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Final Decision FIC2014-272
In the Matter of a Complaint by
FINAL DECISION
Dawn Cantafio,
     Complainant
     against
Docket #FIC 2014-272
Chairman, Board of Education,
Trumbull Public Schools; and
Board of Education, Trumbull
Public Schools,
     Respondents
February 11, 2015

     The above-captioned matter was scheduled for a hearing as a contested case on October 29, 2014, at which time both the complainant and respondents appeared.  Following a preliminary introduction of the case and review of the hearing procedures on the record, the parties agreed to hold an off the record settlement conference without the presence of the hearing officer.  After the settlement conference, the complainant and the respondents informed the Commission that they had reached a possible settlement of the complaint in this matter.  The parties also informed the Commission that if the settlement conditions were met, the complainant would withdraw her complaint.  The hearing was continued. 
     A second hearing was scheduled for January 8, 2015.  However, by letter received and filed on December 9, 2014, the complainant notified the Commission that she wished to withdraw her complaint.  The Commission takes administrative notice of such withdrawal.
     The following order by the Commission is hereby recommended on the basis of the record concerning the above-captioned complaint:
     1.  Based on the withdrawal of the complaint, the case is hereby dismissed.
Approved by Order of the Freedom of Information Commission at its regular meeting of February 11, 2015.
__________________________
Cynthia A. Cannata
Acting Clerk of the Commission

PURSUANT TO SECTION 4-180(c), G.S., THE FOLLOWING ARE THE NAMES OF EACH PARTY AND THE MOST RECENT MAILING ADDRESS, PROVIDED TO THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION COMMISSION, OF THE PARTIES OR THEIR AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE.
THE PARTIES TO THIS CONTESTED CASE ARE:
Dawn Cantafio
c/o Daniel Schopick, Esq.
Attorney at Law
572 White Plains Road
Trumbull, CT  06611
Chairman, Board of Education, Trumbull Public Schools;
and Board of Education, Trumbull Public Schools
c/o Floyd J. Dugas, Esq.
Berchem, Moses & Devlin, P.C.
75 Broad Street
Milford, CT  06460
____________________________
Cynthia A. Cannata
Acting Clerk of the Commission

FIC/2014-272/FD/cac/2/11/2015