Town Board
Town of Oswego
Town Board Meeting Minutes
December 13, 2010
Supervisor: Victoria M. Mullen
Town Board Members: Tim DeSacia, Greg Herrmann, Margaret Mahaney, Daniel Shaver
Attorney to the Board: Stephen C. Greene, Sr.
The meeting of the Oswego Town Board was held on December 13, 2010 at town hall.
Supervisor Mullen opened the meeting at 7:00 PM with the Pledge of Allegiance. Roll call was taken with the following members present:
Supervisor: Victoria Mullen
Councilor: Tim DeSacia
Councilor: Greg Herrmann
Councilor: Margaret Mahaney
Councilor: Dan Shaver
Attorney to the Board: Stephen C. Greene, excused
Town Clerk Report: November fees paid to the supervisor were $1196.74, the total for the month was $2,977.95. I was elected Treasurer of the Oswego County Town Clerk’s Association.

Supervisor's Report: No report this evening.

Public Comment: Town residents Don Dowd and John Geraci had questions and concerns with the town using Mentor Ambulance Service instead of contracting with the City of Oswego. Mr. Zack & Jim Mentor spoke regarding their ambulance service. Legislator Doug Malone asked that item L regarding the ambulance contact be tabled, he also asked about the January organizational meeting.

Resolution 2010-105 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board approves the minutes from the November 8, 2010 Town Board meeting.
Moved by Councilor DeSacia. second Councilor Herrmann all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-106 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board approves the bills on Abstract #12 as follows:
General Fund
Highway Fund
Franklin/Baylis Lighting
Edgebrook Lighting
Sleepy Hollow Sewer District
Ontario Heights Sewer District
Consolidated Water District
$50,467.38
$52,810.83
$ 206.78
$ 123.94
$ 1,001.33
$45,231.33
$26,703.36
v354-v386
v218-v227
v75,v79
v76,v80
v77,81,83,84
v78,v82
v84
Moved by Councilor Mahaney, second Councilor Shaver all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-107 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board authorizes the Supervisor to make the necessary year-end budget modifications to close the 2010 accounts and send the report to the State Comptroller.
Moved by Councilor Herrmann, second Councilor Shaver all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-108 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board establishes the Oswego Town Tax Collector’s change drawer in the amount of $250.00.
Moved by Councilor Mahaney, second Supervisor Mullen all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-109 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board approves the $2.00 fee for second tax notice.
Moved by Councilor Mahaney, second Councilor Herrmann all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-110 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board will hold the final Town Board meeting of the year on Monday, December 27, 2010 at 4:30pm.
Moved by Supervisor Mullen, second Councilor DeSacia all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-111 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board will hold the 2011 Organizational Meeting on Monday, January 10, 2011 at 7:00pm.
Moved by Councilor Shaver, second Councilor Herrmann all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-112 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board will hold a public hearing on January 10, 2011 at 7:05pm to hear all interested parties for or against Local Law 1-2011, a Local Law establishing the position of sole appointed assessor in the Town of Oswego.
Moved by Councilor Herrmann, second Councilor DeSacia all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-113 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board accepts the audit of the Justice Court completed by Councilman Dan Shaver.
Moved by Councilor Herrmann, second Councilor DeSacia all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-114 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board appoints Greg Richardson to the Planning Board for the term expiring 02/2014, and thanks him for his service to the Town of Oswego.
Moved by Councilor Shaver, second Councilor Herrmann all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-115 Be it resolved that the Oswego Town Board sets the new dog license fees for 2011 to spay/neuter $6.00; un-neutered $13.00; purebred $25.00 up to 10 dogs.
Moved by Councilor Mahaney, second Supervisor Mullen all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-116 Be it resolved the Oswego Town Board tables item L regarding the Mentor Ambulance contract.
Moved by Supervisor Mullen, second Councilor DeSacia all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-117 Be it resolved the Oswego Town Board moves into executive session for the purpose of contract negotiations at 7:45 pm.
Moved by Supervisor Mullen, second Councilor DeSacia all ayes motion carried.

Resolution 2010-118 Be it resolved the Oswego Town Board returns form executive session at 8:00 PM.
Moved by Councilor Shaver, second Councilor DeSacia all ayes motion carried.

Motion by Councilor Mahaney, second by Councilor Shaver to close the regular meeting at 8:01 PM all ayes motion carried.

Respectfully submitted,

Theresa A. Cooper, CMC
Oswego Town Clerk
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