By SEÁN O’DONOGHUE
HAMLIN - The Town of Hamlin has assumed responsibility and control of the community center with which it shares a building. The unanimous (5-0) council decision came at the September 6, 2016 regular monthly meeting of the town council.
For many months, council members and the mayor have discussed the main problem with the community center board, specifically, the inability to hold meetings due to the absence of a quorum. Given that bookings for the community center and the taking of deposits are handled by the town clerk anyway, the council voted to dissolve the community center board and transfer control to the town council.
The community center is used…