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Needham Select Board, 8/6/20

A special meeting of the Needham Select Board was held on Thursday, August 6th at 8:30am. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss a polling location change and to address the scheduling and logistics of the fall Special Town Meeting. This meeting is currently available for viewing online.


1. Change Polling Location for Precincts E&H
• Suggested Motion: That the Select Board vote to change the polling location for
precincts E& H from the Public Services Administration Building to the
Needham Golf Club, 49 Green Street for the September 1 and November 3 elections.
2. Change Date for Special Town Meeting
• Suggested Motion: that the Board vote to change the date of the Special Town Meeting
previously called for Monday October 5, 2020 to Sunday October 4, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.
to be held at the Memorial Park Parking Lot, subject to final approval of the
Memorial Park Trustees.
3. Discuss Special Town Meeting Warrant Articles
4. Consent Agenda
• Approve State Primary Warrant – September 1. 2020
• Approve the hours for in-person early voting for the September 1, 2020 primary in the
Select Board Chambers, Needham Town Hall on:
Saturday & Sunday, August 22 & 23, 2020: 12:00 p.m.to 5:00 p.m.
Monday – Thursday August 24 – 27, 2020: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday August 28, 2020: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
• Designate the Town Manager to implement emergency mandatory non-essential outdoor
water use restrictions in accordance with Section of the General By-laws.
• Sign Proclamation declaring August 7, 2020 as Purple Heart Day in Needham.

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