February 28, 2017




The meeting was called to order by Board of Finance Chair Christopher Santucci at 7:01 pm. Members present:  Christopher Santucci, Dennis Sienna and Tim Vennart.


The minutes from the February 7, 2017 meeting were reviewed. A motion was made by Tim Vennart to approve the minutes as read. Dennis Sienna seconded the motion. The motion was carried.


Board of Finance Chair Andrea Estell and School Superintendent Joe Reardon discussed with the Board the status of this years Board of Education budget and the proposed budget for fiscal year 2017-18. The Tax Collector report for February 28, 2017 and the grand list were reviewed. It was noted that the annual report was provided to the school for printing.


The members then discussed various fiscal year 2017-18 budgets that have been submitted. The impact of the possible state budget in regards to new mandates and grants had the potential to severely impact the towns fiscal status.


The member discussed with Scott Crevier filling the vacancy left by Giovanni D’Alessandro. A special meeting will be held to fill the vacancy.


Dennis Sienna made a motion to adjourn. Tim Vennart seconded the motion. The motion was carried.



Bonnie Dabrowski, Recording Secretary