Voting details

Seely School Property - Option Agreement

Recommendation:
RESOLUTION TO ENTER INTO AN OPTION TO PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH DON MAR FOR THE WILLIAM SEELY SCHOOL PROPERTY.



WHEREAS, the Town of Groton owns excess buildings and properties that are no longer needed for public uses or that have been acquired through foreclosures due to unpaid taxes; and



WHEREAS, the Town has been marketing the William Seely School property for over a decade; and



WHEREAS, the Town has been working with the selected preferred development team, Don Mar as the purchasing entity, on a proposal for the site; and



WHEREAS, an option to purchase for the eventual purchase of the property has been prepared by the Town Attorney, and is ready to be signed by Don Mar and the Town Manager after authorization by the Town Council, and now therefore be it



RESOLVED, that the Town Council hereby authorizes the Town Manager to enter into an option to purchase agreement with Don Mar for the William Seely School property.
For: 30
  • Karin Adams
  • Shawn Powers
  • Gary Welles
  • Thomas Frickman
  • Clarence Casper
  • Kathy Chase
  • Syma Ebbin
  • James Gustavson
  • Autumn Hanscom
  • Nancy Mello Miller
  • Kate Richards
  • Michael Whitehouse
  • Wilmer Lambert
  • Jennifer Desiller-Fleming
  • Kristen Powers
  • Jill Rusk
  • Jeanne Baker
  • Ian Thomas
  • David Gauthier
  • Eric Ossmann
  • Albert Colon
  • Lauren Gauthier
  • Melinda Cassiere
  • Katrina Fitzgerald
  • Cindy Fortner
  • Bruce Flax
  • Bruce Jones
  • Chase Foster
  • Lynn Crockett-Hubbard
  • Joan Konicki
Against: 2
  • Robert Bailey
  • Lisa Luck
Abstained: 3
  • Beverly Washington
  • Michael Whitney
  • Dane Stevenson
Recused: 0
Absent: 0