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Karen Wackerman elected Fairfield RTM moderator

December 10, 2019 |

Wackerman, who has served on the RTM since 2015, replaces Phil Pires as moderator. Pires, a Democrat from District 4, did not seek re-election in November.

Pires elected to lead new class of RTM

November 30, 2017 |

On Monday night, Democrat Phil Pires took over the RTM as the new moderator. ... Phil Pires, D-4, was elected to serve as moderator of the Representative Town Meeting Monday. ... He and the newly-elected ...

Fairfield RTM meeting finds support for plastic bag ban

May 3, 2019 |

According to RTM Moderator Phil Pires, the legislative body will continue to discuss the ordinance at its May 20 and 28 meetings.

RTM approves Sherman School work

April 26, 2018 |

Moderator Phil Pires led the Representative Town Meeting through a brisk-oaced, 10-minute meeting Monday night.

RTM eyeing plastic bag ban

January 17, 2019 |

According to RTM moderator Phil Pires, the proposal was discussed in October and December in the Legislation and Administration Committee, though it has not passed a committee vote. Discussion of the ordinance ...

Fairfield plastic bag ban makes its way toward vote

April 11, 2019 |

According to RTM Moderator Phil Pires, the legislative body will discuss the ordinance at the April 22 and 29 meetings. ... "Public comment will be received at the April 29 and May 28 meetings," Pires said.

Fairfield considers fund to spur affordable housing

December 14, 2017 |

Other sponsors of the ordinance include Moderator Phil Pires, D-4.

H. Smith Richardson clubhouse gets design money

March 1, 2018 |

We would like to have a voice in that process in terms of options." greilly@ctpost.com Representative Town Meeting Moderator Phil Pires led the body through a quick meeting Monday night, where capital projects ...

Letter: GOP to Fairfield: Politics more important than people

May 21, 2016

Concerns expressed by Democrats, including BOF member John Mitola and RTM minority leader Phil Pires, that anticipated state cuts would likely impact Fairfield's budget - and that a postponement was necessary - were ignored.

Letter: RTM GOP budget vote defended against 'name calling'

May 21, 2016

I thank my colleagues from across the aisle, including Minority Leader Phil Pires, Deputy Minority Leader Julie Gottlieb and the entire Democratic caucus for joining with us to fully support this year's town and education budget.

To do business, or not to do business, was the question

December 2, 2016 |

Phil Pires, D-4, wanted to remove that asterisk, and made a motion to do just that. "It's a change in our practice," Pires said, and limits them. ... "We're smart enough to make decisions," said Peter Ambrose, ...

Letter: Dean should direct budget vote criticism at self

May 23, 2016

If you have the opportunity to watch the RTM budget meeting on FairTV, you will see that, outside of Minority Leader Phil Pires, not one member of the Democratic caucus provided any commentary on the budget.

Letter: Georgiadis' campaign claims overstate the record

April 8, 2016

During my time on the RTM, I have worked hand-in-hand with a number of my Democratic colleagues, including Minority Leader Phil Pires, Deputy Minority Leader Julie Gottlieb and Legislation and Administration member Josh Garskof.

Election 2017: A look at attendance records of RTM members seeking reelection

September 15, 2017 |

So far, seven RTM members seeking re-election have been in attendance at every meeting: Moderator Pam Iacono, R-8; Bill Gerber, D-2; Jennifer Hochberg, D-4; Phil Pires, D-4; Pamela Jones, D-6; Jill Vergara, D-7, and Christine Messina, R-8.

Officers re-elected: Flynn at finance, Iacono at RTM

December 2, 2015 |

Republicans elected Tom McCarthy as majority leader and Michael Herley as deputy majority leader, while the Democrats' minority leader is Phil Pires and his deputy is Julie Gottlieb.

Letters to the Editor: Political talk should be seen as critical

May 20, 2018

Karen Wackerman Fairfield RTM majority leader Phil Pires Fairfield RTM moderator Jill Vergara Fairfield RTM deputy majority leader News

RTM adopts Fairfield's budget

May 2, 2017 |

Democrats voted against the total amended budget as well, and, Minority Leader Phil Pires, D-4, said, did so as a "protest to the fiscally irresponsible policies implemented by the Republican caucus tonight." ...

Questions about changes to new redistricting plan delay RTM vote

November 25, 2014 |

"This is what we felt was best for the town," committee member Phil Pires said. ... Pires and fellow committee member Chris Tymniak said the panel is more than willing to listen to suggested amendments. ...

Effort to block downsizing of RTM falls short

December 16, 2014 |

According to Redistricting Committee member Phil Pires, D-7, every representative is in a "new" district because the voting map was re-numbered.

RTM's new redistricting panel avoiding boundary battles -- so far

July 29, 2014 |

Members of the Representative Town Meeting Redistricting Committee, from left, Phil Pires, Chris Tymniak, Chairman Pam Iacono and Allen Marks, look over a draft redistrict map at a meeting Monday.