MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL TOWN MEETING

SEPTEMBER 6, 2003

 

 

The location of the meeting was the Community Center, Town of Frye Island

 

The meeting was called to order by Conrad Theberge at 8:00 PM

 

MOTION to nominate Joe Potts as Moderator made by James Kuiken and

seconded by Bob Roberts.

 

MOTION to nominate Dick Norris as Moderator made Dave Treacy and

seconded by Jean Sullivan-Toomey.

 

Move to close nominations made by Bob Roberts and seconded by Dave Treacy.

 

          Joe Potts      24

          Dick Norris  10

 

Joe Potts sworn in as Moderator.

 

MOTION to adopt the following procedures for the meeting made by Carl

Hommel and seconded by Bob Roberts:

 

     1.  Utilize the Maine Moderator's Manual for the conduct of business

     2.  Follow the guidelines established by MMA for Town Meetings

     3.  Incorporate the vote of the Board of Island Trustees into the Town

         Meeting flow of business when appropriate, and

     4.  Limit the discussion of any one person to no more than 3 minutes

          per issue

 

MOTION to amend the above motion to allow lot owners to speak at Town

Meeting made by Dick Norris and seconded by Jean Sullivan-Toomey.

 

Vote on the Amendment:  26 FOR

                                            11 OPPOSED

 

Vote on the Motion:  33 FOR

                                      1 OPPOSED

 

Recess Town Meeting - Convene BIT Meeting

 

MOTION to approve Warrant Article #2 - Shall an Ordinance entitled 'The

Building Moratorium Ordinance of the Town of Frye Island' be enacted made

by Bob Roberts and seconded by Dick Norris.

 

Vote on Motion:  50 FOR

                              16 OPPOSED

 

Recess BIT Meeting - Reconvene Town Meeting

 

MOTION to accept Article 2 as approved in the BIT Meeting made by Bob

Roberts and seconded by Dick Norris.

 

Vote on Motion:  27 FOR

                             20 OPPOSED

 

Recess Town Meeting - Reconvene BIT Meeting

 

MOTION to table Article #3 - Shall an Ordinance entitled 'The Impact Fee

Ordinance of the Town of Frye Island' be enacted made by James Kuiken and

seconded by Bob Roberts.

 

Vote on Motion:  Unanimous

 

Recess BIT Meeting - Reconvene Town Meeting

 

Motion to Table Article 3 as approved in the BIT Meeting made by Dick Norris

and seconded by Oleg Svetlichney.

 

Vote on Motion:  Unanimous

  

Recess Town Meeting - Reconvene BIT Meeting

 

Motion to adjourn made by Dick Norris and seconded by Carl Hommel.

 

Vote on Motion:  Unanimous

 

Reconvene Town Meeting

 

MOTION to adjourn made by Bob Roberts and seconded by James Kuiken.

 

Vote on Motion:  Unanimous

 

Respectfully submitted,

James L. Kuiken