Tag Archives: select board

Resident Brings Idea of a 5-Person Select Board to 3-Person Select Board

At the November 9 Select Board meeting (available for replay on Weston Media Center), resident Susan Zacharias brought up the idea of moving to a five-person Select Board, rather than the current three-person Select Board (Chair Harvey Boshart, Member Laurie Bent and Member Chris Houston). Reasoning by Ms. Zacharias was based on both workload, and the fact that the Select

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Tree Advisory Group Sees Renewed Interest, Plus Climate Action Plan and Fur Ban at Select Board this Evening

Perusing the Select Board agenda for tonight, the Owl was surprised and happy to see that there are 7 (seven!!!) candidates for positions on the Tree Advisory Group, also known as TAG. As a pure editorial comment, Weston needs to pay a lot more attention to its trees — they need some care before they fall over from neglect and

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The Owl and the Candidates: Getting to Know the Select Board Candidates

The Owl has asked candidates for Weston’s contested races to answer a few questions of the less-political type. Both candidates for Select Board answered the call (the hoot?) and their responses (unedited) are below. The Owl reminds all readers that these are volunteer positions for the town of Weston, require an amazing amount of time and untold stress, and that

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