Minutes

TOWN OF ACTON

SELECTMEN’S MEETING

DECEMBER 19, 2006

 

1. PUBLIC FORUM:

 

2. APPROVAL OF AGENDA:

3. APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF LAST MEETING:

4. WARRANT:

 

5. OLD BUSINESS:

(A) ASSESSING:

(B) CABLE CONTRACT:

(C) SIGN AMENDED PERSONNEL POLICY:

 

Tony is looking into pricing for leases from other companies. Action was tabled until next week. David Cote from the Road Advisory Committee was present and reported on the results of the committee’s research. He distributed packets of information to the selectmen and discussed the information with them. Information included a brief history of Canal Bridge prepared by Jack Kelly; copy of a deed from NH to Maine for the two parcels of land showing them bounded on the west by the center of the canal; Federal Sufficiency ratings with 60 as sufficient; MDOT report showing Canal Bridge with a sufficiency rate of 30.3 and Rowe Dam Bridge at 39.2; MDOT statement that State has responsibility for span at least 20 feet; MDOT report showing Canal Bridge structure at 20 and Rowe Dam Bridge at 22.
On a motion by Jim, the policy was signed.

6. NEW BUSINESS:

(A) XEROX LEASE:

 

(B) BRIDGE INFORMATION:

Cote concluded with the committee’s recommendation that the Selectmen set up a meeting with MDOT and our Road Commissioners to answer questions and decide where NH fits into the situation. Cote has both MDOT and NH contact numbers.

 

7. ADJOURNMENT:

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:

 

OTHERS PRESENT:

Gail Long, Dennis Long II, Brian Long, Dennis Long III, Carol Long, Jeremy Long, Burt Rogers, Chip Venell, Bob Anderson, Jenny Goodwin, Percy Lowell, David Cote, Lorraine Yeaton
Nancy Ruma, Tony Cogliandro, Jim Driscoll
Meeting adjourned at 8:07.
No action.Tony reported that progress is being made.
Approved and signed.
Approved as written.
Approved with the addition of 6.(B).