Lease might be needed on Mitchelltown for repairwork


SHARON — The Board of Selectmen held a special meetingon Friday, Aug. 5, to discuss repairs to the Mitchelltown Road bridge — and the possible need to lease land along Mitchelltown Road to store equipment.

First Selectman Robert Loucks tried to recuse himself at the beginning of the meeting, saying there is a possible conflict of interest because he owns property on Mitchelltown Road.

The other two selectmen (John Mathews and Meg Szalewicz) told Loucks they’d prefer to have him take part in the discussion.

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