Info Warrant Articles
Meeting Notice
Date: 04 May 2015
Time: 07:00 PM
Location: High School, Arthur E. Collins Auditorium , 181 Pond Street


Schedule
21 October
FY2016 through FY2021 capital project requests due
30 October
Submits five-year capital improvement plan and tentative FY2015
25 November
Board of Assessors to present recommendation on tax classification;
09 December
Deadline for submission FY16 budgets by dept. & committees to Town Administrator
09 December
Priorities to review revenue estimates and preliminary uncontrollable budgets
05 January
Finance Committee to review sector budgets
06 January
FY2016 operating budget presented to Board of Selectmen by Town Administrator
06 January
Selectmen vote to open warrant for Annual Town Meeting
07 January
Notice sent to all Town boards and departments of opening of Annual Town Meeting
17 January
Capital Outlay Committee to tour proposed projects, 8:00 a.m.
20 January
Nomination papers available from Town Clerk for Town Election
29 January
Capital Outlay Committee to vote FY2016 projects
29 January
Deadline for submission of warrant articles at 4:30 p.m
30 January
Articles distributed to Moderator, Fin.Com.,Selectmen,Town Counsel & Town Clerk
02 February
Fin. Com. to hear budget presentations: Finance, debt service, library, health
09 February
Fin. Com. to hear budget presentations: revenue estimates, capital outlay
23 February
Fin. Com. to hear budget presentations: Selectmen and town department budgets
02 March
Fin. Com. to hear budget presentations: School budget
03 March
Selectmen determine order of ATM warrant articles
09 March
Finance Committee FY2016 operating and capital budget deliberations and vote
10 March
Priorities Committee to review proposed budget and financial condition
12 March
Articles put in final form by Town Counsel
17 March
Selectmen vote positions on Annual Town Meeting Warrant articles
19 March
Capital Outlay to vote on FY16 capital projects
24 March
Last day for submission of nomination papers to Town Clerk for Town Election
27 March
Motions for articles prepared by Town Counsel
30 March
Draft of Town Meeting Motions to Finance Committee
01 April
Deadline for submission of Finance Committee comments on ATM articles
07 April
Deadline for submission of FinCom report & budget article with FinCom comments
08 April
Compilation of warrant completed and all changes made
08 April
Final Warrant delivered to Selectmen, Moderator, Fin. Com., Town Clerk
08 April
Warrant to printer
14 April
Selectmen sign warrants for posting
16 April
Town Clerk post warrants
17 April
Postal delivery of warrants (MGL c. 39, s10)
27 April
Open Warrant Meeting, 8:00 p.m.
28 April
Pre-ATM Meeting, 8:00 p.m.
Town Meeting Articles

To see if the Town will vote to transfer the sum of $13,100.00 from the following accounts for the Town Clerk Codification project; or take any
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Town Clerk
To see if the Town will vote to appropriate the premium paid to the Town upon the sale of bonds or notes issues for the public safety building
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Accounting Department
To see if the Town will vote to appropriate a sum of money to close the Snow & Ice Deficit for FY2015 and use Free Cash or any other available
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Accounting Department
To see if the Town will vote to transfer $733,798.74 from the following accounts to close the Capital Project Deficit; or take any other action
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Accounting Department
Draft

To see if the Town will vote to reserve a sum of money from one time cell tower revenue for use for the FY2016 Appropriation; or take
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Finance Committee
DRAFT:

To choose three or more members of the Finance Committee for three-year terms, and to fill any vacancies on said Committee; or take
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Nominating Committee of the Finance Committee
To act upon the reports as printed and to hear any other reports and to act thereon.
Selectmen
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to authorize the Board of Selectmen and/or the Finance Director to accept a deed in lieu of foreclosure,
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Treasurer
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to amend the Personnel By-Law of the Town of Sharon as follows, or take any other action relative thereto:
Finance Committee
To fix the compensation of elected officers, to provide for a Reserve Fund, and to determine what sums of money the Town will raise and appropriate,
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Finance Committee
To see if the Town will vote to consider the following items A through N, which will be voted as a block, or singly, or in any combination, but
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Selectmen
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to hear and act upon the recommendations of the Community Preservation Committee  as follows:  That the
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Community Preservation
To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate a sum of money to be added to the special fund established to pay the Norfolk County Retirement
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Accounting Department
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate a sum of money to be added to the special fund established to reimburse the Massachusetts
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Selectmen
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to accept the provisions of G.L. c. 32B, s. 20, to establish an Other Post-Employment Benefits Liability
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Accounting Department
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate a sum of money to be added to the Stabilization Fund for the purposes for which
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Selectmen
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to consider the following items A through P, which will be voted as a block, or singly, or in any combination
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Accounting Department
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to accept Section 4, Chapter 73 of the Acts of 1986, as amended by Chapter 126 of the Acts of 1988, and
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Department of Veterans Services
DRAFT:

To hear the records of the donors of the Dorchester and Surplus Revenue School Fund and Trustees of the Edmund H. Talbot Fund and to
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Selectmen
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate a sum of money for the purpose of paying for the cost of services to perform
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Accounting Department
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to authorize the Board of Selectmen to petition the General Court for special Home Rule legislation entitled
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Board of Assessors
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to authorize the Board of Selectmen to enter into any and all agreements to let and/or lease, on such
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Selectmen
DRAFT:

To see if the Town will vote to authorize the Board of Selectmen to petition the General Court for special Home Rule legislation entitled
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Selectmen