Re-Elect Kip Koons, Who Helped the Town Buy Ox Ridge Property, Worked on Building Committees, Helps Keep Taxes Low

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To the editor:

I am writing this letter to support Kip Koons for Selectman. Kip has consistently volunteered his time to make Darien a great place to live. Kip is a person of integrity and has quietly made significant contributions to the town.


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Kip was a member of the Building Committee for the town garage renovation. This was a $6 million project that was delivered one month early and about 9% under budget.

He assisted our first selectman in the negotiations for the town’s purchase of 16 acres from the Ox Ridge Hunt Club.

He now serves as co-chairman of the Building Committee for a new Ox Ridge Elementary School, a project which includes the consolidation of district-wide ELP [Early Learning Program] students into the new facility.

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Kip has been instrumental in keeping taxes low, increasing the quality of our infrastructure and proposing sound budgets.

Please join me in casting a vote for Kip and our Republican selectmen candidates.

—Brent Hayes
Overbrook Lane

Brent Hayes is a former chairman of the Darien Republican Town Committee and a former member of the Representative Town Meeting.

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