Selectmen's Minutes 11/10/08
The weekly meeting of the Board of Selectmen was held on Monday evening, November 10, 2008 at 7:30 p.m.

Present:        David L. Walsh, Chairman; Peter A. Hamilton, Clerk; Theresa McNulty
                Catherine Johnson, Administrative Assistant


Mr. Walsh requested a Moment of Silence for Donald Sherman, a Lieutenant on the Fire Department for 27 years with the Town and offered his condolences to the Sherman family.

Departmental Updates

Town Clerk, Marcia Weidenfeller was present for a departmental update.  Ms. Weidenfeller gave an overview of the state and happenings in her department.  

A lengthy discussion was held on various issues within the Town Clerk’s office.   

Conservation Commission Chairman Claire Yokum was present for a departmental update.  Ms. Yokum gave an overview of the state and happenings in her department.

A lengthy discussion was held on various issues within the Conservation Department.

Assistant Principal Kate Burns was present for a departmental update.

A lengthy discussion was held in regards to the school’s new reading program.

George McCabe of the School Committee was present to update the Board on the Superintendent search.

Action Item

M/Hamilton, s/McCarthy, a unanimous vote approve the minutes o the November 3, 2008 meeting.

Reminder

Tri Town Veteran’s Day Parade

Open Forum

No one present

M/Hamilton, s/McNulty, move to close Open session and go into Executive Session for the purpose of discussing personnel matters and litigation issues and to not return to Open Session.

VOTE: Yes – Walsh, Hamilton, McNulty; a unanimous vote in favor.

Meeting adjourned at 8:00 p.m.





________________________________Clerk
Board of Selectmen