AGENDA
Coventry Town Council Meeting 
January 4, 2021
7:30 PM 
Town Hall Annex 

(Due to the threat of COVID-19, the Town Council meeting is
closed to in-person public attendance.)

Citizens may view the meeting live on YouTube at this link: 
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-bvJ2hvyzj2i_Gitdr7NAA/live

Meetings are also visible live on Spectrum Cable channel 191.

To participate in the Audience of Citizens portion of the meeting,
please email comments to audience@coventryct.org
no later than 4 PM on the day of the meeting.

A recording of the meeting is available on the Town's video-on-demand system
for those who wish to watch the meeting but are unable to view it live,
at this link: https://coventryct.viebit.com/?folder=ALL
Please allow approximately 48 business hours 
after the meeting for the video to be published. 


1.

Call to Order, Roll Call

2.

Pledge of Allegiance

3.

Audience of Citizens:

(30 Minutes)
Submit comments to be read aloud to: audience@coventryct.org. (Deadline 4 PM)
4.

Acceptance of Minutes, December 21, 2020 (E)

5.

Consent Agenda:

All items listed with an asterisk (*) will be acted on by one motion. There will be no separate discussion on this items unless a Council member so requests, in which case, the item will be removed from the consent agenda and considered in its normal sequence on the agenda.
6.

Reports:

6.A.

Council Chairwoman: Julie A. Blanchard

6.B.

Council Members:

6.C.

* Finance Committee: Matthew O'Brien, Chairperson

6.D.

Steering Committee: Matthew D. O'Brien, Jr., Chairperson

6.D.1.

Appointments:

6.D.1.a.

Human Rights Commission Exp. 1/1/2023: Kent (E)

6.D.2.

Reappointments: (E)

6.D.2.a.

Capitol Region Council of Governments Exp. 1/2/2022: Marek (E)

6.D.2.b.

Conservation Commission Exp. 1/2/2025: Messino (E)

6.D.2.c.

Economic Development Commission Exp. 2/1/2026: Barry (E)

6.D.2.d.

Parks & Recreation Commission Exp. 1/2/2023: Carlson (E)

6.D.2.e.

Parks & Recreation Commission Exp. 1/2/2023: Martin (E)

6.D.2.f.

Parks & Recreation Commission Exp. 1/2/2023: Miner

6.D.2.g.

WPCA Exp. 11/7/2022: Jamaitus (E)

6.D.2.h.

WPCA Exp. 11/7/2022: Murphy (E)

6.E.

COVRRA - John A. Elsesser:

6.E.1.

Stewart Property Costs and Possible Relocation of Transfer Station

6.F.

Town Manager: John A. Elsesser

6.F.1.

Projects Update (E):


6.F.2.

COVID-19 Update

6.F.3.

Microgrid Update (E)

6.F.4.

Coventry Lake 2020 Hydrilla Report (E)

7.

Unfinished Business:

7.A.

20/21-25: Consideration/possible actions: Amendment to Council Rules of Procedure: Conduct of Meeting, Order of Business (E)

7.B.

20/21-29: Consideration/possible action: Modifications to Charge, Human Rights Commission (E) (7:45 PM)

8.

New Business:

9.

Miscellaneous/Correspondence:

9.A.

* Booth & Dimock Memorial Library: 2020 Annual Membership Drive (E)

9.B.

* Board Of Education: 12/10/20 Minutes (E)

10.

Executive Session: (E)

  • Labor negotiations
  • Manager evaluation
11.

Adjournment

(E) - denotes enclosures