Workshop, April 15, 2013

Workshop Meeting of the Ohio Town Board was held on Monday, April 15, 2013 at 7:00 PM at the Town Office

The following Officials were present:

 Supervisor: Scott Bagetis

Town Clerk: Sandra Gates

Councilmembers: George Lawson, Gordon Roark, Ed Luther and Michelle Barrows

Highway Superintendent: James Nightingale

Also present: Codes Enforcement Officer Greene and Bill VanGorder from NBT Insurance Agency


The meeting was called to order by Supervisor Bagetis at 7:00 PM.

The Pledge of Alligance was said by all.


Supervisor Bagetis introduced Bill VanGorder from NBT Insurance Agency.

Mr. VanGorder stated his company has purchased the Town’s former insurance company Day, Scarfile and Read Inc. He gave board members quotes and

explained about the New York Municipal Insurance Reciprocal, (NYMIR). It is a not for profit group. There will be a capitalization fee that would be paid for the first five years with the possibility of the capitalization fee to be reimbursed after the five years. NYMIR would save the Town approximately $570.00 a year without the capitalization fee.


HIGHWAY: Nightingale and Councilmember Roark went to Cazenovia and the tractor that they are selling was in good condition.

The Town of Marshall would like $1,750.00 for the bucket they have.

He would like to paint Truck #7 in July during shutdown.


Councilmember Barrows gave board members a revised Town Property and Resource Policy to pass at the next board meeting.

Board members discussed the Town’s mileage policy.

Councilmember Barrows made a motion to adjourn at 9:20 PM, second by Councilmember Luther. So carried.


Respectfully Submitted,

Sandra Gates

Town Clerk