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April 5, 2013

Rockport Annual Town Meeting Warrant

Articles appearing on Saturday’s Rockport’s Annual Town Meeting warrant:

1. To choose an agent for the various trust funds of the Town and to choose all other necessary town officers.

2. To see if the Town will vote to rescind any one or more of the authorizations previously given to borrow funds for municipal purposes.

3. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate a sum of money to pay unpaid bills of previous years.

4. To see if the Town will vote to amend or revise certain compensation schedules as set forth by the Rockport Personnel Board.

5. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate, or transfer from available funds, sums of money for any or all Town expenses and purposes.

5A. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate, or transfer from available funds, sums of money for any and all Town expenses and purposes including the Town’s Water Enterprise.

5B. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate, or transfer from available funds, sums of money for any and all Town expenses and purposes including the Town’s Sewer Enterprise.

6. To see if the Town will vote to appropriate for Capital Outlay Items.

6A. To see if the Town will vote to appropriate for Capital Outlay Items for the Water Enterprise fund.

6B. To see if the Town will vote to appropriate for Capital Outlay Items for the Sewer Enterprise fund.

ARTICLES: Lottery System

A. To see if the Town will vote to expend a sum of money allocated to the Town under the provisions of Section 34(2)(a) of M.G.L. c.90, so-called Chapter 90 monies.

B. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate or appropriate and transfer from Free Cash the sum of $3,000 or any other sum, for Action, Inc.

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