Conservation Commission Meeting Minutes – April 13, 2017

NEWFANE CONSERVATION COMMISSION

MINUTES

(UNAPPROVED)

APRIL 13, 2017

NEWFANE TOWN OFFICE

7:00 P.M.

PRESENT: BRUCE, GREG, SYLVIA, GEORGE

ABSENT: NISSA

>APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

NOVEMBER 10, 2016 – YES. NO MEETINGS HAVE BEEN HELD SINCE.

>ELECTION OF OFFICERS: MOTION MADE AND ALL IN FAVOR FOR:

CHAIRMAIN – SYLVIA

VICE-CHAIR – BRUCE

SECRETARY – GREG

TREASURER – GEORGE

*MEETINGS WILL BE AT 7:00 P.M. ON THE SECOND THURSDAY OF THE MONTH, AT THE TOWN OFFICE, AS NEEDED.

>2017 PROJECTS:

*TRAIL WORK; WE WILL, AND HAVE CONTINUED TO FOCUS ON TRAIL UPKEEP.

*SYLVIA WILL PLACE MORE BROCHURES IN THE BOX AT THE TRAIL ENTRANCE.

*A WORK SESSION IS SCHEDULED FOR MAY 11TH AT 6:00 P.M. MAY 18TH WILL BE A RAIN DATE.

>OTHER BUSINESS:

*SYLVIA ATTENDED A REGIONAL MEETING IN DUMMERSTON TO SHARE INFORMATION WITH OTHER TOWN CONSERVATION COMMISSIONS.

*SYLVIA INFORMED US OF AN UPCOMING BIOFINDER WORKSHOP ON MAY 1ST AT LANDMARK COLLEGE IN PUTNEY FROM 6:30 – 8:30 P.M. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

*SYLVIA WILL UPDATE THE SELECTBOAR REGARDING NISSA’S RESIGNATION, SINCE SHE MOVED TO PENNSYLVANIA.

*THE MENTION OF POTENTIAL MEMBERS (MORTIMERS, SHAFERS, AND SYLVIA’S NEIGHBOR DIANNE) WAS DISCUSSED BY THOSE PRESENT.

>ADJOURN: 7:40 P.M.