Wayne Taylor, Essex County weights and measures officer, recently described his job to the Ticonderoga Kiwanis Club. He explained the consumer protection service and the annual testing of all commercial weighing and measuring devices. Taylor said his office is responsible for $96,000 a year in fines, exceeding operating expenses by 24 percent. Taylor also serves on the Ticonderoga town board and is the current Ti police commissioner. Kiwanis President Joyce Cooper welcomed Taylor to the luncheon.