Meeting Minutes

Special Meeting of the AHA - August 20, 2007

Call to Order

The meeting was called to order at 5:15 P.M. by Richard B. Murray in the John F. Cusack Board Room, located at 4 Winslow Street, Arlington, MA.

Roll Call

Present: Richard B. Murray, Nicholas Mitropoulos, Teresa J. Walsh, Brian R. Greeley and Brian J. Connor

Also Present: Franklin W. Hurd, Jr., John Greco, Attorney for the Housing Authority, Richard Conlon, Accountant for the Housing Authority

Notice to Town Clerk
Notice of this meeting was delivered electronically on August 15, 2007, and posted by the Arlington Town Clerk in accordance with the provisions of the Open Meeting Law.

Review of Questions and Format for Interviews John Greco, Attorney for the housing authority, said it is an open meeting and anyone can attend. People are not to participate unless the Chairman says they can.

Mr. Murray said that Mr. Hurd can have the candidates wait out back until the Board is to interview them. The residents questions are critical to be answered and also the Board Members.

Peter Szerlag thinks the meeting should be recorded. Mr. Greco said that the candidate has to know that they are being recorded. If the candidates are recorded they might chill their response. Tape recording was not permitted.

Appointments: Interviews for the Position of Executive Director

Paula Stewart
Dan Ouellette
John J. Griffin

Upon a motion by Mr. Greeley and seconded by Mr. Mitropoulos a vote was taken to elect John J. Griffin as the new Executive Director.

  YEA    NAY
Richard B. Murray
Nicholas Mitropoulos
Teresa J. Walsh
Brian R. Greeley
Brian J. Connor

The meeting was adjourned at 10:00 PM. Upon a motion by Mr. Connor and seconded by Mr. Mitropoulos it was voted unanimously to adjourn the meeting.