TOWN OF SEBAGO
BOARD OF SELECTMEN’S MEETING
Monday, March 3, 2008
TOWN OFFICE BUILDING
All Regular Board of Selectmen Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of Each Month.
I. Call to Order
The meeting was called to order by Chairman, Allen Crabtree at 8:00 p.m.
(Note – This meeting was held in lieu of the regularly scheduled Board of Selectmen meeting on March 4, 2008, which had been cancelled because of a predicted winter storm. The Board of Selectmen was meeting at a publicly noticed workshop of the Public Safety Building Committee on the evening of March 3, 2008, and a short meeting was held to deal with some pressing matters of business before the Board.)
II. Roll Call
Present were: Selectmen; Allen Crabtree, Jeff Harriman, Maureen Harriman, Ann Farley and Town Manager; Robert Nicholson. Guests present were: Fire Chief Ken Littlefield, Rescue Chief Lauris Champagne, and Mike Corrigan of the Bridgton News.
III. Old Business
A. Dispatch Contract Decision
The Town Manager summarized discussions that have taken place with Cumberland County, Naples Dispatch and Standish Dispatch, and recommended that the Town of Sebago switch its dispatch services to the Town of Standish. Fire Chief Littlefield and Rescue Chief Champagne concurred in this recommendation. After further discussion, Ann Farley made a motion to switch our dispatch service to Standish. Jeff Harriman seconded the motion. The motion passed unanimously.
B. Special Town Meeting and Warrant Language
The proposed language for the warrant for the special town meeting to be held on March 18, 2008 was discussed. Allen Crabtree suggested some minor word changes to the notice and the warrant. After further discussion, Ann Farley made a motion to approve the warrant language as amended. Jeff Harriman seconded the motion. The motion passed unanimously.
IV. New Business
A. Public Safety Building Survey
The Town Manager presented the bids received from survey firms to survey the town lot at Map 002 and Lot 003 and mark the boundaries. After further discussion, Ann Farley made a motion to approve Sawyer Engineering’s bid to do the work. Jeff Harriman seconded the motion. The motion passed unanimously.
V. Reports from Town Officials – there were none.
Jeff Harriman made a motion to adjourn at 8: 20 p.m. It was seconded by Maureen Harriman. Motion carried.