2008 Town & School Warrants


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


BOS BUDCOM Yes No Warrant Origin Short Description
    Article 1 Town Elected Officials: Moderator, Selectmen, Budget Committee, Various Trustees, Checklist Supervisor...
2402   3 Years BOS William McDevitt
1015   3 Years BOS Alfio Torrisi
2056   3 Years BOS Douglas Viger
2964   2 Years Town Moderator Philip R. Currier
2769   3 Years Sup Checklist Kim L. Boland
2741   3 Years Town Treasurer Charlene F. Takesian
2011   3 Years BUDCOM Angele Diack
2071   3 Years BUDCOM Daniel Guimond
2280   3 Years BUDCOM Robert S. Sherman 
2172   3 Years Library Trustee Douglas H Fyffe
2434   3 Years Library Trustee Ann Susan Snide 
2442   3 Years Plan Brd Jason Croteau
2111   3 Years Plan Brd Paul Dadak
1458   3 Years Cemetery Trustee Richard W. Jensen
1883   3 Years Cemetery Trustee Timothy Zelonis
1429   3 Years Cemetery Trustee Edwin Baker
26   3 years Trustee Trust Fund write-in Laurette Guay
20   2 Years Trustee Trust Fund write-in Ed Gleason
18   1 Year Trustee Trust Fund write-in Cindy Ronning
2232 1512 Article 2 Plan Brd Zoning: Add a new article to Pelham's Zoning Ordinance to allow Conservation Subdivisions in residential districts
2118 1574 Article 3 Plan Brd Zoning: An amendment to revise Special Exceptions for Minor Home Occupations
2265 1462 Article 4 Plan Brd Zoning: An amendment to revise political sign definitions and restrictions
1669 2226 Article 5 Fire Bond: New Central Fire Station not to exceed $4,273,000
1770 2034 Article 6 BOS Operating  Budget: $10,893,184, default budget is $10,583,585
1873 1938 Article 7 BOS To raise and appropriate $100,000 for the compensated absence fund as required by law or contract.
2238 1562 Article 8 Assessing To raise and appropriate $45,000 for the purpose of funding year one of annual assessment updates
1824 1976 Article 9 Police Contract between town and AFSCME, Local 3657, Pelham Police Dept
1818 1981 Article 10 Pub Works Contract between town and AFSCME, Local 1801, Pelham Public Works
1409 2464 Article 11 Parks To raise and appropriate $285k to construct 2 soccer fields and correct erosion controls at Raymond Park
1999 1882 Article 12 Fire To raise and appropriate $35,328 for a new Fire Command Vehicle
1558 2304 Article 13 Police To raise and appropriate $47,063 to fund hiring and equipping one new police officer.
1794 2067 Article 14 Highway To raise and appropriate $39,500 to purchase a truck with plow for Highway Dept
2818 1052 Article 15 Highway To raise and appropriate $254, 688 to repair town roads, to be offset by State Highway Grant
1770 2145 Article 16 Highway To raise and appropriate $127,097 to enter a lease/purchase on a 6 wheeled truck with plow
1734 2170 Article 17 Highway Establish a Highway Garage Capital Reserve Fund and put $125,000 in the fund.
1484 2420 Article 18 Sr. Ctr.  To raise and appropriate $150,000 to be placed in the Senior Center Bldg Capital Reserve Fund
899 2992 Article 19 BOS Establish a Vehicle Replacement Capital Reserve Fund and put $75,000 in the fund.
1988 1899 Article 20 Parks To raise and appropriate $170k to obtain permits and design a second egress at Muldoon Park
2850 989 Article 21 Conservation Adding parcels to existing town forests
2326 1572 Article 22 Conservation To raise and appropriate $45,000 from the Forest Maintenance Fund for forest management
2654 1149 Article 23 Plan Brd Roads: To accept newly developed roads as town roads.
1139 2742 Article 24 Cemetery To raise and appropriate $148,164 to construct a new Cemetery Garage
2419 1265 Article 25 BOS To hear the report of the auditors

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


SB /  BUDCOM Yes No Warrant Origin   Short Description
        Article 1 School Board Elected Officials: Moderator, Clerk, 2 School Board Members & Treasurer
    1804   3 Years School Board Linda Mahoney
1753   3 Years School Board Raymond P. Perry
1445   1 Year School Board Linda Koehler
    1290   1 Year School Board Lorraine Dube
    681   1 Year School Board Joseph Farris
    2566   3 Years Moderator Kenneth Dunne
    2650   3 Years Treasurer Patricia Murphy
    2611   3 Years Clerk Patricia Murphy
1755 2210 Article 2 School Board To raise and appropriate $3,000,000 for land for a new Pelham High School...
1580 2375 Article 3 School Board To raise and appropriate $44,665,000 for construction of a new Pelham High School...
1331 2613 Article 4 School Board To raise and appropriate $3,116,000 for an auditorium at the new Pelham High School...
1716 2138 Article 5 School Board To raise and appropriate $24,165,115 as the school district operating budget...
2058 1826 Article 6 School Board To raise and appropriate $48,851 for raises for non-union employees...
1313 2562 Article 7 School Board To raise and appropriate $64,450 for a new special education/case worker at PHS...
1428 2443 Article 8 School Board To raise and appropriate $64,450 for a new health/PE teacher at PES...
1187 2679 Article 9 School Board To raise and appropriate $12,382 for new part-time custodian at PES...
1862 1999 Article 10 School Board To raise and appropriate $64,450 for a new 6th Grade teacher at PMS...
1533 2089 Article 11a School Board To raise and appropriate $32,225 for a new part-time business teacher at PHS...
1140 2615 Article 11b School Board To raise and appropriate $64,450 for a new social studies teacher at PHS...
1824 2002 Article 12 School Board To raise and appropriate $53,991 for continued child benefit services at St. Patrick's School...
1969 1838 Article 13 School Board To raise and appropriate $183,333 for 3rd year of technology refresh program...
911 2948 Article 14 School Board To raise and appropriate $140,000 to replace, repair and expand parking lot at PMS...
1941 1859 Article 15 School Board To raise and appropriate $50,000 to be added to capital reserve maintenance fund...
2979 847 Article 16 School Board To transfer the rights of easement to National Grid from PHS to remove transformer...
  2188 1558 Article 17 School Board To transact any other business that may legally come before this meeting....

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