Newstead Town Board Minutes

Newstead Town Board Agenda September 14, 2020

6:45 p.m. Work Session

  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Pledge to the Flag
  4. Approval of Minutes for Regular Meeting 8/24/20
  5. Agenda Changes
  6. Motion – Food Pantry Proclamation
  7. Communications – Work Session –
  8. Agenda item questions * See Note
  9. Approval of Bills – Budget Transfers
  10. 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 – August 2020 Supervisor’s Report
  11. Unfinished Business
    A. Buildings
    B. Planning
    C. Water/Sewer
    D. Grants
  12. New Business
    A. Resolution – Tax Cap Override Public Hearing – September 28, 2020 at 7:25 pm
    B. Resolution – Tax Collection – Clarence School District 2020-21
    C. Resolution – Set Public Hearing – CDBG – September 28, 2020, at 7:20 pm
    D. Resolution- Gas Well Purchase
    E. Motion –
  13. Privilege of the Floor or Question Period * See note
  14. Adjournment

Work Session: 6:45 p.m. –

  1. resolutions and motions –
  2. Planning – NEXTERA, Solar, AIRBNB, CODE Changes
  3. Water /Sewer- Grant, Cedar St.
  4. Buildings- Limerick, Denio, Cultural Center
  5. Grants – Trail ways, Parks, Generator, CDBG
  6. Other –Gas Well, Drainage, Fire Contract (1 yr.), 2021 Budget, LOSAP, National Grid, Pottery, Hazmat 2020 Plan Update, Assessment issue
  7. Executive session –

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Chair, be asked to leave the meeting. Each speaker must limit their comments to a five minute maximum. The Chair may impose a total time limit for comments on any issue and if it appears that all comments being made are substantially the same, may request other different comments and may close the comment period. The time period for privilege of the floor shall be limited to a total of 20 minutes unless extended by the Chair.

*The Privilege of the floor or Question Period. Comments and questions will be made concerning the town at this time. All comments and questions must be made in a civil polite manner and will be addressed to the Chair.
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the Town respond to a particular question, respond to the question himself or herself, advise the questioner that the Town will look into it and get back to the questioner or advise the questioner that their question either cannot be answered or will not be answered. There shall be no right of any questioner to receive a response to any particular question. The Chair reserves the right to limit each person to one question and to limit the overall question period to a reasonable time period in the Chair’s sole discretion. The time period for questions from the floor shall be limited to 20 minutes unless extended by the Chair.