Town Meeting Legal Notice October 12, 2022

Posted on September 29, 2022 · Posted in Notices

LEGAL NOTICE

TOWN OF CHESTER

 

The Town of Chester took the following action at a Town Meeting held on

Wednesday, October 12, 2022.

 

  1. Authorized the following Capital transfer, as recommended by the Board of Finance:

From     20-00-01-0000-007           Board of Selectmen – Assigned                                                   $100,000

To           20-00-30-0000-030           Public Works – Highway Equipment                                         $100,000

  1. Consented and approved an appropriation in an amount not to exceed $50,000 to be allocated from the American Rescue Plan Act Funds (ARPA) to authorize the Town to use these funds towards tree removal in different locations throughout town, as recommended by the Board of Finance.

 

  1. Consented and approved an appropriation in an amount not to exceed $136,894 to be allocated from the American Rescue Plan Act Funds (ARPA) to authorize the purchase and installation of radio equipment for the Chester Hose Company, as recommended by the Board of Finance.

 

  1. Consented and approved an appropriation in an amount not to exceed $2,000 to be allocated from the American Rescue Plan Act Funds (ARPA) to authorize The Estuary (formally known as Estuary Council of Seniors) to expand their social worker’s hours to cover the next 2 years, as recommended by the Board of Finance.

 

  1. Consented and approved an appropriation in an amount not to exceed $25,000 to be allocated from the American Rescue Plan Act Funds (ARPA) to authorize the Chester Land Trust to use those funds on maintaining the Carini Preserve specifically to identify and remove Japanese Knotweed, as recommended by the Board of Finance.

 

  1. Approved the amended proposal for ARPA Social Services Fund that replaces the original proposal that was approved by Town vote on May 24, 2022.

 

  1. Appointed Richard Strauss as a full member of the Region 4 Board of Education to fill a vacancy until the November 2023 election.

 

 

 

Kathryn Hair

Town Clerk of Chester

 

Dated at Chester, CT this 13th day of October, 2022