copyright the Chronicle April 20, 2016
by Elizabeth Trail
IRASBURG — Brian Fecher, the chair of the Irasburg Select Board, submitted a letter of resignation from the board at a special meeting called for Thursday night. But he’s still on the board for now.
“Recently I accepted a position that takes me over an hour away at least four days a week,” Mr. Fecher’s letter says.
“I’m away 40-50 hours a week,” he said at the meeting. “I don’t know that I can keep up with the responsibilities of being on the select board.”
“Yesterday we received word that a buyer is seriously interested in the purchase of our house,” the letter says. “As a result, our plans have changed and a timetable moved up.”
Mr. Fecher said his new job responsibilities and the time he spends commuting is eating into time he previously spent working on town business.
However, he was worried about the effect that his resignation would have on the board and its workload…To read the rest of this article, and all the Chronicle‘s stories, subscribe:
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