Minutes from December 10, 2016

New Milford Greens

Organizational Meeting #1

Saturday 5PM, 10 December 2016

25 Summit Street, New Milford, CT 06776

Meeting notes

Present

  • Rev Br Ron Suresha, Justice of the Peace, New Milford, registered Green
  • Dr. Rocco Russo, MD, New Milford, registered Green
  • Joe DeGregorio, Finance Committee, New Milford, registered Green
  • Jeff Eckert, Litchfield (CT), registered Green
  • Josh Van Vranken, New Milford, registered Green
  • Ronna Stuller, New London (CT) Greens
  • Bob Stuller, New London Greens

Discussion

  • Welcome, Intros
  • Green Party history, values
  • Town committee (New Milford Greens) vs regional chapter (Litchfield County Greens)
  • New Milford Greens — discuss possible dates and free public venues
  • To-do list before next public meeting in January
    • Mission statement
    • Logo (Alissa?)
    • Postal box *
    • Phone? *
    • Website domain and server *
    • Community calendar announcements
    • (* = requires funds)

Possible future actions for group

  • Support recount
  • Bike racks for downtown and Greenway
  • Library book sale volunteers
  • Spring: Greenway cleanup
  • Recycling day volunteers
  • Initiate quality of life study
  • Town fair days — booth
  • Registration drive — “Greens on the [town] Green”
  • Joe — running for town council next fall
  • Town ordination of fracking ban
    • Use Kent town resolution as model
    • Find out local procedures for filing citizen petitions

Respectfully submitted,
Rev Br Ron J. Suresha, New Milford Green Party JP

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