September 19, 2016 Minutes

Selectmen's Meeting             September 19, 2016      Union, Connecticut

First Selectman Goodhall called the meeting to order at 7:30 p.m.

Attending:  Selectmen - Albert L. Goodhall, Jr., Joseph Kratochvil, David Heck; David Eaton, Public Works Director; Tom Eames; Ellen Silbermann, Library Board of Directors Chairman

Minutes from the last meeting were read. Selectman Kratochvil moved to accept the minutes as read; seconded by Selectman Heck. Vote was unanimous.

Bills were presented for review.  Selectman Heck made the motion to pay the bills as presented; motion was seconded by Selectman Kratochvil.  Vote was unanimous.

Mr. Eames discussed the current school contracts and law governing town participation in the process.

One bid was submitted for the Library Lighting Project. Selectman Kratochvil made a motion to reject the bid, as it did not meet the specifications of the RFP. Selectman Heck seconded the motion. Vote was unanimous.

Ellen Silbermann will follow up with Connecticut Lighting Centers.

Selectman Heck made a motion to appoint Gillian Zieger to fill a vacancy on the Union Free Public Library Board of Directors, effective immediately until the end of term, June 30, 2017. The motion was seconded by Selectman Kratochvil. Vote was unanimous. 

Mrs. Silbermann inquired about pest control for the Library. Public Works Director Eaton will follow up with traps or bait placed outside the building.

Motion to adjourn at 8:15 p.m. by Selectman Kratochvil; seconded by Selectman Heck.   Vote was unanimous.


Respectfully Submitted,

Karen Johnson

Selectmen's Clerk