March 27, 2014 Meeting

3-27-14 | Agenda and Minutes


1. GPS/AVL system
2. Finances
3. Law suit
4. 95/7 Development
5. Personnel Reviews
6. Westport Service Study
7. City Budget
8. Other business
9. Adjournment

MEETING | Minutes

Attending: Andrew Glickson, Sheldon Miller, Louis Schulman

The meeting was called to order at 9:30 A.M.

Mr. Schulman provided an update on the GPS/AVL system. He said that he signed the contract with Avail Technologies, Inc. yesterday.

Mr. Schulman reported that the District has billed, against it capital grants, about $36,000 for staff time attributable to the Pulse Point and ITS grants. These funds will go back into the District’s operating account.

Mr. Schulman indicated that he met, earlier in the week, with a representative of the company that now owns the 95/7 property. They discussed the provision of shuttle services.

Mr. Schulman said that all non-union staff reviews will be completed before the end of the week. The reviews will be the basis for determining salary increases retroactive to July 1, 2013.

Mr. Schulman reviewed the findings presented at a recent meeting in Westport of the Westport service review being conducted under the auspices of SWRPA.

Mr. Schulman attended the Norwalk budget hearing last week. As of now the District’s increase from the City stands at 2%.

Mr. Schulman said that the District is purchasing two 40 foot buses off the State contract to replace two vehicles used for Coastal Link service that are reaching the end of their useful lives. The vehicles should arrive within the next twelve months.  

The meeting was adjourned at 10:20 A.M.