TOWN COUNCIL OF
Dr. Lewis Annunziato Paul Foley
Kathryn Devereaux Ruth Smithers
Mark DeWaele Dick White
John Emert Penny Young
ALSO PRESENT: George Maranis, Administrative Officer; Barbara Crolla, Executive Director, Day Care Center of New Canaan; Steve Benko, Recreation Director; Jim Cole, Director of Emergency Services; Richard Seltzer, Chairman, Utilities Commission; Vin Socci; Tim Smith, Robert Stephan, and one or two others representing the Dog Socialization Area; representatives of the Boy Scouts; John Kovach, New Canaan Advertiser.
Dr. Annunziato called the
meeting to order at
in the Douglass Room of Lapham Community Center. Ms. Young read the Notice of Meeting and
called the roll, noting the presence of all the members. Dr. Annunziato asked that the minutes of the
Public Hearing of
Dr. Annunziato recognized two representatives of the Boy Scouts who were present to observe, and then introduced Item 1. of the agenda, the adoption of a resolution authorizing the First Selectman to execute contracts on behalf of the Town of New Canaan with the Department of Social Services of the State of Connecticut in connection with the Child Day Care Program. Ms. Crolla described the activities of the Program and, on the motion of Mr. Foley and the second of Mr. Emert, the Council unanimously adopted a resolution that the First Selectman, Judy A. Neville, be empowered to enter into and amend contractual instruments in the name and on behalf of the Town of New Canaan with the Department of Social Services of the State of Connecticut for a Child Day Care program and to have the corporate seal affixed to all documents required as a part of any offered agreement.
Item 2. of the agenda, the
hearing of a final status report from RSM McGladrey on the agreed-upon
procedures performed on the records of the New Canaan High School Building
Committee was, by unanimous consent, deferred to the Special Meeting of the
The Council then heard a
presentation from Timothy Smith of the Park and Recreation Commission,
requesting approval of the establishment of a Dog Socialization Area in
Before adjourning, Dr. Annunziato announced that he had cancelled the Public Hearing on the Clark Property scheduled for this evening in light of the withdrawal of the proposal to sell the property. He promised to hold another Public Hearing in late April or May (after budgets) to invite public comment on the future use of the Clark Property.
There being no further business, the council voted unanimously to adjourn at .