By Jennifer Weber
At the Dec. 8 meeting, the Town of Concord Board voted to install a camera system for the Hulbert Library due to recent vandalism issues. Supervisor Gary Eppolito requested a proposal from Gerwitz & McNeil for the cost of the camera system. Additional quotes will be entertained and voted on at the next meeting.
Eight candidates were interviewed for the part-time Senior Center Clerk position. The Board will schedule a special meeting and have an executive session to discuss the hiring at an upcoming meeting. Councilman Snyder went to the Senior Center the prior week for a visit and reported that the building was full of people at the time.
Several Board appointments were voted on and approved at the meeting, including:
Supervisor Eppolito was approved to represent the Concord IDA for a five year term, from Jan. 1, 2017 to Dec. 31, 2021.
Nora Murphy was approved to the Zoning Board of Appeals for a five year term, from Jan. 1, 2017 to Dec. 31, 2021.
Julie Zybert was approved to the Planning Board of Appeals for a seven year term, from Jan. 1, 2017 to Dec. 31, 2023
An agenda and a proposal prepared by Town Engineer Alianello regarding the Craneridge light district has been forwarded to Jeff Smith of Municipal Solutions and is waiting for his approval. Residents of Craneridge are the only residents who will pay for this project under the Special Use District.
In other news, the Board voted to allow the New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities the use of the Town Hall for occasional gatherings every 4-5 weeks.
An organizational meeting was set for Thursday, Jan. 5, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. following the regular Town Board meeting.