Please note: Votes were unanimous (16-0; Spreckman absent) unless otherwise indicated.

APPROVED: Bond Counsel Selection
Act authorizing Westchester County to retain the law firms of Hawkins, Delafield & Wood LLP, New York, New York; Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, New York, New York and Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo P.C., New York, New York to provide bond counsel services in an "of counsel" capacity to the County Attorney on an "as-needed" basis, for the period February 1, 2010 through July 31, 2010.

 

 

APPROVED: Fixing & Determining the Amount of County Taxes (Tax Warrants)
An Act fixing and determining the amounts of: County taxes (for County Operating Purposes and for County of MTA); the Special District Taxes; and other charges against the various towns and cities in the County of Westchester; and levying such apportioned amounts against such towns and cities. (10-6; No: Maisano, Burrows, Burton, Harckham, Kaplowitz, Testa)

 

APPROVED: Fixing Tax Distribution Tables (Tax Warrants)
Act fixing the Tax Distribution Tables for the County (for County Operating Purposes and for County share of MTA), for the County Water District No. 1, for the Refuse Disposal District No. 1, and for each of the thirteen Sanitary Sewer Districts in the County. (10-6; No: Maisano, Burrows, Burton, Harckham, Kaplowitz, Testa)

 

APPROVED: CBAC Resolution
Resolution approving the Citizen’s Budget Advisory Committee for the 2010/2011 legislative term.

 

OVERED: Right of First Refusal
Following a public hearing held on the item, a proposed Local Law to specifically exempt the sale and/or transfer of property to provide fair and affordable housing from a municipality’s right of first refusal was overed and postponed for discussion until the Board’s next meeting on Monday, March 1, 2010 (Overed: Abinanti)

 

PUBLIC HEARING SET: Item Pricing Law
Public Hearing on a measure amending the Local Laws of Westchester with respect to Item Pricing, in order to provide waivers to certain qualified retailers, has been set for: Monday, March 22, 2010 at 7:30 PM

 

OVERED: Board Personnel
A resolution to revise, eliminate and/or amend certain staff titles and pay ranges in order to improve the efficiency of the Board of Legislators was overed and postponed for discussion until the Board’s next meeting on Monday, March 1, 2010 (Overed: Maisano)

 


APPROVED: Various County Executive Appointments to Westchester County Departments
Appointments confirmed to serve at the pleasure of the County Executive

 

  • Budget Department (Director): Lawrence C. Soule of Wilton, CT

Acting Commissioners (appointments confirmed, to expire upon the appointment of “Commissioner”):

 

  • Department of Correction: Kevin Cheverko of White Plains


Appointments to Westchester County Boards:

 

The following appointments were approved:

 

WCHCC Board of Directors
Dr. Orlando Adamson, M.D. of Mount Vernon
Patrick McCoy of Tarrytown
Michael Staib of Yorktown

 

Reappointments

 

Board of Health
Dr. Doug Aspros of White Plains