On the record – Southington

WHAT: Board of Education meeting Tuesday

PRESENT: Besty Dunn, Steve Gilanyi, Albert Haberstroh, Richard Selep and John Shaffer

The board:

• Approved two contracts dealing with the school complex connecting to the planned waterline from Braceville to West Farmington along state Route 534. Contracts were approved with Artman Engineering Co. at $6,920 for topography surveying of the land and GPD at $5,500 for design and documents for the waterline connection project;

• Accepted 25 to 30 yards of dirt for ballfields from Crossroads Auto Care owner Cody Snyder;

• Approved a two-year contract for maintenance supervisor Joel Polonus for 260 days at $40,770 through July 31, 2020;

• Heard from Pam Houser of the Southington Community Trust that an art show will be 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 21, 22, 28 and 29 at the Chalker Building.

— Bob Coupland