*TREES ARE RECYCLED INTO MULCH @ THE NATURAL RESOURCE BUILDING (7413 County House Rd, Auburn NY).
*SEEDLINGS ARE PICKED UP IN THE SPRING OF 2020 @ CAYUGA COUNTY SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT ANNUAL TREE SALE (5.8.20).
*THE TRADE-A-TREE IS A CANAAN FIR.
TREE DROP OFF DATES (8am - 4pm) @ THE NATURAL RESOURCE BUILDING - 7413 County House Rd, Auburn NY:
MON (1.6.20) - FRI (1.10.20)
MON (1.13.20) - FRI (1.17.20)
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: CAYUGA COUNTY SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT #(315) 252.4171, EXT 3; www.cayugaswcd.org.
WINTER STORM HOME SAFETY ADVISEMENT
NYSEG URGES CUSTOMERS TO CLEAR VENTS & CHIMNEYS FOR NATURAL GAS APPLIANCES AS SNOW PILES UP FROM DEEP DRIFTS/SNOW WHICH COULD BLOCK VENTS, CAUSING BUILD UP OF POTENTIALLY DEADLY CARBON MONOXIDE IN BUILDING.
•AVOID PILING SNOW AROUND ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS METER AREAS OR RELATED EQUIPMENT
•KEEP ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS METER AREA CLEAR
•NATURAL GAS APPLIANCE CHIMNEYS/VENTS SHOULD BE KEPT FREE OF SNOW/ICE
•BE PREPARED IF YOU SMELL NATURAL GAS (SULFUR LIKE ODOR/ROTTEN EGGS)! GET UP. GET OUT. CALL NYSEG/RG&E IMMEDIATELY FROM A NEIGHBOR'S PHONE.
•TO REPORT A NATURAL GAS EMERGENCY OR SUSPECTED CARBON MONOXIDE PROBLEM, CALL 1.800.572.1121 OR 911 FROM A NEIGHBOR'S PHONE.
TAX INFORMATION SITES
"TAX GLANCE" SITES:
www.weedsport.org/ (SCHOOL TAXES) - IF ANY QUESTIONS CONCERNING SCHOOL TAXES, PLEASE CONTACT STACIE MCNABB #315.834.6637.
http://www.townofbrutus.org/ (TOWN & COUNTY TAXES) - IF ANY QUESTIONS CONCERNING TOWN/COUNTY TAXES, PLEASE CONTACT THE TOWN OFFICE #315.834.9398 OR THE COUNTY TAX COLLECTOR #315.253.1211.
*Please utilize the above sites to obtain the appropriate tax information.
*Each of the above entities listed pays toward the on-line services made available for the public to access that information.
2020 FINAL TOWN BUDGET - TOWN OF BRUTUS
FOR BUDGET INFORMATION, CLICK ON "FINANCIAL INFORMATION" TAB OF HOME PAGE.
LL 1 OF 2019 - TAX CAP RELEVY 2020
take notice that the Town Board of the Town of Brutus will hold a Public
Hearing on October 14, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Town Municipal Building, 9021
N. Seneca Street, Weedsport, NY on the following proposed Local Law:Local
Law No. 1 of 2019, Override the Tax Cap
Levy Limit for the 2020 Budget.
The Town Board has
determined that as a precautionary measure it is in the best interest of the
Town to adopt an Override of the Tax Cap Levy Limit should it become
necessary to establish a total tax in excess of the established cap.
person(s) wishing to speak in favor or against the Law will be heard at that
Local Law No. 1 – 2019
Town of Brutus, County of Cayuga
A local law to override
the tax levy limit established in General Municipal Law §3-c.
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 Brutus pursuant to General Municipal Law §3-c, and to
allow the Town of Brutus to adopt a budget 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.
Section 2. Authority
The local law is adopted
pursuant to subdivision 5 of General Municipal Law §3-c, which expressly
authorizes the Town Board to override the tax levy limit by the adoption of a
local law approved by vote of sixty percent (60%) of the town board.
Section 3. Tax
Levy Limit Override
The Town Board of the Town
of Brutus, County of Cayuga is hereby authorized to adopt a budget for the
fiscal year 2020 that requires a real property tax levy in excess of the amount
otherwise proscribed in General Municipal Law §3-c.
If any clause, sentence,
paragraph, subdivision, or part of this Local Law or the application thereof to
any person, firm or corporation, or circumstance, shall be adjusted by any
court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unconstitutional, such order
or judgment shall not affect, impair, or invalidate the remainder thereof , but
shall be confined in its operation to the clause, sentence, paragraph,
subdivision, or part of this Local Law or in its application to the person,
individual, firm or corporation or circumstance, directly involved in the
controversy in which such judgment or order shall be rendered.
This local law shall take
effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State.
Councilor Chirco moved to
override the tax cap levy for the 2020 budget, seconded by Councilor Slocum.
Roll Call Vote:
Deputy Supervisor Flynnyes
RES91-2019 VOTE:4 ayes, 0 nays, 1 absentCarried.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE:
THE TOWN BOARD WOULD LIKE TO INFORM THE PUBLIC OF A CONSTRUCTION PROJECT TO TAKE PLACE ON E BRUTUS ST RD (STATE RTE 31B). THE PROJECT SHOULD TAKE APPROXIMATELY 1 YR AND SHOULD BE STARTING IN THE SPRING OF 2021.
*This is a 3.9 mile project (to be completed by the Cayuga County Highway Dept) which will begin at the 4 corners in the Village of Weedsport and will continue to the Onondaga County Line (near the mobile home parks, in the Town of Brutus).
*This Federal Aid Project involves pavement reconstruction (lanes, shoulders, driveway aprons, culvert replacement, sidewalk reconstruction, safety upgrades - guide railing and signage).
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT Carl Martel (#315.253.1513) or Todd Humphrey (#315.455.2000).
2018 Annual Water Quality Report
All Town of Brutus water districts (WD #2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9) receive water from Cayuga County Water & Sewer Authority (CCWSA) via the City of Auburn water system. The water source is Owasco Lake.
•Water District #1 (Patel) and Water District #6 (Marshall) receive water from the Village of Weedsport (Owasco Lake).
•Water District #4 (Pierce Rd) is interconnected within Water Dist #2.
•The Eastern Brutus Consolidated Water District includes combined water districts #2 (East Brutus), #3 (Weller Rd), #7 (Thruway Area), #8 (Cottle Rd) and #9 (Jericho Rd).
ALL COMMUNITY WATER SYSTEMS HAVE REQUIRED TESTING AS PER NYS DEPT OF HEALTH - BUREAU OF WATER SUPPLY PROTECTION AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY.
This resolution was passed at
the May 13, 2019 Town Board Meeting as required by New York State Retirement
System. The Town is required to post the notice for a minimum of 30 days.
Standard Work Day Reporting
Skellington scanned and emailed the Record of Activities for Judge Geoffery
Fritsch for January 21, 2019 through April 22, 2019 to the board members prior
to the meeting.
it resolved, that the Town of Brutus/Location Code 30675 hereby establishes the
following as standard work days for elected and appointed officials and will
report the following days worked to the New York State and Local Employees’
Retirement System based on the time keeping system records or the record of
activities maintained and submitted by this official to the clerk of the body.
Appointed Official – Town Justice
Security Number – XXXX
Number – XXXX
Work Day (Hrs/day) – 6.5 hours
(Begins/Ends): 1/22/2019 – 12/31/2019
in Time Keeping System: No
4.79 days per month
Chirco motioned to approve the Standard Word Day for Town Justice Geoffery
Fritsch at 6.5 hours per day with a total of 4.79 days per month, seconded by Councilor
RES 50-2019 VOTE: 4 ayes, 0
nays, 1 absent. Carried.
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