MEETING MINUTES

Town Board meeting

April 26, 2022

Present

Supervisor Judy Gokey
Council Gary Snyder
Craig Gillespie
Perry Siver
Scott Crossett
Hwy. Super. Howard Eaton
Town Clerk Lora Grower
D.C.O. Gary Phillips

Motion made by C. Crossett and seconded by C. Siver for meeting to come to order at 6:32 pm.

Pledge of Allegiance.

Motion made by C. Gillespie and seconded by C. Crossett to waive reading of last month’s minutes.

Motion made by C. Siver and seconded by C. Snyder to accept minutes as written.

Motion made by. C. Siver and seconded by C. Crossett to accept reports.

Motion made by C. Snyder and seconded by C. Crossett to pay bills.
General #31-36 in the amount of $3,903.99
Highway #41-59 in the amount of $55,959.85

                     Resolution #3 of 2022

Acknowledged that Bernard Melewski has joined Boutique law firm

Resolved, the town board of Norway has been advised by special counsel on Avangrid Wind Farm Bernard Melewski has joined Boutique Law Firm, acting as counsel to the firm.

Further resolved, the town board seeks to retain the legal services of Attorney Melewski
And see the benefit of having access to the services of other attorneys, in that firm.
Therefore, The Town board resolves to engage in legal services of Bernard Melewski and the Boutique
Law firm as special counsel to the town in related matters to the Avangrid Wind Farm;
And further authorizes the supervisor to execute a letter of engagement for legal services with the firm.

Motion made by C. Siver and seconded by C. Crossett to accept above resolution.

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   ROLL CALL

Judy Gokey AYE
Gary Snyder AYE
Craig Gillespie AYE
Perry Siver AYE
Scott Crossett AYE

The above resolution is hereby adopted on this 26th day of April 2022
I have here unto set fourth my hand and the town seal of Norway.

Judy updated the board. The Assessor will be resigning at the end of the year. He is willing to train someone. We need to inquire about a new assessor.
Motion made by C. Siver and seconded by C. Crossett for supervisor to start searching for new assessor.

Judy also spoke about the money that is in Historical account. She is going to call them and let them know they can submit bills up to $5,397.00. This would then close this account.

We are set to do work on Gage Road. It will need to be done in sections as we get reimbursements.

Dog control officer was in attendance, he discussed the enumeration with the board.
This was tabled until the board can reach a decision.
His cell phone number is 315-868-8168

Motion made by C. Siver and seconded by C. Crossett for meeting to adjourn at 7:01pm

Next meeting May 12, 2022 at 7 pm

Respectfully submitted by,
Lora Grower/ Town Clerk