Budget Update, 2/7/09

This is the optimal time to let the Selectmen know your thoughts regarding the proposed FY10 Budget, including the additional $1.2million requested by the School Committee. Please attend the Board of Selectmen working session on 2/7 and Board of Selectmen regular meeting on 2/10, or contact them via e-mail to share your comments by 2/10/09.

Selectmen:
Brian Herr: bherr@wesco.com
Mary Pratt: mpratt102@aol.com
Mike Shepard: mwshepa@verizon.net
Matt Zettek: mezettekjr@aol.com
RJ Dourney: rj@hearthstonea.com

February 7
Board of Selectmen Working Session, Fire Station, 1 pm
This will NOT be televised and there will NOT be a public comment period, but it is an open meeting and residents may attend.

February 10
Board of Selectmen Meeting, 6:30 pm, Town Hall
This will likely be televised and there is usually a public comment period at the beginning.

The presentations given to the School Committee on 1/8, 1/15, and 1/22 by the High School, Middle School, Athletic Department Special Education, Buildings and Grounds, Elementary Schools, Technology Department and Central Office have been posted on the School Committee website. Dr. Phelan submitted his preliminary budget to the School Committee on December 18. Follow this link to see the above-listed information: http://www.hopkinton.k12.ma.us/newweb2/schoolcommittee/budget/budget.php.