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NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Highland, Sullivan County, New York, at a meeting held on the 10th day of April, 2018, duly adopted a resolution, a summary of which is published herewith subject to a permissive referendum.

Dated:          Highland, New York,

April 10, 2018.

Doreen Hanson

Town Clerk

 

BOND RESOLUTION DATED APRIL 10, 2018.

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW HIGHWAY GARAGE IN AND FOR THE TOWN OF HIGHLAND, SULLIVAN COUNTY, NEW YORK, AT A MAXIMUM ESTIMATED COST OF $2,000,000 AND AUTHORIZING, SUBJECT TO PERMISSIVE REFERENDUM, THE ISSUANCE OF NOT EXCEEDING $2,000,000 BONDS OF SAID TOWN TO PAY THE COST THEREOF.

BE IT RESOLVED, by the affirmative vote of not less than two-thirds of the total voting strength of the Town Board of the Town of Highland, Sullivan County, New York, as follows:

Section 1.           The construction of a new highway garage at the Senior Center location, 725 NYS Route 55, in and for the Town of Highland, Sullivan County, New York, including site improvements, furnishings and equipment, as well as incidental costs, is hereby authorized, subject to permissive referendum, at a maximum estimated cost of $2,000,000.

Section 2.           It is hereby determined that the plan for the financing thereof is by the issuance of not exceeding $2,000,000 of bonds of the Town hereby authorized to be issued therefor.

Section 3.           It is hereby determined that the period of probable usefulness of the aforesaid specific object or purpose is thirty years, pursuant to subdivision 11 of paragraph a of Section 11.00 of the Local Finance Law.  It is hereby further determined that the maximum maturity of the bonds herein authorized will exceed five years.

Section 4.           Subject to the provisions of the Local Finance Law, the power to authorize the issuance of and to sell bond anticipation notes in anticipation of the issuance and sale of the bonds herein authorized, including renewals of such notes, is hereby delegated to the Supervisor, the chief fiscal officer.  Such notes shall be of such terms, form and contents, and shall be sold in such manner, as may be prescribed by said Supervisor, consistent with the provisions of the Local Finance Law.

Section 5.           The faith and credit of said Town of Highland, Sullivan County, New York, are hereby irrevocably pledged for the payment of the principal of and interest on such bonds as the same respectively become due and payable.  An annual appropriation shall be made in each year sufficient to pay the principal of and interest on such bonds becoming due and payable in such year.  There shall annually be levied on all the taxable real property of said Town, a tax sufficient to pay the principal of and interest on such bonds as the same become due and payable.

Section 6.           All other matters, except as provided herein relating to such bonds, including determining whether to issue such bonds having substantially level or declining annual debt service and all matters related thereto, prescribing whether manual or facsimile signatures shall appear on said bonds, prescribing the method for the recording of ownership of said bonds, appointing the fiscal agent or agents for said bonds, providing for the printing and delivery of said bonds (and if said bonds are to be executed in the name of the Town by the facsimile signature of the Supervisor, providing for the manual countersignature of a fiscal agent or of a designated official of the Town), the date, denominations, maturities and interest payment dates, place or places of payment, and also including the consolidation with other issues, shall be determined by the Supervisor.  Such bonds shall contain substantially the recital of validity clause provided for in section 52.00 of the Local Finance Law and shall otherwise be in such form and contain such recitals in addition to those required by section 52.00 of the Local Finance Law, as the Supervisor shall determine.

Section 7.           This resolution shall constitute a statement of official intent for purposes of Treasury Regulations Section 1.150 - 2.  Other than as specified in this resolution, no monies are, or are reasonably expected to be, reserved, allocated on a long‑term basis, or otherwise set aside with respect to the permanent funding of the object or purpose described herein.

Section 8.           The validity of such bonds and bond anticipation notes may be contested only if:

1)           Such obligations are authorized for an object or purpose for which said Town is not authorized to expend money, or

2)           The provisions of law which should be complied with at the date of publication of this resolution are not substantially complied with,

and an action, suit or proceeding contesting such validity is commenced within twenty days after the date of such publication, or

3)           Such obligations are authorized in violation of the provisions of the Constitution.

Section 9.           Upon this resolution taking effect, the same shall be published in summary form in the official newspaper of said Town for such purpose, together with a notice of the Town Clerk in substantially the form provided in Section 81.00 of the Local Finance Law.

Section 10.          THIS RESOLUTION IS ADOPTED SUBJECT TO PERMISSIVE REFERENDUM.

 

 

SPRING CLEAN UP TOWN OF HIGHLAND  

MAY 19, 2018

8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

 VOLUNTEERS WELCOME

 

1.  All deliveries must be made BEHIND THE HIGLAND SENIOR CENTER 725 STATE ROUTE 55 ELDRED NY

 

ONE PICK UP TRUCK PER HOUSEHOLD

 

2.  All deliveries must be made between the hours of 8:00 AM and 12:00 PM

 

3.  Appliance and scrap metal can be brought to the Highland Transfer Station during regular business hours for free.

 

4.  Refrigeration units must be disposed of the usual way at the Transfer Station

 

5.  All drums and tanks must be empty and cut open or crushed.  Propane tanks will      not be accepted.

 

6No tires.

 

 7.  No full or partially cans of paint, petroleum products, pesticides or any other            hazardous wastes.

   8.  No brush, yard waste, bags of leaves, stumps or rocks.

 

   9.  No household garbage or commercial wastes of any kind.

 

   10. Computers, computer monitor or televisions recycled at the transfer station.

 

    11. No fuel tanks or oil drums will be accepted. Propane tanks (20 gals or less).

          shall be deposited at the designated landfill location.

   

    12.     NO MATTRESSES

 

     

     Highland Residents, please pick up a pass at Town Clerks during Regular business     hours. This project is made possible by The Town of Highland, Highland Highway     Dept. and the Sullivan County Legislature.

 

 

 

 

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