Valley Cottage Volunteer Fire Department


NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION


VALLEY COTTAGE FIRE DISTRICT

IN THE TOWN OF CLARKSTOWN

ROCKLAND COUNTY, NEW YORK

MARCH 30, 2021



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the resolution duly adopted on February 23, 2021 by the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Valley Cottage Fire District, in the Town of Clarkstown, Rockland County, New York, a Special Election of the qualified voters of said Fire District, will be held at the Firehouse, 20 Lake Road, Valley Cottage, New York, on MARCH 30, 2021, at 6:00 P.M. (Prevailing Time) and the polls shall remain open until 9:00 P.M. (Prevailing Time) or as much longer as may be necessary to enable the voters then present to cast their votes upon the following Proposition:

PROPOSITION

SHALL the bond resolution of the Valley Cottage Fire District, in the Town of Clarkstown, New York, entitled: “BOND RESOLUTION OF THE VALLEY COTTAGE FIRE DISTRICT, IN THE TOWN OF CLARKSTOWN, ROCKLAND COUNTY, NEW YORK, ADOPTED FEBRUARY 23, 2021, AUTHORIZING THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW FIREHOUSE FACILITY, INCLUDING DEMOLITION OF THE EXISTING FIREHOUSE FACILITY ON THE SAME SITE; STATING THAT THE ESTIMATED MAXIMUM COST THEREOF, INCLUDING PRELIMINARY COSTS AND COSTS INCIDENTAL THERETO AND THE FINANCING THEREOF, IS $16,000,000.00; APPROPRIATING SAID AMOUNT FOR SUCH PURPOSE; AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF NOT TO EXCEED $12,200,000.00 BONDS OF THE FIRE DISTRICT TO FINANCE SAID APPROPRIATION; STATING THAT THE MAXIMUM MATURITY OF THE BONDS SHALL NOT EXCEED THIRTY (30) YEARS; AND PROVIDING FOR THE LEVY AND COLLECTION OF TAXES TO PAY THE PRINCIPAL OF SAID BONDS AND THE INTEREST THEREON AS THE SAME BECOME DUE AND PAYABLE,” be approved?

All residents of the Fire District who are duly registered with the Rockland County Board of Elections, or who have otherwise registered as eligible registered Fire District voters, and who have resided in the Fire District for a period of thirty days next preceding the date of the Special Election, shall be eligible to vote at said Special Election.


BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS
DATED: FEBRUARY 23, 2021

AMANDA HYLAND
FIRE DISTRICT SECRETARY