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September 17, 2019: Town Board Meeting

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Town Hall 

6210 South Livonia Rd,

Conesus, NY  14435

Public Notice:


Please take notice that the Town of Conesus Town Board will hold its 2019 Regular Meetings on the first and third Tuesday of every month except as noted:

January 17 Organizational Meeting @ 2:00PM

February 5 and 19

March 5 and 19

April 2 and 16

May 7 and 21

June 4 and 18

July 9

August 6

September 3 and 17

October 1 and 15

November 7(Thursday) and 19

December 3 and 26 (Thursday)

All Town Board Meetings will be held at the Town of Conesus Town Hall, 6210 South Livonia Rd., (Route 15) Conesus, NY 14435 unless otherwise posted with Regular Meetings commencing at 7:00pm and bill/voucher review at 6:30PM.

By Order of the Town Board

Annette M. McNinch

Town Clerk Town of Conesus

Dated 01/17/2019

Supervisor Donohue and Town Board members will be reviewing all vouchers for payment between 6:30 and 7:00 P.M. prior to each Board meeting. This is an informal process done individually.  The meeting actually starts at 7:00 pm (this note is especially for Government Students at Livonia High School)


Call to Order: Supervisor Donohue


Pledge of Allegiance:  Councilwoman Martucio


Announcements and Communications:

  • The next meetings of the Conesus Town Board will be held on October 1, 2019 and October 15, 2019.
  • Rain Barrel Make-n-Take Program at the Watershed Education Center, Vitale Park on October 23rd at 5:30 pm:
    • Build a Rain barrel for your home; a $100 value:  Storm water consultant Caroline Kilmer will take you through the steps to make your own 55-gallon rain barrel…that you will take home at the end of the class. Hook it up to your downspout and with just one rain event, it will be full! The rain barrel and diverter kit are FREE; tools and materials will be supplied. Pre-registration is required and limited to the first 24 people to sign up. Due to funding, your barrel must be installed in Livingston County.  The presentation is free, but reservations are recommended.  To reserve a seat, send an email to or call 721-6170.
  • A lovely note, accompanied by a park donation, was received from a Conesus family expressing thanks to the Town of Conesus for “such a wonderful place to bring my children.”
  • The Town of Conesus is in receipt of the Supreme Court Decision and Order rendered by the Honorable Dennis S. Cohen in the case of Carl Myers Enterprises, Inc. vs. The Town of Conesus Zoning Board of Appeals (Index #920-2017). 


Approval of Minutes: Town Board Meeting dated   September 3, 2019


Reports of Town Officials:

Highway Report: Superintendent Martucio

Planning Board Minutes for July (in writing) Carol Crane, Planning Board Secretary

Zoning Board of Appeals Minutes for July (in writing) Carol Crane, ZBA Secretary


Updates on Key Issues:

  • Conesus Lake: Councilman Wester/ Charlie Braun, Conesus Rep. from Conesus Lake Association
  • Town Hall Maintenance and Improvement:  


Unfinished Business:

  • Presentation of the Tentative 2020 Highway Fund Budget   Superintendent Martucio
  • Followed by Town Board discussion of elements of the Highway Fund and the General Fund
  • Once all changes are made and approved by the Town Board in a ROLL CALL VOTE, the Tentative 2020 Budget will become the 2020Preliminary Budget.  The Public Hearing Date for the 2020 Budget has been set for Thursday, November 7, 2019. 


New Business:

  • Introduction of Lime Energy proposal for lighting upgrades to Highway facility and Town Hall.
  • Approval of Line Item transfers within the General Fund
  • Approval of Line Item Transfers within the Highway Fund


Comments are welcome at this time.


Ratify Abstract: General and Highway Funds


Motion to Adjourn