March 18, 2015 minutes

Minutes from March 18, 2015


Meeting started at 6:16.


Officers were elected and are as follows:

President: Bill Braman

Vice Presdident: Tracy Opalinski

Treasure: Michelle McGuigan,

Clerk: Holly Harper

Technology Officer: Chris Murphy

Directors: Gevork Anderyassian, Joel Harder and Roy St. George

Tracy updated the group on Wing Memorial Hospital  and the possibility about Quinsigamond Community College having a satellite school for continuing education in Ware.

She also announced that Ware Heritage Day will be Aug 8. There will be an old timer baseball game held at Memorial Field. There will be musical entertainment as well.

Roy provided an update for the fishing tournament at the Quabbin Reservoir for July 23, 2016. It will be limited to 100 boats and we will use 3 gates.

The group discussed the recommendations for the town made in the Arnett Muldrow and Associates. The report cited that the town loses about $24 million due to residents needing to leave town for certain types of goods. This included restaurants, furniture clothing stores and outdoor activity goods.

Meeting adjourned at 7:05