Legal Notice – Public Hearing on Tentative 2020 Budget 10/24/19

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Legislature of the County of Putnam will hold a Public Hearing on the Tentative Budget for the year 2020, as presented by the County Executive and the Report of the Budget & Finance Committee of the Legislature, on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. in the Historic Courthouse, Carmel, New York.

NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that any interested persons may review a copy of the Tentative Budget for the year 2020 at the Office of the Clerk of the Legislature, Room 321, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York, any time during regular business hours after October 1, 2019. A copy of the Tentative Budget may also be found on line at putnamcountyny.gov under the Department of Finance.

PURSUANT TO SECTION 359 OF THE COUNTY LAW, the maximum salary that may be fixed and payable during the fiscal year 2020 to the members of the Putnam County Legislature and Chairperson, thereof, respective, is as follows:

Legislator’s Compensation _______________________ $40,839
Chairperson’s Stipend ___________________________ $ 8,959

BY ORDER OF THE PUTNAM COUNTY LEGISLATURE

Diane Schonfeld
Clerk

Legal Notice – Public Hearing on Tentative 2020 Budget 10/24/2019

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Legislature of the County of Putnam will hold a Public Hearing on the Tentative Budget for the year 2020, as presented by the County Executive and the Report of the Budget & Finance Committee of the Legislature, on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. in the Historic Courthouse, Carmel, New York.

NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that any interested persons may review a copy of the Tentative Budget for the year 2020 at the Office of the Clerk of the Legislature, Room 321, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York, any time during regular business hours after October 1, 2019. A copy of the Tentative Budget may also be found on line at putnamcountyny.gov under the Department of Finance.

PURSUANT TO SECTION 359 OF THE COUNTY LAW, the maximum salary that may be fixed and payable during the fiscal year 2020 to the members of the Putnam County Legislature and Chairperson, thereof, respective, is as follows:

Legislator’s Compensation _______________________ $40,839
Chairperson’s Stipend ___________________________ $ 8,959

BY ORDER OF THE PUTNAM COUNTY LEGISLATURE
Diane Schonfeld
Clerk

Legal Notice – Public Hearing on Tentative 2020 Budget

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Budget and Finance Committee of the Legislature of the County of Putnam will hold a Public Hearing on the Tentative Budget for the year 2020 on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 8:00 P.M., or immediately following the County Executive’s Budget Presentation to the Committee, whichever occurs first, at Putnam Golf, Inc., 187 Hill Street, Mahopac, New York.

NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that any interested persons may review a copy of the Tentative Budget for the year 2020 at the Office of the Clerk of the Putnam County Legislature, Room 321, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York, any time during regular business hours after October 1, 2019 or on the Putnam County Finance Department’s website by close of business day October 2, 2019.

BY ORDER OF THE PUTNAM COUNTY LEGISLATURE

Diane Schonfeld
Clerk of the Legislature

Public Hearing September 25th at 4:30 P.M. & 6:30 P.M. To Amend Article 5 of the Putnam County Charter Entitled “Executive Department” by adding a new Section 5.04 Entitled “Department of Tourism”, which was adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on September 3, 2019 by Resolution R#194.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512 on the 25th day of  September at  4:30 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m. concerning:

A LOCAL LAW

To Amend Article 5 of the Putnam County Charter Entitled “Executive Department” by adding a new Section 5.04 Entitled “Department of Tourism”, which was adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on September 3, 2019 by Resolution R#194.

This Local Law amends Article 5 of the Putnam County Charter, by adding a new Section 5.04 entitled “Department of Tourism” which outlines the structure of the new department, including   the powers and duties of the newly created position of “Director of Tourism”.

Copies of the Local Law are available at the Office of the Putnam County Legislature, Room 313, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512.

At the aforesaid time and place all persons interested in the subject matter thereof will be heard concerning same.  Comments will also be accepted via regular mail submitted to the above referenced address, electronic mail to PutnamCountyExecutive@putnamcountyny.gov  and facsimile to (845)808-1901.

This Local Law shall take immediately upon filing with the New York Secretary of State.

Dated: September 6, 2019
Carmel, New York

Jennifer S. Bumgarner
Putnam County Attorney

CLICK TO VIEW RESOLUTION: 194 – LOCAL LAW TO AMEND ARTICLE 5 OF THE PC CHARTER ENTITLED EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT BY ADDING A NEW SECTION 5.04 DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM

 

UPDATED: Public Hearing September 25th at 4:30 P.M. & 6:30 P.M. To Amend and Revise Chapter 55 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Ethics, Code of, and Financial Disclosure to Prohibit the Disclosure of Confidential Material” Resolution R#192.  

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512 on the 25th  day of September at 4:30 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m. concerning:

A LOCAL LAW

To Amend and Revise Chapter 55 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Ethics, Code of, and Financial Disclosure to Prohibit the Disclosure of Confidential Material”, which was adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on September 3, 2019 by Resolution R#192.

This Local Law amends and Revises Chapter 55 of the Putnam County Code, by ensuring that no additional categories of confidential documents or records are created, but rather, provides sanctions and penalties for public officials who intentionally disclose any document or record which is made privileged or confidential by any State and/or Federal law.

Copies of the Local Law are available at the Office of the Putnam County Legislature, Room 313, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512.

At the aforesaid time and place all persons interested in the subject matter thereof will be heard concerning same.  Comments will also be accepted via regular mail submitted to the above referenced address, electronic mail to PutnamCountyExecutive@putnamcountyny.gov  and facsimile to (845)808-1901.

This Local Law shall take immediately upon filing with the New York Secretary of State.

Dated: September 6, 2019
Carmel, New York

Jennifer S. Bumgarner
Putnam County Attorney

CLICK TO VIEW RESOLUTION: 192 – LOCAL LAW TO AMEND AND REVISE THE PC CODE ENTITLED ETHICS, CODE OF, AND FINANCIAL DISC TO PROHIBIT DISCLOSURE OF CONFIDENTIAL MATERIAL

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Legal Notice – Refunding Bond Resolution – Not to Exceed $3,500,000.

LEGAL NOTICE

The resolution, a summary of which is published herewith, has been adopted on September 3, 2019, and the validity of the obligations authorized by such resolution may be hereafter contested only if such obligations were authorized for an object or purpose for which the County of Putnam, New York, is not authorized to expend money or if the provisions of law which should have been complied with as of the date of publication of this Notice were not substantially complied with, and an action, suit or proceeding contesting such validity is commenced within twenty days after the publication of this Notice, or such obligations were authorized in violation of the provisions of the constitution.

REFUNDING BOND RESOLUTION OF THE COUNTY OF PUTNAM, NEW YORK, ADOPTED SEPTEMBER 3, 2019, AUTHORIZING THE REFUNDING OF CERTAIN OUTSTANDING SERIAL BONDS OF SAID COUNTY, STATING THE PLAN OF REFUNDING, APPROPRIATING AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $3,500,000 FOR SUCH PURPOSE, AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF NOT TO EXCEED $3,500,000 REFUNDING BONDS TO FINANCE SAID APPROPRIATION, AND MAKING CERTAIN OTHER DETERMINATIONS RELATIVE THERETO.

Object or purpose:               refunding of all or a portion of currently outstanding Bonds of the County issued in 2008, 2009 and 2011.

Period of probable

usefulness:                            various between five (5) and thirty (30) years, commencing on the date of original issuance of the first note or bond issued for the purposes for which the outstanding bonds were issued.

Amount of

obligations

to be issued:                          not to exceed $3,500,000

A complete copy of the refunding bond resolution summarized above shall be available for public inspection during normal business hours at the office of the Clerk of the Putnam County Legislature, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York

 

Dated:             September 3, 2019

Carmel, New York

 

 

Legal Notice – Public Hearing 09 03 19 – Agricultural District 8 Year Review

LEGAL NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to Article 25-AA of the Agriculture and Markets Law of the State of New York, Section 303-a, that the Putnam County Legislature will be holding a Public Hearing on the proposed continuation, modification, or termination of the Putnam County Agriculture District No. 1 created by Resolution #381 of 2003, and as modified by Resolution # 193 of 2011 and most recently by Resolution # 144 of 2019, as well as on the recommendations of the Putnam County Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board (“AFPB”).

FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the recommendation of the AFPB is to include all current 157 parcels (5,113.9 acres), as specified in the attachment to the AFPB’s “Agricultural District #1 8-Year Review and Modification Report” to the Legislature dated July 23, 2019. A copy of this report is available from the Clerk of the Legislature upon request at 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York or by calling the Legislative Office at 845-808-1020.

FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the following modifications are being proposed to Putnam County Agriculture District No. 1: 1) No change in the overall size of District No. 1, which includes all of Putnam County; and 2) Inclusion within District No. 1 of the current 157 parcels (5,113.9 acres), as set forth in the AFPB’s report.

FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 6:45 P.M. in the Historic Courthouse, Carmel, New York to consider this matter.

Public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam on August 28th at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M. concerning Repealing Chapter 156 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Energize NY Benefit Financing Program” Resolution R #183

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512 on the 28th day of August at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M. concerning:

A LOCAL LAW

Repealing Chapter 156 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Energize NY Benefit Financing Program” in its entirety and adopting a new Chapter entitled “Energize NY open C-PACE Financing Program”, which was adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on August 6, 2019 by Resolution R #183.

This Local Law replaces Chapter 156 of the Putnam County Code in its entirety, thereby establishing an Energize NY open C-PACE Financing Program, and including definitions, procedures for eligibility, application criteria, terms and conditions of repayment and other applicable provisions of the program.

Copies of the Local Law are available at the Office of the Putnam County Legislature, Room 313, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512.

At the aforesaid time and place all persons interested in the subject matter thereof will be heard concerning same. Comments will also be accepted via regular mail submitted to the above referenced address, electronic mail to PutnamCountyExecutive@putnamcountyny.gov and facsimile to (845)808-1901.

This Local Law shall take immediately upon filing with the New York Secretary of State.

Dated: August 12, 2019
Carmel, New York

Jennifer S. Bumgarner
Putnam County Attorney

Public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam on August 28th at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M Amending Chapter 135 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Contractors Law” Resolution #171

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512 on the 28th day of August at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M. concerning:

A LOCAL LAW

Amending Chapter 135 of the Putnam County Code Entitled “Contractors Law”, which was adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on August 6, 2019 by Resolution R# 171.
This Local Law amends Chapter 135 of the Putnam County Code in its entirety, including new and amended sections governing registration, powers of the Board and the Director, violations, fees and penalties.

Copies of the Local Law are available at the Office of the Putnam County Legislature, Room 313, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512.

At the aforesaid time and place all persons interested in the subject matter thereof will be heard concerning same. Comments will also be accepted via regular mail submitted to the above referenced address, electronic mail to PutnamCountyExecutive@putnamcountyny.gov and facsimile to (845)808-1901.

This Local Law shall take immediately upon filing with the New York Secretary of State.

Dated: August 12, 2019
Carmel, New York

Jennifer S. Bumgarner
Putnam County Attorney

Public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building on July 24th

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512 on the 24th  day of July at 3:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M. concerning:

A LOCAL LAW

To Amend Chapter 55 of the Code of Putnam County Entitled “Ethics, Code of, and Financial Disclosure” which was adopted by the Putnam County Legislature on July 2, 2019 by Resolution R#154.

This Local Law amends Chapter 55 of the Code of Putnam County Entitled “Ethics, Code of, and Financial Disclosure” by defining a new category of documents under “confidential material”, by restricting Putnam County officers and employees from disclosing said confidential materials, and by prescribing penalties for a violation of these new sections.

Copies of the Local Law are available at the Office of the Putnam County Legislature, Room 313, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512.

At the aforesaid time and place all persons interested in the subject matter thereof will be heard concerning same.  Comments will also be accepted via regular mail submitted to the above referenced address, electronic mail to maryellen.odell@putnamcountyny.gov, and facsimile to (845)808-1901.

This Local Law shall take immediately upon filing with the New York Secretary of State.

 

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