AGENDA
Coventry Town Council Meeting
March 21, 2022
7:30 PM
Town Hall Annex 

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1.

Call to Order, Roll Call

2.

Pledge of Allegiance:

3.

Audience of Citizens:

(30 Minutes - 5 minutes per person.)


4.

Acceptance of Minutes, March 7, 2022: (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: Lisa Thomas

6.A.1.

Testimony in Support for H.B. 5449 (E)

6.B.

Council Members:

6.C.

Finance Committee: Robyn Gallagher, Chairperson

6.C.1.

* Monthly Financial Report (E)

6.C.2.

* Minutes, 2/15/2022 (E)

6.D.

* Steering Committee: Matthew Kyer, Chairperson

6.E.

COVRRA - John A. Elsesser:

6.F.

Town Manager - John Elsesser:

6.F.1.

Projects Update (E):

6.F.2.

COVID-19 Update:

6.F.3.

Installation of Centerline Rumble Strips - 2022 VIP Program - Mansfield/Coventry/Tolland (E)

6.F.4.

2022 Neighborhood Assistance Act Program (E)

6.F.5.

* Additional background information: potential open space purchase of Conway property on South River Road (E)

7.

Unfinished Business:

7.A.

21/22-56: FY 2022/2023 Budget

  1. Police (7:45 PM)
  2. Parks & Recreation (8:30 PM)
7.B.

21/22-34: Consideration/possible action: Amendment for Town personnel rules per OSHA COVID requirements (E)

8.

New Business:

8.A.

21/22-61: Consideration/possible action: Authorization of Addendum, Booth & Dimock Memorial Library Purchase and Sale Agreement (E)

8.B.

21/22-62: Consideration/possible action: Adoption of Purchasing Policies Amendment for Sustainable Purchasing Policy (E)

8.C.

21/22-63: Consideration/possible action: American Rescue Plan Allocations (E)

9.

Miscellaneous/Correspondence:

9.A.

* Board of Education: 2/24/22 minutes; 3/10/22 Agenda (E)

10.

Executive Session (E)


  1. Library transfer agreement
11.

Adjournment


(E) - denotes enclosures