January 2, 2020 Minutes

CTAC Meeting Minutes January 2, 2020 

Attending members: 
Peaches Quinn – (New Haven) –  Acting Chair
George Alexander – (Hamden) – Treasurer
Yvonne Manning-Jones  – (New Haven ) – Advisor
Laurel Coleman – (Hamden) – Advisor
Johnes Ruta – (New Haven) – Acting Secretary

Dinner Invitees:
Tad Weinstein, past Chair of this chapter of the Cable Television Advisory Council.
Jennifer Sacco, past member Hamden advisor.

Meeting called to order at 6:30 pm.
Annual Dinner Meeting held at Adrianna’s Restaurant, Grand Avenue, New Haven.

  1. December CTAC Meeting Minutes
    No edits requested.
    Peaches makes Motion to accept as amended. Laurel seconds the Motions. Vote is unanimous.

    2. Old Business

    Vote to contribute funds to Hannah Grey center.

    George Alexander had made Motion in a previous meeting to present the Hannah Gray Senior Center
    with a grant of $2,000, but now wishes to revoke his Motion, as no West Haven senior center
    has yet been considered for a grant.
    Peaches specifies that CTAC has already given a $1,000 grant to Hannah Gray Senior Center in
    New Haven, and $1,000 to the Partnetship Adult Day Care Center in Hamden.

    George now makes a new Motion to make a $1,000 grant to a Senior Center in West Haven, to be

Peaches Quinn says: “We will rise the topic of giving to institutions in 2020. George’s motion
is therefore revisited and amended, to a $2,000 total gift to be divided between New Haven and
Hamden.”   George consents.

Johnes Ruta seconds George’s amended Motion.   The vote is unanimous.

3. Correspondence.
George Alexander reports that there has been no correspondence since the December meeting.

4. Presentation of a gift card to Tad Weinstein, now to be named Chair Emeritus Retired.


Next meeting Wednesday February 5th, 2020, 6:00 at the offices of CTV.
Meeting adjourned: 7:00 PM.

January 2nd, 2020 Minutes respectfully submitted by Johnes Ruta (New Haven)
Acting Secretary.   February 1st, 2020.