The text version of the minutes in this post was created with optical character recognition (OCR) software. While every attempt has been made to verify the text, accuracy is not guaranteed. Please refer to the PDF version of the minutes in the link below to see an exact version as received from the Town of Franklin. A video recording of this meeting is below.
Download PDF copy of Franklin NY Town Board Minutes – November 6, 2015
The regular monthly meeting of the Franklin Town Board was called to order at 7:35 p.m. by Supervisor Jeff Taggart. Present were Garret Sitts, David Grant, Lisa Huyck, Highway Superintendant Mark Laing, Paul Warner and Supervisor Jeff Taggart. Also present were Jamie Archibald, Mel Ogden, Pete Nero, Roger Reed, Tim Robinson, Bill Degenhardt, Stuart Anderson, Bill Young, Brian Brock, Jessica Reed, Cheryl Petersen, Don Hebbard, DonaldlSmith, Dwight Bruno And Pete Bevilacqua.
After a brief public hearing on the proposed budget, Lisa Huyck made a motion to adopt the Budget as presented. Garret Sitts seconded the motion and all present agreed. There were no changes to the proposed budget. The numbers were in for the Franklin Fire District which is a 7% increase over last year’s re district budget. The total increase for this year is .88%. Continue reading…