Saturday, August 29, 2009

NO MAYOR - Charter Procedures



http://www.middleborough.com/General/Charter%20Procedures.pdf

http://www.wareham.ma.us/Public_Documents/WarehamMA_BComm/CharterReview

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

BOS Mtg. 08/04/09 Westfield (2 of 2)

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Listen for the shots they take toward the "Take Back Wareham" meeting at the end. How their meeting is "open to anyone". Why don't you pay for a venue on your own dime, and then have someone barge in unwanted & uninvited?
Keep spinning.

"Ratchet down the rhetoric a notch", you say? Up yours, I say!

BOS Mtg. 08/04/09 Westfield (1 of 2)

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Westfield dicussion. I apologize for posting the Westfield discussions out of chronological order. The posting of one led to the others.

BOS Mtg. 08/04/09 Selectman Jane Donahue's response to "Take Back Wareham" Meeting

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Donahue suggests dissenters "ratchet down the rhetoric a notch", and claims to have had a conversation with absent Chairman Sauvageau about a potential "Citizen Participation Only" meeting. Have you heard any more about this meeting?

Monday, August 24, 2009

BOS Mtg. 07/21/09 Westfield Discussion with Richard Heaton

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Richard Heaton explains how Kopelman and Paige advised that Westfield may be used for affordable assisted living, and what requirements need to be met, etc..

Public Documents about Westfield project can be found at:

Bid Notices
http://www.wareham.ma.us/Public_Documents/WarehamMA_Bids/

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Roby St. Parking BOS Mtg. 07/21/09

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"So, I guess I'ld like to be sure I understand, you are going to do nothing?"

More satisfied customers. Don't expect any satisfaction from this crew.

*I apologize, I was setting my DVR to record at the start(it ends after :42). Also, the video is choppy because that's how the broadcast has been lately. HEY WCTV, CHECK THE FEED!

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Monday, August 17, 2009

Chaotic Wareham Selectmen's Meeting



Wareham Selectman Bruce Sauvageau argues with Town Administrator John McAuliffe about the town's budget on Tuesday, March 11, 2008. The meeting ended abruptly when a shouting match began with Mr. Sauavageau, Mr. McAuliffe and the audience.

Wareham Town Administrator Fired



The Wareham Board of Selectmen fired town administrator John McAuliffe at their meeting on June 17, 2008. Citing insubordination and a bad fit, the vote was 4-1.

Friday, August 14, 2009

What just happened???

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This clip shows the chairman of the Charter Review Committee (CRC), Alan Slavin (standing ready before those gathered even finished the Pledge of Allegiance) requesting to take "out of order" the petitioned Articles # 45 thru 53 (Bob Brady the petitioner). A few things are puzzling.


--- They were scheduled to start with Article # 41, so why not just wait a few minutes to get to #'s 45-53?

--- The chairman of the CRC (Alan Slavin) claimed that the committee was "presently working on the Articles" therefore he was recommending Further Study, yet their meeting minutes don't show any discussions for any of the Articles prior to town meeting.

--- Listen carefully. No main motion to Further Study the entire grouping of the Articles was ever proposed because the moderator didn't follow his own procedure to allow ONLY the petitioner to make the main motion on any and all petitioned Articles, but instead was complicit in circumventing the process by his actions. The moderator never even allowed Mr. Brady enough time to get to the microphone.

BOS advising citizen to sue Wareham

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"Get a lawyer. Sue them. That'll take care of it"

The oath says what???

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Steve Holmes asking BOS about crimewatch 07/07/09

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Ten Days later Crimewatch President George Coleman (after numerous complaints about him had already been logged), was arrested (charges pending). The Police log states:

12:44 p.m. general disturbance, Union Avenue and Waban Place; male party reports a woman standing in front of his car and won’t move; 70-year-old Onset man arrested and charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.

Aside from the rudeness shown to Mr. Holmes (listen for Brucie's "oh, Jesus" at the end), it seems the town was liable for the actions of crimewatch, and they're represented legally by K&P (our dime).

Bobo Blast

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Chairman of BOS Bruce Sauvageau rude email exchange with Bob Brady

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Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Take Back Wareham Meeting 07/30/2009 (6 of 9)

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Take Back Wareham Meeting 07/30/2009 (5 of 9)

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Take Back Wareham Meeting 07/30/2009 (4 of 9)

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Take Back Wareham Meeting 07/30/2009 (3 of 9)

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Take Back Wareham Meeting 07/30/2009 (2 of 9)

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Take Back Wareham Meeting 07/30/2009 (1 of 9)

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BOS executive session 06/02/09 (snakes in the grass)

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http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090614/OPINION/906140353/-1/opinion0401