The Easton Board of Selectmen held a special meeting on Friday, April 8 in lieu of our regular meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 7. First Selectman David Bindelglass and Selectman Robert Lessler were in attendance. Selectman Kristi Sogofsky intended to attend but had a last minute Continue reading “Agenda for Annual Town Meeting Set at Selectmen Meeting of April 8, 2022”
Following an unusually spirited campaign and significant voter turnout, Democrat David Bindelglass was re-elected First Selectman, out performing his challenger, Republican Jeff Parker.
Candidates for Board of Selectmen took to the stage Wednesday at Samuel Staples Elementary School in the last of three candidate debates scheduled before the Nov. 2 municipal election.
The event was presented by the Easton Democratic Town Committee and Easton Republican Town Committee Continue reading “Easton Board of Selectmen Debate a Wide Range of Issues”
I am running for re-election to the Board of Selectmen so that I can continue to deliver the thoughtful, measured, and experienced voice you know I have provided for 22 years. You know who I am. You know what I have done for our wonderful town over the years. I am your neighbor. Continue reading “Bob Lessler (D), Final Candidate Statement, Board of Selectmen”
From My View
Transparency and communication. Two valuable concepts that many times are used in conversation but not in practice.
Let me explain the view from my seat over the past two years.
As the minority member of the Board of Selectmen, I knew it was going to be a different Continue reading “Kristi Sogofsky (R), Final Candidate Statement, Board of Selectmen”
My long history in this town is one of commitment and service. I have been on the Board of Education for 10 years, in part as a tribute to my late wife Joan Parker. Joan was an Easton special education teacher, special education director, and finally the principal of Helen Keller Continue reading “Jeff Parker (R), Final Candidate Statement, First Selectman”
Two years ago, as the first Democratic first selectman in almost 40 years, I found a town government dominated by Republicans from the offices of treasurer and clerk to the majority of boards and commissions. Because I made the decision to work with them instead of playing political Continue reading “David Bindelglass (D), Final Candidate Statement, First Selectman”
Easton is my family’s home. We love being part of this community and I feel it’s important to be involved. I first became active in our town government in 2017, accepting a position on the Easton Library Board of Trustees and later serving as board chair. The following Continue reading “Selectman Kristi Sogofsky (R), Board of Selectmen, Candidate Bio and Statement”
I’m a 31-year Easton resident, married 37 years, with two children who attended Easton public schools from K-12. I graduated from Union College in 1978 and American University Washington College of Law with a Juris Doctor degree in 1981. I’m an attorney, Clerk of Continue reading “Selectman Bob Lessler (D), Board of Selectmen, Candidate Bio and Statement”
My name is Jeff Parker and I am excited to be running for First Selectman. I have served the town of Easton for nearly a decade on the Board of Education, so I understand that a full-time commitment is imperative to effectively lead our town. I have the time to dedicate, Continue reading “Jeff Parker (R), First Selectman, Candidate Bio and Statement”