MONTVILLE TOWNSHIP DRUG AWARENESS COUNCIL /
MUNICIPAL ALLIANCE COMMITTEE
Minutes of February 22,
Meeting Called to Order: by Chair B. Fucetola at 7:34 p.m.
Members in Attendance: K. Fisher, A. Angione, L. Blecker, L. Connelly, J. Daughtry,
M. Duddy, B. Fucetola, J. Giudice, G. Mandel, E. Oxild, D.
Peterson, K. Sandham, J. Witty, and C. Ziolkowski
Members Absent: L. Blecker, N. Mertz, C. Porreca and M. Witty
Liaisons in Attendance: S.Gallopo (TC) and K. Goodwin (MTHS
Liaisons Absent: M. Palma (BOE), K. McCorkle (Lazar SAC)
GUEST(S): Mary Vineis (Coordinator of Prevention
Services for New Bridge Services)
Ms. Vineis summarized and circulated a pamphlet outlining
the various services/programs available for both parents and students through
New Bridge Services.
MINUTES: from January 25, 2012 meeting were approved by
dated 2/14/12 to Chief Cook regarding future replacement of Police Canine Thor.
SUB COMMITTEE REPORTS:
Ahead (Project Graduation) – Chair J. Daughtry reported the first meeting
place on Monday, February 13 to
delegate tasks to committee members.
Letters to the
High School parents are being mailed
out the week of March 5. Next meeting
place Monday, March 12 at 7:30pm at
the Youth Center.
Project Promotion – no report
Publicity – no report
Dances – next dance is Friday, March 2
from 7pm to 9:30pm at the Lazar
Educational Programs – B. Fucetola
stated that DAC should take advantage of programs
offered by New Bridge.
Meetings - B. Fucetola requesting M. Witty to send out a reminder to
committee members to schedule their
next sub-committee meetings at 7pm (prior to the
DAC meeting at 7:30pm on March 28).
FINANCIAL REPORT: N. Mertz absent, no report.
REPORT: C. Ziolkowski distributed
and summarized the Youth
Center activities report for
DAC Grant Report
REACH – classroom visits
Dome hockey game for the Youth Center
has been ordered and anticipating delivery by the beginning of March
TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE – Scott Galloppo had
no information relative to DAC
REPORT – D. Peterson had no update
since the month of February has not
B.O.E. REPORT – Liaison Palma absent, no report.
S.A.C. REPORT - K. Goodwin working on a
spring date for Jesse’s Journey since the
assembly is done in two
sessions. She will also assist C.
Ziolkowski to create some
OTHER PROGRAMS – J. Daughtry stated the
“Simon Sez” program might need a price
adjustment since the approval was
not to exceed $5,000. He is currently working
dates for the show.
By Laws –
were reviewed and need to be updated as discussed.
Breathalyzer at the High School – J.
Witty stated the new administration wants to make
the HS safe for all school
activities, so a request is being made to purchase a 2nd unit.
The unit cost is $545.00 plus 500
straws for $15, plus $29.45 for shipping.
requested expenditure was put into
a motion made by K. Fisher, seconded by M. Duddy
not to exceed $800. All in favor by voice vote.
There being no further business to discuss on a motion made
by G. Mandel, seconded by A. Angione, the meeting adjourned at 8:54pm. All in favor by voice vote.
Alicia Angione, Recording Secretary
Maryann Witty, Corresponding Secretary
Friday, May 18
from 7pm to 9:30pm
Lazar Middle School
(the April 27 dance
was canceled due to a 5th grade
school event being
held at the Lazar
Wednesdays, March 28,
April 25, May 23, June 13,
September 12, October
24, November 28, December 12
7:30pm at the Youth Center