Charter Hearing Minutes – December 11, 2014

TOWN OF NEWFANE

PUBLIC HEARING

DECEMBER 11, 2014

Selectboard Members Present: Christine Druke, Gary Katz, Mike Fitzpatrick, Gloria Cristelli

Charter Committee Members Present: Greg Record, Larry Robinson

The Town of Newfane held a Public Hearing on December 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at the NewBrook Fire Department.

The purpose of the Hearing was to hear public comment and hold discussion regarding the merits of the proposed Charter, which would include the elimination of elected positions for Town Clerk and Treasurer.

Charter Committee member, Greg Record reviewed the Committee’s work and reasons for recommending the Charter to the Selectboard.

Selectboard member, Christine Druke outlined the timeline and process thus far for the draft Charter.

Public discussion ensued.

Meeting adjourned at approximately 8:20 p.m.