Monthly Archives: September 2014

Youth Outreach position also open

The Medfield Youth Outreach office is seeking an MSW to fill an open position caused when Liz Loveless recently went to Needham.

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MPRC seeks employee

The Park and Rec is looking to fill a FT/Temporary Administrative Assistant position in the Park and Rec Office. Position will need to be filled from 10/8/14 until at least 12/1/14. Hours are 8:30 to 4:30.  If you know of anyone that would be interested please have them contact me. The position has the potential to run through 12/31/14 but I don’t anticipate it running longer than that.

Kristine Trierweiler

Assistant Town Administrator

Town of Medfield

459 Main Street

Medfield, MA 02052

508 906 3011 (p)

508 359 6182 (f)

Dukakis Center’s 15th anniversary celebration

The Dukakis Center at Northeastern University held its 15th anniversary by inviting municipal officials to a dinner event with lots of information provided about what they are doing.  I picked up lots of information to use with the redevelopment of the Medfield State Hospital.

The Governor, Senator Markey, Speaker DeLeo, Senate President Murray, and many more.

Dover cell tower postponed to 11/19/14

This today from the Chair of the Dover ZBA –


Cell Tower Junction Street, Dover, MA

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DOVER ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS, NOTICE OF FURTHER RESCHEDULING OF HEARING AND SITE WALK

CELL TOWER 64 JUNCTION STREET DOVER,MA

 

 

At the request of the Applicant(SEE ATTACHED), the Site Walk, which had been rescheduled to October 8, 2014, at 6:00PM at the entrance to the property adjacent to 24 Evergreen Street in Medfield, and the adjourned Hearing, which had been rescheduled to October 8,, 2014, at 6:00PM at the Dover Town House, ARE BEING RESCHEDULED AGAIN.

 

The  new Site Walk and Hearing dates, places and times are :

 

(a) the Site Walk has been postponed indefinitely and may be rescheduled as determined in a continued hearing; and

 

(b)  Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at 7:00 PM, at the Dover Town House for the continued Hearing.

 

 

Notice of the revised schedule will be posted at Dover Town House and on the Dover Town Webpage and at the entrance to the lower hearing room at the Dover Town House where the original hearing was opened.

 

 

IN SUMMARY, THE REVISED SCHEDULE IS:

 

Site Walk –   has been postponed indefinitely; and

 

Adjourned Hearing – has been continued until Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at 7:00 PM, at the Dover Town House.

 

 

Gary P. Lilienthal
Two Seaport Lane, 9th Floor
Boston, MA 02210
617-790-3360

MFi volunteer nominations open

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MEDFIELD FOUNDATION OPENS NOMINATIONS
FOR VOLUNTEER AWARDS

Do you know someone in Medfield who volunteers countless time and energy to a worthy community cause or initiative?  If so, now is your chance to recognize that person as part of the Medfield Foundation volunteer awards.

Anyone interested in submitting a nomination for one of the 2015 Medfield Foundation volunteer awards can download the form at www.MedfieldFoundation.org.  Completed forms should be e-mailed to MfiVolunteerAward@gmail.com no later than January 31.

The  MFi’s 2015 volunteer recognition reception is scheduled for 3 -5 PM on Sunday, March 23.

Thompson, John  RGB-croppedJohn Thompson was the 2014 Volunteer of the Year for his work with the Medfield State Hospital Mediation Committee, and also for the State Hospital Environmental Review Committee, Medfield Archeology Advisory Committee, Medfield Conservation Commission, Friends of the Dwight Derby House, and Vine Lake Preservation Trust.

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Andrea Nevins was the 2014 Youth Volunteer of the Year for her work initiating the Miss Amazing Massachusetts event, and for volunteering with the Medfield High School Student Council, Project 351 Alumni Leadership Council, Boston Cares Teen Advisory Council, Best Buddies, Special Olympics, and as a Adaptive skiing volunteer instructor.

Andy Thompson
Andy Thompson received the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award for his work with Little League, Soccer, Lacrosse, Ice Hockey, Boy Scouts, Medfield Park & Recreation Commission, operating the football scoreboard for 47 years, Medfield Physical Fitness Association for 48 years, The Center, the American Legion, and MPRC activities on Medfield Day.

Ten Medfield volunteers received recognition at last spring’s reception.

The Medfield Foundation, Inc. is a volunteer-run private nonprofit, tax deductible 501(c)(3) corporation created in 2001 to raises private monies for public purposes in the Town of Medfield.  The MFi allows donors to designate their donations for particular purposes.  The MFi also allows motivated groups to raise monies for Medfield purposes under the rubric of the Medfield Foundation.  To date, the MFi has raised over $1,500,000.00 for the Town of Medfield and celebrated over one hundred volunteers.

State grant website

The state has a new website that lists all state grants

http://www.mass.gov/anf/budget-taxes-and-procurement/grants/

BoS agenda for 9/23

Tuesday September 23, 2014@ 7:00 PM

AGENDA (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

7:00 PM Superintendent Feeney and Cemetery Commissioners
Discuss cemetery regulations

7: 15 PM Selectman DeSorgher wishes to discuss Pine Street widening with
Superintendent Feeney and Police Chief Meaney

7:30 PM Medfield Energy Committee, Marie Zack Nolan Chair
Update on committee projects

ACTION

Vote to award Joint Salt Bid as recommended by Superintendent Feeney
Boy Scout Troop 89 requests permission to post a sign at the Transfer Station announcing their annual Christmas Tree Pick-up and Recycling Program, in its 19 year

PENDING

Vote to sign water tower contracts

Discuss Sudbury Senior Tax Program

Other business that may arise


Town of Medfield
TO: Board of Selectmen
FROM: Kenneth P. Feeney, Supt. ,-l1JF
DATE: September 17, 2014
SUBJECT: JOINT PURCHASE OF SALT 2014-2015 BID RESULTS
It is my recommendation that the following bid be awarded according to the
low bid prices and the Town of Medfield specifications:

Joint Salt Bid

  • Morton Salt    cc    $59.98
  • Eastern Minerals   Solar   $63.00