2014.07.16 Town Council Orientation

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 4:00am
Agenda ItemSummary
Item 1

Welcome and introduction from Karen Farber, Council Chair and Nathan Poore, Town Manager.

Item 2

Organizational Structure - Review several significant policy documents, reports, and ordinances.

Item 3

Financial Structure - Review several significant financial policy documents and reports.

Item 4

Land Use - Review several significant land use policy documents, reports, and ordinances.

Item 5

Review Town Council appointments.

Item 6

Reviews of workshop and meeting agenda policy, including how to add an agenda item, introduce an ordinance or amendment, and when the agenda is final and posted.

Item 7

Review of the e-agenda packets, including format and distribution.

Item 8

Review Town Department operations and current projects.

Item 9

Review of Maine's "Right to Know" law - public information/records and Council executive sessions.

Item 10

Review the Maine Municipal Association's Elected Officials Manual (a hard copy is available).

Item 11

Q&A with Jennifer Phinney, Director of Information Systems or her designee.

Item 12

General discussion.

The Town Council will hold their annual orientation meeting on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 8:00 am at Town Hall in Council Chambers. 

This meeting will not be broadcast.