BOS Meeting Agenda

Sturbridge Town Hall Veterans Hall
Event Date: 
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 6:00pm

Board of Selectmen


December 4, 2017

Veterans Memorial Hall, Sturbridge Town Hall

308 Main Street, Sturbridge, MA 01566



6:00 p.m.                Executive Session: Executive Session pursuant to GL c. 30A, s. 21(a)(3) to discuss strategy with respect to litigation if an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the litigating position and the chair so declares.


6:30 p.m.                                Open Session


                                Pledge of Allegiance


                                Public Service Announcements

Announcement from Special Events Committee concerning a Farmer’s Market


Meeting with Library Trustees to Fill a Vacancy on the Library Trustees



Fire Chief John Grasso

Concurrence on the Appointment of Stephen Joyce as a Full-time Firefighter Paramedic

Declaration of Surplus Equipment (Ladder Truck)

Discussion of Bylaw Change for False Alarms


Town Administrator’s Update

Concurrence on the Appointment of Administrative Assistant to the Town Administrator/BoS

Discussion on Logging Permit Bylaw Changes

Review Administrator’s Memo on Goal Setting for next year

Review letter from CPC on the needs of the Town

Consider an extension to the agreement for UTMC for a second year to monitor unemployment claims

Vote to sign bond paperwork

Vote to support the IOD claim for Sgt. Sean Paine & Officer Edward Page




Approval of Minutes

July 17, 2017

September 18, 2017


Old Business


New Business


Citizen’s Forum




The list matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair to be discussed at the meeting. Not all items may in fact be discussed, and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law