July 5, 2017 Colonia Board of Fire Commissioners Regular Meeting
The regular meeting of the Colonia Board of Fire Commissioners took place at the Colonia Firehouse on July5, 2017 at 7:42 pm. The meeting was called to order by Board President Ray Hughes followed by a moment of silence for departed members.
Notice of the meeting was advertised in the Home news Tribune and the Asbury Park Press and at Town Hall.
Commissioners present: Ray Hughes, Bill Higgins, Jr, Bill Stellmach, Joe Fugaro Ed Sheehan
No report. Chief is not in attendance.
Commissioner's agreed if the Chief is not here someone needs to drop off the percentages.
Commissioners have their reports. St. John Vianney Fair starts next week.
Treasurer's Report. Commissioner Fugaro
Buildings and Grounds. Commissioner Higgins
Water and Hydrants. Commissioner Stellmach
Insurance. Commissioner Hughes
Alarms/Radios. Commissioner Stellmach
Personnel. Commissioner Fugaro
Bill Schleck resigned as the Fire Official. Sheehan seconded it to accept Bill Schleck's resignation. Motion passed.
Commissioner Stellmach made a motion and Commissioner Higgins seconded it to appoint Justin as acting Fire Official.
Trucks and Equipment Commissioner Sheehan
Couple of adjustments are being addressed.
Purchasing. Commissioner Hughes
Gear is in.
A motion was made and seconded to donate the old Hush to the Tech School in Ohio as long as the school makes arrangements to get it. Motion passed.
Fire fighter Giardina gave an update on the grants.
Motion was made by Commissioner Higgins and seconded by Commissioner Sheehan
to adjourn the meeting at 7:58 pm. Motion passed.