On the record: Liberty
WHAT: Township trustees special meetings July 29 and Wednesday
PRESENT: Devon Stanley, Greg Cizmar and Arnie Clebone
• Hired Christian Toma as a police officer at $22.97 per hour, effective Aug. 15. Officials said his hiring brings the police department roster to 21 officers, which is the most officers in 25 years. Toma, who has 11 years in law enforcement, has worked with Weathersfield police and TAG Drug Task Force;
• Approved a memorandum of understanding with Teamsters Local 377 to adjust wages of road department employees. Bill Haas will be moved to the three-year rate on the wage scale at $19.18 per hour, and Raymond Manna moved to the two-year rate at $18.06 per hour;
• Hired Robert Pace as a full-time road department worker effective Aug. 15 at $15.80 per hour; Kaitlyn Mason as a part-time firefighter / paramedic at $16 per hour with no benefits; and Nicholas Foard as part-time firefighter / emergency medical technician at $14 per hour with no benefits;
• Accepted the resignations of Zachary Holmes, a part-time firefighter, effective Aug. 2 because he is unable to fulfill schedule obligations; Madison Kelly, part-time firefighter effective Aug. 9; and Justin Neff, a full-time firefighter / emergency medical technician, effective Aug. 11, as he will continue with the fire department part-time.