August 7, 2017

Selectmen’s Meeting      August 7, 2017      Union, Connecticut

First Selectman Eaton called the meeting to order at 7:30pm

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

Minutes of the last meeting were read.  Selectman Huda moved to accept the minutes as read, seconded by Selectman Heck.  Vote was unanimous.

Bills were presented for review.  After discussion Selectman Heck made a motion to pay the bills as presented, motion was seconded by Selectman Huda.  Vote was unanimous.

A letter was received from the Library Directors requesting the Selectmen to conceder appointing Mr. Edward Capomacchio and Ms. Bertha Syphers as Library Directors to fill current vacancies of the board.  Selectman Huda made a motion to appoint both, seconded by Selectmen Heck.  Vote was unanimous.

The proposed solar system for the Town Hall and School was discussed.  Selectman Eaton had met with a representative of the company.   Board of Education is in agreement.  Selectman Heck made a motion to sign contract, seconded by Selectman Huda.  Vote was unanimous.  Contract is through CEFIA Holding LLC.

A bill from NECOG was received showing anticipated $0.45 per capita charge but there is a new ‘base charge of $500. Per town that Union was not aware of.  Selectmen Eaton has a meeting with NECOG and will discuss this prior to approving payment.

Information related to the State Budget was discussed.

Board of Education was discussed.  Selectman Eaton will ask to meet with them.

Auditors are due to come Sept 5 – 8.

Direct Deposit was discussed.  Most employees asked agree to do direct deposit.  Will discuss further next meeting.

Motion to adjourn at 8:25pm by Selectman Heck, seconded by Selectman Huda.  Vote unanimous.



Heidi Bradrick/for Karen Johnson