Town Board

Town of Oswego
Town Board Meeting Minutes
February 9, 2015

Supervisor: Victoria M. Mullen
Town Board Members: Tim DeSacia, Greg Herrmann, Margaret Mahaney, Richard Tesoriero
Attorney to the Board: Stephen C. Greene, Sr.

The regular meeting of the Town Board was held on February 9, 2015 at town hall. Deputy Supervisor DeSacia opened the meeting at 6:30 PM with the Pledge of Allegiance.

Present:
Supervisor Victoria Mullen, Excused
Deputy Supervisor Tim DeSacia
Councilor Greg Herrmann
Councilor Margaret Mahaney
Councilor Richard Tesoriero
Attorney Stephen Green Jr.

Others Present:
Assessor Rick Hogan
Town Historian George DeMass

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 2015-22 Approval of Minutes
On motion by Deputy DeSacia, second Councilor Tesoriero the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board approves the minutes from the January 5, 2015 meeting and the Supervisor's Financial Report, town clerk, code enforcement, dog control and cemetery reports.

Resolution 2015-23 Audit of Claims
On motion by Councilor Mahaney, second Councilor Herrmann the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board approves the bills on Abstract # 2 as follows:

General Fund
Highway Fund
Franklin/Baylis Street Lighting District
Edgebrook Lighting District
Sleepy Hollow Sewer District
Ontario Heights Sewer District
$32,259.83
$70,613.94
$ 120.68
$ 70.71
$ 900.40
$ 238.73
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Resolution 2015-24 Rural Cemetery Rate Schedule
On motion by Deputy Supervisor DeSacia, second Councilor Herrmann the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board approves the Rural Cemetery Rate Schedule as found in attachment A.

Resolution 2015-25 Highway Labor Agreement
On motion by Councilor Tesoriero, second Councilor Mahaney the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board directs the Supervisor to sign the labor agreement between the Town of Oswego and Teamsters Local 317.

Resolution 2015-26 Budget Adjustment
On motion by Deputy Supervisor DeSacia, second Councilor Tesoriero the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board authorizes the Supervisor to execute the budgetary adjustment of funds of $66,491.

WHEREAS, the Town of Oswego Highway Fund was short in 2014 due to unanticipated increases in retirement and hospitalization, and
WHEREAS, Town of Oswego Highway Fund experienced additional snow payroll costs at the beginning of the year in 2014, and
WHEREAS, there exists unappropriated fund balance in the General Fund,
NOW, on recommendation of the Oswego Town Board, be it
RESOLVED, that the Oswego Town Supervisor is hereby authorized to execute a budgetary adjustment to transfer such funds of $66,491 as per attached budget modification as found in Attachment B.

Motion by Councilor Tesoriero, second Councilor Mahaney to close the meeting at 6.38 PM.

Respectfully Submitted

Theresa A. Cooper
Oswego Town Clerk

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