NORTHERN ONEIDA COUNTY COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS
Chairman - John Doiron (Town of Ava)
Vice Chairman - Arnold E. Talgo - (Town of Steuben)
Fiscal Officer - Betsy Beil Mack
Director - Mark Trnchik - (Town of Annsville)
Director - Robert Sauer - (Village of Camden)
Municipal Management Consultant - Jennifer Armstrong-Town of Annsville
Local Government Advisor (part-time) - Harlan Moonen - (Town of Verona)
Local Government Advisor (part-time) - Susan Martin ( Village of Barneveld)
Satellite view of Tug Hill region
The Northern Oneida County Council of Governments is a coalition of nineteen towns and villages in the Northern half of Oneida County, New York. Situated at the southern side of the Tug Hill Plateau, NOCCOG provides an outreach of technical and planning assistance to these, for the most part, smaller and more rural communities of the county.
Scenes from Northern Oneida County
Northern Oneida County Council of Governments
Executive Committee Staff
John Doiron, Chairman Jennifer Armstrong
Arnold Talgo, Vice-Chairman Municipal Mgmt. Consultant
Betsy Mack, Fiscal Officer Harlan Moonen
Robert Sauer, Director Susan Martin
Mark Trnchik, Director Local Govt. Advisors
JANUARY 2016 ANNOUNCEMENTS
NYS Association of Towns Bi-annual newly elected official training is set for January 6-8, 2016 in Rochester and January 13-15 in Albany. Cost is $200 for members and $250 for noon-members. Supervisors, board members, clerks, and fiscal officers are all encouraged to participate. Details and registration information is available at http://twnytowns.s3.amazonaws.com/articles/2016NewSch.pdf.
Newly elected…LGEC is sponsoring a training for newly elected officials on January 21st from 6:30 to 8pm. Check in begins at 6pm in the Trenton Municipal building located on Route 12 in Barneveld. Training will include a panel of highly experienced local officials from the area. The cost is $15. Registration brochure is also attached.
Archives Grants- With the Local Government Records Management Improvement Fund (LGRMIF) grant deadline coming sometime this spring, NYS Archives has scheduled both webinars and classroom training for potential applicants. For the full schedule of webinars, see http://www.archives.nysed.gov/workshops/schedule. A local opportunity in Oneida County is scheduled for Wednesday, February 3, 9am – noon at the Westmoreland Town Hall
100 Station Road, Westmoreland, NY 13490 with presenter Kent Stuetz.
NOCCOG will be updating our database of local officials over the next few months. Information needed includes names, addresses, phone number, and current e-mail address. E-mail addresses significantly improves communications and ensures all of our officials are receiving timely information about upcoming training and events and policy changes.
Save the Date- 2016 Local Government Conference will be held on March 31, 2016 at Jefferson Community College in Watertown. Registration brochures have been sent. If you do not receive one and would like to attend, registration forms are available.