Pledge of Allegiance
2. Roll Call
3. Town Clerk’s Report
a. Resolution # _____. Be it resolved that the Oswego
town Board approves the minutes as presented by the Town Clerk. Moved
by _________. Seconded by _________.
b . Resolution # _____. Be it resolved that the Oswego
Town Board approves the audit of the bills and authorizes payment of same
by the Supervisor. Moved by _______. Seconded by ________.
4. Supervisor’s Report
5. Public Comment
6. Unfinished Business
7. New Business
a. Resolution # _______. Be it resolved that the Oswego
Town Board approves the following modifications to the 2000 General Budget:
i. Transfer $431.00 from A1990.4 (Contingent Account) to A4540.4
(Ambulance-Contractual). Moved by ___________. Seconded by _________.
ii. Transfer $64.51 from A1990.4 (Contingent Account) to A1220.4 (Supervisor-
Contractual). Moved by ___________. Seconded by
b. Resolution # _____. Be it resolved that the Oswego
Town Board authorizes the Supervisor to enter into an agreement with Crawford
& Stearns in conjunction with repairs to the Community Center. (Attachment
A). Be It Further Resolved that costs associated with said agreement shall
not exceed Three Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($3500.00) Moved by ____________.
Seconded by _______________.
c. Resolution # ________. Whereas it is illegal to pay
for benefits which have not been established, and whereas it is also illegal
to pay an employee for unused sick time and vacation time unless the employee
ends employment with the Town and whereas former Supervisor Fred Lockwood
has raised questions involving possible criminal activity, Therefore Be
It Resolved that the Attorney to the Town is directed to conduct an investigation
of the payment of $6,174.00 to Leon Carter in the fall of 1997. Be It
Further Resolved that a report of the investigation shall be made at the
next Town Board Meeting, and shall include but shall not be limited to:
the method of payment, payroll authorization, rate of compensation, and
the execution of payment without the knowledge of the Town Supervisor.
Moved by ________. Seconded by _________________.
d. Resolution # ______. Whereas it is often difficult
for Town Residents to find the time to attend Town Board meetings, and
Whereas the Town Board wishes to make its proceedings as accessible as
possible, Therefore Be It Resolved That The Oswego Town Board authorizes
the Supervisor to take steps to have Board Meetings and workshops videotaped.
Be It Further Resolved That The Oswego Town Board authorizes the Supervisor
to arrange for broadcast of the videotapes. Be It Further Resolved that
the Supervisor shall not expend more than $100 per month to accomplish
such broadcast. Moved by Supervisor Tyrie. Seconded by _____________.
e. Resolution # ____. Whereas the Oswego Town Board has
a legal right to be informed of accidents involving Town vehicles and
whereas Town Highway Superintendent Leon Carter has failed to report such
incidents, Therefore Be It Resolved that the Highway Superintendent is
directed to report at the next regular meeting of the Town Board the circumstances
involving his accident on January 29, 2000. Be It Further Resolved that
such report shall include, but not be limited to the reasons for his failure
to notify the Town Board of an accident and an explanation of the Press
Report that a claim was filed with the Town. Be it Further Resolved that
the Board directs the Highway Superintendent to report any additional
incidents not previously reported to the Town Board. Moved by ______________.
Seconded by _____________.
f. Resolution # ________. Authorizing Steven Greene,
Town Attorney, to proceed formally with the collection of all expenses
born by the Town of Oswego and incurred in connection with the solicitation
of contributions for the purchase of the Nunzi property. Moved by Councilor
Tierney. Seconded by _________.
g. Resolution # ________. Be it resolved that The Oswego
Town Board authorizes the Attorney to the Town Board to investigate the
circumstances surrounding the solicitation of funds by the Recreation
Committee. Be it Further Resolved that contributions which are found have
been improperly solicited shall be returned to the appropriate donors.
Be it Further Resolved that the Attorney to the Town Board shall seek
to recover all Town funds used during such solicitation. Moved by ________.
Seconded by ____________.
h. Resolution # __________. Whereas the Town of Oswego
has an opportunity to receive a grant for fifty percent of the cost of
the Nunzi's Property and Whereas acceptance of said grant would strengthen
Town efforts to raise funds from sources, and Whereas acceptance of the
conditions of the grant from the Land and Water Conservation Fund does
not obligate the Town to purchase the Nunzi's Property, Therefore Be It
Resolved That The Oswego Town Board authorizes the Supervisor to take
steps to formally accept the Terms of the Grant. Be It Further Resolved
That The Oswego Town Board authorizes the Supervisor to pursue grant funding
for the remainder of the purchase. Moved by Supervisor Tyrie. Seconded
# ______. Whereas the Oswego Town Board wishes to encourage Town
Residents who, by their actions, demonstrate the ideals of selflessness
and concern for neighbors, and Whereas the Oswego Town Board Further wishes
to recognize actions which are heroic in nature, Be it Resolved the Oswego
Town Board applauds CJ Woodworth who on the evening of June 15, 2000 when
he saw Samuel Oleyourrek swept by rushing water into a culvert, acted
swiftly and effectively to free the young boy, thereby saving his life.
Moved by ___________. Seconded by _________.
j. Resolution # ______. Be it resolved that the Oswego
Town Board shall hold a public hearing on Proposed Local Law 1-2000 at
7:05 PM on August 14, 2000 at Southwest Community Center. Moved by __________.
Seconded by _______________.
k. Resolution # ________. Be it resolved that The Oswego
Town Board authorizes Christine Spanfelner to conduct Dog Obedience Classes
in the Highway Garage. Be it further resolved that Oswego Town residents
shall pay a reduced fee for enrollment in said classes. Be it further
resolved Mrs. Spanfelner shall pay a fee of $40.00 per month for use of
Town Facilities. Moved by ____________. Seconded by __________.
l. Resolution # ______. Be it resolved that The Oswego
Town Board authorizes the refund of the $150. Building permit fee to Barbara
Constanza. Moved by ____________. Seconded by ____________.
8. Public Comment