Town Offices Closed for Thanksgiving

Town offices will close at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, November 24th and will be closed Thursday, November 25th & Friday, November 26th. Offices will reopen on Monday, November 29th at 8:30 am. Have a Happy Thanksgiving.

Legal Notice – Garrison Fire District

Garrison Fire District

Public Notice for Adoption of Resolution

BOND RESOLUTION OF THE GARRISON FIRE DISTRICT (“FIRE DISTRICT”), IN THE TOWN OF PHILIPSTOWN, PUTNAM COUNTY, NEW YORK, ADOPTED NOVEMBER 8, 2021, AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF A FIRE TRUCK, INCLUDING APPARATUS AND EQUIPMENT USED IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, FOR USE BY THE FIRE DISTRICT; STATING THE ESTIMATED MAXIMUM COST THEREOF IS NOT TO EXCEED $500,000; APPROPRIATING SAID AMOUNT FOR SUCH PURPOSE, INCLUDING THE APPROPRIATION OF NOT TO EXCEED $100,000 FROM THE EXISTING CAPITAL RESERVE FUND ENTITLED, “APPARATUS RESERVE FUND,” THE EXPENDITURE OF WHICH IS HEREBY APPROVED, TO BE EXPENDED TOWARDS THE COST THEREOF; AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF NOT TO EXCEED $400,000 BONDS TO FINANCE THE BALANCE OF SAID APPROPRIATION; DETERMINING THAT THE PERIOD OF PROBABLE USEFULNESS OF SAID FIRE TRUCK IS TWENTY (20) YEARS; DETERMINING THAT, PURSUANT TO THE STATE ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY REVIEW ACT (“SEQRA”), THE ACQUISITION OF SAID TRUCK IS A TYPE II ACTION AND DOES NOT REQUIRE ANY FURTHER REVIEW; PROVIDING FOR THE LEVY OF TAXES TO BE COLLECTED TO PAY THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST ON SUCH BONDS; AND PROVIDING THAT, IN LIEU OF THE ISSUANCE OF BONDS AUTHORIZED BY THIS RESOLUTION, THE FIRE DISTRICT IS AUTHORIZED TO ENTER INTO ONE OR MORE INSTALLMENT PURCHASE CONTRACTS TO FINANCE THE PURCHASE OF SAID FIRE TRUCK, THE TERMS OF WHICH SHALL NOT EXCEED TWENTY (20) YEARS

The object or purpose for which the bonds are authorized is a fire truck, including apparatus and equipment used in connection therewith, at the estimated total cost of not to exceed $500,000.

The period of usefulness assigned to the fire truck is twenty (20) years.

The maximum amount of obligations to be issued for said object or purpose is $400,000. The balance of the cost of the fire truck, in the amount of not to exceed $100,000, is expected to be paid from the Fire District’s existing “Apparatus Reserve Fund.”

A complete copy of the bond resolution summarized above shall be available for public inspection during normal business hours at the office of the Fire District Secretary, in the firehouse located at 1616 Route 9, Garrison, New York 10524.

Dated:  November 8, 2021

Garrison Fire District, in the

Town of Philipstown, Putnam County, New York

 

Legal Notice of Election – Garrison Fire District

LEGAL NOTICE

ANNUAL ELECTION OF THE Garrison Fire District

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual Election of the Garrison Fire District will take place on December 14, 2021 between the hours of 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. at the Garrison Firehouse located at 1616 US Route 9, Garrison, New York 10524 for the purpose of electing the following fire district officers:

One Fire Commissioner for a five (5) year term, commencing January 1, 2022 and ending December 31, 2026;

All candidates for a District Office shall be residents of the Garrison Fire District and not convicted of any degree of arson. Persons seeking office must file a petition signed by not less than twenty-five (25) qualified voters of the Garrison Fire District stating the position they are seeking with the Secretary of the Garrison Fire District, at 1616 US Route 9, Garrison, New York 10524. Such petition shall be filed with the Fire District Secretary and must be actually received by the Fire District Secretary on or before 5:00 p.m. November 24, 2021 Petition forms are available at the Town of Philipstown Town Clerk’s Office, at Philipstown Town Hall 238 Main Street in the Town of Philipstown or from the Secretary of the Garrison Fire District at 1616 US Route 9, Garrison, New York 10524.

Any elector of the Garrison Fire District who shall be registered voter with the Putnam County Board of Elections on or prior to November 22, 2021 and who shall have resided in the Garrison Fire District for at least thirty days preceding such election shall be qualified to vote.

November 12, 2021

By Order of the Board of Fire Commissioners

Garrison Fire District

Cristin Erickson, Secretary

Legal Notice of Election – North Highlands Fire District

ELECTION NOTICE

ANNUAL ELECTION OF THE PHILIPSTOWN NORTH HIGHLANDS FIRE DISTRICT

On December 14, 2021

            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual Election of the Philipstown North Highlands Fire District will take place on December 14, 2021 between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. at the North Highlands Engine Co. No. 1 Fire House located at 504 Fishkill Road, Cold Spring, N.Y. for the purpose of electing one Commissioner for a five (5) year term, commencing January 1, 2022 and ending December 31, 2026 and one Commissioner for a three (3) year term, commencing January 1, 2022 and ending December 31, 2024.  All voters registered with the Putnam County Board of Elections on or before November 22, 2021 shall be eligible to vote.

Candidates for District Office shall have notified the Secretary of the Philipstown North Highlands Fire District, in writing, of their intent to run for office, at the firehouse at 504 Fishkill Road, Cold Spring, N.Y., no later than twenty days before the election, November 17, 2021.

Dated: November 5, 2021

Maria Cofini, Secretary

BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS

PHILIPSTOWN NORTH HIGHLANDS FIRE DISTRICT

Highway Department Paving Notices (17 & 18 Nov 2021)

NOTICE: The Philipstown Highway Department will be paving the following roads (weather permitted):

Wednesday, Nov 17

  • Canopus Hill Road – 7am – 4pm – from Old Albany Post Road to 200 ft past Thunder Road. Read the notice.

Thursday, Nov 18

  • Jaycox Road – 7am – 12pm – from the entrance on Rt 9 to the end of pavement (top of hill). Read the notice.
  • Horton Road – 11am – 5pm – from Route 9 to Mill Road. Read the notice.

Notice – Final Budget Adoption

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Final Budget for the Town of Philipstown, Putnam County, New York, for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2022 will be adopted on November 17, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. at the Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring, New York.

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

OF THE TOWN OF PHILIPSTOWN

Tara K. Percacciolo

Town Clerk

DATED: November 10, 2020

Public Hearing – 2022 Budget – General

LEGAL NOTICE 

NOTICE OF HEARING ON PRELIMINARY BUDGET FOR THE TOWN OF PHILIPSTOWN FOR THE YEAR 2021

  

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Preliminary Budget for the Town of Philipstown, Putnam County, New York for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2022 has been completed and filed in the Office of the Town Clerk of said Town, where it is available for inspection by any interested persons during regular business hours.

FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Philipstown will hold a Public Hearing on the 3rd day of November, 2021, at 7:40 p.m. Prevailing Time, at the Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring, New York, and at such hearing all persons may be heard in favor of/or against any item or items therein contained.

AND FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 108 of the Town Law that the following are the proposed salaries of the Town Officers of this Town:

Supervisor                                                       (1 at $27,000.00)

Council Members                                           (4 at $18,000.00)

Town Justices                                                (2 at 31,000.00)

Town Clerk/Tax Collector                             (1 at $63,240.00)

Town Superintendent of Highways           (1 at $91,200.00)

 

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

OF THE TOWN OF PHILIPSTOWN

Tara K. Percacciolo

Town Clerk

DATED: October 27, 2021

Public Hearing – 2022 Budget – CVPD & CVWD

 

 

LEGAL NOTICE 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PRELIMINARY BUDGET FOR CONTINENTAL VILLAGE PARK DISTRICT AND CONTINENTAL VILLAGE WATER DISTRICT 

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Philipstown has completed the Preliminary Budget of the Continental Village Park District and the Continental Village Water District for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2022 and the same was filed in the Office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Philipstown, where the same will be available for inspection by any interested persons during regular office hours.  The Town Board will meet at the Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring, New York on the 3rd­­­­­ day of November 2021 at 7:30 p.m. and 7:35 p.m. respectively, for the purpose of hearing any one person in favor of or against the Preliminary Budget for the Continental Village Park District and the Continental Village Water District as compiled for or against any item therein contained.

 

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

OF THE TOWN OF PHILIPSTOWN

 

Tara K. Percacciolo

Town Clerk

DATED October 27, 2021

Budget Workshop

The Philipstown Town Board will hold a Budget Workshop on Wednesday October 27, 2021 @ 8:00 pm at the Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY 10516. The schedule is as follows:

8:00 PM – Recreation

8:30 PM – Highway

All meeting attendees must wear a face covering regardless of vaccination status. Attendees are asked to bring their own masks.

There will be a workshop held at 7:30 pm with the Recreation Commission prior to the start of Budget Workshops.

COVID-19 Booster Clinic at Philipstown Rec (28 Oct 2021)

COVID-19 Booster Clinic at Philipstown Rec