Town of Oswego
Supervisor: Victoria M. Mullen
The meeting of the Oswego Town Board was held on June 10, 2013 at the town hall. Supervisor Mullen opened the meeting at 7:00 PM with the Pledge of Allegiance.
Town Clerk's Report: See Town Clerk’s Page
Supervisor's Report: See Supervisor’s Page
Historian’s Report: See Historian’s Page
Public Comment: None
Resolution 2013-68 Approval of Minutes and Reports
Resolution 2013-69 Audit of Claims
Resolution 2013-70 Assessor re-appointment
Resolved the Oswego Town Board reappoints Richard Hogan to the position of Sole Assessor, the new term commencing on October 1, 2013 through September 30, 2019, to comply with the new Real Property Tax Law 310.
Resolution 2013-71 Yard sale Advertisement
Resolution 2013-72 General Municipal Law § 53
WHEREAS General Municipal Law, §53 requires towns to file a certificate with the Secretary of State designating the Secretary of State as an agent for service of a notice of claim; and
WHEREAS, General Municipal Law, §53 requires the certificate to include the applicable time limit for filing the notice of claim and the name, post office address and electronic mail address, if available, of an officer, person, for the transmittal of notices of claim served upon the Secretary as the town's agent; and
WHEREAS, pursuant to General Municipal Law, §53-e (1) (a), the applicable time limit for the filing of a notice of claim upon a town is 90 days after the claim arises, or in the case of a wrongful death action, 90 days from the appointment of a representative of the decedent's estate:
Now therefore Be It RESOLVED, that the Town Board of the Town of Oswego, County of Oswego designates Theresa A. Cooper, in her capacity as Town Clerk of Town of Oswego, to receive notices of claims served upon the Secretary of State by mail at 2320 County Route 7, Oswego, NY 13126 and email at email@example.com.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Town Board hereby directs the Town Clerk to file the required certificate with the Secretary of State informing him or her of the town's designation and applicable time limitation for filing a notice of claim with the town on or before July 14, 2013.
Resolution 2013-73 Ambulance Service Certificate
AUTHORIZING THE NYS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SERVICES
WHEREAS, the Town Board for the Town of Oswego adopted a resolution on or about February 11, 2013 authorizing the investigation into the status of the Ambulance Service Certificate issued to the City of Oswego Fire Department dated October 2, 2012; and
WHEREAS, the Town of Oswego has contracted with Oswego County Ambulance Service, Inc. and no longer desires to receive contracted ambulance service from the City of Oswego; and
WHEREAS, the New York State Department of Health, Emergency Medical Services Bureau has determined that the City of Oswego's Ambulance Service Certificate is in need of modification based upon the expiration of the contract with the Town of Oswego.
NOW, THEREFORE, upon motion made by Supervisor Mullen and seconded by Town Councilmember Richard Tesoriero, it is and shall hereby be
RESOLVED, that the Town Board for the Town of Oswego hereby requests that the New York State Department of Health, Emergency Medical Services Bureau modify the Ambulance Service Certificate issued to the City of Oswego Fire Department thereby removing the Town of Oswego from its operating territory, and issue a new Ambulance Service Certificate to the City of Oswego Fire Department accordingly.
Motion having been voted on by Town Board Members present and constituting a quorum as adopted pursuant to the following roll call vote as follows:
Dated: June 10, 2013
Motion by Councilor Tesoriero and second Councilor Mahaney to close the regular meeting of the town board at 7:17 PM.
Theresa A. Cooper, RMC