Cortland County Legislature

Regular Meetings

  • 4th Thursdays of every month

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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  • Douglas Bentley
  • Beau Harbin, Minority Leader
  • Cathy Bischoff
  • Ronald Van Dee
  • Susan Wilson
  • Dominick Mantella
  • Keith VanGorder
  • Kevin Fitch, Chairman
  • Linda Jones
  • Reed Cleland
  • Christopher Newell
  • Joseph Nauseef
  • Eugene Waldbauer
  • Sandra Price
  • William McGovern 
  • Paul Heider, Majority Leader
  • Mitchel Eccleston


The Cortland County Legislature is the elected county governing body, by whatsoever name designated. Whenever the term "County Board," "Board of Supervisors," "County Governing Board," "Elective governing body of the county" is referred to in any law, contract, or document pertaining to any of the functions, powers, obligations, and duties of such governing body, it shall be deemed to mean and refer to the County Legislature. (See County Law§150-a)

The Legislature meets on the 4th Thursday of every month, and / or in accordance with the meeting schedule. The Legislature operates under its duly adopted Rules of Order.