Board of Selectmen Meeting of June 16, 2022

The Easton Board of Selectmen held its second regular meeting for the month on June 16 with First Selectman Bindelglass appearing via Zoom and Selectmen Lessler and Sogofsky present in person.

The board approved a road opening bond for property located at 18 The Circle as recommended Continue reading “Board of Selectmen Meeting of June 16, 2022”

Petition Forces May 31 Special Town Meeting on Remaining South Park Parcel

Enough residents signed a petition to force a special town meeting scheduled for May 31 and a possible referendum vote to place a permanent conservation easement on 10 acres of town-owned land on South Park Avenue.

The 10 acres are part of a 29-acre town-owned parcel. Earlier this Continue reading “Petition Forces May 31 Special Town Meeting on Remaining South Park Parcel”

New Easton Republican Town Committee Formed

The Easton Republican Town Committee has a new roster of 28 members that includes returning members and Republicans who expressed interest in joining the committee for the first time.

Raymond Martin, the committee’s new chairman, said the number of Republicans interested in joining Continue reading “New Easton Republican Town Committee Formed”

Republican State Central Committee Files Motion to Dismiss Complaint Over ERTC Caucus  

The Republican State Central Committee has asked a Superior Court judge to dismiss a complaint filed by five town residents claiming the state committee had no right to invalidate an Easton Republican Town Committee caucus.

June Chiaia-Logie, Beverly Dacey, Adele O’Kane, Elizabeth Continue reading “Republican State Central Committee Files Motion to Dismiss Complaint Over ERTC Caucus  “

Complaint Filed Against Citizens for Responsible Government

A complaint filed with the State Elections Enforcement Commission (SEEC) alleges the local conservative group Citizens for Responsible Government is disregarding state election laws that govern the activities of political action committees.

Robert Natt, an Easton resident who filed Continue reading “Complaint Filed Against Citizens for Responsible Government”

Petition Forces March Primary for Republican Town Committee Slate

Ten members of the Easton Republican Town Committee who lost their seats in a recent caucus submitted enough verified signatures on Wednesday to force a March 1 primary.

Town Clerk Christine Halloran said the group handed in 134 signatures, all of which were submitted for verification Continue reading “Petition Forces March Primary for Republican Town Committee Slate”

Ousted Republican Town Committee Members Petitioning for Primary

Newly ousted members of the Easton Republican Town Committee are collecting signatures to force a primary to regain their two-year seats.

The petition for a primary follows the ERTC’s caucus held on Jan. 4 at Samuel Staples Elementary School, during which many longtime committee Continue reading “Ousted Republican Town Committee Members Petitioning for Primary”

Missing Library Lawn Signs Have Been Returned 

The “Voices of Diversity” signs that disappeared from the Easton Public Library lawn over the holiday weekend have been returned and are now on view near the library’s community room. 

They were delivered late Tuesday afternoon to Town Hall by June Logie, who is organizing Easton’s Continue reading “Missing Library Lawn Signs Have Been Returned “

Message from the First Selectman

Updated 09/03/2021

Good afternoon,LABOR DAY

The remnants of Hurricane Ida passed through with moderate wind and heavy rain, leaving some road closures, power outages and some flood damage in the police station and around town. We are mostly back to normal, after a quick clean up.

With Continue reading “Message from the First Selectman”

Letter: School DEI Surveys

To the Editor:

On Tuesday May 25th the Easton, Redding, and the Joel Barlow Boards of Education (BOE) will gather. Among other things, they will discuss and vote on collecting additional Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) information on students from 6th to 12th grades via a Continue reading “Letter: School DEI Surveys”

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