Open letter to the Assembly of Delegates [Letter]

Request for Expedited County Assembly Action Regarding
Recommendations of the Special Commission on County Governance

The Honorable Ronald Bergstrom, Speaker
Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates
First District Courthouse, Main Street, Route 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630

Dear Mr. Speaker:

Of special concern is the recommendation to create a regional wastewater authority, as well as the recommendation to abolish the county assembly of delegatesIt is hereby formally and respectfully requested pursuant to and in
accordance with Article 2, Section 2-8 (v) of the Barnstable County Home Rule Charter that the Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates appoint an "Ad Hoc Committee" comprised of members of the County Assembly of Delegates to hold public hearings for the purpose of
examining, debating the merits of and issuing a formal resolution regarding each and every one of the recommendations issued by the Special Commission on County Governance. Said public hearings are requested to begin within thirty (30) days from March 21, 2012.

Of special concern is the recommendation to create a regional wastewater authority, as well as the recommendation to abolish the county assembly of delegates.

Thank you.

Sincerely yours,

Sandy Nickerson
Interim Spokesperson, Voices On Wastewater (VOW)

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