The incident is still under investigation.
Dr. Thieler is a US Geological Survey researcher and Falmouth resident.
Selectmen Mary (Pat) Flynn said they would need to raise money for repairs and ongoing maintenance of the lighthouse and the keeper's house.
Besides the companies that took advantage of the walk-through, a number of other firms have also expressed interest by picking up copies of the RFP that the town has made available.
Police logs for the week.
Read what will be available at the market this week.
Police allege that he fled to avoid arrest twice on a motorcycle at speeds over 100 miles per hour on Falmouth roads.
Falmouth Road Race provides a valuable opportunity during which to study heat illness because it is 10 times more likely to occur there compared to other races.
At one point the conversation turned to whether the town should rebuild all infrastructure after a destructive storm, or whether it should decide now that abandonment is an option.
Board member Douglas C. Brown questioned the precedent that would be set for future contractor businesses.