Intergovernmental Agreement - Town of Mashpee and Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe

Lucas Smolcic Larson filed this request with the Mashpee Town Clerk of Mashpee, MA.


From: Lucas Smolcic Larson

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

1) A copy of the intergovernmental agreement (IGA) executed between the Town of Mashpee and the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe, referenced in the Town of Mashpee's 2008 Annual Report on page 8 (

2) Copies of the text of any amendments, modifications, or changes made to this agreement between its execution date in 2008 and the date this request is processed.

3) Copies of any other intergovernmental agreements between the Town of Mashpee and the Masphee Wampanoag Tribe, made in the between January 1st, 2008 and the date this request is processed, should any exist.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Lucas Smolcic Larson

From: Mashpee Town Clerk

Good Afternoon,

My deepest apologies if this request is late getting to you. I really do have a good excuse; literally just back from Italy.

Again, my apologies.


Deb Dami, MMC, CMMC
Mashpee Town Clerk
Public Records Access Officer
Office - (508) 539-1400, x8534
Mobile - (508) 776-6349

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From: Lucas Smolcic Larson

Hi Deb!

No worries! Thanks so much for your help with this request! I really appreciate it.

Lucas Smolcic Larson