MINUTES, September 11, 2014
The association needs a President, Vice-president, corresponding secretary. There is good support from past officers. Treasurer and Recording secretary positions are filled.
Bell at Putnam and Whitney is being repaired by the town. Missing bike rack is also slated for repair (damaged by car).
Parking: Investigate status of Board of Ed parking – Supt. Goeler will ask about approving signage. Lane: working with the town to get some parking approved at the Church.
Question: should we have a candidate forum? Or get out the vote effort?
State Rep & Senate races are unopposed.
Tree trimming. Council Rep. Schomaker: not done by the Council, but they did approve a consulting arborist to work with the Tree Warden when needed. Michael R.: state law was passed to require notification. The Town has established a tree commission and members have been appointed.
Sign for cemetery – no dogs, no playing – is coming soon. Cemetery association is the management body.
Visit from new Hamden Superintendent of Schools, Jody Goeler
Introduction by Arturo Perez-Cabello, Board of Education member
Started July 1, he is learning the community
Has served in RSD 14, Avon, W. Hartford; worked as a teacher through administrator