Capital budget groundwork: Board of Selectmen tonight, Nov. 23

Tonight’s board of selectmen meeting agenda suggests that the FY21-22 budget season is about to kick into high gear.

Included in tonight’s agenda packet is a proposed schedule of Capital Improvement Program committee meetings in December featuring presentations by department heads. A multiyear paving plan, vehicle replacement schedules, and other capital items for Public Works, Fire and Rescue, and the Transfer Station are also included in the packet.

Review the November 23 agenda packet here.

The Zoom meeting will begin at 7 pm with assessors’ tasks; the select board meeting will immediately follow. To watch the meeting, email Sharlene Myers at for Zoom codes.

Also on the agenda: discussion of the board’s appointments to the town charter commission, job descriptions for library staff, and preparations for the upcoming December 15 special election.

Agendas and minutes for board of selectmen meetings can be found on the town website: –> boards & committees –> board of selectmen –> Resources/Agenda and Minutes. Shortcut? This link.

— Joanne Cole