TOWN OF BROWNVILLE TOWN OFFICE, LIMERICK, N.Y.
TOWN BOARD JULY 7, 2021, 5:00 PM
PRESENT: Roll call of Board Members:
Supv. Richard D. Lane, Councilmen Ron Tepfenhart, Albert Roberts,
Richard Dodge, Jeff Timerman, Supt. Roy Gilchrist and Clerk June
ABSENT: No One
MINUTES: Motion from Councilman Dodge to accept the June minutes as
received and Councilman Tepfenhart seconded the motion. Agreed.
STATEMENT: Councilman Roberts motioned to accept the May financial report as
provided and Councilman Timerman seconded the motion. Agreed.
PUBLIC HEARINGS: The Clerk read the notice of public hearing scheduled for 5:05
- This hearing is to receive comment on the consideration of a local law
to add to the code of the Town of Brownville services to its residents and
property owners located within the Town of Brownville Water District #2
and will establish concise rules and regulations. About thirty residents were
present with many questions for the Board. Casey Dickinson , BCA
engineer was present to answer some of the inquiries.
Resident Helene Cleveland had issue with wording in the proposed local
law. To abandon well water lines was not acceptable to her. Other
questions presented were for cost of meters or repairs, any relief for expense
of installing water line to home, could additional funding become available
and when will water be turned on, among others. With all who wished to
speak being heard, the hearing closed at 6:15 PM.
Incoming: 1. Received annual report from Brownville-Glen Park Library.
Circulated 1945 books with 1248 attendance.
- Notice received the Thousand Islands Chapter of the Empire State
Society of the Sons of the American Revolution will dedicate the
William G. Pomeroy Foundation Patriot Burial Marker at the
Brownville Cemetery July 11, 2021 at 2:00 PM.
Outgoing: 1. None
- Planning Board Minutes
- Ron’s monthly land use reports
- Copy of transfer site tonnage of refuse and recyclables
- Monthly dog report
- Councilman Dodge motioned for minor change to proposed local law
#1 of 2021 Article IX 4 deleting (cut and abandon well line, remove
holding tanks, piping etc.) and replacing with (i.e. Separate well line,
holding tanks, piping, etc,.) Councilman Timerman seconded the
motion with all agreeing.
- Councilman Dodge motioned to adopt Local Law #1 of 2021 with the
minor changes and Councilman Timerman seconded the motion. All
voted in agreement.
- Board has set fall cleanup days at the transfer site for August 21,
August 25 and August 28.
- WD #2 books will be audited July 13, 2021.
- Councilman Tepfenhart motioned for the Town of Brownville to opt out
of hosting retail cannabis dispensaries and on-site cannabis
consumptions within the Town of Brownville, subject to permissive
referendum. Councilman Roberts seconded the motion with all
agreeing. Councilman Timerman motioned for a public hearing to be
held at 5:00 PM on August 4, 2021. Councilman Dodge seconded the
HIGHWAY SUPT. Supt. Gilchrist reports road work on Carr Road , Moffat Road and
shoulder work on CR 59 South. Also road side mowing.
CLERK: Clerk report for June given. Councilman Timerman motioned to
accept report and Councilman Roberts seconded the motion.
TOWN SUPERVISOR: 1. Received notice of WD#2 update.
HIGHWAY BILLS: Board Members reviewed the payables. Councilman Tepfenhart
motioned to pay the General Bills ($56,453.88), the Highway
bills ($116,835.81) and the water bills ($108.32). Councilman
Roberts seconded the motion. Agreed.
ADJOURNMENT: Councilman Tepfenhart motioned to adjourn at 6:35 PM and
Councilman Roberts seconded the motion. The next town board
meeting has been scheduled for 5:00 PM on August 4, 2021 Respectfully Submitted
June McCartin, Clerk