2007 Town & School Warrants 

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Town Warrant (Full Town Warrant in PDF format) (Town Voter's Guide)

(revised 2/15/2007)         Sort by:  Article Number      Department        Cost      Search This Web


BOS /  BUDCOM Warrant Cost   Short Description
Article 12 $9,916,234  Operating Budget: $9,916,234 approx 5% increase over 2006 budget; default budget is $9,567,713
Article 10 $6,900,000  Bond: New Central Fire Station not-to-exceed $7.3m, of which $6.9 M raised by bonds, apprxox $400k from impact fees
Article 31 $960,000  To raise and appropriate $960k for a new gym at Pelham Veterans Memorial Park
Article 14 $345,000  To enter into a 5 year lease for a new Fire Pumper Truck, $345k, of which year 1 lease is $81,900
Article 20 $244,407  To raise and appropriate $244,407 to be offsite by the Highway Grant
Article 26 $198,000  To raise and appropriate $198k to bring Sherburne Hall up to code and HVAC
Article 23 $195,000  To raise and appropriate $195k to construct 2 soccer fields and correct erosion controls at Raymond Park
Article 22 $170,000  To raise and appropriate $170k to permit and construct a second egress at Muldoon Park
Article 36 $148,164  To raise and appropriate $148,164.80 for a cemetery garage
Article 15 $138,901  To raise and appropriate $138,901 for 4 new EMT/Fire Fighters
Article 13 $100,000  To raise and appropriate $100,000 for the compensated absence fund as required by law or contract.  The current fund is depleted.
Article 27 $100,000  To create a capital reserve fund for a Sr. Center addition and to put $100k in it
Article 33 $100,000  To raise and appropriate $100k to fix the traffic problems at the intersection of Mammoth Rd and Sherburne Rd
Article 18 $46,683  To ratify a 3 year collective bargaining agreement with the Fire Fighters of Pelham; $46,683 for first year
Article 19 $45,651  To raise and appropriate $45,651 to hire 1 new police officer
Article 16 $45,071  To raise and appropriate $45,071 to hire a new Deputy Fire Chief
Article 17 $40,000  To create a capital reserve account with $40k to protect against outbreaks such as West Nile Virus, EEE, etc
Article 24 $39,000  To raise and appropriate $39k to refurbish the restroom facility at Pelham Veterans Memorial Park
Article 21 $35,000  To raise and appropriate $35k to be put into the Willow Street Bridge Capital Reserve Fund
Article 25 $35,000  To withdraw $35k from the forestry fund for land stewardship
Article 30 $30,000  To raise and appropriate $30k to clean up the illegal tire dump at Raymond Park
Article 35 $20,000  To raise and appropriate $20k for fence and sprinklers at the two new baseball fields at Muldoon Park
Article 1 0  Elected Officials: Moderator, Selectmen, Budget Committee, Various Trustees, Checklist Supervisor...
Article 2 0  Zoning: To increase buildable lot size for duplex's and lots with steep slopes...
Article 3 0  Zoning: To add to zoning table auto repair facilities, truck trailers & container pods as a permitted use, but restrict to business/industry area
Article 4 0  Zoning: To revise senior housing ordinance definitions and other minimum sizing requirements
Article 5 0  Zoning: To revise the sign ordinance to clarify and add new definitions and restrictions
Article 6 0  Zoning: To revise then enforcement ordinance with respect to expiration of variance in accordance with state law
Article 7 0  Zoning: To revise the flood plain development ordinance in accordance with state law.  Failure of this ordinance will result in Pelham being  suspended.
Article 8 0  Roads: To accept a portion of Longview Drive and Greenmeadow Drive road as a Class V town road
Article 9 0  Roads: To accept Quail Run Lane and Empire Road after final offsite improvements are complete after Planning Board review and BOS public hearing
Article 11 0  To hear the report of the auditors
Article 28 0  To accept the Lower Beaver Brook wetland as a prime wetland
Article 29 0  To adopt a residential growth management ordinance
Article 32 0  To appoint the Planning Board
Article 34 0  To go on record to support Presidential and Congress actions on climate change

School Warrant (Full School Warrant in PDF format) (School Voter's Guide)

(revised 2/14/2007)         Sort by:  Article Number      Department        Cost      Search This Web


SB /  BUDCOM Warrant Cost   Short Description
Article 2 $22,550,134  Operating Budget: $22,550,134   Default: $22,050,613
Article 3 $392,033  To ratify a 3 year collective bargaining agreement with the Pelham Education Assoc.  Year 1 = $392,033
Article 5 $350,000  To raise and appropriate $350k for architectural and engineering fees for a new High School
Article 6 $183,333  To raise and appropriate $183,333 to fund the technology refresh plan
Article 7 $55,000  To raise and appropriate $55k to fund salaries and benefits for a special education
Article 4 $47,946  To raise and appropriate $47,946 to fund non-union employee raises
Article 8 $53,991  To raise and appropriate $53,991 to continue to provide Child Benefit Services to the Children at St. Patrick's School
    Article 1 0  Elected Officials: Moderator, Clerk, 2 School Board Members & Treasurer
    Article 9 0  To change the School District Moderator from a 1 year term to a 3 year term

Key

   
^     Board of Selectmen (column #1), School Board, Planning Board, Trustee's or originating authoritative body
  ^   Budget Committee Review (column #2) if appropriate
       
Legend    
    No action taken yet
    Majority of Board recommended
    Majority of Board did not recommend
       

 


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