Town Board Special Meeting Minutes – May 22, 2015

May 22, 2015

A Special Meeting of the Town Board was held May 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm at the Town Hall.  PRESENT: Supervisor Thomas S. Hynes, Councilmen Gene Cronk and Carol Murray, Assessor Clerk Stephanie Seminara and 3 residents.  ABSENT: Councilmen Allen Hinkley and Edward Raeder.

The Town Clerk read the notice calling for the meeting to fill the vacancy on the Board of Assessment Review and to discuss any other business that may come before the Board.

It was stated Councilman Hinkley was out of Town and Councilman Raeder was working out of Town.

Supervisor Hynes introduced James Muller to the Board members.


On motion of Carol Murray second by Gene Cronk the following resolution was offered and adopted:

“WHEREAS, a vacancy exists on the Board of Assessment Review due to the resignation of Robert T. Sanford effective May 3, 2015; and

WHEREAS, the Town Board accepted the resignation of Robert T. Sanford on May 11, 2015;

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, the Town Board appoints James Muller to fill the vacancy on the Board of Assessment Review for the term 5/22/15-9/30/19.”

AYES-3 Murray, Cronk, Hynes
ABSENT-2 Raeder and Hinkley

Supv. Hynes stated speaking with the owner of the Reed’s Hotel property who stated he will be having the bar building demolished soon.

Supv. Hynes stated waiting to hear back from the bank on the Zoll property.  A neighboring property owner is negotiating with the bank for purchase.

On motion of Gene Cronk second by Carol Murray the meeting adjourned at 4:11 pm.


Diane Pickett, Town Clerk
Thomas S. Hynes, Supervisor
Gene Cronk, Councilman
Carol Murray, Councilwoman