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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

TOWN OF JAY, ESSEX COUNTY, NEW YORK

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON THE PRELIMINARY BUDGET OF THE TOWN OF JAY

FOR THE YEAR 2022

Notice is hereby given that the preliminary budget of the Town of Jay for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2022, has been filed at the Office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Jay at the Town Offices located at 11 School Lane, Au Sable Forks, Essex County, New York 12912, where it is available for inspection by any interested person during the hours of 9:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday 9:00 a.m. through 12:00 p.m.

The Town Board of the Town of Jay shall hold a Public Hearing on said preliminary budget on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. at the Town of Jay Community Center, 11 School Lane, Au Sable Forks, New York, so any such changes, alterations and revisions as shall have been made thereon by the Town Board of the Town of Jay. At such hearing any person may be heard in favor of or against the preliminary budget as compiled or for or against any item or items therein contained. Immediately following the Public Hearing at 7:00 pm will be a Special Board Meeting. The purpose of this Special Meeting will be to adopt the 2022 Budget and any other business that may come before the Board.

Pursuant to Town Law Section 108, the following are the proposed 2022 salaries of certain Town Officers of the Town of Jay:

Supervisor: $43,483.00

Town Clerk: $11,087.00

Councilpersons: 4 at $5,801.00             

Town Justice: $12,360.00

Tax Collector: $7,210.00

Superintendent of Highways/ DPW Director: $50,429

Citizens have the right to provide written and oral comments and ask questions concerning the entire budget and the relationships of entitlement funds to the entire budget.

Dated: October 19, 2021

(S) Carol A. Greenley-Hackel, Deputy Town Clerk

BUDGET SESSION CANCELLED

Please be advised that the Budget Workshop Session originally scheduled for tonight has been cancelled. The next session will be held Wednesday, October 13th at 6:00 pm at the Community Center. A reminder that a mask mandate remains in place.

AU SABLE FORKS FIRE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES A PUBLIC FORUM

The proposed project is the construction of a new fire station in the Town of Black Brook at a maximum estimated cost of $5,900,000. A special election will be held on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, between 12:00 pm and 9:00 pm at the current fire station approving or rejecting the project and the issuance of $5,900,000 in bonds to be paid by the district.  All eligible fire district residents are eligible to vote. Please see attached Public Notice.

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TOWN OF JAY SPECIAL BOARD MEETING OCTOBER 7, 2021

The Town of Jay will be holding a Special Board Meeting on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at the Community Center located at 11 School Lane in Au Sable Forks. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss Community Center Roof Bids and any other business that comes before the Board.

Please remember that a mask mandate is in place at the Community Center regardless of vaccination status.

Town of Jay Special Board Meeting
Thu, Oct 7, 2021 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM (EDT)

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
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You can also dial in using your phone.
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TOWN OF JAY ROAD CLOSURE

FROM THE DPW DEPARTMENT: ROAD CLOSURE! Green Street in Au Sable Forks will be closed from the Intersection of Grove Road and Green Street (heading towards Clintonville) until the Town of Chesterfield line for milling and paving. This closure will be from Monday, October 4 through Wednesday, October 6. Please call the Highway Department at 518-647-2204 x125 with any questions.

REGULAR TOWN BOARD MEETING

A reminder that the Town of Jay Regular Town Board Meeting will be held on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 7:00 pm at the Community Center located at 11 School Lane in Au Sable Forks. The public is welcome to attend. *Please note that there is a mask mandate in place at the Community Center regardless of vaccination status.