Newstead Town Board Agenda August 24, 2020

6:45 p.m. Work Session
7:30 p.m. REGULAR MEETING

  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Pledge to the Flag
  4. Approval of Minutes for Regular Meeting 8/10/20
  5. Agenda Changes
  6. Communications – Work Session –
  7. Agenda item questions * See Note
  8. Approval of Bills – Budget Transfers
  9. Committee and Department Head Reports
    A. Highway
    B. Assessor
    C. Code Enforcement / Building Dept.
    D. Town Clerk
    E. Town Attorney
    F. Councilman
    Jendrowski Dugan Burke
    G. Supervisor –
  10. Unfinished Business
    A. Buildings
    B. Planning
    C. Water/Sewer
    D. Grants
  11. New Business
    A. Resolution – Capital Reserve Fund
    B. Motion – Veteran’s park use – 9-27-20
    C. Motion – Agriculture Exemption change
  12. Privilege of the Floor or Question Period * See note
  13. Adjournment

Work Session: 6:45 p.m. –

  1. Budget request review – Emergency managers – Dan Kowalik, Joe Hawes, Mike Mutter
  2. resolutions and motions –
  3. Planning – AIRNBN, Kathryn Drive, Maple Road, Solar, Drainage
  4. Water /Sewer- Grant, Village of Akron Sewer, cedar St.
  5. Buildings- Limerick, Denio
  6. Grants – Trail ways, Parks, Generator, CDBG, NYRESTORE (Maple Rd)
  7. Other –Gas Well, Property, Fire Contract (1yr), National Grid, 2021 Budget,
    LOSAP, Pottery,
  8. Executive session –

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