Special Town Meeting
5 Ledges Road
7:00 p.m. Budget Hearing~~Municipal Light Board
Cebula Alarm System for the broadband hut by the basketball court on South Road.
FinCom – Tom Lively
Review of Budget Requests
Potential Capital Expenses
Salt Shed replacement:
MTRSD FY’23 operating assessment:
Brackets [ . . . ] indicate my comments or information outside of the meeting.
Discussions about next week’s finance committee meeting:
Town buildings professional assessment—fairly lengthy discussion:
Brian: This sounds like a feasibility study which would include the physical condition assessment and what should best be housed in various building. It is a professional discipline and would be beneficial. Need to look at cost of effort.
The Board needs help from the Building Facilities Committee if they are willing to pull back together. The Select Board can’t do all that is needed. The Building Facilities Report is on the town website. The Board needs help:
Open meeting law complaint - KP Law has responded
Robyn is working on a Summary of AT&T lawsuit pulling together public documents into one. Click on this link for the Select Board Public Statement on the town website.
Job Classification discussion in relation to these positions
Wages to be discussed at future FinCom meeting.
Should Heath have a clerk position for other boards, the Plnannng Board has requested one. Should there be a Clerk of the Boards? The ability to combine the positions might make for an attractive position. Would help getting minutes in order and posted. Hilma to check with other towns and group for a position description. Hilma requested a task list from the Planning Board for the position.
No update from BoH on how to move forward on masking.
Hilma reports school testing indicates fewer cases.
No updates, meeting coming up with FRCOG
Apologies, but these are not edited against the meeting recording which I normally do. There could be significant gaps and some inaccuracies.
6:15 p.m. Budget Hearing~~Highway Dept.~~Superintendent Jeff Johnston
7:00 p.m. Budget Hearing~~Fire Dept.~~Chief Nick Anzuoni
Special Town Meeting possibility –
Colrain—Heath Capital Expense agreement
Public Comment – 40 minutes
Green Communities update: Brian
Deb Porter, Maureen O'Malley, Emily Cross
Town Coordinator Work Not Already Discussed
Acronyms & References
STM 2023 Truck Handout
ADA Accessibility of Sawyer Hall
SB Public Statement on AT&T Tower