TOWN OF SEDGWICK
May 27, 2021
Opened the meeting and declared a quorum present. Selectmen present: Ben Astbury, Michael Sheahan. Also present: CEO Duane Ford, Assistant Barbara Grindle, Brian Billings, (by phone Jerry Wetterskog, Christine diPretoro.
There being 2 names spelled incorrectly in the minutes of the last meeting, moved, seconded and voted 2-0 to approve them with the corrections.
Reviewed and signed the treasurer’s warrant for $100,962.08: administration $5,901.89 ($4,471.50 for town audit); m/v clearing $2,356.75, sludge $120; town office equipment $920.61, town office repair $960.60; town house $15.53, streetlights $107.77, fire protection $245.26, town dock $602.50, education $89,302.52; general assistance $456.77, m/v overpay $12.10.
CEO REPORT: property owner wishes to install his own septic system-OK if done correctly; a garage addition – may need to look at deed restrictions, will need a building notification; paperwork to be done on the cell tower on the Ridge; a call from an owner on Herrick Road, no paperwork for septic system, plumbing or additions, will need for potential sale; assessing agents doing spring work.
DISCUSSION ITEMS: 1) Open bids-Shoreland Stabilization at Carter Point – Two bids received and opened, will discuss with Publicover when he returns, and then will notify bidders of decision.
2) Audit Status – Audit in the hands of the printer. Printer sent a copy of town report with the audit included for proofing.
3) Referendum, Town Meeting Logistics – Reminder of referendum vote on GSA request at the Town House, Friday, June 4 from 1-6 p.m. Town Meeting, June 5 starting at 9 a.m. at the Sedgwick Elementary School gym. Masks requested for those unvaccinated, social distancing. School will help set up.
4) Any Unresolved Business – None.
ASSISTANT’S REPORT: Assessing crew arrived today, will be here finishing up next week.
Correction for minutes of May 13: Borrego’s permit was reported as being for 12 months, it is for 18 months.
PUBLIC COMMENTS: None
ADJOURN: There being no further business, moved, seconded and voted 2-0 to adjourn the meeting at 6:40 p.m.
Barbara Grindle, Assistant