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Town of Mount Washington
118 East Street
Mount Washington, MA 01258
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Select Board Meeting 7 pm
American Towers Issue - Bob Bott
Fiber Optic Network Progress
Follow Up on work of Tony George (consultant for RFP)
Rodent Extermination Proposal for Town Hall
Sign Warrant for Annual Town Meeting on May 5, 2015
Citizen Speak Time
Payroll and Vendor Warrants
TOWN OF MOUNT WASHINGTON
Mount Washington, Massachusetts 01258
SPECIAL TOWN MEETING, May 5, 2015
Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Berkshire, ss.
To: David Whitbeck, Constable of the Town of Mount Washington, in said County.
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.
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.
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 --------------------