Workshop, Oct. 6, 2014


Budget Workshop Meeting of the Ohio Town Board was held on Monday, October 6, 2014 at 6:00 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 Jason Maher


The meeting was called to order by Supervisor Bagetis at 6:00 PM.


The Pledge of Allegiance was said by all.


Supervisor Bagetis filed a 2015 Tentative Budget with the Town Clerk on September 30, 2014.


Councilmember Roark made a motion to meet and look at the buildings on October 7, 2014 at 6:00 PM at the Recreation Building, second by Councilmember Maher. So carried.


Supervisor Bagetis and board members went over the 2015 Tentative Budget figures.


Board members discussed pay raises for Elected or Appointed Officials that requested them, they did not give any raises at this time.


Supervisor will add a new line item for mileage with budgeted amount.


Supervisor will get quotes to update light fixtures to help cut electrical cost. Possibly get some monetary help from NYSERDA.


Supervisor would like to zero out the the

Trust and Agency Account Fund in December to start the new 2015 budget.


Residents on the Ed Smith Road have requested the Town plow the road during the winter months to their house, so they could have access to it, board members will make a decision after discussing it with Highway Superintendent Nightingale.



Superviser Bagetis would like to have a meeting with the Snowmobile Club and the Town Board to discuss the snowbash rental agreement.


Councilmember Lawson made a motion to adjourn at 8:00 PM, second by Councilmember Luther. So carried.


Respectfully Submitted,