Town Board

Town of Oswego
Town Board Meeting Minutes
March 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 Oswego Town Board was held at town hall. Deputy Supervisor DeSacia opened the meeting at 6:30 PM with the Pledge of Allegiance. A moment of silence was held for town resident Charles Phallen PhD, a WWII Veteran who recently passed away.

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
County Legislator Terry Wilbur
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 2015-27 Approval of Minutes & Reports
On motion by Councilor Tesoriero, second Councilor Herrmann the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board approves the minutes from the February 9, 2015 town board meeting and the Supervisor's Financial Report and reports of the Town Clerk, Code Enforcement, Dog Control and Cemetery.

Resolution 2015-28 Budget Modification
On motion by Deputy Supervisor DeSacia, second Councilor Mahaney the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board approves the following budget modification: from A 1990.4 (contingency) to A1420.4 (attorney/other professional service) in the amount of $643.30 for labor contract negotiation services.

Resolution 2015-29 Audit of Claims
On motion by Councilor Tesoriero, 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 3 as follows:

General Fund
Highway Fund
Franklin/Baylis Lighting
Edgebrook Lighting
Sleepy Hollow Sewer District
Ontario Heights Sewer District
$31,526.93
$19,899.10
$130.23
$77.81
$1,053.73
$228.55
v50-79
v24-36
v9
v10
v11,14-16
v12,13

Resolution 2015-30 Polling Site Agreement
On motion by Councilor Mahaney, second Councilor Tesoriero the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board directs the Supervisor to sign the polling site agreement with the County of Oswego Board of Elections.

Resolution 2015-31 Deputy Town Clerk/Tax Collector
On motion by Councilor Tesoriero, second Councilor Herrmann the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board appoints Nikki Fowler as Deputy Town Clerk/Tax Collector at a salary of $9.00 per hr.

Resolution 2015-32 School Election Site
On motion by Councilor Herrmann, second Councilor Mahaney, the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board approves the use of Town Hall for the Oswego City School District Budget Vote and School Board Elections on May 19, 2015.

Resolution 2015-33 Cemetery Hire
On motion by Councilor Tesoriero, second Councilor Herrmann, the following resolution was adopted 3 Ayes, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, abstain, DeSacia. Resolved the Oswego Town Board approves the hiring of Zachariah DeSacia as Cemetery Laborer at a salary of$ 10.00 per hr.

Resolution 2015-34 NYSTCA conference
On motion by Councilor Mahaney, second Councilor Tesoriero, the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board acknowledges Deputy Town Clerk Nikki Fowler to attend the NYSTCA conference April 26-29 and further acknowledges the day trip for Town Clerk Theresa Cooper to attend April 27 total cost not to exceed $775.00.

Resolution 2015-35 Tech Check Agreement
On motion by Councilor Tesoriero, second Deputy Supervisor DeSacia the following resolution was adopted 4 Ayes, DeSacia, Herrmann, Mahaney, Tesoriero, 0 Nays. Resolved the Oswego Town Board directs the Supervisor to sign the 2015 Tech Check Preventive Maintenance Agreement at a cost of $811.00 per visit for a total of three visits per year.

On motion by Councilor Tesoriero, second Councilor Mahaney to close the meeting at 6:44 PM, all ayes motion carried.

Respectfully submitted

Theresa A. Cooper, RMC
Oswego Town Clerk

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