continued —Approved of a contract with the CNYSPCA for $648 for the 2013 calendar year, which would authorize the CNYSPCA to investigate complaints of animal cruelty in the town.
—Scheduled a public hearing on the annual fire protection contract with the village for 7:15 p.m., Dec. 6, at the town hall. The annual contract is for $220,458 in general funding and $77,160 in equipment allocations to the Skaneateles Fire Department for its fire service to the town. This is approximately 60 percent of fire department operating expenses, with the village paying the remaining 40 percent for fire protection service to the village.
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