Board & Committee Meeting Preview: Items for Discussion

 

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Monday, February 22, 2010

9:00 AM
Public Safety & SecurityHon. Vito Pinto, Chair; Contact: Melanie Montalto (995-8620)

 

  • Discussion of a proposed local law creating a license and licensing procedure for the inspection and servicing of fire extinguishers throughout the county

10:00 AM
Budget & AppropriationsHon. Jose Alvarado, Chair; Contact: Sally Schecter (995-2832)

 

Joint with

 

Housing & Planning Hon. Bill Burton, Chair; Contact: Barbara Dodds (995-4429)

 

  • Urban Co. Application (HUD): Act authorizing the County to submit an Urban County application under the Federal Community Development Block Grant, Emergency Shelter Grant, and HOME Program, including an amendment to the FY 2009-2013 Consolidated Plan, and to accept such Grants

11:30 AM
Sub-committee on Litigation (B&A)
Hon. John Nonna, Chair; Contact: Sally Schecter (995-2832)

 

  • Settlement Approval-Wolfe: Act authorizing the County Attorney to settle the lawsuit of Patricia Wolfe, as Administratrix of the Goods, Chattels and Credits of the Estate of Gerald F. Wolfe and Patricia Wolfe, individually v. County of Westchester.
  • Retention of Outside Counsel-Deskovic: Act entitled "An Act designating an attorney to be retained to represent Dr. Louis Roh office in the matters of Jeffrey Deskovic v. City of Peekskill, Putnam County, Westchester County, David Levine, Thomas McIntyre, Walter Brovarksi, Eugene Tumolo, John and Jane Doe Supervisors, Daniel Stephens, Louis Roh, Millard Hyland, Geroge Bolen and Alan Tweed 07 Civ. 8150 (KMK) (GAY) and Linda McGarr v. City of Peekskill, Putnam County, Westchester County, David Levine, Thomas McIntyre, Walter Brovarksi, Eugene Tumolo, John and Jane Doe Supervisors, Daniel Stephens, Louis Roh, Millard Hyland, George Bolen, Peter Insero, the Legal Aid Society of Westchester County 07 Civ. 9488.
  • Recover a Claim for Medicaid Expenses: Act authorizing the County Attorney to compromise the County of Westchester’s right to recover a claim for Medicaid expenses against the Estate of Mary Pierce

12:00 PM
Rules—
Hon. Tom Abinanti, Chair; Contact: Joanne Sold (995-2803)

 

  • Agenda TBA

1:30 PM
Legislation
Hon. John Nonna, Chair; Contact: Melanie Montalto (995-8620) & Betsy DeSoye (995-3277)

 

  • Source of Income Law: Public Hearing Resolution and Local Law amending the Laws of Westchester County in relation to prohibiting housing discrimination based on source of income

3:00 PM
Environment
Hon. Peter Harckham, Chair; Contact: Christopher Crane (995-2104)

 

Joint with

 

EnergyHon. Martin Rogowsky, Chair; Contact: Christopher Crane (995-2104)

 

  • Discussion of Consolidated Edison’s recent tree cutting along electric transmission line corridors.  Both committees will, also, address legislation calling for a moratorium on Con Edison’s tree cutting program and a revision of the State’s Public Service Commission requirements.

4:00 PM
Public Works, Labor, Transportation & Parks
Hon. Bill Ryan, Chair; Contact: Susan Kirkpatrick (995-2818)

 

  • Sewer District Modification-Cortlandt: Forwarding a packet of information from the Town of Cortlandt with regard to the reinstatement of one parcel into the Peekskill Sanitary Sewer District (14 Laurie Road).
  • Bicycle Racks on Bee-Line Buses: Act to require that all county buses contain bicycle racks

7:00 PM
Regular Meeting of the County BOARD OF LEGISLATORS – Streamed Live from www.westchesterlegislators.com starting at 7:00 PM

 

 

 

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

 

9:30 AM
Housing & Planning
Hon. Bill Burton, Chair; Contact: Barbara Dodds (995-4429)

 

  • Status update on county parcel located in Greenburgh known as Parcel "Q"
  • David Jackson, Exec. Director of the Westchester County Tax Commission, to review activities of the Westchester Collaborative Assessment Commission, created last year by the Board of Legislators

1:00 PM
Government Operations, Efficiency & Savings
Hon. Mike Kaplowitz, Chair; Contact: Tara Bernard (995-6297)

 

  • Continued discussion on 2010 State Legislative Package

3:00 PM
Community Services
Hon. Alfreda Williams, Chair; Contact: Melanie Montalto (995-8620)

 

  • Discussion on the resignation of Patsy Yang, Acting Commissioner of the Department of Health and plans for the Department moving forward

4:00 PM
Special Committee on Health Insurance Savings
Hon. Lyndon Williams & Hon. Judy Myers, Co-Chairs; Contact: Steven Bass (995-5482)

 

  • Agenda TBA