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Nicola Shipman
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Mon & Wed 8:30am to 12:30pm
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Selectboard 10-16-2023



October 16th, 2023 6:30PM

Town Offices Conference Room / Zoom

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Meeting ID: 878 2685 3545

Passcode: 706799



  1. Call to Order
  2. Review/Approve Agenda
  3. Public Comments
  4. Selectboard Member Reports [5]
  5. Finance Manager Reports: Lucy Pierpont [5]
  6. Road Foreman Reports: Frank Rogers [5]
  7. Selectboard Assistant Reports: Nicola Shipman [10]
  8. Review Minutes: October 2nd and October 9th, 2023 [5]




  1. Sungen Proposal Review: Ryan Haac [15]


  1. HRA/Health Insurance Premium Employer Contribution Caps [30]

Entertain a motion to approve an Employer Contribution Cap for both the 2024 HRA Contributions and for 2024 Health Insurance Premiums


  1. Downer Culvert #41 Approval of Revised Scope of Work [5]

Entertain a motion to approve an additional $10,062.00 for costs incurred by Avery Excavation, Inc. due to unanticipated bedrock which required removal during installation of Culvert #41 on Downer Road.


  1. 2023 -2025 Municipal Plowing and Sanding Contract [5]

Enter a motion to award a two-year contract to the lowest and sole bidder, Chase Site Services, Inc. for municipal Plowing and Sanding effective November 1, 2023 – April 30th, 2025.


  1. FY23 Grants-in-Aid Municipal Invoicing Sheet [5]

Entertain a motion to sign the FY23 Grants-in-Aid Municipal Invoicing Sheet




  1. Ashley Community Forest Board Budget Request [5]


  1. Quimby Mountain Road Culvert Update: Nicola Shipman [5]


  1. ADA Ramp for the Old School House: Nicola Shipman [5]

Review proposed ramp solution; entertain a motion to purchase the ramp parts needed to satisfy ADA compliance for the Old School House using the Old School House fund.


  1. FEMA Damage Inventory Report Deadline: Nicola Shipman/Lucy Pierpont [5]

Entertain a motion to authorize Nicola Shipman or Lucy Pierpont to sign the FEMA Damages Inventory Report for FEMA Event #4720DR related to the July 10th Flood Damages eligible for FEMA PA Assistance


  1. Service Contract: Heating System Town Offices [5]

Entertain a motion to sign the annual service contract with Brookfield Services for Program #1 annual maintenance of the Kohler generator with the amount not to exceed $448.



  1. Warrants [5]
  2. ARPA Funding as needed
  3. Other business:

Next meeting on November 6th, 2023 will be changed to 7:30PM to accommodate 6:30PM TAP Scoping Study Local Concerns Hearing


  1. Adjourn



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