DRAFT ONLY TB MEETING November 08, 2018

Motion to open the Public Hearing for the Preliminary Budget for 2019 made by Councilperson Johnson 2nd by Councilperson Waterfield

Public Hearing opened at 6:57PM

No comments from the public in attendance

Motion to close the Public Hearing is made by Councilperson Cornwell 2nd by Councilperson VanDerWerker

Public Hearing closed at 7:03PM

DRAFT ONLY TB MEETING November 08, 2018

The regular meeting of the Town Board of Cherry Valley was held on Thursday, November 08, 2018 with meeting called to order at 7:03PM by Supervisor Garretson.

Pledge to the Flag was said

Roll call of Officers was taken:
Tom Garretson-Supervisor P
Jim Johnson-Councilperson P
Mark Cornwell-Councilperson P
Holly Waterfield-Councilperson P
Ed VanDerWerker-Councilperson P
Tony Miles-Highway Superintendent P
Mary Beth Flint-Town Clerk P

Reading of last months minutes will be dispensed of and minutes accepted as presented and or corrected.

Presentation of invoices and payments:

118 Cherry Valley Hardware LLC $15.00pd
119 RBS Inc $250.00pd
120 Magna 5 $211.53pd
121 National Grid $135.85pd
122 JB Supply $134.32pd
123 Constellation Newenery Inc $120.78pd
124 Bassett Healthcare $38,790.20pd

224 RL Parsons Inc $516.51pd
225 Spectrum Enterprise $74.95pd
226 Magna 5 $303.06pd
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227 Constellation Newenergy Inc $159.79pd
228 Cassella Waste Services $60.30pd
229 National Grid $406.91pd
230 Hummel’s Office Plus $171.98pd
231 Hummel’s Office Plus $159.33pd
232 Otsego Electric Cooperative Inc $75.00pd\
233 Verizon $104.73pd
234 US Postal Service $613.65pd
235 Susquehanna SPCA $150.00pd
236 Deluxe $1,192.49pd
237 State Comptroller $4,922.00pd
238 United Healthcare $16.22pd
239 Spectrum Enterprise $79.95pd

Highway Vouchers:
Item 1 (66-72)
Item 3 (254-264)
Item 4 (48-49)

Councilperson Johnson made a motion to accept the invoices and payments as read Councilperson Waterfield seconded the motion. The invoices and payments have been presented and accepted. All in favor 5 yes 0 no. Motion carried.

Presentation of Invoices and Payments:
• Budget reviewed as well as NBT Account balances.

Misc. information to the Town Clerk:
• Sales tax for the month of SEP $10,623.41

Community Center Alden Field and Park:
• American Legion Post Veteran’s Day Run/walk Saturday Nov 10
• No Thanksgiving Eve dance this year
• Biddy basketball season has begun

• Supervisor Garretson received an electronic message from the County Board of representatives asking if the Board wants to continue to receive their written copy of their proceedings. This comes out once a year.

Health Center:
• Is doing well.

Highway Department:
• The roof has been patched a couple of weeks ago
• CHIPS forms have all been sent in for reimbursement.
• Waiting on quotes for truck body.
• Porth Road needs trees cleared from the right of way. A professional needs to do this work.

DRAFT ONLY TB MEETING November 08, 2018

Supervisor Garretson handed out an information sheet regarding what the Town Board can and cannot do in terms of a Zoning Law of Appeals or a Town Planning Board decision.

Supervisor Garretson presented the Preliminary Budget for 2019 to the Town Board. Councilperson Cornwell made a motion to adopt the Preliminary Budget for the year 2019 and a 2nd by Councilperson VanDerWerker. All in favor 5-yes 0-no. 2019 Preliminary Budget is adopted.

Motion to adjourn- Councilperson Cornwell Seconded-Councilperson Johnson
There being no further business meeting adjourned at 7:35PM.

Respectfully submitted,
Mary Beth Flint-Town Clerk
Town Board minutes were recorded.