Town Board

Open Podium

The Town of Manlius Town Board has established an open podium for residents to speak before the Town Board on Town Business. Open Podium will be held at 6:15 PM prior to every Town Board Meeting in the Town Board room located at 301 Brooklea Dr., Fayetteville NY. Residents wishing to speak should refer to the Rules of Decorum at Public Meetings (PDF).


Meetings

  
Town Board Meeting Schedule for 2020 - Meetings will be held at the Town of Manlius, Town Hall, 301 Brooklea Dr., Fayetteville NY 13066 in the Board Room at 6:30 PM.

January 8 | January 22
February 12 | February 26
March 11 | March 25
April 8 | April 22
May 13 | May 27
June 10 | June 24
July 8 | July 22
August 12 | August 26*
September 9 | September 23
October 14 | October 28
November 4 | November 18
December 2 | December 16
*No Open Podium on August 26th 

Town Board Budget Meetings


Meetings will be held at the Town of Manlius, Town Hall, 301 Brooklea Dr., Fayetteville NY 13066 in the Board Room at 4:00 PM.

August 26
September 2

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available from the Town Clerk following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members


Click on name for contact information. 

Overview


Town Board is Responsible for:
  • Administering all assets and properties
  • Adopting ordinances and local laws affecting the public health, safety, and welfare and providing penalties for their enforcement
  • Appointing officers, commissions, boards, and other personnel necessary to administer the Town's affairs
  • Approving all bids for town services and materials
  • Authorizing expenditures for specific projects not otherwise budgeted
  • Formulating overall Town policy
  • Governing the Town
  • Reviewing and approving bills and payroll for payment
  • Reviewing and approving Town budget

Composition of Town Board


The Town of Manlius Town Board is composed of the Town Supervisor 6 Town Councilors. These are all elected, part-time positions. Normally, local elections are held each odd-numbered year in November at the General Election.

Terms


The Supervisor serves a 2-year term and the Councilors serve a 4-year term. Three Councilor positions are up for election every 2 years. 

Quorum


A majority of the Board members must be present in order to constitute a quorum for the transaction of business, and the vote of each Board member upon every question is recorded in the official minutes of the meetings. An affirmative vote of a majority of all members of the Board is required for the adoption of any action, motion, or legislation.

Public Meetings


The meetings are open to the public. Please see the Rules of Decorum at Public Meetings (PDF) document before attending.