AGENDA
Coventry Town Council Meeting
May 17, 2021
 
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.
750 word count maximum (equivalent to five minutes spoken).

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 - 5 minutes per person, 750 word count maximum - equivalent to five minutes spoken)
Submit comments to be read aloud to: audience@coventryct.org. (Deadline 4 PM).


4.

Acceptance of Minutes, May 3, 2021 (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.C.1.

* Monthly Financial Reports (E)

6.D.

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

6.D.1.

* Minutes: April 26, 2021 (E)

6.E.

* COVRRA - John A. Elsesser:


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.

Rep. Joe Courtney: Response to FY2022 Community Project Funding Request (E)

6.F.5.

Certification Achievement: Coventry Town Clerk (E)

6.F.6.

* Staff meeting minutes, 5/5/21 (E)

Documents:
  1. May 5, 2021.pdf
7.

Unfinished Business:

7.A.

20/21-74: Discussion: Audience of Citizens Portion of the Meetings

8.

New Business:

8.A.

20/21-75: Consideration/possible action: Ratification of Appointment: Fire Chief, Coventry Fire/EMS (E)

8.B.

20/21-76: Consideration/possible action: FY 2020/21 Budget Transfers (E)

8.C.

20/21-77: Consideration/Possible Action: Release Hold On The $99,999 In Funds Currently Held In The COVID Educational Expense Reserve Fund (E)

9.

Miscellaneous/Correspondence:

9.A.

American Legion Post 52: Invitation to Participate in 2021 Memorial Day Parade (E)

9.B.

* Board Of Education: 4/29/21 minutes; 5/13/2021 agenda (E)

10.

Executive Session (E)

11.

Adjournment


(E) - denotes enclosures