Capital Expenditure Committee

Purpose

The Capital Expenditure Committee shall consider capital appropriations and make recommendations to Town Meeting based on a six-year plan.

Definition of Capital Expenditures

Capital expenditures are for items and projects that are expected to last more than one year, and have significant monetary value. The Capital Expenditure Committee shall annually establish the level for the minimum appropriation and the life expectancy that are considered capital expenditures after consultation with knowledgeable officials of the Town.

Responsibilities

The Capital Expenditure Committee shall prepare and annually update a six-year plan for spending on town capital projects. It shall be submitted in written form to the Select Board and the FinanceCommittee not less than ten working days before the end of the calendar year. The plan shall include expenditures for new construction, major improvements to existing town property and formajor purchases of equipment by all town departments, offices, boards, commissions and committees. The plan shall be prepared on the basis of town-wide priorities and shall consist inpart of a list of expenditures, by item, for each year of the plan.

Board Members

Name Title
Antonio Battaglia Chair, At-Large, 2021
John Carbone Clerk, At-Large, 2021
Keith MacDonald At-Large, 2022
David McClung At-Large, 2022
Stephen Steele Finance Committee Member
Sarah Scoville School Committee Member
Tom Rowan At-Large, 2023
Mary Ellen Carter At-Large, 2023
William S. Moonan Select Board Member