SPECIAL TOWN MEETING - February 11, 2020 at 7pm

Pursuant to MA General Laws Ch 39, s10, and a petition received on January 2, 2020, a Special Town Meeting is set for Tuesday February 11, 2020 at 7pm at the Westport High School.

The Special Town Meeting will take action on the petition received requesting to amend the Right to Farm by-law.

On January 13, 2020, 8 petitions were received for inclusion on the Special Town Meeting warrant.  These relate to recreational marijuana amendments to the Town By-laws and Town Zoning By-laws.

Please see the attachements below for the letter from the petitioners and language calling for a Special Town Meeting and the text of the proposed amendments.

The Board of Selectmen will finalize the warrant at their meeting of January 13, 2020 and it will subsequently be published here. 
The Board of Selectmen will have discussion at their January 21, 2020 meeting on the merits of the proposed amendments. If necessary, the topic would be continued to February 3, 2020.