Town Seal

Charter Review Committee
Meeting Agenda


Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Time: 7 pm
Location: Town Hall, Conference Room A


1.

Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance


2.

Acceptance of Minutes

3.

Public Comments on the Agenda


4.

Discussion / Action Items

4.1.

Status of Review of Editable Charter Doc to Start Revisions (Matt Jussaume)


4.2.

Status of CRC Suggestion Boxes, Webpage Suggestion link, Cable Channel info (Reed/Tremblay/Tang)


4.3.

Public Feedback Received


4.4.

Section 1.4 Division of Powers: Action - Research the Town "Executive Branch"; determine who does this include besides Board of Selectmen? (Marilyn Tremblay)


4.5.

Section 1.7 Precedence of Charter Provisions: Action - Determine origins of current text and where there could be possible conflicts/ambiguities with Town Bylaws. (Ramona Reed/Caroline Ahdab)


4.6.

Section 1.8 Ethics Standards: Action - CRC to Review Selectboard Code of Conduct doc and consider further revisions to Charter Section 1.8 (Caroline Ahdab to distribute Code of Conduct doc).


4.7.

Section 2-11 Report to Voters: Action - Get feedback from Town Adminstrator on request to remove Capital Program appendix (Ramona Reed)


4.8.

Continue Charter Document Review - Starting with Section 3


5.

Other Matters which could not be Reasonably Anticipated 48 Hours Prior to Meeting


6.

Adjournment

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