East Hampton Town Board              Carole Brennan

              159 Pantigo Road              Telephone:

              East Hampton, NY  11937


East Hampton Town Board meeting of July 18, 2017
East Hampton, New York



I.              Call to Order

10:00 AM Meeting called to order on July 18, 2017 at Town Hall Meeting Room, 159 Pantigo Road, East Hampton, NY.


Attendee Name





Councilwoman Kathee Burke-Gonzalez





Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc





Councilwoman Sylvia Overby





Councilman Fred Overton





Supervisor Larry Cantwell










I.              Public Portion

III.              Topics

A.              Bids - Jeanne Carroza

B.              Proposed New Hunting Areas - Andy Gates

C.              Septic Legislation - NancyLynn Thiele

D.              Amendment to Chapter 5 on Authorized Oficials - NancyLynn Thiele

E.              Fences - NancyLynn Thiele

F.              Drainage Study at Old Flamingo Road

IV.              Liaison Reports

V.              Resolutions




RESOLUTION:              2017-789

CATEGORY:                            Approvals

SPONSORED BY:              Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc

DEPARTMENT:              Human Resources

Kathleen Hopkins be Granted FMLA and the Establishment of a Leave Bank Accommodation


WHEREAS, Kathleen Hopkins, sanitation helper in the Sanitation Department has requested and is eligible for Family and Medical Leave of Absence (FMLA) effective July 11, 2017, and


WHEREAS, Stephen Lynch, her department head, has requested a leave bank/ shared time accommodation be established for Kathleen Hopkins, a CSEA member, beginning with pay period 15, July 9, 2017, and


WHEREAS, the Town Board considers such requests on a case by case basis, now therefore be it


RESOLVED, that, in accordance with the CSEA Town of East Hampton Bargaining Unit Contract and in compliance with the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Kathleen Hopkins be and she is hereby granted a leave up to 12 weeks in accordance with the provisions of the Family Medical Leave Act & Town FMLA Policy effective July 11, 2017.   Medical benefits will continue and available accrued sick, vacation and personal time will be used prior to the utilization of unpaid leave, and, be it further


RESOLVED, that, in accordance with the CSEA Town of East Hampton Bargaining Unit Contract Kathleen Hopkins may retain one-half or her annual entitlement of vacation, and, be if further


RESOLVED, that a leave bank/shared time accommodation be established as requested beginning at pay period #15, July 9, 2017 and that the leave bank be monitored and accounted for by the Town Budget Office in coordination with the Purchasing Department.


RESOLUTION:              2017-790

CATEGORY:                            Appointments

SPONSORED BY:              Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc

DEPARTMENT:              Human Resources

Amend Salaries and Titles of Seasonal Lifeguards


Resolved, that the following lifeguards in the Recreation Department were appointed to titles and salaries on earlier resolutions in 2017 and now those titles and salaries are amended as listed below. Salaries are to be paid bi-weekly from budget account A7180-51200 upon proper submission of time records retroactive to listed effective dates; appointments effective through September 15, 2017.


                                                                                                                                            Effective Date

Dylan Pryor                                           Senior Ocean Lifeguard              $15.50                            6/16/17

Glen Baietti                                          Senior Ocean Lifeguard              $15.50                            6/16/17

Lucas Pryor                                          Senior Ocean Lifeguard              $15.50                            6/16/17

William Richard Vargas              Lieutenant Lifeguard                            $16.00                            6/16/17

Julian DeMann                                          Advanced Ocean Lifeguard              $15.00                            7/1/17

Emilio Espinoza                            Advanced Ocean Lifeguard              $15.00                            7/1/17

Holly Hansen                                          Advanced Ocean Lifeguard              $15.00                            7/1/17

Aramis Steininger                            Advanced Ocean Lifeguard              $15.00                            7/1/17

Estelle Sweeney                            Advanced Ocean Lifeguard              $15.00                            7/1/17

Ryan Bahel                                          Ocean Lifeguard                            $14.50                            6/17/17

Guy Crowley                                          Ocean Lifeguard                            $14.50                            6/17/17

Taisia Crowley                                          Ocean Lifeguard                            $14.50                            6/17/17

Eugene DePasquale                            Ocean Lifeguard                            $14.50                            6/17/17

Luke Fitzgibbon                            Ocean Lifeguard                            $14.50                            6/17/17

Wesley Jakimowicz                            Ocean Lifeguard                            $14.50                            6/17/17

John Vigorita                                          Ocean Lifeguard                            $14.50                            6/17/17

Amanda Nasti                                          Bay Lifeguard                                          $14.00                            6/17/17

Nina Pacentine                            Senior Ocean Lifeguard              $15.50                            6/1/17

Shannon Ryan                                          Senior Lieutenant Lifeguard              $16.50                            6/1/17

Marikate Ryan                                          Senior Ocean Lifeguard              $15.50                            5/4/17



RESOLUTION:              2017-791

CATEGORY:                            Budget

SPONSORED BY:              Councilwoman Sylvia Overby

DEPARTMENT:              Land Acquisition

CPF Budget Modification for Land Acquisition


Whereas, the Town Board has authorized CPF land acquisitions in excess of initial projections in the 2017 budget requiring additional funding from the Community Preservation Fund balance, now therefore be it


Resolved, that the Budget office is directed to make the following modifications to the 2017 Community Preservation Fund budget:


From: Revenue Line CA0-41775 (Appropriated unreserved Surplus) in the amount of $8,000,000


To: Budget line CA1940-52702 (Land Acquisition) in the amount of $8,000,000

Financial Impact:

$8,000,000 from CA0-41775 to CA1940-52702





RESOLUTION:              2017-792

CATEGORY:                            Budget

SPONSORED BY:              Supervisor Larry Cantwell

DEPARTMENT:              Bookkeeping

Budget Modification and Approval


Whereas, an emergency has arisen involving a private fishing boat that rents a slip at the Town dock in Montauk that is sinking in the slip and cannot be repaired, and


Whereas, the boat needs to be pulled from the water and disposed of, and


Whereas, the Harbormaster after an exhaustive search could find only one vendor willing to pull the boat and dispose of it, and


Whereas, the funding needs to be placed in the appropriate expenditure line to pay the vendor, now therefore be it


Resolved, that the Harbormaster and Town Attorney are authorized to sign a contract with Gone Fishing Marine Supply Corp to pull the boat and dispose of it for a price not to exceed $15,000, and be it further


Resolved, that the Budget Office is directed to make the following modification to the 2017 Operating Budget to make available the funds to do the work:


From A1990-54980 (Contingency) $15,000 to A3125-54572 (Boat Repairs and Maintenance)

VI.              Executive Session: CPF, Litigation