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November 4, 2013 Special Town Meeting Index

             

Town of Needham

Nov. 4, 2013 Special Town Meeting

Index of Articles and Action Taken

DATE

ARTICLE/DESCRIPTION

ACTION TAKEN

 

11/4/2013

Article 1:  Appropriate for Modular Classrooms at Mitchell School

Unanimous Vote - $2,729,276

11/4/2013

Article 2:  Appropriate for Feasibility Study / Hillside School

Unanimous Vote - $650,000

11/4/2013

Article 3:  Amend the FY2014 Operating Budget

Unanimous Vote - $83,803 from Debt Exclusion Offsets and $382,677 from Free Cash

11/4/2013

Article 4:  Amend the FY2014 Sewer Enterprise Fund Budget

Unanimous Consent -  $20,757 transferred from Sewer Ent. Fund Retained Earnings

11/4/2013

Article 5:  Amend the FY2014 Water Enterprise Fund Budget

Unanimous Consent -
-$2386 reduction


11/4/2013

Article 6:  Amend Zoning By-Law – Large-Scale Ground-Mounted Solar Photovoltaic Installation Overlay District

Unanimous Vote – Zoning By-Law Amendment

11/4/2013

Article 7:  Amend Zoning By-Law – Map Change to Large-Scale Ground -Mounted Solar Photovoltaic Installation Overlay District

Unanimous Vote – Zoning By-Law Map Change

11/4/2013

Article 8: Appropriate For Solar Facility Development Expenses

Unanimous Consent -$15,000 - $11,498 trans from Art. 62 2000 ATM and $3,502 trans from Art. 45 of the 2003 ATM

11/4/2013

Article 9: Amend General By-Law Type and Length Of Contracts & Leases/Solar Facilities

Unanimous Consent – Amend General By-Laws

11/4/2013

Article 10: Authorize Lease of Land for Ground-Mounted Solar Photovoltaic Installation

Unanimous Vote – Lease of Land

11/4/2013

Article 11: Authorize Pilot for Ground-Mounted Solar Photovoltaic Installation

Unanimous Vote  

11/4/2013

Article 12: Authorize Lease of MBTA Property For Shared Use Recreation Trail

Pass, Majority declared by the Moderator on a voice vote

11/4/2013

Article 13: Appropriate Rail Trail Insurance

Unanimous Vote - $45,000 from CPC

11/4/2013

Article 14:  Amend General By-Law – Public Consumption of Marijuana

Yes 119/No 58 – General By-Law

11/4/2013

Article 15:  Amend General By-Law - Municipal Water Supply

Majority Vote as amended

11/4/2013

Article 16:  Authorize Taking of Real Property

Unanimous Vote

11/4/2013

Article 17:  Home Rule Petition– Sale of All Alcoholic Beverages in Restaurants with Fewer Than 100 Seats

Unanimous Vote

11/4/2013

Article 18 Appropriate for Ridge Hill Reservation Swamp Trail Boardwalk Construction   

Withdrawn

11/4/2013

Article 19:  Rescind Debt Authorizations

Unanimous Consent -Rescind Debt Authorization - $536,969

11/4/2013

Article 20: Appropriate for General Fund Cash Capital

Unanimous Vote - $1,543,081 from Free Cash

11/4/2013

Article 21: Appropriate for DPW Garage Vehicle Service Lift 

Unanimous Consent - $110,000 from Free Cash

11/4/2013

Article 22: Appropriate for Property Acquisition

2/3 Vote dec. on a voice vote - $1,458,000 - Borrow

11/4/2013

Article 23: Appropriate to Athletic Facility Improvement Fund

Unanimous Consent  - $566,530 from Free Cash