Effective at 5:00 pm on February 6, 2019, the Town of Jay will be under a State of Emergency by reason of disaster, catastrophe or similar public safety within the territorial limits of the TOWN OF JAY which imperils public safety, namely the unexpected and severe flooding of the banks of the Au Sable River in the Town of Jay and in its hamlets of Au Sable Forks, Jay and Upper Jay. (As pursuant to New York Executive Law Article 2-B and Section 24)
Per Town of Jay Supervisor Archie Depo, the State of Emergency for the Town of Jay has been lifted.
State of Emergency has been Declared in the Town of Jay due to a water break in the Howard Heights Subdivision.
Please be advised per Town of Jay DPW Director Kevin Zaumetzer; School Lane and Burt Lane will remain closed to traffic until further notice. They are anticipated to be re-opened Thursday, September 13th. More details will be posted as they become available. Please call DPW Director Kevin Zaumetzer at 518-225-2599.
The paving projects that were postponed due to inclement weather have been rescheduled as follows:
Paving is scheduled for Wednesday, September 12th, beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Burt Lane and then proceeding to School Lane. Please be advised that no travel will be allowed once paving begins so we request that you make the necessary arrangements to park your vehicles accordingly. Travel will resume once pavement is cooled. Please call DPW Director Kevin Zaumetzer with any questions at 518-225-4599.
The Town of Jay DPW Department has announced that due to impending inclement weather the paving projects originally scheduled for Tuesday, September 11, have been postponed.The roads involved in this delay are; Pigeon Hill, Burt Lane, School Lane and Woodyard Lane. A new date will be determined and announced as soon as possible.
There will be a Special Board Meeting held on August 30 at 7 p.m. at the Town of Jay Community Center located at 11 School Lane in Au Sable Forks, NY. The purpose of this meeting will be to award the bid for the SS Pump Stations Project.
There will be a Public Informational Meeting on August 29 at 6:30 p.m. at the Town of Jay Community Center located at 11 School Lane in Au Sable Forks. The Focus of this meeting will be the Rome Dam Project.
There will be Public Informational Meeting on August 27th @ 6:00 p.m. at the Town of Jay Community Center. The focus of this meeting will be the East Branch Restoration Project.
By notice from the N.Y.S. Department of Health the Boil Water Order for Au Sable Forks Water District W1 has been lifted. Please call DPW Director Kevin Zaumetzer at 518-225-4599 or Supervisor Archie Depo at 518-647-2204 x103 with any questions.