Selectmen’s Meeting, May 26, 2022
TOWN OF SEDGWICK
May 26, 2022
Opened the meeting and declared a quorum present. Selectmen present: Ben Astbury, Colby Pert, Michael Sheahan. Also present: Clerk/treasurer Cindy Reilly, CEO Duane Ford, Assistant Barbara Grindle, (by phone (Jeffrey Roth, Jerry Wetterskog).
There being changes made in the minutes of the last meeting, moved, seconded and voted 3-0 to accept them as amended.
Reviewed and signed the treasurer’s warrant for $152,093.53: general assistance $167; fire protection $60; administration $307.74; fees $871; road signs $250; sludge $456; town office $358.35; education $149,623.44.
CEO REPORT: Communicated with the Planning Board members regarding educational opportunities; would be good if they took advantage to the training. Walker Pond owners know that the town is keeping an interest in their projects: one needs replanting; another’s long driveway is on hold, they are good to work with; a third is doing paperwork for solar panels and possibly a shed for the equipment, also will need a permit for a float; a non-resident is looking for a building notification for a home and all the necessities involved; it is getting difficult for contractors to get parts for the septic systems; the owner of two lots on Black’s Pond checking with town and DEP on locating building locations.
DISCUSSION ITEMS: 1) Audit Policy – Reviewed and moved, seconded and voted to accept.
2) ACO Advertisement – Sheahan will write an advertisement and send it to the Packet and MMA.
3) Final Warrant Articles – Reviewed the warrant articles, made a few changes, and assistant will send the revisions to the printer. Set the date for the Annual Town Meeting for June 18, 9 a.m. at the Town House.
4) Unresolved Business – Snow contractor has met with a resident that had damage due to plowing.
ACTION ITEMS: 1) Audit Policy – Signed the Policy.
ASSISTANT’S REPORT – Covid free and back to work, will make the changes to the warrant articles and send them to the printer.
PUBLIC COMMENTS: none
ADJOURN: There being no further business, moved, seconded and voted 3-0 to adjourn the meeting at 7:27 p.m.
Barbara Grindle, Assistant