Saturday, February 13, 2016

FROM CROTON UNITED'S FB PAGE: POUND RIDGE VOTES NO

POUND RIDGE VOTES NO ON CCA - On February 4, 2016, the Town Board of the Town of Pound Ridge voted 5-0 to decline participation in Sustainable Westchester's Community Choice Aggregation program, citing many of the same concerns expressed by the majority of our village board, including the issues of unreimbursable administrative costs, Sustainable Westchester's "chaotic" rollout process for the program, the feeling of "bait and switch" concerning potential cost savings, and the mandatory "opt-out" nature of the program. Pound Ridge joins Croton, which voted to decline participation on January 19, and the Town of Cortlandt, which has deferred action on the issue with no commitment to join at this time. (Discussion of the CCA program begins less than a minute into the recording of the Town of Pound Ridge board meeting... https://www.facebook.com/crotonunited

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1 comment:

  1. thank you all. read peter drexler and buckhout's letters in the gazette this week.

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