NOTICE OF ESTABLISHMENT OF TANNERSVILLE FIRE DISTRICT

NOTICE:

NOTICE is hereby given that the Town Board for the Town of Hunter and the Board of Trustees of the Village of Tannersville in the Town of Hunter, County of Greene, State of New York, having met in joint session on April 11, 2017, for the purpose of establishing the Tannersville Fire District, adopted a joint resolution, by a majority vote of each Board then present, which is subject to a permissive referendum in accordance with Article 7 of the Town Law of the State of New York.

An abstract of said joint resolution is as follows:

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on April 11, 2017, the Town of Hunter Town Board and the Village of Tannersville Village Board each approved a Joint Resolution, that it is in the public interest to establish the Tannersville Fire District, and that the resolution establishing such joint fire district is subject to permissive referendum as provided in sections 90 and 89-a of the Town Law. The Town Board and the Board of Trustees considered the evidence and any objections presented at a joint public hearing, held on March 28, 2017, regarding the establishment of the said Tannersville Fire District. The fire district will include all parcels of land within the incorporated limits of the Village of Tannersville and the entire area of the Town of Hunter Fire Protection District No. 1.

The Town Board and the Village Board of Trustees resolved that the property and affairs of the Tannersville Fire District shall be under the management and control of an elected board of five fire commissioners, elected each year by the voters of the District, pursuant to Article 11 of the Town Law. The Tannersville Fire District shall have all the powers enumerated in Article 11 of the Town Law. Upon the passage of thirty days following publication of this notice, the Town Board for the Town of Hunter and the Board of Trustees of the Village of Tannersville shall meet to pass a resolution confirming the initial appointment of five fire commissioners and their terms of office, as identified in the joint resolution establishing the Tannersville Fire District, who shall be thereafter elected pursuant to Article 11 of the Town Law.

Dated: Tannersville, New York
April 12, 2017
Corina Pascucci, Town Clerk
Robin Dumont, Village Clerk