Orleans Citizens Forum, May 10, 2021
At the Orleans Town Meeting in May, 2021 Orleans residents will be asked to approve a number of warrants relating to the downtown area of Orleans. This forum focused on the following articles and other topics related to the future of Orleans.
Warrant Article 23-proposed acquisition of the Governor Prence property,
Warrant Article 24-request for funds to undertake a community center feasibility study,
Warrant Article 46-undertake a downtown economic study.
A discussion of the Cape Cod Five/Pennrose project was also included as it relates to downtown economic development.
Our panel included the following town resources:
- Kevin Galligan: Chair, Select Board
- Tracy Murphy: Chair, Recreation Advisory Committee
- George Meservey: Director Planning
- Brad Hinote: Town Assessor
Below is an example of Brad’s presentation of Orleans demographics, showing the
breakdown in home purchases between full-time residents and second home owners.
The Orleans Citizens Forum is an unbiased, public service organization dedicated to keeping the residents of Orleans knowledgeable about the issues confronting our town