The Brooklin Town Office

Selectmen’s Meeting Minutes

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Present: Deborah Brewster, Bill Cohen, Laura Sherman, Valerie Messana (Administrative Assistant)

  1. Minutes of the August 22, 2017 meeting were approved and posted on August 24, 2017.
  2. Adoption of General Assistance eligibility maximum guidelines. Motion to adopt was made by Cohen, and seconded by Sherman. Deborah Brewster will attend workshop on this topic in Augusta on September 14, 2017.
  3. Signs for Naskeag Point have been replaced by the Road Commissioner. There are 3 new signs for loading and unloading.
  4. The Selectmen and Broadband Committee will meet with Premium Choice on September 14, 2017 at 2 p.m. A meeting to discuss the findings will be scheduled. The Island Institute will meet on September 18, 2017 for a sharing session on coastal broadband. Selectman Bill Cohen will attend.
  5. Ellery Bane will be here on September 21, 2017. He has appointments scheduled.
  6. Treasurer’s Report
    • August 22, 2017:
         Receipts: $365,677.19
         Warrants:
           Town: $48,740.15
           School: $1,446.72
           Payroll: $1,458.13
           Total: $51,645.00
    • August 29, 2017:
         Receipts: $292,779.29
         Warrants:
           Town: $62,872.38
           School: N/A
           Payroll: $2,920.43
           Total: $65,792.81
  7. Next meeting: September 19, 2017 at 4:10 p.m.
  8. Brewster motioned, Sherman seconded to adjourn at 4:16 p.m. Aye-3, Nay-0

Respectfully submitted,
Valerie Messana
Deputy Clerk