Town Board Regular Business Meeting

 Preliminary Agenda
December 10, 2007

The winter snow ordinance prohibiting overnight parking in the town to  facilitate snow removal will be in effect from November 15 through April 15,  2008. For more details, please call the highway department at 876-6263.
 
Town Board review of proposed new zoning law will continue at 5 PM on  Tuesday, December 11, and the following Tuesday, December18.
 
Town Hall will be closed Monday and Tuesday, December 24 and 25 and  Tuesday, January 1.
 
The final town board meeting of the year will be held on Thursday, December  27 at 6:45 PM for the purpose of year end budget transfers, approving the  Vanderburgh Cove Sewer District budget,  and any other business required to  close out town board affairs for 2007.
 
Old Business:
 
1.    Considering Queen request to purchase a 40  foot right-of-way on current town property to access their five acre parcel  behind the town transfer station from Stone Church Road.
 
2.     Considering language change in the town  employee manual to comply with new town policy extending the permitted  accumulation of sick days from 100 to 165 solely for the purpose of identifying  amount of service time used to calculate pension benefits.
 
New Business:
 
3.   Considering proposal from the Recreation Director  and the Recreation Committee to operate a fee-for-service “after camp”  program next summer to accommodate working parents who find the 4PM  closing time too early.
 
4.    Considering a new fee schedule for summer day  camp programs for 2008.
 
5.    Considering “Mountain Laurel Lane” as the  name of the proposed common driveway for the independent living facility at  the Baptist Home, as recommended by the facility developers and supported by the  County 911 Department of  Emergency Response
 
6.    Considering whether  current practice recording cash and check payments made to offices in  town hall is adequate.   
 
Proposed Actions:
 
7.    Adopting a new employment application for  Recreation positions.
 
8.    Approving resolution requesting speed reduction  on Mt. Rutsen Road and authorizing the Supervisor to sign it.
 
9.    Authorizing the Clearwater flagship “Mystic  Whaler” to have access to the Rhinecliff Dock between May 23-27th, 2008.
 
10.    Re-appointing Frank Dietrich to the Board of  Assessment Review  through 9/30/12.
 
11.    Re-appointing Johnny LeHane to the Recreation  Committee through  12/31/10.
 
12.    Appointing Lisa Camp to the Conservation  Advisory Council
 
13    Approving regular check disbursement list.
 
14.    Approving minutes of town board meetings on  November 13 and 26 and December 3.