Letter: Please Support Democratic BOF Candidates

To the Editor:

I am writing in support of the Democratic Board of Finance candidates, Art Laske, Ira Kaplan, and Jackie Kaufman.

I want you to remember one thing: Republican BOF members motioned to eliminate 100% of the Park and Recreation budget in 2021-22. Like bringing your kids Continue reading “Letter: Please Support Democratic BOF Candidates”

Letter: Laske, Kaplan and Kaufman for Board of Finance

To the Editor:

Of all the boards and commissions in Easton, the Board of Finance is arguably the most important. Why? Because they hold the purse strings of the entire town. They must be visionary, responsible and adaptable to the circumstances of every element of town finance.

Board Continue reading “Letter: Laske, Kaplan and Kaufman for Board of Finance”

Letter: Ira Kaplan for Board of Finance

To the Editor:

I am writing to endorse Ira Kaplan for election to the Easton Board of Finance. I have known Ira for over a decade and he is a man of integrity, conscientious, intelligent and well read. As a Princeton alum and certified actuary at a large insurance company, his Continue reading “Letter: Ira Kaplan for Board of Finance”

Ira Kaplan (D), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio and Statement

Candidate Bio

I am Ira Kaplan and I am asking for your vote for Easton’s Board of Finance. My wife, Susan, and I moved here in 1999 with our two young children. Jason and Amy went through our public schools and graduated from Joel Barlow High School. My wife taught at Samuel Staples Continue reading “Ira Kaplan (D), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio and Statement”

Mike Ring (R), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio

Candidate Bio

Mike is running for a first term on the Board of Finance. His goal is to ensure a budget that is fiscally responsible while continuing to provide a high level of services to Easton residents. 

He is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for Seaport Continue reading “Mike Ring (R), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio”

Jackie Kaufman (D), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio and Statement

Candidate Bio

Jackie Olschan Kaufman is a lawyer concentrating on land use and real property matters and regularly appears before municipal commissions and agencies in Fairfield County and throughout the state. Currently an alternate on the BOF, Jackie will use her legal and analytical Continue reading “Jackie Kaufman (D), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio and Statement”

Art Laske (D), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio and Statement

Candidate Bio

Art Laske has served on the Board of Finance since he moved to town 22 years ago. Art was brought up in Trumbull, and is a graduate of Fairfield Prep, Boston College and the University of Connecticut School of Law. He is a self-employed trial attorney and is the father Continue reading “Art Laske (D), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio and Statement”

Wendy Bowditch (R), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio and Statement

Candidate Bio

I am excited to be running to complete a term on the Board of Finance to which I was appointed earlier this year.

Having been involved with the town of Easton’s finances for over 20 years, I have a broad understanding of how our budgets are set and how our town Continue reading “Wendy Bowditch (R), Board of Finance, Candidate Bio and Statement”

A Message from the First Selectman

Updated 08/20/2021

Good afternoon,

HENRI

As you probably know, in concert with Westport and Fairfield starting on Monday, August 23, 2021, we will be implementing mandatory masking in all public buildings. While I hope this is a short-term phenomenon, with schools starting and our Continue reading “A Message from the First Selectman”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 06/04/2021

Good afternoon,

It was great to see many residents on Memorial Day and a huge thank you to all who participated and organized the parade! Everyone being together should remind us that we have more in common than that which separates us. Life continues to return Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

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