Hochleutner/Englander/Stampfer Amendment related to the Installation of Plastic Turf at Cypress Playground

Petitioner: Brian Hochleutner, TMM6; Scott Englander, TMM6; Claire Stampfer, TMM5

Annual Town Meeting, May 2018

The intent of the motion is to impose restrictions on expenditure of funds so as to prohibit spending in furtherance of installation of plastic turf at Cypress Field. The motion covers not only construction funds under special appropriation 71, but also the substantial design funds under special appropriation 48, with the same condition language proposed for each.

Official Town Meeting Vote Select Board Advisory Board

Favorable Action


Final Result:

Favorable Action

Community Organization Recommendations
PAX Green Caucus
Official Text of the Article

Item 48: Cypress Playground
Raise and appropriate $240,000 to be expended under the direction of the Commissioner of Public Works, with any contracts over $100,000 to be approved by the Select Board, for the design of the renovation of Cypress Playground, with the condition that no money in any way related to design, procurement, or construction for Cypress Field can be encumbered or expended in furtherance of installing plastic turf on Cypress Field.