Sullivan County Funding Corporation
One Cablevision Center
Ferndale, New York 12734
(845) 295-2603 – telephone
(845) 295-2604 – fax
SPECIAL MEETING MINUTES
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
I. CALL TO ORDER
Chairman Steingart called to order the special meeting of the Sullivan County Funding Corporation at approximately 3:00 pm., held in the Legislative Committee Room at the Sullivan County Government Center, Monticello, New York.
II. ROLL CALL
Members Present- Members Absent-
Ira Steingart Sandy Shaddock
Edward Sykes Suzanne Loughlin
Sean Rieber Carol Roig
Staff Present- Staff Absent-
Jennifer C.S. Brylinski, Exec. Dir. Jen Flad, VP
Walter F. Garigliano, Esq., Agency Legal Counsel
Tara Lewis, Garigliano Law Offices
Scott Samuelson, Chairman, SC Legislature
Dan Hust, SC Democrat
III. APPROVAL OF MEETING MINUTES
On a motion made by Mr. White and seconded by Mr. Siegel, the Board voted and unanimously approved the minutes of the October 14, 2014 special meeting.
IV. BILLS AND COMMUNICATIONS
On a motion by Mr. Sykes, seconded by Mr. Barbuti, the Board voted and unanimously approved the Payment Schedule of Bills.
V. NEW BUSINESS
Mr. Garigliano passed out a Official Intent Resolution regarding the EPR Concord II, LP, and EPT Concord II, LLC Project. The resolution approves the official intent of the Sullivan County Funding Corporation to be a conduit issuer to provide bonds for the project’s infrastructure improvements. Mr. Garigliano explained the reason for this request, and that the Bonds would be in an amount not to exceed the lesser of the Project Costs or $75,000,000. On a motion by Mr. Rieber, seconded by Mr. Siegel, the Board voted and unanimously approved the resolution.
The Board officially accepted the letter of resignation from CEO Allan Scott effective at the end of the business day December 9, 2014. The Board then accepted the resignation of Mr. Steve White as a Board member and then appointed Mr. White as its new CEO to commence on December 10, 2014. Members of the Board expressed their best wishes to Mr. Scott for all his hard work, with Mr. Sykes specifically complimenting Mr. Scott for his years of service.
Ms. Brylinski reminded the Board that at the end of the month it will have three vacant board member positions. Both Mr. Barbuti and Ms. Roig have terms that expire on December 31, 2014, in addition to the vacant position left by Mr. White. Sole appointing member Joshua Potosek, Sullivan County Manager, will be notified of these vacancies.
Chairman Steingart asked the Board and those present if there were any questions or comments. There being none, on a motion by Mr. Sykes, seconded by Ms. Barbuti, the Board voted and the meeting was adjourned at approximately 3:15 pm.
Jennifer CS Brylinski