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June Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting Minutes 6/1/2021 FYI: There will be no Board Meeting for July. Next Board Meeting scheduled for Monday, August 2nd.   Location TBD. Board Members attending: Art Schoeller, Lois Sussman, Judy Swann, Birthe Shwisha, Norman Kramer, Bitsy

Annual Meeting Minutes

Monday, May 3, 2021 (Zoom Meeting) Board Members and several of our members attended. Invited Guests: P&Z Chair Danielle Dobin, State Senator Tony Hwang and State Representative Jonathan Steinberg. After Art welcomed all to the Annual Meeting,

March Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes of Board Meeting held on March 1st 2021 Members attending: Art Schoeller, Norman Kramer, Lois Sussman, Matt Siegel and MaryAnn Meyer ANNUAL MEETING Rescheduled to Monday, May 3rd Art opened the meeting and led the discussion

Annual Meeting and Newsletter

The annual meeting will take place on Monday May 3 at 7:00pm via Zoom. Send an email to along with your name and address to obtain a link. If you are want to know more about

Local Zoning at Risk – Save the Date

Multiple bills in front of the state legislature are being driven by a focus of housing affordability being a critical social justice issue. The history of restrictive, single family zoning policies across the state of CT created

Further progress on affordable housing negotiations with State of CT

Earlier last year the board agreed to support an affordable housing project between West Parish Road and Hillandale Road. The Town was appealing to the state of CT for property at the Department of Transportation site near

February Board Meeting Minutes

P&Z Public Hearing for Post Plaza Feb 11th  (via Zoom))NEXT MEETING: Monday, March 1st (via Zoom)ANNUAL MEETING: Thursday, April 8th (via Zoom) Board members attending: Art Schoeller, Lois Sussman, Judy Swann, Norman Kramer, Anne Hamonet, Matt Spiegel

January Board Meeting Minutes

January 5, 2021 Board Members Attending: Art Schoeller, Lois Sussman, Norman Kramer, Birthe Shwisha, Judy Swann, Anne Hamonet, Matt Spiegel and MaryAnn Meyer. Invited Guests: Karen Kramer (RTM-5), Matt Mandel (RTM-1) and State Senator Tony Hwang (CT

Beachside Avenue I-95 Bridge Construction

The equipment is in place. Plans have been made. And the date is set. Replacement work on the Beachside Avenue bridge over I-95 begins January 4. It’s expected to last through September. The $1.5 million project includes

November Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting held on November 10, 2020 via Zoom Members Attending: Art Schoeller, Lois Sussman, Norman Kramer, Ann Hamonet and MaryAnn Meyer Art opened the meeting and commented on the current numbers of Covid cases that continue