Sandy Litvack

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Litvack: Shock and Horror over “Douche” Comment are Politically Motivated

“They want a pound of flesh—they want her punished and the punishment they have decreed is for her to resign from the RTM. Even more troubling than the public campaign seeking retribution, is the ‘underground’ campaign that has arisen. Anonymous letters and emails have been sent to her labeling her ‘filth’ and calling for her to move from Greenwich.” – Greenwich Selectman, Sandy Litvack Continue Reading →

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Letter: Greenwich Democrats Are Charged up for November

“Democrats from Greenwich would be so novel we would command attention! In addition however, all the candidates are serious-minded people running on positive policy platforms…What’s not to like? This is a platform that appeals to all Democrats and large swathes of unaffiliated voters. In fairness our Republican friends share some of these objectives too. But decades of sending Republicans to Hartford hasn’t cured any of our ills.” – John Blankley Continue Reading →

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Selectmen Decline to Pursue Litigation over GHS Stadium Lights; Eyes Turn to Developing Havemeyer Field

“We should work with the BOE to make Havemeyer field a signature field for football and playoffs. It ties nicely to the downtown. You can illuminate it and I don’t believe there’s limitations on that. It will bring people into our downtown which would help our local economy.” – Peter Tesei Continue Reading →

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P&Z Folds on Proposed 30% Increase in FAR for Schools

The amendment, had it gone through, would have given relief to schools that are maxed out on their FAR, including Greenwich High School and Greenwich Academy who have been purchasing adjacent homes to their campus in order to expand their FAR. Continue Reading →

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Greenwich Housing Authority Seeks MI for New 51-Unit Senior/Disabled Building at McKinney Terrace

The June 27 Board of Selectmen agenda included a request from Greenwich’s Housing Authority for Municipal Improvement (MI) for 51 units of senior and disabled housing to be added to the McKinney Terrace at the former Byram School. To qualify a person must be at least 62 and earn no more than $48,000. Continue Reading →

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Litvack: Plea to keep families together should be non-political

“While it is true that I am a Democrat, it is also true that if anything can be non-political and simply moral, it ought to be the plea to keep families together, to not separate parents from their kids and to afford everyone within our borders due process of law.” – Sandy Litvack, Greenwich Selectman Continue Reading →

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Letter: I wonder where current elected officials stand on national issues

“Our only hope is you, me, us, standing together – becoming informed and voting – for what is decent and fair for all. The 2018 election, although not Presidential, is crucial.” – Monica Prihoda, RTM Old Greenwich District 6 Continue Reading →

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Former Parking Services Director Sues Greenwich; Cites Harassment, Blocked Attempts to Implement Audit Recommendations

Rita Azrelyant at her desk in the Parking Service Dept in June 2014, shortly after being hired

Rita Azrelyant said her attempts to implement recommendations from a 2014 internal audit were “frustrated and blocked” by First Selectman Peter Tesei and Town Administrator, Ben Branyan, and that Branyan harassed her and degraded her in front of her staff. Continue Reading →

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