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					Board of Selectmen’s Meeting
Interviews and Appointments
Monday, April 9, 2007
Dennis Town Hall, Hearing Room
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Attendees: Board of Selectmen; Sheryl McMahon, Paul McCormick, Charles Crowell
and Heidi Schadt. Assistant Town Administrator Sandra Fife and Wendy Pells Secretary.

                             Interviews and Appointments

Sheryl McMahon reviewed the interview process with the attendees. She stated that if the
audience has any questions they would like to ask the candidates, that they should ask
them through the Chair.

Recycling Commission

Ruth Kamberian introduced herself to the Selectmen. She explained that she has been a
volunteer at the Mary Hood Haggler Building for 10 years.

Motion:
Heidi Schadt moved to appoint Ruth Kamberian to the Recycling Commission for a
1-year term to expire on March 31, 2008. Paul McCormick seconded. The Board of
Selectmen voted 4-0-0. The motion was carried.

Recreation Commission

William Terranova and Vernon Ellars introduced themselves to the Selectmen.

Motion:
Heidi Schadt moved to appoint Vernon Ellars to the Recreation Commission for a
term to expire on March 31, 2009. Paul McCormick seconded. The Board of
Selectmen voted 4-0-0. The motion was carried.

Motion:
Heidi Schadt moved to appoint William Terranova for a term to expire on
March 31, 2010. Paul McCormick seconded. The Board of Selectmen voted 4-0-0.
The motion was carried.

Water Quality Advisory Committee

Mr. Jed Waddell introduced himself to the Selectmen and stated that he is a soil scientist.

Motion:
Paul McCormick moved to appoint Jed Waddell to the Water Quality Advisory
Committee for a term to expire on March 31, 2010. Heidi Schadt seconded. The
Board of Selectmen voted 4-0-0. The motion was carried.




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Interviews and Appointments
Monday, April 9, 2007
Dennis Town Hall, Hearing Room
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Capital Outlay Committee

Motion:
Heidi Schadt moved to appoint William Savicki and Patrick McDowell to the
Capital Outlay Committee for a term to expire on March 31, 2010. Paul McCormick
seconded. The Board of Selectmen voted 4-0-0. The motion was carried.

Planning Board

Linda Slowe and Robert Mezzadri introduced themselves to the Selectmen.
Robert Mezzadri stated that he previously served on the Planning Board, but he had to
resign as he was attending night school as a full time student. Ms. Slowe stated that she
has been a member of MA Bar Assoc. since 1993. She added that her practice has been in
civil litigation and has grown to include real estate.

Motion:
Heidi Schadt moved to appoint Robert Mezzadri to the Planning Board for a term
to expire on March 31, 2010. Paul McCormick seconded. The Board of Selectmen
voted 4-0-0. The motion was carried.

Donald Trepte Memorial Scholarship Fund

Motion:
Paul McCormick moved to appoint Julia Johnson for a term to expire on
March 31, 2009, Eleanor Brennan for a term to expire on March 31, 2010, Agnes
Chatelain for a term to expire on March 31, 2009, Elaine Zaiatz for a term to expire
on March 31, 2010 and Alex Gleason as Student Representative for a term to expire
on March 31, 2008. Heidi Schadt seconded. The Board of Selectmen voted 4-0-0.
The motion was carried.

(Jane Otis joined the meeting.)

( Sheryl McMahon passed the gavel to Chairman Jane Otis.)

Comprehensive Wastewater Management Task Force

(Sheryl McMahon stepped down.)

Herb Goldberg stated that he recently attended a meeting. He is interested in being
appointed as the Realtor Rep.




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Motion:
Charlie Crowell moved to appoint Herb Goldberg to the Comprehensive
Wastewater Management Task Force as the Real Estate Rep. for a term to expire on
March 31, 2008. Jane Otis seconded. The Board of Selectmen voted 4-0-1 (SM). The
motion was carried.

Shellfish Commission

Carl Howard addressed the Selectmen. Jane Otis stated that she felt that it is a conflict to
appoint Mr. Howard, as he has a shellfish grant at Crowes Pasture.

Motion:
Heidi Schadt moved to appoint Carl Howard to the Shellfish Commission for a term
to expire on March 31, 2008. Paul McCormick seconded. The Board of Selectmen
voted 4-1-0 (JO). The motion was carried.

Road Safety Task Force

Alden Winchell and Henry Bowen addressed the Selectmen.

Motion;
Heidi Schadt moved to appoint Alden Winchell and Henry Bowen to the Road
Safety Task Force for a term to expire on March 31, 2010. Jane Otis seconded. The
Board of Selectmen voted 5-0-0. The motion was carried.

Alternative Energy Advisory Committee

Merton Ingham, Jed Waddell and Alden Winchell addressed the Selectmen.

Motion:
Paul McCormick moved to appoint Jed Waddell for a term to expire on
March 31, 2010, Merton Ingham for a term to expire on March 31, 2009 and Alden
Winchell for a term to expire on March 31, 2008. Heidi Schadt seconded. The Board
of Selectmen voted 5-0-0. The motion was carried.

Bass River Park Property Use Committee

Arlene Lewis addressed the Selectmen. She stated that she has followed this Committee
closely and has been involved with this land acquisition since the beginning.




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Motion:
Paul McCormick moved to appoint Arlene Lewis to the Bass River Park Property
Use Committee for the duration of the project. Charlie Crowell seconded. The
Board of Selectmen voted 5-0-0. The motion was carried.

Advisory Committee on Disabilities

Motion:
Paul McCormick moved to appoint William Savicki to the Advisory Committee on
Disabilities for a term to expire on March 31, 2010. Heidi Schadt seconded. The
Board of Selectmen voted 5-0-0. The motion was carried.

Appoint Licensing Board Agents/Police Officers

Motion:
Paul McCormick moved to appoint the following Police Officers. Heidi Schadt
seconded. The Board of Selectmen voted 4-0-0. The motion was carried.

             Paul Baltrushunas                   Garvin Kelley
             Peter Benson                        Robert Kurisko
             John Brady                          Sean Martin
             Ryan Carr                           Patrick McCaffrey
             Mark Conant                         Kathleen Mei
             Brian Cummings                      William Monahan
             Cleve Daniels                       Joseph Morris
             Peter Dimatteo                      Martin Murphy
             Thomas Downes                       Nicholas Patsavos
             Thomas Downs                        John Peters
             John Emerson                        Richard Provencher
             Gregory Farnkoff                    Damon Reinold
             Richard Finnegan                    Craig Stevenson
             Russell Francis                     James Sullivan
             Kenneth Gelnett                     David Tinelli
             Thomas Grandy                       Richard Troy
             Dean Guite                          Matthew Turner
             Christopher Hennigan                James Winn
             Christine Hornby                    Bernd Wunderlich
             Henry Jessop




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Interviews and Appointments
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Dennis Town Hall, Hearing Room
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Article 46

Motion:
Sheryl McMahon moved to reconsider our previous vote on Chapter 32B Section 9D
as it appeared on Article 46. Heidi Schadt seconded. The Board of Selectmen voted
 5-0-0 the motion was carried.

Motion:
Sheryl McMahon moved to recommend indefinite postponement of Article 46 for
acceptance of Chapter 32B Section 9D. Heidi Schadt seconded. The Board of
Selectmen voted 5-0-0. The motion was carried.

General Fund Budget

Motion:
Sheryl McMahon moved to recommend the General Fund budget in the amount of
$27,180,946.41. Charlie Crowell seconded. The Board of Selectmen voted 5-0-0. The
motion was carried.

Motion:
Sheryl McMahon moved to fund the budget with Proposition 2 ½ override in the
amount of $895,881.00, raise & appropriate $24,279,780.41, overlay surplus in the
amount of $100,000.00, waterways $40,000.00, cemetery maintenance ( perpetual
care) $15,000.00, cemetery sale of lots $25,000.00, ambulance fees $850,000.00,
Mediaone agreement $88,000.00, CPA $827,736.00, free cash $30,000.00 and septic
loan program $29,549.00. Charlie Crowell seconded. The Board of Selectmen voted
5-0-0. The motion was carried.

Approve Ballot

Paul McCormick read the ballot questions.

Motion:
Sheryl McMahon moved to approve the ballot as printed. Heidi Schadt seconded.
The Board of Selectmen voted 5-0-0. The motion was carried.

8:15 P.M.
Motion:
Sheryl McMahon moved to adjourn. Heidi Schadt seconded. The Board of
Selectmen voted 5-0-0. The motion was carried.




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