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Final Decision FIC2014-928
In the Matter of a Complaint by
FINAL DECISION
Linda LaCasse,
     Complainant
     against
Docket #FIC 2014-928
David Pinney, Chairman, Housing
Authority, Town of Somers; Mary
Lou Hastings, Member, Housing
Authority, Town of Somers; Robert
Landry, Member, Housing Authority,
Town of Somers; Elly Lally, Member,
Housing Authority, Town of Somers;
Brooke Hawkins, Member, Housing
Authority, Town of Somers; Fran
Little, Member, Housing Authority,
Town of Somers; Harvey Edelstein,
Member, Housing Authority, Town
of Somers; and Housing Authority,
Town of Somers,
     Respondents
August 12, 2015

     The above-captioned matter was scheduled to be heard as a contested case on June 12, 2015 at 1:00 P.M, at which time the respondents and their counsel appeared, but the complainant did not appear to prosecute the case.
     The hearing officer notes that Attorney Carl T. Landolina, counsel for the respondents, appeared at the hearing with the Chairman of the Somers Housing Authority, David Pinney.  It is further noted that counsel represented that, prior to the scheduled hearing, he had spent considerable time reviewing the administrative record, speaking to the respondents, and preparing his witness for the contested case hearing.
     The following order by the Commission is hereby recommended on the basis of the record concerning the above-captioned complaint:
     1.  The complaint is hereby dismissed.
Approved by Order of the Freedom of Information Commission at its regular meeting of August 12, 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:
Linda LaCasse
87 Main Street
Somers, CT  06071
David Pinney, Chairman, Housing Authority, Town of Somers; Mary
Lou Hastings, Member, Housing Authority, Town of Somers; Robert
Landry, Member, Housing Authority, Town of Somers; Elly Lally, Member,
Housing Authority, Town of Somers; Brooke Hawkins, Member, Housing
Authority, Town of Somers; Fran Little, Member, Housing Authority,
Town of Somers; Harvey Edelstein, Member, Housing Authority, Town
of Somers; and Housing Authority, Town of Somers,
c/o Carl T. Landolina, Esq.
Fahey & Landolina, Attorneys LLC
487 Spring Street
Windsor Locks, CT  06096

____________________________
Cynthia A. Cannata
Acting Clerk of the Commission

FIC/2014-928/FD/cac/8/12/2015