Town of Schroon                      Established 1803          15 Leland Ave PO Box Schroon Lake NY 12870         Phone:518-532-7737 Fax:532-9474 Office hours 8am to 4pm M-F
Town of Schroon Public Hearings
TOWN OF SCHROON Notice of Public Hearings and Legal Notices
Town of Schroon Public Hearing     Town of Schroon will hold a Public Hearing on the  Proposed 2020 Sewer Rates and Increase of $46.00 annually per unit on December 9, 2019 at 5:30 P.M.  **************************************************************  PROPOSED LOCAL LAW #2 of 2019 TO REPLACE ORDINANCE # 12  ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE REMOVAL OR REPAIR OF  UNSAFE BUILDINGS IN THE TOWN OF SCHROON     PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town Board of the Town of Schroon, New York, will meet at the Town Hall, 15 Leland Avenue, Schroon Lake, New York, on the 9th day of December, 2019 at 5:00 P.M.. for the purpose of conducting a Public Hearing on introducing Proposed Local Law #2 of 2019 to Replace Ordinance #12.  It is the purpose of this Local Law to provide for the health, safety, protection and general welfare of persons and property in the Town of Schroon by requiring that unsafe buildings be repaired or demolished and removed. Unsafe buildings pose a threat to the life, health and property in the Town of Schroon.  Buildings and structures may become unsafe by reason of damage by fire, the elements, age or general deterioration. Vacant buildings not properly secured at doorways, windows and other openings also serve as an invitation to trespass and possible injury to children and other trespassers. A dilapidated building may also serve as a place of rodent infestation, thereby creating a health hazard to the community. Debris, rubble, or parts of a building left on the ground and not removed constitutes a dangerous, unhealthy and unsightly condition.   Section 1.3      Statutory Authorization.  This Local Law has been adopted pursuant to and in conformity with Town Law  130(16), Municipal Home Rule Law  10, the New York State Constitution and the NYS Building, Fire and Property Maintenance Code.    PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that at said Public Hearing to be held at the time and place set forth above, the Town Board will consider this proposed Local law to replace Ordinance #12 and hear all parties interested therein concerning the same.   PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that a copy of the full text of proposed Local Law to replace Ordinance   #12 may be obtained upon request from the Town Clerk of the Town of Schroon.  *********************************************************************  FIRE DISTRICT ELECTION Annual Election of Schroon Lake Fire District December 10, 2019 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Annual Election of the Schroon Lake Fire District will take place on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 between the hours of 6:00 P.M. and 9:00 P.M. at the Schroon Lake Fire House located on Cedar Hill Drive in the Industrial Park, for the purpose of electing one Commissioner   One 5-year term for Commissioner commencing on January 1, 2020 and ending on December 31, 2024  All duly registered residents of the Schroon Lake Fire District shall be eligible to vote. Candidates for District Office should file their names with the Secretary of the Schroon Lake Fire District at:  Schroon Lake Fire District, P.O. Box 456, Schroon Lake, New York, no later than November 20, 2019.  Candidates for office must live in the Fire District.