Board of Trustees Meeting Notes

March 5, 2019

 Present:  Mayor Norris and Trustees Chamberlain, Ford, Haber, Hollander and Jamerson.

Absent:  Trustee Goldstein.

 Information Items & Comments from the President:  

 Project Update on Flatwoods Heritage Center – Mayor Norris reported that the resident survey regarding the Flatwoods Heritage Center project is underway.  The project is proposed for Village-owned property at, and adjacent to, the Village Hall. There has been a constant flow of resident responses (over 60 thus far).  The survey will close on March 16 and results will be reported to the Board at its meeting on March 19. 

Standing Committee Report:

Trustee Chamberlain will meet with Village Ecologist Steve Zimmerman to review the Village cost-share ecological programs.

Next Board of Trustees Meeting — March 19, 2019 at 7:30 P.M.


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