MILTON – The Milton Town Board voted to purchase an extension of up to $20,000 with Twin Rivers Council (TRC) to amend an agreement and move forward with a permissive referendum vote in a continued effort to purchase the former Camp Boyhaven Boy Scout campground.
MILTON – After questions were raised about taxpayer actual costs, the acceptance of an indirect gift from an anonymous donor and the committment of a New York State agency land purchase, the donor has decided not to donate a promised $500k for the Town to acquire Camp Boyhaven in Middle Grove.
Milton Town Supervisor Scott Ostrander has dealt with a contentious political situation, both during the campaign season and in the early months of his term. But that hasn’t stopped him from moving forward with his plans to help stabilize the town’s budget and secure new business opportunities.
A settlement agreement was ordered unsealed, about two weeks ago, by state Supreme Court Ann C. Crowell in a legal battle waged by the Times Union (TU) against the Town of Milton.
View the budget document here>>>http://townofmiltonny.org/docs/budget-committee.html RELATED Video: Milton budget workshop Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 RELATED Ostrander estimates Milton budget gap at $1.2 million
This week at the Town of Milton Board meeting Councilwoman Kerr showed her true colors. She has been stating that she is “for an open government “ and “wants communication between the board members and the employees”. Yet last evening she asked the supervisor a question that she already knew the answer to and didn’t…
Barbara Kerr will be running for Supervisor on the Reform Party Line in the Town of Milton election. She has been a wonderful advocate of the people and refuses to have any part of backroom decisions. It’s time for a change folks.
The Town of Milton board meeting held Wednesday, Nov. 1 is filmed in entirety. The process to adopt the resolution of a local law to amend the town code and add a new section to chapter 4, property tax levy 2018, starts a 7:58. RELATED Milton budget workshop held 10.24.17 RELATED Lewza presents tentative $6.7 million…
At recent Town of Milton Board meetings, we learned how the town came up over a million dollars short on the budget and now must double the tax rate and take out $700,000 in reserves to fix the ‘mistake’.