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Minutes of Water Pollution Control Commission, 01/07/2015

AGENDA: Water Pollution Control Commission

RECEIVED 01/08/2015 1:37pm
Michele R. Grande – Redding Town Clerk


Present: A. Atamian, T. Eubanks, J. Miller, D. Pattee, R. Regan

Mr. Regan called the special meeting of the WPCC to order at 7:33 pm in the Conference Room of the Town Office Building. The purpose of the meeting was to approve invoices, review & approve the 2015-16 budget. These items were scheduled for the December meeting, but that meeting was cancelled due to a problem with the boiler at Town Hall.


The available balance in the Usage account as of December 17, 2014 is $57,344.56. The next billing cycle was January 1, 2015

Open invoices were reviewed.

  1.  Frontier (AT&T), $236.36
  2.  CL&P,  $2,405.58
  3.  Transcanada, $4,230.47
  4.  State of CT (permit), $160.00
  5.  Hocon (propane), $465.28
  6.  Veolia reimbursables for October  $24,142.32, subject to review by Mr. Regan
  7.  Veolia monthly services for November 2014, for  $26,394.02

Motion: move to approve payment of invoices listed above, subject to review of Reimbursables by Mr. Regan and receipt of funding. Eubanks, Pattee. Approved. Unanimous.

Invoices not approved: Veolia monthly invoice for December, 2014, $26,746.29

Effective October 2014, the monthly Veolia charge (adjusted for CPI) will increase to $26,746.29

The current balance in the Sewer Assessment Account is $26,641.30

Board of Finance advances to WPCC as of June 15, 2014 was $1,225,713.75. An advance of $60,000 was taken in November 2014.  The total advance amount allocated for the current fiscal year, 2014-15 is $237,350.

The total now due from GSTD  is $1,525,678.18


Mr. Regan provided budget information.  Discussion followed, and some adjustments were made.

Motion: move that the Water Pollution Control Commission approve the 2015-16 Operating Budget and discussed and revised.  Regan, Eubanks.  Approved. Unanimous.


Motion: move to adjourn the meeting. Pattee, Atamian. Approved. Unanimous.

The meeting adjourned at 8:23pm

Submitted by Mary Maday, Recording Secretary