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Final Decision FIC2011-360
In the Matter of a Complaint by
FINAL DECISION
Stamford Professional Fire Fighters Association,
Local 786,
     Complainant
     against
Docket #FIC 2011-360
Mayor, City of Stamford; and City of Stamford,
     Respondents
May 30, 2012

     The above-captioned matter was heard as contested case on January 12, 2012, at which time the complainant and the respondents appeared and presented testimony and argument on the complaint.
     On April 13, 2012, the complainant filed a letter with the Commission stating that: a) the respondents provided numerous records to the complainant on April 11, 2012; b) counsel for the respondents provided the complainant with assurance that the records disclosure was complete to the best of counsel’s knowledge; c) a search will continue and any additional records, which are identified within the scope of the request, will be provided to the complainant. Based upon these representations by counsel to the respondents, as set forth in the complainant’s letter, the complainant also requested that the case be withdrawn.
     The following orders by the Commission are hereby recommended on the basis of the record:
     1. Based on the withdrawal of the complaint, the case is hereby dismissed.
     2. The Commission commends the parties on having reached a settlement that may contribute to resolution of the disputes concerning various Fire Departments in the City of Stamford.
Approved by Order of the Freedom of Information Commission at its special meeting of May 30, 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:
Stamford Professional Fire Fighters
Association, Local 786
c/o Daniel Hunsberger, Esq.
35 Glen Hollow
Monroe, CT  06408
Mayor, City of Stamford; and City of Stamford
c/o Burt Rosenberg, Esq.
Office of Legal Affairs
P.O. Box 10152
Stamford, CT  06904

____________________________
Cynthia A. Cannata
Acting Clerk of the Commission
FIC/2011-360/FD/cac/5/30/2012