September 17, 2018

Selectmen’s Meeting                        September 17, 2018                              Union, Connecticut




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


Attending:  Selectmen – David D. Eaton, David Heck; Mary Huda


Minutes from the September 4, 2018 meeting were read. Selectman Huda made a motion 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; seconded by Selectman Huda.  Vote was unanimous.


The Board reviewed the Cemetery Committee’s fee increase schedule for 2018.  Selectman Huda made the motion to approve the proposed Cemetery Committee Fee Increases; motion seconded by Selectman Heck. Vote was unanimous.


Selectman Heck made a motion to appoint Tiffany Ko-Szych to the Old Home Day Committee, effective immediately; seconded by Selectman Huda. Vote was unanimous.


Following discussion, First Selectman Eaton made a motion to appoint David Heck to fill the current vacancy on the Board of Assessment Appeals, effective immediately. Motion was seconded by Selectman Huda.  Votes 2 yes, 1 abstention.


Following final review and discussion, Selectman Heck made a motion adopt the proposed “Sexual and Other Unlawful Harassment Policy” for the Town of Union. Motion seconded by Selectman Huda. Vote was unanimous.


The Historical Society submitted a request and quote for installation of a Mini-Split Heat Pump/Air Conditioner for the Union Historical Society Museum. The proposal will be placed in the request file for the 2019 application to the Local Capital Improvement Project (LoCIP) Grant from the State of Connecticut.


Selectman Huda attended a Crumbling Foundations meeting held in South Windsor, which was primarily a discussion of the applied science for crumbling foundations.


Motion to adjourn at 8:20 p.m. by Selectman Huda; seconded by Selectman Heck.  Vote was unanimous.


Respectfully Submitted,




Karen Johnson, Recording Secretary