OVID TOWN BOARD

Regular Monthly Meeting

MAY 11, 2011

 

The regular meeting of the Ovid Town Board was called to order at 7:00pm by Town Supervisor Alfred Prouty. Also present were Councilmen John Hubbard, Kevin Wilkins, Joe Borst, and Mark Beardsley, Town Clerk James Vangalio, Bookkeeper Donalie Kelly, Highway Superintendent Jack Wickham and other interested citizens. 

 

The minutes of the April 13, 2011 meeting were approved, as written, with a motion by Councilman Hubbard, a second by Councilman Borst and approval by all.

 

Highway Superintendent Jack Wickham presented his highway report. Jack also presented his transfer station report.

 

The Town Clerk’s Report and moneys collected for April were accepted into the record. As Land Use Officer, the Town Clerk reported on activity with land use permits within the town.    

 

Board Members received a copy of the Bookkeeper’s report.

 

Supervisor Prouty presented a report from his office.

 

Councilman Hubbard reported on the re-organizational meeting of the Planning Board that he chaired. It was noted that the Planning Board chose Skip Stamberger as Chairman, Brian Flood as Co-Chairman and Jennifer Holleran as secretary. With a motion by Councilman Hubbard, a second by Councilman Borst and approval by all, the Board accepted these appointments. A letter of resignation was received from Planning Board member John Myer effective immediately. With a motion by Councilman Hubbard, a second by Councilman Beardsley, and approval by all the Board appointed Rodney Winkleblack to fill the remainder of John Myer’s term, until December 31, 2011.

 

Petitioners to the Board, Kathy Ruis and Don Gordy addressed the Board regarding the 2011 tax assessments. The Board will arrange to meet with the assessor as a group to discuss the concerns and to educate themselves.

 

Following the Audit of the bills, Vouchers #150-178, were approved for payment with a motion by Councilman Wilkins, a second by Councilman Beardsley, and approval by all, for Abstract #5 for $24,236.62.

 

Supervisor Prouty adjourned the meeting at 8:55p.m.with a motion by Councilman Hubbard, a second by Councilman Borst, and approval by all.

 

Respectfully Submitted,

James E. Vangalio

TOWN CLERK