The Village of Gowanda will hold a special Village Board meeting on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 beginning at 6:00 p.m. Mayor McKeever will present the proposed 2017-2018 Village budget. The sewer committee will also present the findings on the sewer revenues/expenditures at the current time. A public hearing will be held at 7:30 p.m. regarding the findings of the sewer committee.
A General Election of the Village of Gowanda will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 27 East Main Street, Gowanda, New York. Polls will be open from 12:00 noon until 9:00 p.m. To be elected: One (1) Mayor; two (2) trustees, each for a two year term. Independent petitions have been filed for these positions:
Mayor – Gowanda on the Move Party – David L. Smith, 35 North Chapel Street
Mayor – Forward Party – Samuel D. Castellano, 21 Frederick Street
Trustee – Open Door Party – Paul M. Zimmermann, 230 Jamestown Street
Trustee – Allegiance Party – Carol A. Sheibley, 95 Torrance Place
Trustee – Public Rights Party – Jack T. Broyles, 93 Walnut Street
There will be a special Village board meeting tomorrow, February 15, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. There will be three action items: approval to move BAN funds into higher interest-bearing account, accept the resignation of J. Bartholomew from the Gowanda Police Department and approve payment of the GARC insurance bill. Discussion will be a charge to the financial committee to review sewer revenues/expenditures and then an executive session will be held regarding a Task Force candidate.
The Village Board has announced the following budget workshop schedule:
Budget work session – March 21, 2017 5:00 p.m.
Special meeting – presentation of 2017-18 budget to Board – 6:00 p.m. March 28 2017
Budget work session – April 11, 2017 – 5:00 p.m.
Special meeting – April 25, 2017 – Action on final budget – 6:00 p.m.