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Agenda April 27, 2015
Posted on Saturday, April 25 @ 13:43:42 CDT (2 reads)
Announcements Agenda April 27, 2015
Select Board Meeting 7 pm

American Towers Issue - Bob Bott

Fiber Optic Network Progress
Follow Up on work of Tony George (consultant for RFP)

Accounting Issues

Rodent Extermination Proposal for Town Hall

Sign Warrant for Annual Town Meeting on May 5, 2015

Citizen Speak Time

Payroll and Vendor Warrants
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Warrant - Special Town Meeting
Posted on Tuesday, April 21 @ 09:51:39 CDT (10 reads)
Announcements

TOWN OF MOUNT WASHINGTON
Mount Washington, Massachusetts 01258
WARRANT
SPECIAL TOWN MEETING, May 5, 2015
 
Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Berkshire, ss.
To: David Whitbeck, Constable of the Town of Mount Washington, in said County.

Greetings:
In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of said town, qualified to vote in town affairs, to meet at the Town Hall in said Town on Tuesday, the 5th day of May, 2015, at 8:00 p.m., then and there to act upon the following articles:
 
Article 1:         (By Citizens’ Petition, which can be viewed at Town Hall posting)

To see if the Town will vote to change the below bylaw to reflect election at large by registered voters, beginning the transition with elected three year terms as vacancies arise.

GENERAL REFERENCES
Official appointments - See Ch. 7                                          Indemnification of officers and employees - See Ch. 54.

§ 39-1 . Establishment.

The town establishes a Finance Committee under the provisions of M.G.L.A. C. 39, § 16, with all the powers and duties thereof.
 
§ 39-2. Appointment; terms; vacancies.
 
The Committee of five (5) members shall be appointed by the Moderator initially: two (2) for terms of one (1) year; two (2) for terms of two (2) years; and one (1) for a term of three (3) years. Thereafter, appointments for three-year terms shall be made by the Moderator as vacancies arise.


This  Article requires a two-thirds vote.


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Select Board Meeting
Posted on Thursday, April 16 @ 12:59:00 CDT (11 reads)
Announcements Select Board Meeting
Wednesday April 22, 7 pm, Town Hall

Agenda: to discuss time sensitive opportunities which came up at Mass Broadband Meeting on April 15, 2015
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Notice
Posted on Tuesday, February 03 @ 13:38:30 CST (74 reads)
Announcements

ATTENTION ALL VOTERS AND POTENTIAL VOTERS OF MOUNT WASHINGTON

THE ANNUAL TOWN MEETING IS TUESDAY MAY 5, 2015
THE ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION IS TUESDAY MAY 12 2015

THE LAST DAY TO OBTAIN NOMINATION PAPERS FOR THE ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION IS FRIDAY MARCH 20, 2015
THE LAST DAY TO SUBMIT NOMINATION PAPERS FOR CERTIFICATION FOR THE ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION IS TUESDAY MARCH 24, 2015
THE LAST DAY TO FILE NOMINATION PAPERS FOR THE ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION IS TUESDAY APRIL 7, 2015
THE LAST DAY TO OBJECT TO OR WITHDRAW NOMINATION PAPERS FOR THE ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION IS THURSDAY APRIL 9, 2015
THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE IN THE ANNUAL TOWN MEETING AND ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION IS WEDNESDAY APRIL 15, 2015; THERE WILL BE SPECIAL REGISTRATION SESSIONS ON THIS DAY 2-4PM AND 7-8PM

TO OBTAIN NOMINATION PAPERS, REGISTER TO VOTE, OR FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT GAIL GARRETT, TOWN CLERK, 528-9264

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE UP FOR ELECTION; INCUMBENTS MAY OR MAY NOT BE RUNNING FOR RE-ELECTION:

POSITION                                                                 CURRENT OFFICE HOLDER
SELECTMAN-3 YR TERM                                        Gail Garrett
TOWN CLERK-1 YR  “                                              Gail Garrett
TREASURER-1 YR     “                                              Jim Lovejoy
TAX COLLECTOR-3 YR     TERM                           Jim Lovejoy
ASSESSOR-3 YR        “                                               Carolyn Romano
SCHOOL COMMITTEE-3 YR TERM                       Lesliann Furcht
CONSTABLE-1 YR TERM                                         David O. Whitbeck
PLANNING BOARD-5 YR TERM                             Mary C. Cane
LIBRARY TRUSTEE-3 YR TERM                             Margaret Whitbeck
MODERATOR-1 YR TERM                                        Orville J. Garrett
AUDITOR-1 YR TERM                                                --------------------


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