Posts For Category: "executive sessions"

Westbrook Settles, Ehlert Withdraws FOI Complaint – Zip06

02/09/16 – By Becky Coffey In a settlement agreement dated Jan. 27, the Town of Westbrook acknowledged several facts and in response, former selectman Chris Ehlert agreed to withdraw three Freedom of Information Act complaints he filed. Ehlert filed the complaints with the Connecticut Freedom of Information Commission (FOIC) against the Town of Westbrook and […]

Failing An FOI Pop Quiz – The Newton Bee

Connecticut’s Freedom of Information Act has been on the books for nearly 40 years. A couple of generations of public servants have been operating under its provisions. Yet after decades of illumination by the state’s Sunshine Laws, our elected and appointed representatives in government continue to wander into the shadows, where they stumble over provisions […]