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Updated Town Board Highlights - August 9, 2023

Posted on August 10, 2023 at 2:02 PM by Allison Weber

To view the full meeting please visit our You Tube Page here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3pS9-uTiX4l7aEgciGEVSA

Updated Meeting Highlights from the Clerk – 08/09/2023

Open Podium

Residents spoke in opposition to the Petition to Establish a Ward District and the special election. Open Podium comments can be viewed on the Town's YouTube channel

Joule Energy

A Joule Energy representative gave a presentation on community based clean energy programs. The town board asked questions and discussed community based solar. The town board tabled the matter for further consideration. 

Twin Ponds - Planned Unit Development (PUD) Request - 5440 Burdick Street

The applicant made a presentation on the Planned Use Development Request for 5440 N Burdick Street, Fayetteville. The applicant reviewed the district language, district map and discussed proposed uses. The Town Board asked questions about the affordable housing proposed in the application. The Town Board will submit questions to the applicant and an appendix will be added for more clarity.

The Town Board referred the PUD request made by Twin Ponds Housing for the project known as Twin Ponds  for the parcel located at 5440 Burdick St. to the Town of Manlius Planning Board and the Onondaga County Planning Board 

Garden Park Senior Apartments - Planned Unit Development (PUD) Request - Highbridge Street – TABLED

Cemetery Budget Line 

The Town Board created an expenditure account for Cemeteries – Personal Services and approved a budget transfer in the amount of $495.00 from Cemeteries Contractual to Cemeteries Personal Services. The Town is no longer contracting mowing services in cemeteries, the highway department is now mowing the cemeteries. This transfer is related to that operational change. 

Humana Group Medicare Advantage Plan Renewal 

The Town Board authorized the Supervisor to sign the 2024 Humana Group Medicare Advantage Plan Renewal. 

Petition to Establish A Ward District 

The Town Clerk accepted the petitions filed to establish a ward district. A letter ( Findings & Determinations) discussing the acceptance of the petition is available online. The Town Board discussed the petitions and special election at length. A resolution to call for the special election as required by law will be made at a future meeting. The time, place and manner of voting is still being determined and more information will be made available as details are confirmed. The special election will be held in September. Residents are encouraged to sign up to receive agendas and minutes

Other matters were presented and discussed to learn more about those please visit our agenda center here: https://www.townofmanlius.org/AgendaCenter

To view the full meeting please visit our You Tube Page here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3pS9-uTiX4l7aEgciGEVSA

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