Town of Minerva Regular Meeting March 7, 2013
David LaBar Steve McNally Keith Dubay Eric Klippel
Town of minerva
, New York 12851-0937Telephone (518) 251-2869
Fax (518) 251-5136
Sue Montgomery Corey
February 22-March 7, 2013
Hard copy of most of the reports and items summari
zed in the Supervisor’s Report are available for public
inspection in the blue binder outside the Main Office of Town Hall during regular working hours and at other times when the Town Hall is open for meetings. For questions concerning any of these items, please contactSupervisor Sue Montgomery Corey at 518/251-2869 or Minerva.email@example.com.
I am continuing to work on theDam reporting and inspection issues and havecontacted two dam safety engineers concerning thematter.
The Town’s 2012 Annual Report
was submitted prior to the March 1 deadline and isavailable outside the main office.
. We are continuing to work withRegional Computer Recycling and Recovery to setup the e-waste system. They are expected to visiton Friday with additional bins. During the month of February, the Transfer Station Reported two trash pick-ups of 8.5 tons and 10.5 tons, one e-waste pick-up and the collection of $75 in constructiondebris.
Our Animal Control Officer, BobFoote, will be meeting with the state inspector for his annual review on March 12.
. The Youth Commission was postponed due to weather. The next meeting willoccur on March 27. The Town received its youth program permitting packet from the NYS Dept. of Health.
Parks and Recreation.
Rob is continuing work onthe ice rink and rebuilding the rafts for the beach.We expect that the first of the two rafts will becompleted this week.At this meeting, I will ask the board to authorize theTown to advertise for a concession operator for Donnelly Beach. This is something that we doevery year.
State Land Purchase.
The Town held its second public meeting on the state land purchase on March5. The five towns involved in the purchase will bemeeting
Planning and Zoning
. Local Law # 1 expanding thesize of the planning board from 5 to 7 has been filedwith the Secretary of State. At the March meetingthe Planning Board reviewed a preliminary presentation by Dave & Mary LaBar to build a softice cream stand at 79 Longs Hill Road.
. Chairman Douglas has appointed acommittee to consider resolutions regarding theamendment or repeal of the Gun Law. We expectto hear a presentation by Sheriff Cutting on thismatter at the March 18 special meeting where thiswill be discussed. I had invited Sheriff Cutting toattend our March 7 meeting to talk with the TownBoard and the public about the gun law and the
concerns that the Sheriff’s Association has with it.
He advised me on March 4 that he would beunavailable to attend due to a prior commitment. Ihave invited him to join us on March 21.Chairman Douglas has also set up a new systemwhereby individual supervisors will be responsiblefor monitoring individual county agencies to ensurethat the board is aware of the issues and challenges