Town Board Meeting Minutes 5/3/2023

TOWN OF BROWNVILLE                                      TOWN OFFICE, LIMERICK, N.Y.

TOWN BOARD                                                         MAY 3 ,2023 5:00 PM


PRESENT:    Roll call of Board Members:

Supv. Richard D. Lane, Councilman William Pickett                                                           ,                      Councilman Ronald Tepfenhart, Councilman Richard

Dodge, Town Clerk Kim Raymond


ABSENT:     Councilman Jeffrey Timerman


GUEST:         Casey Dickinson, Michael Walwarth, Linda Wendall and guests from

NY Citizens Audit


MINUTES:   Motion from Councilman Dodge to accept the April minutes as

received and Councilman Tepfenhart seconded the motion.  Agreed.



STATEMENT:  Councilman Tepfenhart motioned to accept the financial statements for

March 2023.  Councilman Pickett seconded the motion.  Agreed.



HEARING:      Hearing was presented at 5:05 PM for Prior Written Notice/Notification

of Defects.  Closed at 5:11 PM


BIDS:             None



Incoming:  NYS Agriculture and Markets Dog Control Officer Report.

DANC Water Line Rates 4/1/23-3/31/24 increase

Charter Communications launching new program.


Outgoing:  None



  1. Ron’s monthly land use reports
  2.                       Copy of transfer site tonnage of refuse and recyclables
  3. Monthly dog report not available



  1. Casey Dickinson, BCA was present for update on WD #2.


NEW BUSINESS:   Enact a Local Law requiring Prior Written Notice/Notifications

Of Defects (repealing and replacing Local Law 1 of 1981)

Motion for Resolution to Enact Local Law 1 of 2023 by

Councilman Dodge.  Councilman Tepfenhart seconded the

motion.  All agreed.


HIGHWAY SUPT. Removing plows of trucks, working on County Rte. 53, next week

will start work on County Rte. 59.  Cleaning up sides of roads.


CLERK:              Councilman Dodge motioned to accept the April 2023 clerk report.

Councilman Tepfenhart seconded the motion. Agreed.


COUNCILMEN:        None


TOWN SUPERVISOR: 1. Solar Project meeting to be held May 11, 2023




HIGHWAY BILLS:   Board Members reviewed the payables.  Councilman Tepfenhart

motioned to pay the General Bills ($32,049.59), the Highway

bills ($26,950.13) water bills WD #1 ($20,615.81) WD #2

(8,387.78).  Councilman Dodge seconded the motion.  Agreed.


FLOOR:                     Linda Wendell and committee on NY Citizens Audit.


ADJOURNMENT:   Councilman Tepfenhart motioned to adjourn at 5:47 PM and

Councilman Pickett seconded the motion.  The next Town Board

meeting has been scheduled for 5:00 PM June 7, 2023.

Respectfully Submitted


Kimberly S. Raymond, RMC

Town Clerk