Shawn M. Morse
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City of Cohoes
97 Mohawk Street
Cohoes, NY 12047
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COMMON COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS
October 27, 2016 - 7:00 P.M.
Common Council Chambers
Mayor Morse led in the Pledge of Allegiance at 7:00 PM
Roll call was taken
PRESENT: Mayor Morse EXCUSED:
Council President Briggs None
Council Member Smith
Council Member Russell
Council Member McCarthy
Council Member Napier
Council Member Koniowka
At 7:00 PM, the Common Council Special Meeting was called to order.
Gil Ethier, 26 Middle St., “As a taxpayer, I am very pleased with the budget. Everyone needs to work together as a team, and I urge you to vote for it, it shows unity.”
Council President Briggs, and Council Members Smith, Russell, McCarthy, Napier, and Koniowka introduced Local Law No. 1 for 2016
A LOCAL LAW AUTHORIZING A PROPERTY TAX LEVY IN EXCESS OF THE LIMIT ESTABLISHED IN GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW §3-C
Council Member McCarthy, “Why the special meeting, we have until November 15.”
Mayor Morse, “I feel it is always better to get it done.”
A roll call vote was taken, Council President Briggs, and Council Members Smith, Russell, McCarthy, and Napier, voted “AYE”. Council Member Koniowka voted “NAY”. Local Law No. 1 for 2016 passed.
Council President Briggs, and Council Members Smith, Russell, McCarthy, Napier, and Koniowka introduced Resolution No. 73 for 2016
A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE THE CITY OF COHOES 2017 ANNUAL ESTIMATE, AS AMENDED
A roll call vote was taken, Council President Briggs, and Council Members Smith, Russell, Napier, and Koniowka voted “AYE”. Resolution No. 73 for 2016 passed.
At 7:08 PM, Council Member Smith made a MOTION to adjourn, seconded by Council Member Russell. The Common Council Meeting was adjourned.
Lori A. Yando, City Clerk