Selectboard Budget Meeting Minutes – November 12, 2018

NEWFANE SELECTBOARD
BUDGET MEETING MINUTES
November 12, 2018

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Marion Dowling, Shelly Huber, Mike Fitzpatrick, Gary Delius
OTHERS PRESENT: Shannon Meckle, Melissa Brown

The meeting was called to order at 6:02 p.m. by Marion Dowling, Chair.

DEDICATION DISCUSSION

A list of past dedications was reviewed and a new list compiled. This will be an ongoing discussion during budget season.

HEALTH INSURANCE

Discussion ensued regarding a new plan being offered by Blue Cross Blue Shield. It was Shannon’s opinion that it would be too big an adjustment for the employees. Discussion ensued regarding the increase in the premium for the current plan.

After discussion, a motion was made by Mike Fitzpatrick and seconded by Gary Delius to split the increase between the employer and employee 50%/50%. The motion carried unanimously.

FIRST REVIEW OF EXPENDITURES

The Board reviewed the expenditures as drafted to date. More information will be available for the next meeting for a more thorough review.

ADJOURN
A motion was made by Gary Delius and seconded by Marion Dowling to adjourn at 8:05 p.m.
The motion carried unanimously.

Respectfully Submitted,
Shannon Meckle