On the record – Johnston

WHAT: Township trustee meeting Monday

PRESENT: Davis Denman, Dominic Marchese and James Carnes


• Are having Hartford fiscal officer Kristina Wilson assist new fiscal officer Sharon Carlson in familiarizing her with the duties of the position. Marchese said they will reimburse Wilson for the hours she provides help in Johnston. Carlson replaces John Moran, who died this summer. Moran had previously assisted Wilson when she became the new fiscal officer in Hartford;

• Heard from Marchese the county engineer’s office will use new equipment that blends road grindings and other materials for chipping and sealing roads. Work will be done on Dunbar Court. Marchese said the road is a test for the new equipment with other townships to see how it works;

• Announced the group looking to form a new historical society will hold an open house 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 5 at the old town hall.