Welcome to the Town of Covert

APRIL 9, 2018  7:00 P.M.

1. Call To Order & Pledge of Allegiance
2. Open Public Hearing for Land Management Ordinances
3. Approval of Minutes from March 12, 2018 Meeting
4. Highway Superintendent: Jeffrey MacCheyne
    a. Monthly Report
5. Town Clerk: Colleen Freese
    a. Monthly Report / Tax Report
6. Committees:
    a. Councilman: William Bishop
    b. Councilman: Brayton Foster
    c. Councilman: Jeffrey Vann
    d. Councilwoman: Deborah Nottke
7. Supervisor: Michael Reynolds
    a. Frontenac Bridge
    b. Mail Box Highway
    c. Fire Inspection Report
    d. Resolution - incinerator project
8. Attorney for Town: Patrick Morrell
    a. LMO - Multiple Family Dwelling
9. Resolutions:
    a. Approve Supervisor Income & Expenditure Report
    b. Approve the Highway Report
    c. Approve Town Clerk Report & Tax Report
    d. Code Enforcement Officer Report
    e. Dog Control Officer Report
    f. Multiple Family Dwellings

Notice of Hearing

A Public Hearing before the Town Board of the Town of Covert, New York, will be held on the 9th day of April 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Covert Town Offices, 8469 South Main Street, Interlaken, New York regarding the adoption of proposed Local Law #1 of the Town of Covert for the year 2018. This local law would amend the Town’s Land Management Ordinance to regulate Multiple Family Dwellings.
Copies of the above local law are available for inspection at the Office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Covert, New York at the Town Offices, 8469 South Main Street, Interlaken, New York.
Any interested person may submit written or oral comments upon said proposed local law, and may appear in person or by an agent.
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that said Public Hearings will be followed by the Regular Monthly Town Board Meeting.


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Highway Superintendent MacCheyne appoints Glenn Boyes as Deputy Highway Superintendent for 2018.

Town Clerk appoints Leslie Adams-Compton as Deputy Town Clerk and Registrar of Vital Statistics, Tax Collector.

Town Justice Eileen Schmidt appoints Mary Gregg as Clerk to the Town Justice. Salary shall be as budgeted for the year 2018.

Supervisor Reynolds makes the following appointments for 2018:

Bookkeeper and Secretary to the Supervisor - Diane Bassette Nelson

Budget Officer - Michael Reynolds

Deputy Supervisor - Deborah Nottke

Town Assessment Committee - Michael Reynolds and Brayton Foster

Historian for the Town - John Hunt

Highway Committee - Chairman Bill Bishop and Brayton Foster

Courts, Ordinances & Law Enforcement – Brayton Foster Chairman and Bill Bishop

Utilities & Insurance - Chairman Bill Bishop and Deborah Nottke

Personnel - Chairman Jeffrey Vann and Deborah Nottke

Buildings and Grounds - Chairman Bill Bishop and Jeffrey Vann

Fire and Ambulance - Chairman Deborah Nottke, Jeffrey Vann, and Michael G. Reynolds

Planning and Land Management Ordinance - Chairman Jeffery Vann and Brayton Foster

Any appointments which may have been overlooked shall continue to be filled by the incumbent subject to review by the appropriate appointing authority.

Councilman Foster moved , seconded by Councilwoman Nottke, to approve the slate presented for the Organizational meeting and appointments by Elected Officials. Aye-Councilwoman Nottke, Councilman Foster and Councilman Vann.

Town Clerk

Phone: 607-532-8358
Fax: 607-532-4203


8469 South Main St.
Interlaken, NY

Mailing address:
Town of Covert Town Clerk 
PO Box 265
Interlaken, NY 14847-0265

Town of Covert Court

Justice E.M. Schmidt

Court In Session 1st & 3rd  
Mondays @ 10:00 am

Municipal Building

Recycling Information

New guidelines for November 2010:

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Town of Covert Census

1940 Index for Town of Covertand Village of Interlaken: Click Here

Assessment Roll Info

Available on the Seneca County 
Tax Data site: Click Here

TOC Bicentennial 2017