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271 Falmouth Road
Falmouth, ME 04105
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Town Council Meeting Agenda
May 26, 2009
Falmouth Town Hall
Council Chambers - 6:30 PM

*PLEASE NOTE - The meeting will begin at 6:30 pm to accommodate an executive session.*

Agenda Item
Roll Call
Council Attendance
Order to go into Executive Session to discuss a hardship abatement of taxes pursuant to 36 M.R.S.A. 841(2) (E).
Public Forum
This is an opportunity for members of the public to address the Council on matters which are not part of the meeting agenda.
Order to approve the minutes of the March 25, 2009 Council Special Meeting.
Order to approve the minutes of the April 13, 2009 Council Special Meeting and Workshop.
Order to approve the minutes of the April 27, 2009 Council Meeting.
Order relating to the abatement of uncollectible personal property taxes.
Order to set FY10 real and personal property tax due dates.
Order to appoint Warden, Deputy Warden, Deputy Registrar, and Election Clerks for the June 9 election.
Item 3
Report from Council Committees and liaisons regarding updates on assignments.
Item 4
Report from the Appointments Committee and order relative to filling various vacancies on Boards and Committees.
Order to sign the June 9 Budget Validation Referendum Warrant and the Regular Municipal Election Warrant.
Order to approve the FY10 School Department Budget in accordance with 20-A M.R.S.A. section ยงยง1486, 2307 and 15690.
Consideration and Order for waiver of certain fees for the review and inspection of the Elementary School.
Public Hearing and order to renew food service/victualer's licenses.
Public Hearing regarding a Zoning Amendment to correct an unintended conflict between the West Falmouth Master Plan Development District and the Route 100 Corridor Overlay District regarding signage.
Continuation of the Public Hearing and Order on the Woods Road Workforce Housing Project.
Consideration and possible order to accept proposed names of several Town-owned open space parcels.
Discussion with the Harbor Committee regarding implementation of the recent Harbor Master Plan Study. The discussion will focus on tasks and a timeline. (Public comment is welcomed and encouraged.)
Order on an amendment to the Coastal Waters Ordinance as proposed by the Harbor Committee.
Order on amendments to the Falmouth Zoning Ordinance pertaining to Shoreland Zoning, as proposed by the Long Range Planning Advisory Committee (LPAC).
Order on an amendment to the Zoning and Site Plan Review Ordinance to address the types and numbers of temporary signs permitted for new or relocated businesses.
Order to authorize a supplemental appropriation from undesignated fund balance for unanticipated expenditures in General Assistance.
Order to go into Executive Session pursuant to the Laws of Maine to discuss the Town Assessor's annual performance evaluation, pursuant 1 M.R.S.A. ยง 405 (6) (A).
Order to go into Executive Session pursuant to the Laws of Maine to discuss the nomination of the annual Citizen of the Year Award, pursuant 1 M.R.S.A. ยง 405.

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