12/14 Permanent Memorial Commission

  • Permanent Memorial Commission Pursuing Site In Corner Of High Meadow

    After working closely with Deputy Director of Planning & Land Use Rob Sibley and making a courtesy visit to share details with the Newtown Conservation Commission November 9, the Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission told The Newtown Bee this week that a three- to four-acre-site tucked into a corner of the High Meadow at Fairfield Hills provides the optimal location for a 12/14 memorial.

  • Permanent 12/14 Memorial Commission Charge Finalized, Appointments Imminent

    Following a few minutes of discussion and tweaking the fine points of its language, the Board of Selectmen this week completed the charge to its soon-to-be-seated Permanent Memorial Commission.

    First Selectman Pat Llodra and Selectmen Will Rodgers and James Gaston, Sr decided Wednesday evening that instead of mandating a routine for the commission to regularly report to the board, the panel should be available to appear when and if the selectmen required an update to its efforts.

    The commission's charge is as follows: