Councilor Contemplations – October 2022

by Sara Bollinger – Manlius Deputy Supervisor

2023 Budget

The Preliminary Budget Please pay attention to how your tax dollars are spent. We want to hear from you! The Public Hearing on the Budget will be November 9th.

PLEASE: Take a few minutes to review this presentation.

Cannabis Work Session
Thanks to Brittany Carbone, Nick Agrippina and FL Gorman for presenting valuable information at the work session 10.12.22.

Residential Mixed-Use Zone Change
Several neighbors who live on Whetstone Road shared their concerns about a proposed zone change for the Seven Pines office park. The Board decided not to act at this time. A proposal for RM zone on Enders Road was referred to the Planning Board.

Special Districts

  • Contracts for Fayetteville, Manlius and Minoa Fire Protection and EMS Districts were approved, and the Fremont Fire District budget was presented.
  • The Board approved drainage work in the Clark Hill neighborhood.
  • There was discussion regarding proposed changes to the Muirfield drainage area. The initial proposal was not approved. A revised, scaled back version, was approved at a later meeting.

Comprehensive Planning
Open Houses were scheduled at the Manlius Library October 8th , Fayetteville Library October 17th and Minoa Library October 20th and 21st . The next Steering Committee meeting will be November 30th .

Thanks to ESM School District

Several Town Councilors attended the ESM Key Communicators Dinner to learn about recent capital improvements and exciting developments for the ESM community.