Oak Bluffs selectmen make appointments, talk trash

In an unusually brief meeting Tuesday night, Oak Bluffs selectmen approved a laundry list of permits and reappointments and discussed improvements to the town fishing pier and possible changes to the town waste disposal methods. Permits were unanimously approved for two outdoor concerts at the Oak Bluffs library; a one-day beer and wine permit was […]

West Tisbury selectmen say fence tab is too high

West Tisbury town administrator Jennifer Rand told selectmen at their Wednesday meeting last week that she has received only one bid to replace the State Road cemetery fence with a new and longer enclosure. Ms. Rand said the bid, from an off-Island company, was just under $100,000. Voters approved $75,000 for the work in a […]

Tisbury

Ray and Carol Pearson and their seven-year-old grandson, Gabriel Elisha Hastings, are visiting Carol’s father and Gabriel’s great-grandfather Elisha Smith and his wife, Denise, this week.

Chilmark 2011 Annual Town Meeting Warrant

In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby directed to warn and notify the inhabitants of the Town of Chilmark, qualified to vote in elections and town affairs, to assemble at the Chilmark Community Center in said Town of Chilmark on Monday, the twenty-fifth day of April in the year Two Thousand and Eleven A.

Town Meeting Finance Terms

CHERRY SHEET: Printed on cherry pink paper, this annual statement from the Massachusetts Department of Revenue lists estimated state receipts to the town for the coming fiscal year and estimated county and state charges payable by the town.

Chilmark 2011 Annual Town Meeting Warrant

In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby directed to warn and notify the inhabitants of the Town of Chilmark, qualified to vote in elections and town affairs, to assemble at the Chilmark Community Center in said Town of Chilmark on Monday, the twenty-fifth day of April in the year Two Thousand and Eleven A.