Selectmen’s Meeting, February 15, 2024

February 15, 2024

Opened the meeting and declared a quorum present. Selectmen present: Ben Astbury, Susan Ford. Also present: CEO Duane Ford, Assistant Barbara Grindle.

There being no errors or omissions in the records of the last meeting, moved, seconded and voted 2-0 to approve them as written.

Reviewed and signed the Treasurer’s warrant for $8,040.76: comp. plan $2817.90; administration $1,820.36; clearing;m/v $3,402.50.

CEO REPORT: Delivered memo to Road Commissioner re posting Carter Point Rd, he expressed concern about any heavy loads at this time; sent e-mail notices to Carter Point land owners informing them of Road Commissioner’s ruling; went over property details with owner of an Alder Lane property; went over site details regarding cutting on Carter Point area with Tony Everdell and Ryan Larrabee, who are working on the steamship access; got, and sent, photos to Adrian Smith on Black Pond for his building application; noticed that Buster Peasley has a new dwelling under the bank from the house on the road, possibly just inside the Brooksville town line; held a conference call with town attorney; met with Ed Pert about his camp repair/relocation on Oceanside Road; Shore Road needs a great deal of cleaning from storm damage, Road Commissioner will get on it asap.

DISCUSSION and/or ACTION ITEMS: 1) Audit Update – Still not ready, tax collector will be in Saturday to work on data entries for the year.
2) Warrant article workshop – Worked on the warrant articles for the Town Report.


ASSISTANT’S REPORT: Working on the book for Town Meeting. Helping Assistance of Compliance Officer with General Assistant clients.


ADJOURN: There being no further business, moved, seconded and voted 2-0 to adjourn the meeting at 7:45 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,
Barbara Grindle, Assistant