Minutes

August 22, 2017

                                        

At the regular meeting of the Town Board of the Town of Newcomb, Essex County, N.Y., held at the Town Hall, Newcomb, N.Y., on the 22nd of August 2017 at 7:00 P. M., the following Board Members were present:

 

                                       Robin Deloria                Dept. Supervisor

                                       Paul Hai                        Councilman

                                       Donald Bott                  Councilman

                                       Joe Novak                     Councilman

                                       David Olbert                 Councilman

                                      

Others present: Tom Scrodin, Joan Burke, Marsha Chase, Lana Fennessy and Mary Pound.  Absent: Wes Miga.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Bott to approve the minutes of the August 8, 2017 meeting.  Seconded by Councilman Olbert and carried.  

 

Motion was made by Councilman Bott to approve the General Fund Abstract #16 in the amount of $32014.97.  Seconded by Councilman Novak and carried.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Bott to approve the Highway Fund Abstract #16

in the amount of $18779.05.  Seconded by Councilman Hai and carried.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Novak to approve the Water Fund Abstract #8 in the amount of $1081.27.  Seconded by Councilman Bott and carried.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Olbert to approve the Sewer Fund Abstract #8 in the amount of $1034.17.   Seconded by Councilman Novak and carried.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Novak to approve the Capitol Projects #10 Water Abstract #11 in the amount of $27252.36.  Seconded by Councilman Hai and carried.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Novak to approve the Capital Projects #4 Abstract #2 in the amount of $9900.00.  Seconded by Councilman Hai and carried.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Olbert to approve the Capital Projects #5 Abstract #9 in the amount of $5579.99.  Seconded by Councilman Hai and carried.

 

Tom Scrodin talked with the Board about the Town of Newcomb hosting a “Primitive Biathalon.”  This would involve snowshoes, and muskets with shooting stations.  This would require about 12 volunteers and food vendors.  He will send the Board more information for them to look over.

 

September meeting dates are tentatively set for September 12 and 26th.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Bott to approve the purchase of two new mowers from Falls Farm and Garden for the Maintenance crew.  Seconded by Councilman Novak and carried.

 

Councilman Novak is still working on quotes for the new golf carts from Yamaha and Club Cart.

 

The Hudson River Valley Corridor Grant program currently does not include Essex County.  Councilman Hai will talk with Senator Little and Congressman Stec.

 

Motion was made by Councilman Bott to adjourn.  Seconded by Councilman Novak and carried at 7:35 pm. 

 

 

                                                             Respectfully submitted______________________