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Veterans Affairs

The Commission on Veterans' Affairs shall advise the Town Council and Town Manager on matters of concern to veterans and their families and on measures the Town Council and Town Manager can undertake to better serve the needs of veterans and their families. The commission shall endeavor to increase awareness among veterans as to the benefits for which they may be eligible. The commission shall keep records of its meetings and activities and shall, at least annually, report to the Town Council on its activities. The Commission on Veterans' Affairs is also responsible for the annual Memorial Day Parade.

There are 9 members on the commission who serve a 3-year term. The commission shall meet at least quarter annually and at such other times as the commission shall determine.

COMMISSION ON VETERANS’ AFFAIRS (9 Members, three shall serve until December 31, 2008; three shall serve until December 31, 2009; and three shall serve until December 31, 2010.  Thereafter, each succeeding member shall be appointed for a term of three-years Code Sec. 5-117)

NAME ADDRESS PHONE #, FAX # TERM APPOINTED TERM ENDING
Colliton, Kenneth,
Chair
8 Stoner Drive, 06107
Email
H561-0890
1
2
06-24-2008
12-09-2008
01-10-2012
12-31-2008
12-31-2011
12-31-2015
Vacancy           
Mayer, Charles

108 Seymour Avenue

Email

C914-844-7613 1 4-20-2015 12-31-2017
Rixon, John 55 Webster Hill Blvd., 06107
Email
H561-1731

1

2

8-12-2008

03-24-2015

12-31-2009

12-31-2015

Fournier, Janet 398 Oakwood Avenue, 06110
Email
H232-8929 1
2
10-25-2011
11-25-2014
12-31-2014
12-31-2017
Josiah, Lawrence K. 14 Dodge Drive, 06107 H206-4537 1
2    
05-22-2012
06-14-2016

12-31-2015
12-31-2018

Glover, Paul 648 Fern Street, 06107
Email
H521-7953 1 08-12-2008 12-31-2010
Wieczorek, Michael 

50 Ballard Drive, 06119

Email

C883-4483 1 05-26-2015 12-31-2017
Sheehan, Garrett 40 Montclair Drive, 06107
Email
203-848-4354 1 01-24-2017 12-31-2019

Revised 1/25/17

Council Liaison, Minority Leader Denise Hall