Annual Meeting and Election

The Annual Meeting will be held on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 5:00 PM at the Orleans Yacht Club. The meeting provides updates from the President, Director, and various board members, including recent land acquisitions; presentations by the Compact of Cape Cod Conservation Trusts; and voting for the slate of new Trustees as well as the next Nominating Committee.  

View the full agenda here: Annual Meeting 2017 Agenda   

Our slate of Trustees and Nominating Committee members up for election is chosen by the Nominating Committee, and brought to vote by the membership.  This year, we have three Trustees up for re-election. Biographies for the slate of Trustees and Nominating Committee members can be viewed here: http://orleansconservationtrust.org/wp-content/uploads/2017-Nominee-Bio.pdf

Following the policies of the updated Declaration of Trust, a quorum of 50 members must be reached for the meeting.  

Any individual who made a donation equal to the minimum dues level of $25 between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017, or placed a conservation restriction on their land, or donated or sold land to the Trust during this period, or is a Life Member, was entitled to vote in this election.  Any family trust or other organization whose donation meets the level for organizational membership was entitled to one vote.