selectboard with executive session ~ virtual

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 10:00am

Note: Start Time of 10am

The Wellfleet Selectboard will hold a public meeting on Thursday April 8, 2021, at 10:00am This meeting will be held via Zoom Video Conference in accordance with the temporary suspension and enhancement of the Open Meeting Law requirements by Governor Baker. Instructions for a Zoom video conference meeting which also allows phone dial-in are given below:

Join the meeting hosted in Zoom by using the following link:

Audio, video, chat, and screen sharing functions will be disabled during the public session. Request to participate by using the “raise hand” function. Meeting ID: 856 8960 4806 | Passcode: 611877

Raise hand in smartphone app – touch bottom of your screen and select “more” - hit “raise hand” button

Raise hand on computer – hit “participants” button on bottom of screen – hit “raise hand” button on bottom of participants panel

Please make sure you properly identify yourself before speaking, rename yourself by selecting the participants button and choosing “more” (or by holding down on your name on a smartphone app) and selecting “rename” - full, legal names only.

Please join the meeting on time.

You may also listen to the meeting by calling in on a phone to +1 929 205 6099 and enter Meeting ID: 856 8960 4806 | Passcode: 611877 Landline callers can participate by dialing *9 to raise their hand.

You may submit questions and comments to the Town using the following email: Comments made during the meeting via e-mail will be sent to Selectboard members AFTER the meeting.

Meeting materials are attached to this agenda, available online at It is recommended that phone participants access materials in advance of the meeting.

Please follow the following general instructions:Keep your phone muted at all times when not talking; no one is allowed to unmute themselves during the meeting.

Selectboard meetings are NOT interactive.  If public comments are allowed that’s all, comments only, not questions.

If the Chair is allowing comments during the meeting the number of comments will be limited and may be no longer than one minute.

Do not use speakerphone; do not use Bluetooth devices; mute all background noise.

Please do not speak until the Chair asks for public comments or questions and you have been recognized by the moderator and unmuted.

After the business section is complete no public comments are permitted.  Future agenda items are from the Selectboard, no one else.

It is anticipated that the meeting will be recorded by the Town. Anyone else desiring to record the meeting may do so only after notifying the chair and may not interfere with the conduct of the meeting in doing so.


  I.  Announcements, Open Session and Public Comments 

Note: Public comments must be brief.  The Board will not deliberate or vote on any matter raised solely during Announcements & Public Comments.

  II.  Business

  • Presentation from the Bike & Walkways Committee – Peter Cook
  • Discussion of Inter Agency Meeting – Selectboard Chair DeVasto
  • Process for TA Performance Review – Selectboard Chair DeVasto
  • Send a letter to the state regarding the DCR restricting a shellfish family from their gear yard and HACP Family – Selectboard Member Curley

  III. Adjournment of Open Session and Move into Executive Session – Pursuant to G.L. c. 30A, s21(a)

                        Pursuant to G.L. c. 30A, §21 (a)(3) To discuss strategy with respect to collective bargaining or litigation if an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the bargaining or litigating position of the public body and the chair so declares.

To discuss and come to an agreement regarding the police union contract.

  IV.  Approval of Meeting Minutes

  • Monday April 5, 2021

  V.  Approval of Executive Session Minutes’

  • December 11, 2020
  • January 5, 2021
  • February 3, 2021

  VI. Adjournment of Executive Session