Town of Sprague

Calendar of Events

Events for Tuesday, Sep 3rd

Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Wednesday, Sep 4th


Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Monday, Sep 9th

This special meeting is cancelled.

 

Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Town Hall

This regular meeting has been rescheduled for Monday, September 16, 2019 at 7:00 pm.

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall
This regular monthly meeting is cancelled due to lack of business.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Tuesday, Sep 10th

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Sprague Public Library

Events for Wednesday, Sep 11th

Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Town Hall Courtroom

 

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Thursday, Sep 12th

Special Town Meetings address concerns which must be addressed by the legislative body of the Town. The legislative body is comprised of the voters, residents and taxpayers of the Town of Sprague.


NOTICE OF SPECIAL TOWN MEETING

OF THE TOWN OF SPRAGUE, CT

CORRECTION


The duly qualified voters of the Town of Sprague, Connecticut and any other

persons entitled to vote upon any of the matters contained in the Notice and Warning,

are hereby notified and warned to meet in a Special Town Meeting at the Sprague Town

Hall 1 Main St., Baltic, CT on September 12, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. for consideration and

action upon the following purposes:

1. Election of a moderator.

2. To adopt the following resolutions:

a. That the Town of Sprague sell to Francis J. and Judith H. Foley, for the

consideration of Thirty- One Thousand, Eight Hundred Eighty Two Dollars ($31,882),

certain real property located off Potash Hill Road and consisting of 29.87 acres, more

or less. Said land is more particularly described as Parcel 'A' on a survey map

prepared by Mattern & Stefon Land Surveyors, LLC, entitled: Property Survey

Prepared for Town of Sprague, Off Potash Hill Road, Sprague, Connecticut, Scale:

1"=100', Date: April 2019, Job I.D. No.: 19-0710. The said property shall be

conveyed by quitclaim deed in form approved by the Town Attorney. The First

Selectman and other proper officers of the Town be, and they hereby are,

authorized, directed and empowered on behalf of the Town to enter into, execute and

deliver such deed, agreements, certificates and other instruments as they may deem

necessary or appropriate to consummate the transaction contemplated by this

resolution.


b. That the Town of Sprague enter into a lease agreement with the

Willimantic Waste Paper Co., Inc., or to its subsidiary, letting certain real property

located off Potash Hill Road and consisting of approximately 25 acres, more or

less, together with improvements thereon. The consideration for the lease shall

be Three Hundred Twenty-Five Thousand Dollars ($325,000.00), payable in full

on or about the date of the execution of the lease. The lease shall permit the

tenant to develop and redevelop the property and all improvements thereon, and

to use the property for commercial and industrial uses, subject to ordinary

municipal regulatory and other governmental approvals. The lease shall provide

for adequate access to the Town's remaining lands, use of the existing water

tower and sewer and rail lines, and contain usual commercial terms and

conditions as are approved by the Town Attorney; in addition, it shall provide that

should the property not be taxable as a leasehold during the term of the lease,

the tenant shall pay to the town semi-annually an amount equivalent to the ad

valorem real estate taxes that would be due were the tenant to own the property.

Said lease shall be for a term of not more than 99 years and contain an option

and right for the tenant to purchase the said property, together with rights

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corresponding to the lease, for $1.00 at any time during the term of the lease

agreement.


c. To accept from the State of Connecticut, and to appropriate as

recommended by the Board of Finance, up to $900,000 in assistance funds, to

be expended in accordance with the conditions required by the State of

Connecticut Office of Policy and Development, and to thereafter reimburse said

amount over a period of time as required by the same Office of Policy and

Development. The First Selectman and other proper officers of the Town be, and

they hereby are, authorized, directed and empowered on behalf of the Town to

negotiate and to enter into, execute and deliver such agreements as they may

deem necessary or appropriate to consummate the transaction contemplated by

this resolution.


4. Adjournment


Board of Selectmen

Catherine A. Osten

Denise M. Dembinski

Cheryl A. Blanchard

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Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Monday, Sep 16th

 This regular meeting is rescheduled from September 9, 2019.

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Tuesday, Sep 17th

This meeting is postponed and rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019 at 6:30 pm.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Wednesday, Sep 18th


Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Town Hall
This is the rescheduled meeting from Sept. 17.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Thursday, Sep 19th

  
See posted meeting Agenda for specific topic(s) of discussion.
 
 
Sample Regular Meeting Agenda
 
  • Public Comment
  • Review and Act on Minutes of Prior Monthly Meeting
  • Review and Discuss Monthly Management Reports
  • ... Other Agenda Items ...
  • First Selectman's Report
  • Old Business Update
  • Public Comment
  • Any other business proper to come before said meeting
  • Adjournment


Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Tuesday, Sep 24th

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Sprague Historical Museum
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall

Events for Monday, Sep 30th

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Town Hall
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