What’s Happening at the County Board: Week of February 8, 2010

Committee Meeting Preview: Items for Discussion

2/7/2010 8:38:24 PM



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Monday, February 8, 2010


4:00 PM


Appointments  (Subcommittee of Legislation) Hon. Bill Burton, Chair; Contact: Emilia Vita  (995-2807)


  • 4:00 – Kevin Cheverko: Appointment as Acting Commissioner of Corrections for a term to expire upon the appointment of a Commissioner of Correction
  • 4:30 – Dr. Doug Aspros: Reappointment as a member of the Board of Health

Westchester County Health Care Corp. Candidates Previously Interviewed:


  • Dr. Orlando Adamson, M.D.
  • Patrick McCoy
  • Michael Staib
  • Dr. Melvin B. Weiss, M.D.

Thursday, February 11, 2010


10:00 AM


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


  • Bond Counsel Selection: Act authorizing Westchester County to retain the law firms of Hawkins, Delafield & Wood LLP, New York, New York; Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, New York, New York and Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo P.C., New York, New York to provide bond counsel services in an "of counsel" capacity to the County Attorney on an "as-needed" basis, for the period February 1, 2010 through July 31, 2010.
  • Fixing Tax Distribution Tables (Tax Warrants): Act fixing the Tax Distribution Tables for the County (for County Operating Purposes and for County share of MTA), for the County Water District No. 1, for the Refuse Disposal District No. 1, and for each of the thirteen Sanitary Sewer Districts in the County.
  • Fixing & Determining the Amount of County Taxes (Tax Warrants): Act fixing and determining the amounts of: County taxes (for County Operating Purposes and for County of MTA); the Special District Taxes; and other charges against the various towns and cities in Westchester; and levying such apportioned amounts for the purposes herein set forth against such towns and cities.
  • Discussion of 2010 Finances and Revenues with Budget Department and Finance Department