The week in government: ZBA; Regional School Committee; and Master Plan Committee on transportation

Here is a selection of the committee and board meetings for the week along with my selected highlights from the agendas. Unless otherwise noted, all of these meetings are open to the public, so you’re welcome to stop on by.

Be aware that changes to the meeting schedule are known to happen throughout the week. For an updated list of meetings, visit the town website.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

  • Advisory Committee Meeting, 7:00 pm @ Public Meeting Room, Public Safety Building, 32 Cordaville Rd (agenda) Agenda Highlights: Review proposed FY21 budgets for – Town, Treasurer Dept, Town Clerk, and Economic Development Committee
  • Historical Commission Meeting, 7:00 pm @ Historical Society Museum, 25 Commons St (agenda) Agenda Highlights: Update on 4 Sears Rd
  • Southborough Trails Committee Meeting, 7:00 pm @ Recreation Office, 21 Highland St (agenda) Agenda Highlights: Recap of BWALT Tour to review trail location; Updates and ongoing projects

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

  • Personnel Board Meeting, 8:00 am @ Hearing Room, Town House, 17 Common St (agenda with packet) Agenda Highlights: Request to raise Building Admin salary to minimum; Job descriptions universal formatting and legal compliance; Discuss job description for Library Assistant and for new Library Technician position; Request for new Deputy Fire Chief position and job description; Adjustment to FY21 Salary schedules; SAP revisions for Town Meeting on probationary employees and pre-employment physical
  • Southborough Housing Authority Meeting, 6:30 pm @ Colonial Gardens, 49 Boston Rd (agenda)
  • Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting, 7:00 pm @ earing Room, Town House, 17 Common St (agenda, proposed bylaw changeAgenda Highlights: Interview candidate for Alternate Member; Discuss proposed Zoning Bylaw change – Broadcast live and replayed by SAM*
  • Northborough-Southborough Regional School Committee Open Meeting, 7:00 pm @ Algonquin Regional High School Library, 79 Bartlett St, Northborough (agenda, policy from 1st readingAgenda Highlights: Electromagnetic Field Discussion, FY2 l Preliminary Budget Presentation, and 2nd Reading of policy A-100 Sexual Harassment in the School – Broadcast live by NCAT**
  • Master Plan Committee Meeting, 7:30 pm @ Southborough Senior Center, Room A & B, 9 Cordaville Rd (agenda) Agenda Highlights: Will include discussion on the of state and regional transportation issues and opportunities on Southborough (expect State Senator Jamie Eldridge and Rep Carolyn Dykema to attend); discuss schools, diversity of Housing, and diversity of Commercial Activity

*Southborough Access Media will broadcast the meeting(s) live on Verizon-37 and Charter-192. Click here to see this week’s schedule with rebroadcast times. (Videos are also usually made available through their YouTube channel by the following morning.)

**Northborough Cable Access Television will live broadcast the meeting on Verizon-29 and Charter-194. (Note: The meeting will eventually be rebroadcast. But expect to wait several days before a time and link are posted to NCAT’s schedule.)

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