SPECIAL MEETING –
EDEN TOWN BOARD
2795 EAST CHURCH
EDEN, NEW YORK
NOVEMBER 3, 2004
TOWN BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:
R. NELLIS - SUPERVISOR
PEW - COUNCILWOMAN (Deputy Supervisor)
KRYCIA, JR. - COUNCILMAN
VACCO - COUNCILMAN
WALKER - COUNCILMAN
Knack - Administrative Assistant
Call To Order:
Nellis called the Work Session of the Eden Town Board to order at 7:30 P.M.
Pledge of Allegiance:
Nellis led the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag followed by a
moment of silence.
purpose of the Public Hearing is to review the Proposed Budget of the Town of
Eden for the year 2005. The proposed tax
rates for 2005 are:
General - $2.11 per thousand
Highway - $2.89 per thousand
.15 per thousand
Protection - $
.76 per thousand
Total $5.91 per thousand
Increase $.20 or 3.5% increase
A home assessed at $100,000
would show a net increase of $8.00 on their tax bill for the above items.
Garbage rate for 2005 is $115.00 per unit.
The Consolidated Water District will increase from
$.36 per thousand to $.38 per thousand for the purpose of increasing cash
balances for operation and maintenance of our waterlines.
Projected General Fund Balance 2004 (after applying
a portion to our 2005 Budget = $254,500 or 12.5% of operating budget.
Projected Highway Fund Balance
2004 (after applying a portion to our 2005
Budget) = $158,000 of 13.1% of
Nellis stated that copies of the Proposed 2005 Budget had been made available
in the Town Clerk’s office and at the meeting tonight.
Supervisor Nellis then opened up
the Public Hearing to residents present for their questions or comments.
following residents made comments regarding the proposed budget:
were no comments.
All persons desiring to be heard, having been heard,
Supervisor Nellis closed the Public Hearing at 7:35 P.M.
MOTION was made by Councilman Walker to approve the
2005 Budget of the Town of Eden; seconded by Councilman Vacco; All “Ayes”;
Opposed? – None; Abstain? – None;
Board members publicly thanked Ann Knack for all her work in putting together
the 2005 Budget of the Town of Eden.
MOTION was made by Councilman Vacco to adjourn the
Special Meeting of the Eden Town Board; seconded by Councilman Walker; All
“Ayes”; Opposed? – None; Abstain? – None; Motion carried.
Nellis adjourned the Work Session Meeting of the Eden Town Board at 7:40 P.M.