Town of Antrim – Board of Selectmen
September 30, 2013
The meeting was called to order at 7:00 PM by Chairman Webber in the Antrim Little Town Hall.
Members Present: Mr. Webber, Mr. Genest & Mr. Robertson
Staff present: Galen Stearns (Town Administrator)
- Mr. Genest motioned to approve the BOS minutes of September 16, 2013, Mr. Robertson 2nd. Passed 3/0
Diane Chauncey presented the board with the renewal contract for Rick Evans to continue as the Town Forester. Mr. Webber motioned to renew Rick Evans as Antrim’s Town Forrester, Mr. Robertson 2nd, passed 3/0
Mr. Stearns presented the board with the final audit report from Vachon Clukay & Co. for 2012.
The board discussed the street light at Goodell road and requested that letters be sent to the abutters and to move forward with the installation. Mr. Webber expressed that he was opposed to adding more street lights and that one was not needed at this intersection.
Mr. Stearns updated the board on the meeting with ConVal Budget & Property sub-committee Tuesday, September 24 and the discussion of the gymnasium agreement. He explained that the recommendation was that 3 members from the sub-committee meet with 3 members from Antrim to work out an agreement to be presented to the Town & School District. Mr. Genest will represent the board and discuss with the Parks & Recreation Committee to appoint the remaining 2.
Mr. Genest asked about the Revaluation and wanted hearing dates established and date for final values for the tax rate setting. Mr. Stearns will follow up on this.
Mr. Genest asked about the status of the warrant article on the Gregg Lake valve replacement, Mr. Stearns will follow up on this..
In preparation for the upcoming budget season, the board agreed that the figure to use for salary increases was 3%.
- There being no further business, Mr. Genest motioned to adjourn, Mr. Webber 2nd. Passed 3/0. Meeting adjourned at 7:33 PM