TOWN OF BELMONT
Warrant Deadline for 2017 Fall Special Town Meeting
The Board of Selectmen has called the 2017 Special Town Meeting for Monday, November 13, 2017. Should the business of the Special Town Meeting not be concluded, an additional session will be scheduled.
Please be informed that the Board of Selectmen have announced that the Warrant for the Special Town Meeting will officially open on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. All citizen petitions that must be certified by the Town Clerk are due no later than 3:00 p.m.
The publication and distribution of the Warrant is determined by Belmont General Bylaws and Massachusetts General Laws.
Warrant articles proposed by Citizen Petition must be submitted to the Town Clerk by Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. The final language of the Citizen Petition Warrant Article, signed by at least one hundred registered voters of the Town of Belmont must be certified by the Town Clerk prior to insertion in the Special Town Meeting Warrant. It is recommended that Citizen Petitions contain at least 120 signatures to ensure that the required one hundred can be certified for inclusion of the article on the Special Town Meeting Warrant.
For more information, please visit the Town’s website or contact Phyllis L. Marshall, Interim Town Administrator, in the Town Administrator’s Office at 617-993-2610 or firstname.lastname@example.org.