Minutes

SELECTMEN’S MEETING

TOWN OF ACTON

APRIL 24, 2014

 

 

SALUTE TO THE FLAG

 1.         APPROVAL OF AGENDA: Approved as written.

2.         APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF LAST MEETING:  Approved as written.

3.         OLD BUSINESS: None

 

4.         NEW BUSINESS:

a. Open Lawn Care bids: The following bids were received:

            Purple Heart                 $8350

            C & D                          $4000

            Ham                             $3700

            Yard Dog                     No total quoted- only per job prices

            Morrill                          $4200

Selectmen will take the bids under consideration, check insurance, etc. and award bid at the May 8 meeting.

 

b. Iron Tails Liquor License Renewal: Ted noted that all information received was positive. On a motion by Ed, the license renewal was signed.

 

c. Selection of Attorney: On a motion by Ed it was voted to employ Joseph Lenkowski as Land Use Consulting Attorney and Bourque and Clegg  for other general purposes.

 

 

d. Dispatch Contract Renewal: On a motion by Ed, the Dispatch Services  contract with Sanford Regional Communication  was signed.

 

e. Barbara Seckar requests to speak about Acton Cable TV: Barbara stated the dis-satisfaction of many with APAT. She suggested that they get someone to man the office for a few times to take suggestions on improving the quality and presenting features that the public is interested in. She feels interviews with local people would be interesting. Lorraine suggested filming the Acton Ambulance workers coming to the OWLS and taking blood pressure readings every month so that the public is aware of some of the good things happening. Ted said he would ask Mike to come to the next meeting to address these concerns.

 

5.         OTHER BUSINESS: 

 

6.         ANNOUNCEMENTS: Results of School Budget Hearing: Amount $5,096,253.

 

            School Budget Election: April 29 at the Town Hall. Polls open .

 

            Notice of Primary Election:

 

            2013 Town Reports are available for distribution:

 

7.         ADJOURNMENT:   The meeting adjourned at . 

8.         MEMBERS PRESENT:  Ted Kryzak, Ed Walsh. Bill was absent because of illness.

 

9.         OTHERS PRESENT: Barbara Seckar, Bob Seckar, Eric Dawalga, Lorraine Yeaton.