2024 Annual Town Meeting Legal Postings, Actions, and Votes

This page will be updated with relevant documents, postings, and information as they become available. 

Article #PartArticleSessionActionVote
1
Notice of Election


2
Election of Deputy Moderator and Reports of Town Boards, Officers, and Committees



aDeputy Moderator



bReport of the Committee on Cary Lectures



cReport of the Town Manager




dReport of the Superintendent of Schools



eReports of the Appropriation Committee



fReports of the Capital Expenditures Committee



gReport of the Select Board



hReport of the Community Preservation Committee



iReports of the Superintendent of Minuteman Regional Technical High School



jReports of the Planning Board



kReport of the Recreation Committee



lReport of the School Building Committee


3
Appointments to Cary Lecture Series



Financial Articles

Article #PartArticle and MotionSessionActionVote
4
Appropriate FY2025 Operating Budget



5
Appropriate FY2025 Enterprise Funds Budgets



6
Appropriate for Senior Services Program



7
Sustainable Capital Projects



8
Accept Tucker Ave (Westernmost Portion)



9
Establish and Continue Departmental Revolving Funds



10
Appropriate for the FY2025 Community Preservation Committee Operating Budget and CPA Projects




aCary Memorial Library Renovation



bArchives and Records Management




cPark Improvements - Athletic Fields - Bowman School



dLincoln Park Fitness Stations Equipment




ePark Improvements



fLincoln Park Field Improvements





gLexHAB Support, Restoration, Preservation, and Decarbonization



hLexington Housing Authority Exterior Preservation



iCPA Affordable Housing Trust Funding



jProjected Debt Service



kAdministrative Budget


11
Appropriate for Recreation Capital Projects



12
Appropriate for Municipal Capital Projects and Equipment




aTransportation Mitigation



bHeavy Vehicle Extrication Equipment



cAmbulance Replacement



dEquipment Replacement



eSidewalk Improvements



fHydrant Replacement



gTownwide Signalization Improvements



hStormwater Management Programs



iCemetery Columbarium - Design



jPublic Parking Lot Improvement Program



kNetwork Core Equipment Replacement



lMunicipal Technology Improvement Program



mNetwork Redundancy & Improvement Program



nNetwork Technology Improvements



oScanning - Electronic Document Management



pElection Equipment Upgrade



qStreet Improvements


13
Appropriate for Water System Improvements



14
Appropriate for Wastewater System Improvements



15
Appropriate for School Capital Projects and Equipment



16
Appropriate for Public Facilities Capital Projects




aPublic Facilities Bid Documents



bPublic Facilities Interior Finishes



cSchool Paving and Sidewalks



dPublic Facilities Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing Replacements


17
Appropriate to Post Employment Insurance Liability Fund



18
Rescind Prior Borrowing Authorizations



19
Establish, Amend, Dissolve and Appropriate To and From Specified Stabilizations Funds



20
Appropriate for Prior Years' Unpaid Bills



21
Amend FY2024 Operating, Enterprise and CPA Budgets


22
Appropriate for Authorized Capital Improvements



23
Appropriate Opioid Settlement



24
Appropriate Funding for Semiquincentennial Commission



25
Pine Meadows Clubhouse Renovation



26
Appropriate for Design Funds for Lexington High School Construction Project



27
Appropriate for Renovation of 173 Bedford Street




General Articles

Article #PartArticleSessionActionVote
28
Select Board to Accept Easements



29
Amend the General Bylaw - Noise Control




aProvide Clarity Related to Construction-Related Noise Complaints



bDelay the Implementation of the Gas-powered Leaf Blower Prohibition for Commercial Landscapers by One Year to March 15, 2026 § 80-4H(6); or Act in Any Other Manner in Relation Thereto


30
Prohibition of Single-Use Food Containers (Citizen Petition)



31
Prohibit Single-Serve Plastic Water Bottles (Citizen Petition)



32
Old Spring Street Name Change



33
Authorize the Select Board to Seek Affordable Housing



34
Amend General Bylaws - Tree Bylaws - Tree Protection Plan



35
Amend General Bylaws - Tree Bylaw - Require Mitigation Planting in Certain Instances



36
Amend General Bylaws - Tree Bylaw - Exemptions 



37
Importance of Trees Resolution



38
Amend Regulation of Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Bylaw - Meet Department of Energy Resources (DOER) Request Changes



39
Home Rule Petition to Adjust The Number of On-Premise Wine and Malt Alcohol Licenses



40
Integrated Pest Management Resolution (Citizen Petition)



41
Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority



42
Digital Publication of Legal Notices (Citizen Petition)



43
Voting Rights 16 and Older (Citizen Petition)



44
Amend General Bylaws - Chapter 100 Public Ways and Places (Citizen Petition)



45
Indigenous Peoples Day (Citizen Petition)



46
Royal Family Invitation to 250th Celebration
- Article (PDF)




Zoning Articles

Article #PartArticle
Session
ActionVote
47
Amend Zoning Bylaw - Signs



48
Amend Zoning Bylaw - Short-Term Rentals



49
Amend Zoning Bylaw - Permitted Uses and Development Standards



50
Amend Zoning Bylaw - Inclusionary Housing for Village and Multi-Family Overlay Districts



51
Amend Zoning Bylaw - Maximum Height for Village Overlay District



52
Amend Zoning Bylaw and Map - Technical Corrections



53
Amend Zoning Map - 507 Bedford Street (Owner Petition)



54
Amend Zoning Map - 509 Bedford Street (Owner Petition)




Key

  • (2/3) = Adopted by more than the necessary 2/3rds
  • (4/5) = Adopted by more than the necessary 4/5ths
  • CA = Consent Agenda
  • Vv. = Voice vote
  • Unan. Vv = Unanimous voice vote
  • NOR = Notice of Reconsideration