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FM #488 - Finance Comm Mtg - 03/10/21 - P1 of 3 - capital budget
Episode 48814th March 2021 • Franklin Matters Radio • Steve Sherlock
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The meeting was conducted in a hybrid format: the Finance Committee members, Town Administrator and key personnel, were in the Council Chambers; the remainder, along with the public, were remote via conference bridge, all to adhere to the ‘social distancing’ requirements of this pandemic period.

I’ve split the just almost three hour meeting into three logical segments:

  • *** First *** covers the capital budget discussion and vote to approve (approx 75 minutes)
  • Second - covers the public safety presentations and discussion; the MECC, Fire Dept and Police Dept. (approx. 67 mins)
  • Third - and last but not least a look at the estimate for revenues for the FY 2022 budget. More to come on this as the budget cycle begins in earnest now meeting (approx 30 minutes)

The show notes contain links to the meeting agenda and to my notes. The meeting packet folder will hold the other documents released for the meeting.

Let’s listen to this segment of the Finance Committee meeting of Mar 10, 2021

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Agenda doc   

https://franklinma.gov/sites/g/files/vyhlif591/f/agendas/revised_fin_com_agenda_complete_1.pdf

My notes from the meeting

https://www.franklinmatters.org/2021/03/finance-committee-meeting-recap-topics.html 

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