December 5, 2016

Selectmen’s Meeting                     December 5, 2016                Union, Connecticut



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


Attending:  Selectmen – Albert L. Goodhall, Jr., David Heck; Joseph Kratochvil; David Eaton, Public Works Director


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


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


The invoice for the Mashapaug Lake Drawdown was discussed. The entire balance of $2,237.41 will be applied from Expense Account #3150-200 Weed Control/Drawdown. A check has been received from the Union Conservation & Safety Association in the amount of $1,118.70, which will be deposited into the Income Account #3150-100, for payment of half of this DEEP invoice.


The Board expressed its appreciation to The Norcross Wildlife Foundation, Inc., for its municipal gift of $2,500.


The Transfer Station will be open on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.


The Treasurer has requested that the Town transfer its accounts to the Savings Institute. Selectman Kratochvil made a motion to endorse the Treasurer’s decision to transfer Town bank accounts from Key Bank to the Savings Institute Bank & Trust Company effective January 2017; motion was seconded by Selectman Heck. Vote was unanimous.


Motion to adjourn at 8:09 p.m. by Selectman HeckHeck; seconded by Selectman Kratochvil.   Vote was unanimous.


Respectfully Submitted,



Karen Johnson

Selectmen’s Clerk