August 2, 2004

The Clermont Fire Commissioners held their regular monthly meeting on Monday, August 2, 2004 at 6:30 P.M. Supervisor Pelletier opened the meeting. Present were Commissioner Staats, Commissioner Lent, Commissioner Harned and Commissioner Tousey. Also present was 2nd Assistant Chief Mark Schiller.

A motion was made to waive the reading of the minutes, as copies were provided and to approve them by Commissioner Lent, seconded by Commissioner Staats. All in favor. So carried.

Assistant Chief Schiller gave the report for July: (copy attached)
There were three calls for the month:
1. Car fire - Route 9
2. Water in Basement - Pleasantvale Road
3. Overturned board - Hudson River off Woods Road

The firefighters drilled using the jaws and new power cutter. Assistant Chief Schiller reported that the cutters are working very well. Other activity was to assist with traffic at the Germantown Park Commission fire works on July 3, 2004.

A list of Officers and Directors of the Fire Company was provided for the Town of Clermont website. If there are any pictures that the Fire Department would like on the website, they need to get them to the Webmaster Bram Morienis before the next meeting when the website will be launched.

The Fire Police will assist with traffic at the Clermont Family Barbecue on August 14th.

A motion was made by Commissioner Harned, seconded by Commissioner Staats to approve the fire abstract #8, Page l, Vouchers #85-88 in the amount of $579.84. All in favor. So carried.

A motion was made to adjourn by Commissioner Harned, seconded by Commissioner Tousey.

Respectfully submitted,

Mary Helen Shannon
Fire District Secretary