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Final Decision FIC2011-316
In the Matter of a Complaint by
FINAL DECISION
Ronald Goodmaster and the
Seymour Police Union Local 564,
Council 15, AFSCME, AFL-CIO,
     Complainants
     against
Docket #FIC 2011-316
Board of Police Commissioners,
Town of Seymour,
     Respondent
May 9, 2012

The above-captioned matter was heard as a contested case on January 10, 2012, at which time the complainants and the respondent appeared, stipulated to certain facts and presented testimony, exhibits and argument on the complaint. 
After the hearing on this matter, a Report of the Hearing Officer dated March 14, 2012 was issued on March 15, 2012.  However, by a letter received by the Commission on March 28, 2012, the complainants withdrew the above-captioned complaint.  Consequently, the March 14, 2012 Report of Hearing Officer was withdrawn and this April 10, 2012 Report of Hearing Officer is issued in lieu thereof.
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 May 9, 2012.

__________________________
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:
Ronald Goodmaster and the
Seymour Police Union Local 564,
Council 15, AFSCME, AFL-CIO,
c/o Richard Gudis, Esq.
Seymour Police Union Local #564
700 West Johnson Avenue
Cheshire, CT  06475
Board of Police Commissioners,
Town of Seymour,
c/o Richard J. Buturla, Esq. and
Warren L. Holcomb, Esq.
Berchem, Moses & Devlin, PC
75 Broad Street
Milford, CT  06460
____________________________
Cynthia A. Cannata
Acting Clerk of the Commission
FIC/2011-316/FD/cac/5/9/2012