On tape: http://www.cctv.org/watch-tv/programs/burlington-wards-4-7-npa-meeting-47
6p MIXER All residents are invited to meet informally with candidates for Council, School Board, and Ward Clerk, Ward Inspector.
7p, NEIGHBORHOOD PLANNING ASSEMBLY TOWN MEETING will open with Speak Out for residents. This is an opportunity to address any neighborhood or city issue, and to speak for/against any ballot question. We ask that you be brief in order to give everyone a chance to speak.
7:30P, Ward 4 and Ward 7 will meet separately with their candidates. The candidates will each have 3 minutes to talk about their candidacy, their qualifications, and their goals. Index cards will be available for residents to pose questions.
8:30P, the mayor will present BTV slate of ballot questions endorsed by the BTV PAC. Discussion and questions will follow. The agenda will close at 9pm. Those who wish to stay and talk with the mayor and candidates are welcome to stay while we clean up.
NOTE: 2013 Annual Report HOT OFF THE PRESS!
City charter: "A full record of expenditures shall be kept; and a clear statement of the affairs of the city generally, including all receipts and disbursements of city moneys AND THE NAME AND AMOUNT OF COMPENSATION FROM THE CITY OF EVERY PERSON RECEIVING SUCH COMPENSATION BY WAY OF SALARY OR OTHERWISE TO THE AMOUNT OF THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS OR MORE PER YEAR, SHALL BE PUBLISHED UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE MAYOR, AS SOON AS...BUT NOT LATER THAN FIVE MONTHS AFTER JUNE 30 AND ANNUALLY THEREAFTER WITHIN FIVE MONTHS AFTER THE CLOSE OF EACH FISCAL YEAR..."
Ward 4, Ward 7 Neighborhood Planning Assembly
Feb 26, 2014
130 Gosse Court
130 Gosse Court
6pm Mixer for candidates, Hosted by Jim Holway. Community Room. Start of a tradition!
Candidate Forum Facilitators: Lea Terhune W4, Barry Trutor W7
7:00 Welcome, Agenda, Introductions, Announcements
7:05 Business – Accept Kelli Brooks resignation, call for volunteers.
7:10 Speak Out for Residents – Robert Bristow-Johnson requests time for power point.
7:30 Candidate Forums, Ward 4 and Ward 7 – split up into two rooms
8:30 Mayor Speaks – reconvene in the Community Room
Ward 4 CITY COUNCIL:
Carol Ode, Democrat; Loyal Ploof, Libertarian; Kurt Wright, Republican
|Carol Ode (D), Ward 4|
|Kurt Wright (R), Ward 4|
|Loyal Ploof (L), Ward 4|
Ward 7 CITY COUNCIL:
Tom Treat, Republican. Bianka LeGrand, Democrat;
Ward 7: Linda C. Deliduka, David Kirk