TOWN OF WOODSTOCK
SPECIAL MEETING OF THE WOODSTOCK TOWN BOARD
7:00PM, THURSDAY, November 7th, 2019
TOWN HALL, 76 TINKER STREET
11/18/19: Community Center: Kingston Water Dept. Info Session: Cooper Lake Project
PUBLIC HEARINGS: 2020 Budget Adoption
2020 Budget Adoption
Highway Union Negotiation Team
Highway Department Mechanic Hire
Hodgson Russ Bond Counsel
Set Public Hearing for Municipal ID
WHEREAS, on October 15th, 2019 the Woodstock Town Board adopted the preliminary 2020 budget and, providing for proper notice, scheduled a public hearing for November 7th, at 7:00 PM at the Woodstock Town Hall; and
WHEREAS, such public hearing was opened at the time and place of proper notice; and
WHEREAS, comments and questions from the public were duly entertained; and
WHEREAS, the proposed 2020 budget levy falls within the limits of the New York State Tax Cap law and therefore does not require special legislation for its adoption,
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, to close the public hearing;
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, to enter into the minutes of this proceeding the cover sheet for the 2020 budget indicating the 2020 levies for the General, Highway, Garden Lighting, Woodstock Lighting, Hamlet Sewer, On-Site Sewer and Water funds;
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, to adopt the 2020 budget.
BE IT RESOLVED, to appoint Patricia Brescia as alternate member of the Woodstock Housing Committee.
BE IT RESOLVED, to appoint Supervisor McKenna and Councilman Heppner as the negotiation team for the Highway Union contract for 2020.
BE IT RESOLVED, to hire George Williams as Town of Woodstock Highway Mechanic, at a rate of $20.91, effective November 4th, 2019.
BE IT RESOLVED, to engage the services of Hodgson Russ, as Bond Counsel for the Comeau Building Capital Project.
BE IT RESOLVED, to schedule a public hearing on Municipal IDís for November 19th at 7:30 pm at the Town Offices at 45 Comeau Drive, Woodstock and,
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, to authorize the Town Clerk to advertise said public hearing.
As Town Supervisor, I appoint Ken Panza, as Town Board liaison for the Woodstock Climate Smart Task Force.