Town of St Armands Board Meetings
2016 Budget Public Hearing and Budget Work Session
- November 4, 2015
A Special Board Meeting of the Town of St. Armand was held on the above date at the Town Hall, Bloomingdale, NY.
BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:
Town Supervisor Charles Whitson, Jr., Deputy Supervisor Sam Grimone,
Councilperson Don Amell, Councilperson Jennifer Fuller
Councilperson D. Joseph Bates
TOWN EMPLOYEES PRESENT:
Accountant Mike Kilroy, Town Clerk Davina Thurston, Highway Superintendent Roger Oliver, Highway Crew Doug Snickles, Highway Crew Tim Reyell
Sandy Hayes, Dean Montroy
Notice was posted regarding the date of this meeting.
Supervisor Whitson called the meeting to order at 6:34 pm.
Councilperson Amell led the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
Town Clerk Davina Winemiller read the following Public Hearing Notice:
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Preliminary Budget of the Town of St. Armand for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2016 has been completed and filed in the Town Clerk's Office, Town Hall, Bloomingdale, NY, where it is available for inspection by any interested parties Monday – Thursday, 8 am to 2 pm.
FURTHER NOTICE is hereby given that the Town Board of the Town of St. Armand will hold a Public Hearing thereon at the Bloomingdale Town Hall on Wednesday, November 4th at 6:30 pm, 2015, and that at such hearing any person may be heard in favor or against any item (s) contained therein.
Pursuant to Section 108 of the Town Law, the proposed salaries of the Town's elected officials are hereby specified:
• Supervisor (1) $30,525.00
• Council Members (4) $5,624.00
• Town Justice (1) $20,130.00
• Town Clerk (1) $12,190.00
• Tax Collector (1) $4,985.00
• Highway Superintendent (1) $55,868.00
Discussion ensued regarding the following topics:
• Salaries and annual raises'
• Employee Health Insurance
• COLA – Cost of Living Adjustment
• Employee Evaluations and Reviews
• Water & Sewer Debt Services and Usage Fees
• Vote on the 2016 Budget will take place at the Regular Board Meeting on November 10, 2015.
Deputy Supervisor Grimone made a motion to close the Public Hearing, Councilperson Amell seconded the motion, all approved, motion carried.
MOTION TO ADJOURN
Deputy Supervisor Grimone made a motion to adjourn the meeting at 7:29 pm, seconded by Councilperson Fuller, all approved, motion carried.
I, Davina M. Winemiller, Town Clerk for the Town of St. Armand, do hereby certify that the above is a true and correct transcript of the Special Board meeting minutes held on the above-referenced date.