Agenda – Thursday, February 14th, 2019 @ 6:27 PM – No. Syr. Community Center, 700 South Bay Road, North Syracuse, NY 13212

The following agenda is for the North Syracuse Board of Trustees meeting for Thursday, February 14th, 2019 to be held at 6:27 p.m. at the North Syracuse Community Center. The Mayor and Board of Trustees meet to discuss the business of the Village on the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Any departure from the schedule will be noted on the home page of our website. The public is invited to attend.

AGENDA:

1.  Call to order
2.  Pledge to the Flag
3.  Roll Call

Public Hearing #1 @ 6:27 PM:  This Public Hearing is being held by the Board of Trustees of  the Village of  North Syracuse on the adoption of Local Law #1 of 2019, a local law allowing for a property tax levy in excess of the limit established in General Municipal Law 3-C, and the Board will hear all persons in support of such matters or objections thereto.

Public Hearing #2 @ 6:28 PM:  This Public Hearing is being held by the Board of Trustees of the Village of North Syracuse on the adoption of Local Law #2 of 2019 providing for an exemption from real property taxes for Cold War Veterans as authorized by Section 458-B of New York Real Property Tax Law, and the Board will hear all persons in support of such matters or objections thereto.

Public Hearing #3 @ 6:29 PM: This Public Hearing is being held by the Board of Trustees of the Village of North Syracuse, to consider the 2019 Funding Request for the Community Development Projects in the Village of North Syracuse, and will hear all persons in support of such matters or objections thereto.

4.  Minute Approval – January 24th, 2019
5.  Abstract Approval
6.  Budget Transfers

OLD BUSINESS:

a.  Discuss/Approve Vacancy on Zoning Board of Appeals:  Alternate
b.  Update on 5G Cell- Planning Commission to decide on Aesthetics – Next Step
c.   Approve/Authorize Mayor to sign the Cicero Fire Protection Agreement

NEW BUSINESS:

a.   Discuss/Approve New Position Duties Statement: Assistant Chief of Police
b.   Discuss/Authorize Mayor to sign Leasing Documents for 2019 SUV Ford Explorer – Police
c.   Discuss/Approve W. Taft Rd. OCDOT Improvements – 2 Add’l – Once approved -Purchase or 30 Yr. Plan
d.   Discuss/Approve Church/Chestnut OCDOT Improvements – 4 Add’l – Once approved – Purchase or 3o Yr. Plan
e.    Discussion only – 20 yrs. of Canteen Program – Celebration in April 2019
f.    Discuss/Approve Fire Dept. Rules and Reg’s. modifications regarding Explorers/Juniors
g.    Discuss/Approve Local Law #1 – Allowing for a Property Tax Levy in Excess of the Limit
h.    Discuss/Approve Local Law #2 – Exemption of Real Property Taxes for Cold War Veterans
I.     Discuss/Approve 2019 Comm. Dev. Project(s) – $50,000 and $150,000

7.    Citizens’ Voice (please limit your topic to 3 minutes or less)
8.    Attorney Report
9.    Engineer Report
10.  Department Heads Report
11.  Deputy Mayor and Trustees’ Report
12.  Mayor’s Report
13.  Adjourn- (to Executive Session if necessary)

GARY BUTTERFIELD
Mayor

Unless otherwise specified, all items on tonight’s agenda are Type II actions for purposes

ANNOUNCEMENTS

** Please note that due to COVID-19, a number of our programs have been cancelled or postponed. See the Parks page for more details and stay tuned for updates.

The Community Center is currently available for meetings and events with no more than 50 people. Community Center availability can now be checked on-line. Looking to book an event or meeting? See the Calendar listed at the bottom of the community center page (under Parks Dept)