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News & Recent Updates

  • Nov 28, '16: Added Public Notice about annual election of the Craryville Fire District, below.
  • Nov 18, '16: Minutes, Agendas & Reports added to the Documents page.
  • Nov 18, '16: Added Public Notice about open seats, below.
  • Oct 14, '16: Minutes, Agendas & Reports added to the Documents page.
  • Oct 11, '16: Here is a press release from Stephen E. Hadcock, Agricultural Extension Educator, about the sign-up period in October for landowners to request that their land be added to an existing agricultural district: 2016-10-11-PR_30-Day-Ag-District-Inclusion.pdf
  • Oct 2, '16: Added Public Notice about Oct 10 public hearing about the preliminary 2017 budget, below.

Public Notices

CALENDARS

November (click to enlarge):

Legal Notice

ANNUAL ELECTION OF THE CRARYVILLE FIRE DISTRICT

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual Election of the Craryville Fire District will take place on December 13, 2016 between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. at the Craryville Fire House located on County Route 7, for the purpose of electing one Commissioner for a five (5) year term, commencing on January 1, 2016 and ending December 31, 2020.  All voters registered with the Columbia County Board of Elections on or before November 21, 2016 shall be eligible to vote.

 

Candidates for District Office shall have filed their names with the Secretary of the Craryville Fire District, no later than twenty days before the election, November 23, 2016.

 

Barbara L. Scutt, Secretary

Board of Fire Commissioners

Craryville Fire District

P. O. Box 154

Craryville, N. Y. 12521

 

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Town of Taghkanic PUBLIC NOTICE

PLEASE  TAKE NOTICE that the Town Board of the Town of Taghkanic will be accepting letters of interest to fill the following open seats:

Planning Board Member Term ending 12-31-2023

Planning Board Alternate

ZBA Member term ending 12-31-2021

ZBA Alternate

All  letters  of  interest  for  the  above  positions  should  be sent  to  Cheryl  Rogers, Town  Clerk,  483  County  Route  15,  Elizaville,  New  York  12523  or  emailed  to crogers42857@gmail.com. Letters should be delivered or emailed so that the Town Clerk receives them no later than December 9, 2016.

 

Cheryl Rogers

Town Clerk

Dated: November 15, 2016

 

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Town of Taghkanic PUBLIC NOTICE

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Taghkanic Broadband Advisory Committee will be holding a meeting October 6 2016, 11 am, at the Taghkanic Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic, New York. All are welcome.

Dated: September 26, 2016

Cheryl Rogers, Town Clerk

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Town of Taghkanic Planning Board

Public Hearing Notice 

 

In accordance with the Town of Taghkanic Zoning Law you are herein advised that a Public Hearing will be held in the Taghkanic Fire House, New York at Old State Route 82, (at the corner of County Route 10) Taghkanic, New York.

 

Hearing Date: October 4, 2016     Time: 7:00 PM

 

For the Application of: Gas Land Petroleum

 

Property Address: State Route 82, Taghkanic, NY (Tax Parcel ID 172.1-37.200)

 

Purpose of the Application: Construction of a New Gas Station with Dunkin Donuts

 

Site Plan Review 

The purpose of the hearing is to answer all questions and concerns of the Public. If you cannot be present but wish to express an opinion you may do so by certified letter, return receipt, to the Deputy Clerk, Jean-Adele Howard, 361 Route 82, Hudson, NY 12534 to the Attention of the Planning Board. Be aware that this will be your only opportunity to be heard before your property is influenced by the decision which must be made on this application.

 

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PUBLIC  NOTICE - Summary Estoppel Notice Highway Garage

 

Town of Taghkanic

NOTICE OF BOND RESOLUTION 

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the bond resolution, a summary of which is published herewith, has been adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Taghkanic, Columbia County, New York on the 22nd day of June, 2016. The period of time has elapsed for the submission and filing of a petition for a permissive referendum and a valid petition has not been submitted and filed. 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 Town of Taghkanic 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 (20) days after the date of publication of this notice; or if such obligations were authorized in violation of the provisions of the Constitution of New York.

Cheryl Rogers, Town Clerk

Town of Taghkanic

 

BOND RESOLUTION DATED JUNE 22, 2016

 

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CONSTRUCTION OF NEW HIGHWAY GARAGE LOCATED AT COUNTY ROUTE 27 AND PUMPKIN HOLLOW ROAD WITH AN ESTIMATED MAXIMUM COST OF $675,675, AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF SERIAL BONDS OF THE TOWN OF TAGHKANIC, COLUMBIA COUNTY, NEW YORK IN AN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $511,675 PURSUANT TO THE LOCAL FINANCE LAW TO FINANCE A PORTION OF THE COST THEREOF, PROVIDING THAT THIS RESOLUTION SHALL BE SUBJECT TO A PERMISSIVE REFERENDUM, AND DELEGATING CERTAIN POWERS IN CONNECTION THEREWITH TO THE TOWN SUPERVISOR

 

Objects or purposes: The Bond Resolution authorizes the construction of a new highway garage of approximately 4,700 square feet at the existing Town property at County Route 27 and Pumpkin Hollow, at an estimated maximum cost of $675,675. The aforesaid purpose constitutes an unlisted action as defined under the State Environmental Quality Review Regulations, 6 NYCRR Part 617, which has been determined under SEQRA not to have a significant impact on the environment.

 

Period of Probable Usefulness: Fifteen (15) years pursuant to subdivision 11(c) of paragraph a of Section 11.00 of the Local Finance Law. The obligations authorized by the Bond Resolution will be in excess of five years from the original date of issuance of such obligations.

 

Maximum Amount of Obligations to be issued: The Town Board plans to finance a portion of the total cost of said purpose by the issuance of serial bonds of the Town in an amount not to exceed $511,675, authorized to be issued therefor pursuant to the Local Finance Law. The remaining cost of the project is expected to be financed from other available funds.

 

Delegation: The power to authorize bond anticipation notes in anticipation of the issuance of the serial bonds authorized by this resolution, determine the form and terms of said serial bonds, and take certain other actions is delegated to the Town Supervisor, as Chief Fiscal Officer.

 

A complete copy of the Bond Resolution summarized above is available for public inspection during normal business hours at the office of the Town Clerk, located at the Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Ancram, New York 12502.

 

Dated: July 26, 2016

Town of Taghkanic, Ancram, New York

 

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PUBLIC NOTICE - Article 60 Comments

 

Click on the link to review the document - Article 60 Comments

 

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December (click to enlarge):

Here is the new Taghkanic Town Garage Backhoe!

GENERAL INFORMATION

Town Telephone Numbers

Town Hall:  518-851-7638

Assessor:  518-851-7501

Code Enforcement:  518-851-6958

 

Town Hall

The town hall is located at 909 Route 82, Ancram (Town of Taghkanic), NY 12502

Assessment Rolls are available from the Columbia County website

 

Tax Bills/Payments are online at this website

 

Town Clerk

The Town Clerk is available Mon–Fri, 9am–4pm at 483 County Route 15, Elizaville, NY 12523

 

Common Town Acronyms

BC = Building Committee

CAC = Conservation Advisory Committee

CEO = Code Enforcement Officer (Building Dept.)

FAC = Financial Advisory Committee

HD = Highway Department

OFA = Office For the Aging

PB = Planning Board

TB = Town Board

TC = Town Clerk

TS = Town Supervisor

ZBA = Zoning Board of Appeals

ZC = Zoning Commission

ZEO = Zoning Enforcement Officer (Building Dept.)

 

Website contact

For help finding information on the website, or to report errors, send an email to taghkanicwebsite@gmail.com

 

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