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The Town Council, also known as the Town Board is comprised of four council members, who are elected for a four year term, and the Supervisor, a full time position, who is elected for a two year term.   

The Town Board is the governing and legislative body of the Town. It determines policy and is the branch of government that appropriates funds and adopts the annual Budget of the Town.  Some additional Town Board responsibilities include:

  • Adopt amendments to the Town Code
  • Fill appointive positions                          
  • Require all Town employees to perform their duties faithfully.
  • Appoint & supervise all Boards, Council & Committees
  • Award contracts for public works and purchase contracts requiring competitive bids
  • Provide for an independent audit of all Town accounts.
  • Directs and supervisors all department heads and managers.                                    

Town Board Meetings require the presence of a majority of the Town Board which constitutes a quorum for the transaction of official business. Each member of the Board, including the Supervisor, has one vote. A resolution of law is carried by the affirmative vote of the majority of the Board.

All town board meetings work sessions and regular business meetings are open to the public.

The Town Board holds it monthly meetings on Tuesday in the Vincent F. Nyberg General Meeting room at the Town Hall at 7:00 pm.  They also have three work sessions a month, meeting on Mondays.  Special meetings are held as necessary.  All meetings are open to the public.  For more information, contact the Supervisors Office at 734-1002.

The current members of the Board are:

Richard H. Becker
Richard H. Becker
Town Board Member
(4 years)

Debra A. Costello
Debra A. Costello
Town Board Member
(4 years)

James F. Creighton
James F. Creighton
Town Board Member
(4 years)

Francis X. Farrell
Francis X. Farrell
Town Board Member
(4 years)

Upcoming Meetings & Agenda

October, 2018
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Tue, Oct, 23, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 10/23/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 10/23/2018 7:00 PM Other Docs
November, 2018
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Tue, Nov, 13, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room

Recent Meetings & Minutes

September, 2018
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Tue, Sep, 25, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 09/25/2018 7:00 PM Agenda
August, 2018
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Tue, Aug, 7, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 08/07/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 08/07/2018 7:00 PM Minutes
Tue, Aug, 7, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room
July, 2018
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Tue, Jul, 17, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 07/17/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 07/17/2018 7:00 PM Minutes View 07/17/2018 7:00 PM Video
June, 2018
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Tue, Jun, 12, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 06/12/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 06/12/2018 7:00 PM Minutes View 06/12/2018 7:00 PM Video
May, 2018
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Tue, May, 15, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 05/15/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 05/15/2018 7:00 PM Minutes View 05/15/2018 7:00 PM Video
April, 2018
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Tue, Apr, 17, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 04/17/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 04/17/2018 7:00 PM Minutes View 04/17/2018 7:00 PM Video
March, 2018
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Tue, Mar, 13, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 03/13/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 03/13/2018 7:00 PM Minutes View 03/13/2018 7:00 PM Video
February, 2018
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Tue, Feb, 13, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 02/13/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 02/13/2018 7:00 PM Minutes View 02/13/2018 7:00 PM Video
January, 2018
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Tue, Jan, 23, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 01/23/2018 7:00 PM Agenda View 01/23/2018 7:00 PM Minutes View 01/23/2018 7:00 PM Video
December, 2017
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Tue, Dec, 5, 7:00 PM Nyberg Meeting Room View 12/05/2017 7:00 PM Agenda View 12/05/2017 7:00 PM Video
November, 2017
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Tue, Nov, 14, 7:00 PM Town Hall View 11/14/2017 7:00 PM Agenda View 11/14/2017 7:00 PM Minutes View 11/14/2017 7:00 PM Video