Irasburg Selectmen: Board gets tutorial on public meeting law
copyright the Chronicle January 6, 2016
by Elizabeth Trail
IRASBURG — “Oftentimes boards think they are eligible to enter executive session when they are not,” Irasburg town attorney Sara Davies Coe told the selectmen and members of the newly formed Irasburg Planning Commission at Monday night’s meeting.
Ms. Davies Coe’s comment raised a few chuckles around the room, if rueful ones, from the select board. Irasburg’s select board has been accused of violating the open meeting law twice in the past several months.
So Ms. Davies Coe was asked to come to the meeting to conduct a training session.
“I’m a new chair, and I want to be sure I get it right,” Brian Fecher said. “We also have a new board member.”
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