SARDINIA — The Sardinia town board approved the roof bids submitted by engineer Mike Metzger, who will be overseeing the bidding procedures for a new roof that will be constructed, on the town’s highway department barn. The board will oversee the process, and members advised that the work should begin, as soon as possible.
The board also received recommendations from the Sardinia Youth Board, to fill several positions, within that organization. Four new individuals were appointed, including new lifeguard Brittany Pleace. Three new recreation attendants were appointed: Megan Hanrahan, Sidney Danielson and Nicole Tucker. Returning lifeguards include Sarah Krolick and Jena Boza.
The board members also agreed to instate a mandatory background check policy for employees or volunteers who are supervising young people, in the town of Sardinia.
Waste Management will be sponsoring wildlife surveys, to take place at the Chaffee Wildlife Preserve. With the assistance of the participants, Earth Spirit staff will compile a listing of wildlife sightings and signs, at the preserve. The focus will be on mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians.
Attendees were asked to bring binoculars, and the event is free. The survey will take place on Saturday, May 18, beginning at 10 a.m. and lasting until 12:30 p.m. Anyone interested in attending the event may meet at the Waste Management main office parking lot, at 10 a.m. That office is located at 10860 Olean Road.
The Sardinia Town Board’s next meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on June 13.