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