Members of the Oswego County Legislature bid farewell to their chairman at the close of their December meeting. Legislature Vice Chairman John Proud presented a plaque to Chairman Barry D. Leemann after expressing sincere appreciation for his dedicated service to the people of Oswego County. Leemann worked for the residents of District 4 for ten years and served as Chairman of the Legislature for the past four. A staunch advocate for energy conservation, Leemann created the Oswego County ‘Green Team’ which led efforts to help the county reduce its carbon footprint and save taxpayers’ money. Pictured from left are Vice Chairman Proud, District 7; and Chairman Leemann, District 4.