Selectmen Present: Josh Devlin, John Luce and Suzan Rudnicki
Absent: Douglas Small and Earlyn Bowers
Town Manager: Tom Richmond
Recording Secretary: Tom Richmond
Guests Present: Glennis McSorley, Robbin Lanpher, Michael Azevedo, Toby Pelletier, Joseph Pelletier, Donna Stanhope and Jeremy Stanhope
7:32 PM: Josh Devlin called the meeting to order.
MINUTES: Suzan Rudnicki made a motion to accept minutes of June 1, 2010 as written. John
Luce seconded. Three voted in favor.
EXECUTIVE SESSION: Josh Devlin made a motion to go into executive session pursuant to
1 MRSA §405(6)(A) to discuss a personnel matter with Robbin Lanpher and Michael Azevedo. Suzan Rudnicki seconded. Three voted in favor. Selectmen went into executive session at 7:37 pm. Selectmen reconvened in regular session at 8:08 pm. No action taken.
Josh Devlin made a motion to rescind last week’s vote appointing fire department officers, as it has come to light that it is the Fire Chief’s responsibility to appoint officers.
The Town Manager read the following from Fire Department and Rescue Service Ordinance - Section B.3.A: “Appointment- The head of the Municipal Department shall be the Fire Chief, who shall be appointed by the selectmen, consistent with the policies established by the municipal officers.” Tom stated that with no written municipal officers policy, the Fire Chief has the authority to make all appointments for other positions in the department.
Suzan Rudnicki seconded the motion to rescind the vote on appointments. Three voted in favor.
WARRANT: John Luce motion to accept the payroll warrant of June 7, 2010 in the amount of
$17,823.85. Sue Rudnicki seconded. Three voted in favor.
WARRANT: John Luce made a motion to accept the accounts payable warrant of
June 7, 2010 in the amount of $29,254.96. Sue Rudnicki seconded.
Three voted in favor.
ADJOURNMENT: Suzan Rudnicki made a motion to adjourn. John Luce seconded.
Three voted in favor. Meeting adjourned at 8:11 pm.