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Town of Mount Washington
118 East Street
Mount Washington, MA 01258
413-528-2839


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Board of Assessors Meeting
Posted on Monday, March 02 @ 10:57:18 CST (1 reads)
Announcements Board of Assessors meeting
Wednesday March 11, 2015
5:00 pm at the Town Hall

Agenda:

-mail
-any other business that comes before the board

respectfully submitted,
Tom Furcht
Board of Assessors
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Dog Licenses
Posted on Monday, March 02 @ 10:50:30 CST (1 reads)
Announcements DOG LICENSES EXPIRE 4/1/15

ALL DOG OWNERS IN MT. WASHINGTON MUST LICENSE THEIR DOGS BY 4/1/15 UNLESS THE DOG IS LICENSED IN YOUR HOME STATE.

PLEASE DELIVER TO TOWN CLERK AT TOWN HALL:

PROOF OF CURRENT RABIES VACCINATION (IF EXPIRED)
AND CHECK PAYABLE TO TOWN OF MT. WASHINGTON
$4.00 FOR SPAYED OR NEUTERED
$10.00 IF NOT SPAYED/NEUTERED


A SPAY/NEUTER CERTIFICATE IS REQUIRED FOR FIRST LICENSE
AND NAME, AGE, COLOR, BREED AND OWNER FOR FIRST LICENSE

THERE IS A LATE FEE OF $10.00 AFTER 4/1/15
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March 2 Meeting Agenda
Posted on Thursday, February 26 @ 14:49:46 CST (4 reads)
Announcements Select Board Meeting
March 2, 2015
7 pm Town Hall

Agenda

Possibility of Installation of Cameras at Transfer Station

High Speed Fiber Optic Broadband Survey

Follow Up on Dave Irwin's Report
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Warrant for Special Town Meeting
Posted on Tuesday, February 24 @ 16:59:33 CST (8 reads)
Announcements Town of Mount Washington
118 East St
Mount Washington, Massachusetts
01258
 
WARRANT
 
SPECIAL TOWN MEETING – MARCH 10, 2015
 
Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Berkshire, ss.
 
To:  David O. Whitbeck, Constable of the Town of Mount Washington in said county.
 
Greetings:
          In the name of the Commonwealth aforesaid, you are required to notify and warn the inhabitants of said town, qualified to vote in town affairs, to meet at the Town Hall on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. then and there to act on the following articles:
 
Article 1:  To see if the Town will vote to repeal Section 215-28 of the Zoning Bylaws of the Town of Mount Washington (Solar Photovoltaic Installation Moratorium Bylaw) and replace it with the new Bylaw entitled “Solar Photovoltaic Installation Bylaw” attached hereto and made a part hereof.
 
This Article requires a two-thirds vote.

Article 2:  To see if the Town will vote to have its elected Tax Collector become an appointed Tax Collector of the Town in accordance with M.G.L. c. 41, Section 1B.
 
This Article requires a majority vote.

Article 3:  To see if the Town will vote to have its elected Treasurer become an appointed Treasurer of the Town in accordance with M.G.L. c. 41, Section 1B.
 
This Article requires a majority vote.

Article 4:  To see if the Town will vote to authorize the transfer of $10,000.00 from the Stabilization Fund to a Fiber Optic Network Account for the Selectboard to use as necessary to develop the Fiber Optic Network in Town.
 
This Article requires a two-thirds vote.

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Select Board Meeting - Feb. 23
Posted on Wednesday, February 18 @ 10:02:39 CST (12 reads)
Announcements Select Board meeting
Monday February 23, 2015
7 pm

Agenda: Discussion of Warrant Articles for Special Town Meeting
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Historical Society Meeting
Posted on Friday, February 13 @ 15:54:23 CST (8 reads)
Announcements Because the Select Board has scheduled a special town meeting on March 10, we have to change the date of the Board meeting. We will meet on Tuesday, March 3 at 6:00PM at the town hall. I hope this works for you all.
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Select Board Meeting Agenda
Posted on Thursday, February 12 @ 15:39:36 CST (15 reads)
Announcements TUESDAY Agenda Feb 17, 2015
Town Hall 7 pm

David Irwin and Paul Lisi - Financial matters/ accounting/additional accounting services

Town Meeting issues including Solar By Law

Highway Department benefits, classes, pay, travel, overtime

Broadband/Axia Meeting on Friday Feb. 20

Cameras for Transfer Station and Garage areas

Citizen Speak Time

Signing of Vendor and Payroll Warrants
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Mt Washington Historical Society Contest- Design a logo! Have fun!
Posted on Wednesday, February 04 @ 10:19:37 CST (15 reads)
Announcements Dear Town of Mt Washington,
 
The Mt. Washington Historical Society members are asking for your help on designing a logo for the Mt. Washington Historical Society. We would like you to design your own unique logo for MWHS and submit the logos into the MWHS mailbox in the town hall or submit it to Elizabeth Kasevich. The deadline for the logos to be handed in is March 1st.
Elizabeth is reachable by email: eskase@gmail.com and mail: PO Box 248 South Egremont, MA 01258

We hope you all submit a logo so we have a variety to chose from.

The final logo that we will chose to represent the MWHS will be put on the MWHS website. Thanks to all.

From the MWHS Members,
Elizabeth Kasevich     Brian Tobin
Peggy Whitbeck         Jerry Francis    
Judy Whitbeck           Sarah Beckwith
Vanessa Gang           Dianne Salamon   


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Notice
Posted on Tuesday, February 03 @ 13:38:30 CST (29 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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Jan. 20 Meeting Agenda
Posted on Thursday, January 15 @ 18:20:32 CST (34 reads)
Announcements TUESDAY
January 20, 2015
Agenda
Select Board Meeting


Funding for additional accounting support

Suggestions from David Irwin, CPA re: review Jim Lovejoy

Intemann Trust

EMTG Procurement Grant (Emergency Management) Brian Tobin

Follow up on cameras at Transfer Station and Garage Gail Garrett

Follow Up on letter to Ben Downing re: concerns about Wired West and MLP light plant "need" Jim Lovejoy

Follow Up: re: G4S doing RFP (Request for Proposal) for fiber optic to homes Gail Garrett

Any Highway Department Issues
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