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Electronic Remote Board Meeting
June 17, 2020, 4:30 PM

  1. Meeting Called to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Approval June 10, 2020 Special HTMMTS Board Meeting Minutes
  4. Additions/Corrections to the Agenda
  5. Approval of Regular Agenda
  6. General Business / Call to Audience

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  1. New Business:

A. Discussion/action on the motion of, Harbor Transit declines to accept the transfer of retirees and any pension liability associated with the Grand Have MERS pension plan.

B. Discussion/action on the Harbor Transit Personnel Handbook.

C. Discussion/action on MERS Harbor Transit Retirement Plan.

D. Discussion/action on the Motion to approve a one-time HSA deposit or stipend equivalent to the employees’ corresponding elected plan’s deductible to be paid in July 2020.

E. Board Members Comments:

• Craig Bessinger

• Michael DeWitt

• Joanne Marcetti

• Bill Cargo

• Patrick McGinnis

• Bob Monetza

• Pete LaMourie

• Joel TePastte

• Christine Burns

• Gordon Gallagher

• Cathy Pavick



Next Special Electronic Remote Board Meeting will be held on June 24, 2020 at 4:30 PM.