Information for Meeting of Select Board
Tuesday March 21, 2023 6:30 PM EDT

Town:Norfolk, MA 
Board:Select Board
Time:Tuesday March 21, 2023 6:30 PM EDT
Location:Room 124
1 Liberty Lane
In accordance with the provisions of M.G.L. Chapter 30A, Section 20, notice is hereby given that the Select Board will meet on Tuesday, March 21, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. in Meeting Room 124, One Liberty Lane, Norfolk, MA.

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Pledge of Allegiance

A. Executive Session under M.G.L. c.30A, §21(a)(2) for the purpose of conducting contract negotiations with nonunion personnel - Finance Director, Todd Lindmark
B. Executive session under M.G.L. c.30A, §21(a)(3) to discuss strategy with regard to potential litigation, insofar as an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the litigation position of the public body 115 Park St

1. 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing under G.L. c.140, §157 to determine whether all dogs owned by Ms. Alicia Reycroft are nuisance dogs or dangerous dogs
2. Continued Public Hearing for Verizon/Eversource Pole Petition – Main Street
3. Public Comment
Action Items
4. Discussion and vote to appoint a Select Board member to the Master Plan Steering Committee
5. Vote to make an appointment to the Board of Registrars
6. Vote to make the annual appointment of the Inspector of Animals
7. Vote on the referral of Zoning Amendments to the Planning Board in preparation for the May 17, 2023 Annual Town Meeting 
8. Vote on the Board’s intention to lay out the following street for acceptance at the May 17, 2023 Annual Town Meeting:
• Wrights Farm Road
9. Vote to approve of the Common Victualler license for Organic Buzz Café & Juice Bar, LLC
10. Vote to approve the use of Town Hill and parade route for Norfolk’s Memorial Day celebration on Monday, May 29, 2023
11. Review and execute the warrant for the May 17, 2023 Annual Town Meeting
Discussion Items
12. Update on Housing Choice 
13. Discussion and presentation of preliminary FY24 Budget
14. General Updates
• Town Administrator
• Select Board

Report of Warrants
15. The following warrants have been signed:
• 03/07/2023 36VS23 $83,496.60
• 03/07/2023 36VSA23 $2,800.00
• 03/07/2023 36V23 $1,457,998.82
• 03/10/2023 18P23 & 18PS23 $908,456.34
• 03/14/2023 37V23 $343,436.05

Approve Minutes
16. Approval of the minutes

Any other unanticipated business that may come before the Board

Scheduled By:Amanda Johanns
Posted At:Feb 23, 2023 4:16 PM EST
Last Modified:Mar 16, 2023 3:03 PM EDT
Minutes:Minutes are on record with the Town Clerk's office
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Minutes and Associated Documents

Dog Hearing #1.pdf  (download) 2041 Kb Mar 18, 2023 4:43 PM EDT
Dog Hearing #2 Incident Reports.pdf  (download) 14745 Kb Mar 18, 2023 4:44 PM EDT
Dog Hearing #3 Incident Reports.pdf  (download) 22812 Kb Mar 18, 2023 4:47 PM EDT
Select Board Meeting Packet March 21, 2023.pdf  (download) 13391 Kb Mar 18, 2023 4:14 PM EDT

Meeting Revision History

Mar 16, 2023 3:03 PM EDTAgenda Details...