AGENDA
Coventry Town Council Meeting
June 7, 2021
 
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, May 17, 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.

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

6.C.1.

Reappointments: (E)

6.C.1.a.

Ad-hoc Coventry Lake Advisory & Monitoring Committee: Brown (E)

6.C.1.b.

CoventryVision: Lombard (E)

6.C.1.c.

CoventryVision: Mroczek (E)

6.D.

Finance Committee: Matthew O'Brien, Chairperson

6.D.1.

* Minutes: May 10, 2021 (E)

6.E.

COVRRA - John A. Elsesser:


6.E.1.

20/21-78: Consideration/possible action: Establish FY 2021/22 COVRRA rate (E)

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.

Ratification of Appointment: Department 18 Deputy Chiefs (E)

6.F.5.

*EDC Update (E)

Documents:
  1. EDC Update.pdf
6.F.6.

* CCM Prescription Drug Discount Program Report: 4/30/2021 (E)

7.

Unfinished Business:

8.

New Business:

8.A.

20/21-79: Consideration/possible action: Participation in sign-on statement against antisemitism (E)

8.B.

20/21-80: Consideration/possible action: American Rescue Plan Fund Allocations (E)

  1. Consideration/possible action: authorization to submit request to OPM for American Rescue Plan Funds
  2. Consideration/possible action: process to authorize use of American Rescue Plan Funds pursuant to Section 8-8(i) of the Coventry Town Charter

8.C.

20/21-81: Consideration/possible action: Establish FY 2021/22 mil rate (E)

8.D.

20/21-82: Consideration/possible action: Appropriation(s) from Town Council 1.5 percent fund (E)

8.E.

20/21-83: Consideration/Possible Action: Release of Capital Restriction in the EMS Fund (E)

8.F.

20/21-84: Consideration and possible approval of revised agreement Between the Town and Coventry Volunteer Fire Association (E)

8.G.

20/21-85: Consideration/possible action: Transfer to Suspense Tax Book (E)

9.

Miscellaneous/Correspondence:

9.A.

* Board Of Education: 5/13/21 minutes; 5/27/2021 minutes; 6/10/21 agenda (E)

10.

Executive Session (E)

11.

New Business:

11.A.

20/21-86: Consideration/Possible Action: Pension Plan Amendment

12.

Adjournment


(E) - denotes enclosures