August 17, 2017

HSB Minutes from 12/21/2016


Hartford Board of School Directors
Special Meeting Minutes
December 21, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Superintendent of Schools Office

School board members present: Lori Dickerson, Kevin Christie, Nancy Russell, Peter Merrill


Administrators present: Tom DeBalsi


1.  Call to Order: Lori Dickerson calls the meeting to order at 5:01 pm.


2.  Approval of Agenda:

  • Kevin Christie moves to accept the agenda. Nancy Russell seconds. A unanimous verbal vote passes the motion (4 yes, 0 no).


3.  Public Comments relative to items not on the Agenda:

No Public Comment

4. Discussion of planning and preparation for January 9th Inofmrational took place. Several different options were discussed and information was provided on each from Mr. DeBalsi. Since the meeting is designed to provide information to the public and for the board to get feedback from the public that will inform the board on how to proceed it was decided to present various options for the Wilder School.

The parking lot is not being considered at this time for bonding. 

Mr. Matt Potter, a community member asked several questions and made comments to the board about the potential bond proposal. 

The Board decided that Peter merrill would work on a poresentation with Mr. DeBalsi that would outline the possible proposal and the steps mr. DeBalsi went through to arrive at the idea of presenting a bond to renovate the Wilder School.

The next regular Board meeting is January 11, 2017 at the Town hall at 7:00 pm.