Town of German Flatts Town Board Meeting 66 East Main Street Mohawk, New York 13407 December 19, 2018
Present: Peter Rovazzi, Supervisor Sam Geloso, Councilman
Cynthia Bennett, Councilwoman Denny Mowers, Councilman John Brewer, Councilman
Karl Manne, Attorney
Andy Dutcher, Highway Superintendent Marie Hennings, Town Clerk
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MOTION by Mowers, seconded by Rovazzi to accept the 10/30/2018 minutes. Carried.
MOTION by Brewer, seconded by Bennett to accept the 11/28/2018 minutes. Voting as follows: Aye: Geloso, Mowers, Bennett, Brewer. Nays: Rovazzi. Carried.
MOTION by Geloso, seconded by Brewer to pay the bills as audited. Carried.
MOTION by Rovazzi, seconded by Mowers to accept the Town Clerk's November report for $800.50. Carried.
MOTION by Mowers, seconded by Geloso to approve payment for a GFIM bill for December 2018 for $765.00. Carried.
MOTION by Mowers, seconded by Bennett to accept Judge Jeff Stone's November 2018 report for
MOTION by Mowers, seconded by Geloso to accept the Treasurer's November 2018 report. Carried.
Bill Van Gorder from NBT Mang Insurance presented the 2019 Liability Insurance Proposal for the Town to review . Mr. Van Gorder reviewed various coverages in the policy and answered questions from board members.
MOTION by Mowers, seconded by Geloso to accept the new policy for 2019 for $36,172.33 from NYMR. Ayes- Rovazzi, Mowers, Geloso, Bennett Nays- Brewer. Carried.
The board also discussed certain issues regarding the Community Center Rental Agreement with serving alcohol and having a monitor present during an event.
MOTION by Geloso, seconded by Mowers to not allow alcohol during events. Voting as follows: Ayes: Mowers, Rovazzi, Geloso, Brewer. Nays: Bennett Carried.
Superintendent Dutcher reported that the new 2019 pick-up truck is in.
MOTION by Mowers, seconded by Bennett to approve the agreement with Cooper Ford for a lease on the 2019 Ford pick-up truck.
Mr. Dutcher also reported that he has hired Trevor Holden for his department and that it is working out well.
Lince Security Contract - Town Park
MOTION by Mowers, seconded by Brewer to approve a one year contract instead of a ten year conract. Carried.