MASTER PLAN STEERING COMMITTEE
August 21, 2007
1130 Main Street, Senior Center
MEMBERS PRESENT: Barbara Kohlstrom, Co-Chair; Michael Wronski, Co-Chair; Joe Giotta,
David Lindberg, Kimberly Ferguson, Celeste Duffy, Absent: Cheryl Owoc
Element Leaders: Steve Mentzer, Wendy O'Leary, Scott Carlson, Richard Sheils,
Absent: Paul McManus, Judy Haran, Rosemary Johnson, Ed Starkus, Ed Benoit
STAFF: Pamela Harding, Town Planner
CONSULTANTS: Brian Barber, Bill Giezentanner
The meeting was called to order at 6:30 p.m.
The "Final Draft" Elements were reviewed. Minor comments were submitted for revisions. The Land Use references need to be explicit.
J. Giotta, felt the plan should read better and tell more of a story similar to Princetons. M. Wronski stated that Princeton is a different community and felt the Holden plan read well, and was more of a factual document.
It was agreed that all memebers should review the Implementation Section and submit their comments by September 5, 2007 to be reviewed at the September 11 meeting.
Holden Days, the Committee ordered flashlights and will display various maps and the UMass historical. Also they will prepare a summary of what the Committee has been doing for the last year and a half, staffing was need for the booth in the afternoon.
The Committee unanimously voted to approve the minutes. The next meeting is scheduled for September 11, 2007 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting was adjourned at 8:45 p.m.