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Posted on: May 2, 2023

[ARCHIVED] 2023 Annual Town Meeting Results

Town of Concord, Massachusetts

2023 ANNUAL TOWN MEETING UPDATE

 

Concord’s 2023 Annual Town Meeting, was held at the Concord Carlisle High School (CCHS) on Sunday, April 30, 2023 with 728 voters in attendance and Monday, May 1, 2023 with 353 voters in attendance. The meeting concluded at 10:13pm on Monday evening, having no further business to take up.

 

ARTICLE

SUBJECT

ACTION TAKEN

1

Choose Town Officers

No Action

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Consent Calendar

Passed Unanimously

2

Hear Reports

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

3

Meeting Procedure

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

4

Ratify Personnel Board Classification Actions

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

5

New Classification & Compensation Plan for Regular-Status Positions

Passed by a near unanimous vote

6

Amended Classification & Compensation Plan for Regular-Status Positions

No Action

7

Use of Free Cash

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

8

FY23 Budget Line-Item Adjustments

No Action

9

FY24 Town Budget

Passed by a substantial majority

10

DEI Director – by Petition

Passed by a substantial majority

11

Capital Improvement and Debt Plan

Passed Unanimously

12

OPEB Trust Fund Appropriation

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

13

OPEB Trust Fund Expense

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

14

Appropriation of Opioid Settlement Funds Received from the State Settlement Fund

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

15

Minuteman Regional Technical High School District Budget

Passed Unanimously

16

Concord-Carlisle Regional High School Budget

Passed by an overwhelming majority

17

Concord Public Schools Budget

Passed by an overwhelming majority

18

Concord Public Schools Capital Projects

Passed Unanimously

19

Concord Public Schools Capital Projects – Fields & Landscaping

No Action

20

Appropriation to Middle School Stabilization Fund

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

21

Light Plan Solar Expansion – Middle School

Passed by a two-thirds majority

22

Municipal In-Town Solar Generation Task Force – by Petition

Passed Unanimously

23

Adopt Specialized Stretch Energy Code

Passed by a substantial majority

24

Light Plant Expenditures & Payment in Lieu of Taxes

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

25

Appropriation for 250th Anniversary Celebration

No Action

26

Community Preservation Committee Appropriation Recommendations

Near Unanimous Vote

 

ARTICLE

SUBJECT

ACTION TAKEN

27

Community Preservation Act – Rescind and Reappropriate Funds

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

28

Community Preservation Committee Appropriation Recommendations – Concord Municipal Affordable Housing Trust

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

29

Transfer of Housing Funds

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

30

162 Plainfield Road Easement

Passed by well more than two-thirds majority

31

Beede Swim & Fitness Center Enterprise Fund Expenditures

Passed Unanimously

32

Demolition Review General Bylaw

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

33

Zoning Bylaw Amendment: Restaurant – Prohibited Uses – Parking

Passed by well more than two-thirds majority

34

Zoning Bylaw Amendment – Mobile Food Establishment

Passed by two-thirds counted vote

Yes: 228 / No: 100

35

Zoning Bylaw Amendment – Combined Business / Residence

No Action

36

Update Concord Noise Bylaw – by Petition

No Action

37

Prohibition of Gas-powered Leaf Blowers

Passed by majority counted vote

Yes: 184 / No: 133

38

Solid Waste Disposal Fund Expenditures

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

39

Sewer System Expenditures

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

40

Sewer Improvement Fund Expenditures

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

41

Water System Expenditures

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

42

Authorize Expenditure from PEG Access & Cable-Related Fund

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

43

Annual Appropriation of Parking Meter Receipts

No Action

44

Authorize Expenditure of Revolving Funds Under Mass. Gen. laws c. 44, §53E ½ 

Unanimous under Consent Calendar

45

Unpaid Bills

No Action

46

Debt Rescission

No Action

 

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