AGENDA
Coventry Town Council Meeting 
April 5, 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 of a general nature to be read aloud to: audience@coventryct.org. (Deadline 4 PM).

Comments specific to the FY 2021-22 budget should be emailed to budgetcomments@coventryct.org. These will be placed on the next available agenda under Correspondence, where they will be viewable by the public and become part of the permanent record. 
3.A.

Fire Department: Presentation of Life-Saving Award to Tyler Okun (E)

4.

Acceptance of Minutes (E):

  1. March 8, 2021 Special Budget Meeting
  2. March 15, 2021 Regular Meeting
  3. March 22, 2021 Special Budget Meeting
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.

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

6.C.1.

Appointments:

6.C.1.a.

Energy Conservation/Alternative Energy Advisory Committee: Gemmell (E)

6.C.1.b.

Ad-hoc Protected Spaces Stewardship Committee: Glenney (E)

6.C.1.c.

Coventry Human Services Advisory Commission: Bauer (E)

6.C.1.d.

Energy Conservation/Alternative Energy Advisory Committee: Daignault (E)

6.C.1.e.

Energy Conservation/Alternative Energy Advisory Committee Alt: Glenney (E)

6.C.1.f.

Human Rights Commission: Marquis (E)

6.C.1.g.

Parks & Recreation Commission Alt., two applicants, one position available (E)

  1. King
  2. Pascarelli
6.C.2.

* Minutes, March 22, 2021 (E)

6.D.

* Finance Committee: Matthew O'Brien, Chairperson

6.D.1.

* Minutes: March 8, 2021 (E)

6.E.

* COVRRA - John A. Elsesser:

  1. Request to purchase additional recycling bin
6.F.

Town Manager: John A. Elsesser

6.F.1.

Projects Update (E):


6.F.2.

COVID-19 Update

6.F.3.

Microgrid Update

6.F.4.

AdvanceCT Economic Development Self-Assessment Report (E)

6.F.5.

* Vintech Anniversary of 24/7 coverage (E)

6.F.6.

* Resignation: Parks & Recreation Director (E)

6.F.7.

* CCM Prescription Drug Discount Program Report: January 2021 (E)

7.

Unfinished Business:

8.

New Business:

8.A.

20/21-64: Consideration/possible action: Submission of Community Project Funding Request (E)

8.B.

20/21-65: Consideration/possible action: Authorization to submit required resolutions for school grant application for GHR School (E)

9.

Miscellaneous/Correspondence:

9.A.

* Board Of Education: 3/11/2021 Minutes; 3/25/21 Agenda & Minutes, 4/8/21 Agenda (E)

9.B.

* CT Water: Rate Case Application (E)

10.

Adjournment


(E) - denotes enclosures