Board of Selectmen
Town of Tolland
MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING - Sept. 13, 2004 6:10 PM
Selectmen Present: Eric R. Munson, JR, James Deming and Wesley D. Greene II
Present: Gloria Gery, Richard Dziedzic Mr. Hagen, Homer Rogers,
JoAnne Duval and Robert Bitso
Minutes of previous meeting accepted:
Gloria Gery -
Gloria updated the Selectmen on the Open Space Plan. Gloria requested that the Selectmen form an Open Space Committee. The Board appointed Gloria Gery, James Deming, Francis Deming, Monica Wilson, Homer Rogers and Peter Russell to the committee.
James Deming made motion to adopt the Equal Opportunity Policy and the board accepted.
The Zoning By-law Review Committee have been discussing the enforcement of the by-laws and are looking into changing the fines.
Mr. Hagen and Homer Rogers -
Mr. Hagen asked the Board, when the work will start on Covell Rd. The Selectmen assured him that it would be done before winter.
Robert Bitso -
Robert Bitso asked for an update on Michael Lodsin of Harvey Mountain Road. Bob is very upset that the property inspection wasn't done sooner. Eric informed Bob that the inspection was done and that the violations have been turned over to the courts.
Bob is also upset with the Tolland Highway Department for removing two trees on his property. He requested that the town notifies him of any activity that was going to happen on his street, (Harvey Mountain Road) and he was not. Wes stated that he could not speak for John the Highway Superintendent but would speak to him about it.
Richard Dziedzic -
Richard Dziedzic of 16 Meadow Drive discussed obtaining an easement for his property.
The Board will schedule a STM for the easement after they do some research on the property. They would like to find out how the easement would effect the town's property.
JoAnne Duval - Animal Control Officer
JoAnne made the Selectmen aware of a bear presentation at the Town Hall. The board thought having the presentation was a great idea.
JoAnne discussed a complaint that she received regarding two dogs in North Tolland. JoAnne stated that she has made several attempts to contact Tolland's Town Counsel and has not been able to reach him. The Selectmen will also leave a message for town counsel to contact JoAnne.
Election worker appointments:
Election Clerk Susan S. Moore
Assistant Election Clerks Rosemary C. McAlister
Shirley A. Warner
Ballot and Tally Clerks Cindy Saulenas
Registrar of Voters Susan H. Voudren
Patricia A. Baceski
Election Warden Theodore F. Locke III Howard Klienberg
Ballot and Tally Clerks Diane M. Alia Rosemary C. McAlister
Frederick J. Baceski Margaret A. McClellan
June M. Clark Gertrude T. McKay
Heidi E. Cowles Margee R. O'Meara
Sue-Ann M. Faucher Beverly Partette
Mary J. Joyce Jeffery Parette
Janice Kasiski Cindy Saulenas
Jessica C. Kelmelis Shirley A. Warner
Date for STRSD (5 Mil Override): STM Monday, November 8th and Election Saturday November 20th.
Wes informed the board that he would be rejoining the Tolland's Vol. Fire Dept. In doing this he will be unable to be responsible for overseeing the Fire Dept. The responsibility will be given to Eric.
Meeting adjourned 8:15 P.M.
Eric R. Munson, JR
______________________ Board of Selectmen
Wesley D. Greene II