Information for Meeting of Board of Selectmen
Wednesday February 10, 2016 6 PM EST

Town:Essex, MA 
Board:Board of Selectmen
Time:Wednesday February 10, 2016 6 PM EST
Location:Essex Elementary School
12 Story Street, Essex, MA 01929
Cafetorium
Agenda:
Selectmen’s Meeting								February 10, 2016
Essex Elementary School
AGENDA
6:00 p.m.	Public Comment.

6:02 p.m.	Brendhan Zubricki - Presentation of his Town Administrator’s Report for the period January 30th through February 5th, 2016, regarding the following:
•	Treasurer/Collector’s Office Job Descriptions and Pay Scales
•	Disposition of Items of Value, 153 Conomo Point Road
•	Modification of Town Procedure for Disposition of Items of Low Value
•	Adding Flexibility to Current Winter Parking Ban Bylaw
•	Preliminary Draft of the Annual Town Meeting Warrant
•	Climate Resilience Planning Community Compact and Discussion Concerning Selection of Base-case Dredge Spoil Disposal Site

7:00 p.m.	Adjourn to the Cafetorium to participate in the public forum presentation of the Strategic Plan.

Other Business:
		Ratify the approval of the weekly warrant in the amount of $223,296.04.
	Vote to exempt from Section 20 of Chapter 268A of the General Laws, the contracts and amounts for the individuals listed below contained within the 2/11/16 warrant pursuant to subsection (d) of said Section.

NAME	VENDOR	DATE	AMOUNT	DEPT’S BILL
				
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	     470.50	Highway
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	      54.90	Council on Aging
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	      45.20	Water

	Ratify the approval of the weekly warrant in the amount of $223,296.04.
	Vote to exempt from Section 20 of Chapter 268A of the General Laws, the contracts and amounts for the individuals listed below contained within the 2/11/16 warrant pursuant to subsection (d) of said Section.

NAME	VENDOR	DATE	AMOUNT	DEPT’S BILL
				
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	     470.50	Highway
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	      54.90	Council on Aging
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	      45.20	Water

	Ratify the approval of the weekly warrant in the amount of $223,296.04.
	Vote to exempt from Section 20 of Chapter 268A of the General Laws, the contracts and amounts for the individuals listed below contained within the 2/11/16 warrant pursuant to subsection (d) of said Section.

NAME	VENDOR	DATE	AMOUNT	DEPT’S BILL
				
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	     470.50	Highway
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	      54.90	Council on Aging
Ernie Nieberle	Nieberle’s	1/24/16	      45.20	Water

	Approve the minutes for the Selectmen’s February 1, 2016, Open Meeting and for the January 29, 2016 Open Meeting.
	Review Selectmen’s Meeting Schedule for March.
	Signature of contract with Patriot Properties for assessment consulting services for FY2017 (subject to appropriation).
	Revise authority structure for EXXON/ MOBIL Fleet Card Services Program, Essex Police Department.
	Review request from Essex Historical Commission regarding future planning for the property at 153 Conomo Point Road.
	Review expected request from Conomo Point Planning Committee regarding future planning for the property at 153 Conomo Point Road.
	Review proofs for new Town Landing and Parking Lot signage.
	Conomo Point Matters:
•	Town of Essex v. Leah Maher, Essex Superior Court, C.A. No. ESCV2014-00522 – discuss litigation strategy and potential settlement with Estate of Paul Touher; open and executive session pursuant to G.L. c. 30A, s. 21(a)(3) expected; votes may be taken.
•	Consider a building permit for Mr. Romano’s leased property at 29 Robbins Island Road (Map 19, Lot 77/New Map 108, Lot 17), if application presented by meeting time.
	Items that could not be reasonably anticipated by the Open Meeting Law posting deadline.
Licensing Board:
	One-Day Entertainment License:
•	Andrew St. John for use on Friday, February 12, 2016, between the hours of 7:00 and 10:00 p.m. within the confines of the Waterline Center at 66 Main Street.
	One-Day Wine & Malt License:
•	Andrew St. John for use on Friday, February 12, 2016, between the hours of 7:00 and 10:00 p.m. within the confines of the Waterline Center at 66 Main Street.
Shellfish Permit Applications:
	Commercial License:
•	Kelly Corrao
•	Jeff Fraser, Jr.
•	Ronald A. Hemeon
•	Kristina Jacobs
•	Matthew Jacobs
•	Judson Lane
•	Chris Maxfield
•	George E. Mullin
•	Dean Rossi
•	Richard Tofuri
	Non-Resident Recreational License:
•	Michael Neville, Reading, sponsored by Stephen Hartley, Conomo Lane
	Senior License:
•	Robert Doane
•	Charles McNeil, Jr.
•	Thomas Prentiss
•	Peter Wilson
	Student License:
•	Alden Burnham
Executive Session Expected:
	Discussion of pending litigation concerning the case of the Town of Essex v. Leah Maher, et al., Essex Superior Court C.A. No. ESCV2014-00522D.
	Discussion of pending litigation concerning the case of the City of Beverly vs. the Essex County Sheriff, et al., Essex Superior Court C.A. No. ESCV2015-00350A.
	Discussion of pending litigation concerning the case of the Town of Essex v. William Allen, Essex Superior Court C.A. Nos. ESCV2002-00352, ESCV2006-00313, and ESCV2007-02096.
	Town of Essex v. Boston Business Services Inc., et al. Lawrence Superior Court C.A. No. 1577-CV-01310.
	Discussion regarding the lease, sale, and value of real property at Conomo Point.
	Collective bargaining with respect to successor collective bargaining agreement with AFSCME and/or EPBA.
	Discuss preparations for contract negotiations with non-union personnel.

REMINDER:  The next regular Board of Selectmen’s meeting will take place on Monday, February 22nd, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. in the Senior Center on Pickering Street.
Scheduled By:Pam Witham
Posted At:Jan 20, 2016 8:26 AM EST
Last Modified:Feb 8, 2016 11:45 AM EST
Minutes:Minutes are not on record with the Town Clerk's office
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