MINUTES OF THE FIRST VOTERS MEETING
TOWN OF FRYE ISLAND, MAINE
February 28, 1998
The meeting was called to order at 10:20 a.m. by Mary Chapman, Standish Town Clerk, with 16 registered voters in attendance.
Attendees also included the Island General Manager, Vic Richards; State Representative Adam Mack; and Standish Town Clerk, Mary Chapman.
Article 1: To choose a moderator to preside at said meeting
Joseph Potts was elected by written ballot.
Article 2: To elect a Town Clerk to serve until July 3, 1998
Kathleen Potts was elected by written ballot.
Article 3: To vote by ballot on the following: "Elect selectmen for five positions to serve until the first Town Meeting of the town of Frye Island, July 3, 1998"
In order to be in compliance with MRSA Title 30A, as directed by Standish Town Clerk, Mary Chapman, nominations for the five Selectman positions were taken from the floor and Absentee Ballots were not counted. Each Selectman received a majority vote by written ballot as follows:
1) Fogg (13), Wrzesinsky (2), Tedford (1)
2) Tedford (12), Wrzesinsky (4)
3) Potts (12), Svetlichny (3), Lowe (1)
4) Svetlichny (10), Lowe (6)
5) Lowe (14), Wrzesinsky (2)
|Included in photo (from left to right): Maine Representative Adam Mack, Selectmen Oleg Svetlichny, Joe Potts, Greg Tedford, Dave Lowe, and Bob Fogg|
Article 4: To vote to adopt the current Town of Standish Zoning and Land Use Ordinances as the Zoning and Land Use Ordinances for the Town of Frye Island
The article passed by a show of hands: 12 votes to adopt, 4 opposed.
The meeting adjourned at 11:40 a.m. Immediately following the meeting, all selectmen were sworn into office. It was announced that the first Selectmens Meeting is scheduled for March 14, 1998, at Charlie Beiggs Restaurant in North Windham, Maine.
Kathleen A. Potts, Clerk