Election

Published / by Secretary/Treasurer

NOTICE OF ELECTION

NORTH GREENBUSH FIRE DISTRICT No.1

In the Town of North Greenbush, Rensselaer County, New York

 

            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the annual election of the qualified voters of North Greenbush Fire District No.1will be held on Tuesday, December 13, 2016, between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.  Voting for qualified voters residing in Town of North Greenbush Election Districts 2, 5, 6, and 8 will be held at the Defreestville Firehouse located at 350 North Greenbush Road Troy, New York 12180.  Voting for qualified voters residing in Town of North Greenbush Election Districts 1,3,4, and 7 will be held at the Wynantskill Firehouse located at 511 Church Street Wynantskill New York 12198.

This election is being held for the purposes of:

  • electing one commissioner for a five-year term, commencing January 1, 2017 and ending December 31, 2021; and
  • electing one commissioner for a one-year term, commencing January 1, 2017 and ending December 31, 2017.

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that all residents who have resided in North Greenbush Fire District No.1 for a period of thirty (30) days prior to the date of the Election and who are duly registered to vote with the Rensselaer County Board of Elections on or before the date determined by Town Law § 175-a law, which is November 16, 2015, shall be entitled to vote at this Election.

 

All candidates for the office of Fire District Commissioner must submit their request in writing to be placed on the ballot to the Secretary of the Fire District, Sean Kerwin, at P. O. Box 3, Wynantskill, New York, 12198, no later than November 23, 2016, at 11:59 p.m.

 

Please be further advised that the Board of Elections of the Fire District shall meet on November 28, 2016,  commencing at 6:00 p.m., at the Wynantskill Fire House for the purpose of preparing the rolls of registered voters of the Fire District who reside in the Town of North Greenbush Election Districts Nos. 1, 3, 4 and 7, and shall meet on November 28, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. at the DeFreestville Fire House for the purpose of preparing the rolls of Registered Voters of the Fire District who reside in the Town of North Greenbush Election Districts nos. 2, 5, 6 and 8.

 

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that qualified voters residing in Town of North Greenbush Election Districts Numbers 1, 3, 4, and 7 should vote at the Wynantskill Firehouse and those qualified voters residing in Town of North Greenbush Election Districts Numbers 2, 5, 6, and 8 should vote at the Defreestville Firehouse.

 

Dated:  October 31, 2016

Sean Kerwin, Secretary

North Greenbush Fire District No.1

511 Church St.

Wynantskill, New York 12198

2017 Proposed Budget

Published / by Secretary/Treasurer

North Greenbush Fire District No. 1                                                       

Final General Fund and Capital Reserve Budget 2017

 

General Fund:  

Personal Services:   47,057

Firefighting Operations, Equipment and Support:  161,500

Maintenance – Equipment: 101,500

Maintenance – Building & Grounds: 84,500

Insurance: 118,000

Communication Network: 19,600

Administrative Expenses: 41,000

LOSAP and Life Insurance:  245,000

Other Expenses: 35,201

Bond: 335,381

Total General Fund Budget: 1,188,739

Capital Reserve Fund:    41,776

Total General Fund & Capital Reserve Budget: 1,230,515

                                                                                                                                      

 

2017 

Assessed Value:  325,140,701

Tax Rate $3.785

Tax Revenues: $1,230,515                                                          

October Budget Public Hearing

Published / by Secretary/Treasurer

 

LEGAL NOTICE

 

NORTH GREENBUSH FIRE DISTRICT NO. 1

 

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held by the North Greenbush Fire District No. 1, Town of North Greenbush, Rensselaer County, New York, at the Fire District Offices located at 350 North Greenbush Road in the Town of North Greenbush on October 18, 2016, at 6:00 o’clock p.m. for the purpose of discussing the contents of the proposed 2017 Fire District Budget.

The proposed 2017 Fire District Budget is in the sum of $1,230,515.00  and while holding the tax rate at $3.785 per each $1,000.00 of assessed valuation.

At such time and place all interested persons will be given an opportunity to be heard in favor of or against the proposed Budget or one or more items in the proposed Budget.

 

A copy of the proposed 2017 Fire District Budget is available for inspection on or after October 13, 2016, at the Office of the Town Clerk of the Town of North Greenbush and at the Office of the Fire District’s Secretary during regular office hours and on the Fire District’s website at www.ngfd.org..

 

 

 

_________________________________

Sean Kerwin, Secretary

North Greenbush Fire District No. 1

 

October Monthly Meeting Schedule

Published / by Secretary/Treasurer
NOTICE OF OCTOBER MEETINGS

 

 

OCTOBER MONTHLY MEETING RESCHEDULED

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Fire Commissioners October Monthly Meeting regularly scheduled for Monday October 10, 2016, has been rescheduled to Monday October 17, 2016,  commencing at 7:00 PM. The rescheduled monthly meeting will be held at the Wynantskill Fire Department located at 511 Church Street, Wynantskill, NY.

 
OCTOBER BUDGET PUBLIC HEARING

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Fire Commissioners will be holding a public hearing regarding the 2017 proposed budget on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, which will convene at 6:00 PM. The scheduled public hearing will be held at the District Offices located at 350 North Greenbush Road, North Greenbush, N.Y.

 

 OCTOBER FINAL BUDGET MEETING

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Fire Commissioners will be holding a Final Budget Meeting on Thursday, October 20, 2016, which will convene at 5:30 PM. The scheduled meeting will be held at the District Offices located at 350 North Greenbush Road, North Greenbush, N.Y

 

 

 

 

Sean Kerwin

Fire District Secretary

North Greenbush Fire District No. 1