2017 Town Meeting Presentations

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Article Title Sponsor Notes
Article 1 Choose Town Officers  Select Board   
Article 2 Hear Reports  Select Board  Combined with #3
Article 3 Meeting Procedure  Finance Committee  Consent Agenda   
Article 4 Ratify Personnel Board Classification Actions  Personnel Board  Consent Agenda
Article 5 Classification & Compensation Plan for Regular-Status Positions Personnel Board  Consent Agenda
Article 6 Personnel Bylaw Amendment  Personnel Board  Consent Agenda
Article 7 Town Budget  Town Manager 
Passed
Article 8 Municipal Building Renovations  Town Manager  Consent Agenda
Article 9 Public Safety Communications Equipment  Town Manager  Consent Agenda
Article 10 Fire Engine #8 Replacement  Town Manager  Consent Agenda
Article 11 Ambulance #1 Replacement  Town Manager  Consent Agenda
Article 12 Bylaw Regarding Leasing of Town Land by Select Board 
and Town Manager
Town Manager  Consent Agenda
Article 13 Concord Public Schools Budget  School Committee  Passed
Article 14 FY2017 Concord Public Schools Supplemental Appropriation   School Committee  No Motion Made
Article 15 Concord Public Schools Renovations   School Committee  Passed
Article 16 Concord-Carlisle Regional High School Budget  Regional School Committee Passed
Article 17 Concord-Carlisle Regional School District – Landfill Flexible 
Cap Remediation
Regional School Committee Passed
Article 18 Minuteman Regional Technical High School District Budget MM Reg. School Committee  Passed
Article 19 Free Cash Use Finance Committee Passed
Article 20 Resolution – Reducing the Influence of Money in Politics BY PETITION Passed
Article 21 Establish Revolving Fund – Rental Income from Marshall 
& Barrett’s Mill Farms
Town Manager Passed
Article 22 PEG Access and Cable-Related Fund Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 23 Authorize Acquisition of 55 Church Street Town Manager Passed
Article 24 Funding for Telecommunications Services Town Manager Passed
Article 25 Funding for Technology Improvements Town Manager No Motion Made
Article 26 Smart Grid Improvements Town Manager Passed
Article 27 Comprehensive Municipal Facility Needs Study Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 28 Guideline for Preservation of Public Access to Open Space BY PETITION No Motion Made
Article 29 Community Preservation Committee Appropriation Recommendations Community Preservation Committee Passed
Article 30 Appropriation Recommendation for Junction Village 
Affordable Assisted Living Development
Community Preservation Committee Passed
Article 31 Bruce Freeman Rail Trail – Grant of Easement to MBTA   Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 32 Accept Easements – Brookside Square Development  Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 33 Grant of Easement to W.R. Grace  Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 34 Grant of Easement over 26A Balls Hill Road  Town Manager No Motion Made
Article 35 Zoning Bylaw Amendment – Site Plan Review for 
Religious uses, Educational uses and Child Care Facilities
Planning Board Consent Agenda
Article 36 Zoning Bylaw Amendment – Professional Office Planning Board Passed
Article 37 Zoning Bylaw Amendment – Nonconforming Single and 
Two Family Residential Structures
Planning Board Consent Agenda
Article 38 Zoning Bylaw Amendment – Residential Uses  Planning Board Consent Agenda
Article 39    Zoning Bylaw Amendment – Marijuana Establishment 
Temporary Moratorium
Planning Board Passed
Article 40 General Bylaw - Tree Preservation Bylaw  Planning Board Passed
Article 41 Tree Preservation Revolving Fund  Planning Board Passed
Article 42 Alternative PRD Preliminary Site Development and use Proposal 
 for Lot 4A and Parcel A Forest Ridge Road
BY PETITION Passed
Article 43 Release of Residential Restriction Applicable to Lot 4A 
and Parcel A Forest Ridge Road
BY PETITION Combined with #42
Article 44 Regional Housing Services Revolving Fund Expenditures  Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 45 Road Repair Revolving Fund Expenditures  Town Manager  Consent Agenda
Article 46 Cemetery Roads and Infrastructure Improvements  Cemetery Committee Passed
Article 47 2017 Roads and Parking Lots Program  Public Works Commission Passed
Article 48 Senior Means-Tested Property Tax Exemption  Tax Fairness Committee Passed
Article 49 Request for Home Rule Legislation Allowing Concord to Adopt Fees to Finance Affordable Housing BY PETITION Amendment
Article 50 Request to Fund Limited Testing of Honey Bee Hives for Neonicotinoid Levels BY PETITION No Motion Made
Article 51 Concord’s Energy Goals  Select Board/Town Manager Passed
Article 52 Unpaid Bills  Town Manager No Motion Made         
Article 53 Light Plant Expenditures & Payment in Lieu of Taxes  Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 54 Solid Waste Disposal Fund Expenditures  Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 55 Sewer System Expenditures  Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 56 Sewer Improvement Fund Expenditures  Town Manager Consent Agenda
Article 57 Water System Expenditures  Town Manager Passed
Article 58 Beede Swim & Fitness Center Enterprise Fund Expenditures  Town Manager Passed