00. George moved to reject the offer. Jerry 2nd, vote 3-0


7. National Flood Insurance Program:

The Town of Westport Island is now eligible to participate in the (NFIP) National Flood Insurance Program effective 11-10-2011.




8. Meeting Adjourned:

George moved to adjourn the meeting at 08:07 p.m.; Ross 2nd, vote 3-0


Respectfully submitted,



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

1st Selectman 2nd Selectman 3rd Selectman