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Public Hearing: Local Law #2-2019 to override the tax levy limit


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE:  The Town Board of the Town of Highland, Sullivan County NY will hold a public hearing on the proposed Local Law #2-2019 A law to override the tax levy limit for the proposed 2020 Budget.

It is the intent of this local law to override the limit on the amount of real property taxes that may be levied by the Town of Highland, County of Sullivan pursuant to General Municipal Law § 3-c, and to allow the Town of Highland , County of Sullivan to adopt a town budget for (a) town purposes (b) fire protection districts and (c) and other special or improvement district governed by the town board for the fiscal year 2020 that requires a real property tax levy in excess of the “tax levy limit” as defined by General Municipal Law §3-c.

The Public Hearing will be held on Wednesday November 6, 2019 @ 7:15 PM at the Eldred Town Hall, 4 Proctor Road, Eldred NY. Copies of the proposed local law can be viewed at the Town Clerks Office during regular business office hours.

All present will be heard for or against said proposed local law, written comments must be to the Town Clerk by noon on November 6, 2019.

By order of the Town Board
Doreen Hanson Town Clerk
Dated October25,2019