Posts For Category: "Wallingford Center Inc"

FOI hearing officer: Wallingford Center Inc. is a public agency; organization won’t appeal –

WALLINGFORD — Wallingford Center Inc. will not appeal a proposed decision by the state Freedom of Information Commission thats finds the organization is a public agency and subject to the Freedom of Information Act. “We will comply with the decision,” WCI President Steven Lazarus said Wednesday. “… Frankly, the process has been a distraction to doing the work that is […]

Column: FOI complaint pits Wallingford non profit against town councilor –

Glenn Richter’s March 8 R-J “Perspective” column begins by using his Duck Test: “If it looks, walks and quacks like a duck, it must be a duck.” But apparently, his real duck test has to be: ducks are birds; some ducks are white; so, therefore, all white birds are ducks. That had to be what he really meant to make […]

Column: Why the cloak of secrecy? –

If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, it is, for all intents and purposes, a duck. That’s the Duck Test, which is being applied right now at both the local and state levels. In Wallingford, Town Councilor Craig Fishbein has asked the state Freedom of Information Commission […]

FOI commission to make decision soon on Wallingford Center Inc. complaint –

By Eric Vo Record-Journal staff WALLINGFORD — The state Freedom of Information Commission is expected to decide whether Wallingford Center Inc. is a public entity — and therefore covered by the Freedom of Information Act — within the next month and a half. Republican Town Councilor Craig Fishbein filed a complaint with the commission in April […]