WARRANT FOR THE SPECIAL TOWN MEETING JUNE 22, 2010 TOWN OF AQUINNAH COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS County of Dukes County

, ss To either of the Constables of the Town of Aquinnah: GREETINGS: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby directed to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Aquinnah who are qualified to vote in elections and town affairs to meet at the Aquinnah Old Town Hall in said Town on the Twentysecond day of June 2010, at 7:00 PM, then and there to act upon the articles of this Warrant. ARTICLE ONE Planning Board To see if the Town will vote to update the Aquinnah Zoning Bylaw accordingly, as required by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, to replace Sec. 10.2-1 and Sec.10.2-1A with the following language and to re-label Sec. 10.2-1B as Sec.10.2-1A: 10.2-1 Purpose
The Town of Aquinnah, recognizing the dangers inherent upon coastal flooding at times of hurricanes or severe storms and as a means of protecting its citizens and their property, hereby establishes a series of Flood Plain Overlay Districts and Zoning Regulations for construction of structures and for the use of the land within these districts. Such districts are defined and include all special flood hazard areas within the Town of Aquinnah designated as Zone AE or VE on the Dukes County Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the administration of the National Flood Insurance Program. The map panels of the Dukes County FIRM that are wholly or partially within the Town of Aquinnah are panel numbers 25007C0152H, 25007C0154H, 25007C0156H, 25007C0157H, 25007C0158H, 25007C0159H and 25007C0166H dated July 6, 2010. The exact boundaries of the District may be defined by the 100-year base flood elevations shown on the FIRM and further defined by the Dukes

County Flood Insurance Study (FIS) report dated July 6, 2010. The FIRM and FIS report are incorporated herein by reference and are on file with the Town Clerk, and Building Inspector, and Planning Board.

Two-thirds vote required for passage.

ARTICLE TWO Board of Selectmen To see if the town will vote to amend the Personnel Bylaw Section 1-5 (c) to read: “Full time employee” shall mean an employee working 30 (thirty) or more hours per week for 52 (fifty-two) weeks a year, minus authorized leaves provided for in these Personnel Bylaws. Note: These amendments will affect only employees hired after June 30, 2010.

ARTICLE THREE Board of Selectmen To see if the Town will vote to amend the Personnel Bylaw Section 1-5 (d) to read: “Part time employee” shall mean an employee working less than 30 (thirty) hours per week for 52 (fifty-two) weeks a year. Two-thirds vote required for passage. Note: These amendments will affect only employees hired after June 30, 2010. ARTICLE FOUR Board of Selectmen To see if the Town will vote to amend the Personnel Bylaw Section 8.3 (a) by adding the following: Except full time employees who work a regular schedule less than 5 (five) days per week will be paid on a prorated (5 day) basis for the purpose of calculating holiday benefits. Arrangements must be made with the employee’s supervisor to schedule compensatory substitute holidays and must be used during the same fiscal year. Two-thirds vote required for passage. ARTICLE FIVE Board of Selectmen

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To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $12,628 (Twelve thousand six hundred twenty-eight dollars) to be added to the Fiscal Year ’11 Town Operating Budget, Treasurer’s Salary Line, or take any other action relative thereto. ARTICLE SIX Board of Selectmen To see if the Town will vote to transfer from free cash the sum of $2,500 (Two thousand five hundred dollars) to be added to the Fiscal Year ’11 Town Operating Budget, Tax Collector’s Wage Line, or take any other action relative thereto.

ARTICLE SEVEN Police Department To see if the Town will vote to transfer from free cash the sum of $5,448 (Five thousand four hundred forty-eight dollars) to purchase a new rescue trailer for the police emergency all-terrain vehicle, or take any other action relative thereto. And you are hereby directed to serve this warrant by posting up attested copies at the Schoolhouse Library and Town Hall in said Town, at least fourteen days prior to time of said meeting. Hereof, fail not, and make due return of this warrant with your doings thereon to the Town Clerk at the time and place of said meeting. Given under our hands this seventh day of June in the year of our Lord Two Thousand and Ten, we the undersigned members of the Aquinnah Board of Selectmen. ________________________ Camille Rose, Chairman __________________________ James Newman, Vice Chairman _______________________ Spencer Booker

_____________________ Betty Joslow Aquinnah Constable

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