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Needham Select Board, 8/15/23

The aftermath of the storms of August 8th loomed large over this meeting of the Select Board, with residents approaching the board to share how they have been impacted. In fact, topics involving the Department of Public Works dominated the evening, with lengthy discussions on RTS fees and charging for recharging electric vehicles being talked about alongside Stormwater Management. Also on tap, discussing the warrant for an October Special Town Meeting. Please note: selecting an item from the agenda will open the meeting in a new tab or window.


1) Public Comment

2) Overdose Awareness Day Proclamation

3) Eversource Grant of Location Public Hearings:

• 1330 Highland Ave

• 23 Briarwood Circle
• 492 Chestnut Street

4) Set Recycling and Transfer Station User Fees and Charges

5) EV Charging Station Cost Recovery

6) Stormwater Management Update

7) Town Manager:

• American Rescue Plan Act Funding

• Open October 30, 2023 Special Town Meeting Warrant
• Municipal Electricity Aggregation Program
• Needham Branding & Town Seal Committee Charge & Composition

8) Board Discussions:
• Town Manager Performance Evaluation

• Town of Needham Community Standards for Municipal Workplaces
• Goal Setting
• Committee Reports

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