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COUNTY OF DELAWARE
STATE OF NEW YORK
NOTICE SPECIAL MEETING
There will be a special meeting of the Hancock Town Board on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 7:00 PM in the Town Hall located at 661 West Main Street, Hancock, NY. The purpose of the meeting is to audit the books for fiscal year ending December 31, 2017 in accordance with State Law and such other business as may come before the board.
Dated: January 4, 2018
Ann L. Green,
For immediate Release:
Town of Hancock Explores Residential Bulk Electricity Purchasing Program
Program will help lower residential electricity rates and protect consumers from predatory marketers
At one public session
to be held at Town Hall on Wednesday, November 29th residents of
the Town of Hancock can learn about Community Choice
Aggregation, the new residential bulk electricity purchasing
program. The session will be held at 6 PM at Hancock Town Hall,
661 West Main Street, Hancock, NY 13783. Residents are
encouraged to bring their questions and electricity bills.
Board Meeting Notice:
Our Regular Board Meetings will are held at The Town Office building at 661 West Main Street, Hancock, New York - Town Board meetings will begin at 7:30 PM. Board Meetings are usually held on the First Tuesday of the month. Call the Town Clerk if you'd like to be put on the agenda.
All dogs must be licensed - 4 months and older - You must have a valid rabies certificate to license your dog - It is against the law to let dogs run free in Public areas or on other people's property.
Town Clerk Hours:
The Town Clerk hours will be extended until 6:30 pm on the first Tuesday of each month (to correspond with regularly scheduled Town Board Meetings).
Free rabies vaccines will be offered by the Delaware County Public Health Nursing Service in Hancock on April 18th, 2017 at the Hancock Town Hall from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM and in East Branch on May 9th, 2017 at the East Branch Fire Hall from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM.
Transfer Station Hours:
The transfer station will be open from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm Monday through Saturday. We have resumed accepting TVs and Computer Monitors.
Standard Work Day and Reporting Resolution.
Posted March 1, 2016. To view the entire "Standard Work Day and Reporting Resolution",
Authorized Signature: Ann Green
You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed. Free Adobe Acrobat Reader Download.38MB
Samuel N. Rowe Jr., Supervisor
Ann L. Green, Town Clerk
James M. Gardner, Councilman
Leonard E Sienko Jr., Attorney
Patrick J. O’Brien, Councilman
Neil B. Emerich, Jr., Superintendent
W. Jerry Vernold, Councilman
Paul A Vetrone, Councilman
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held at 8:00 PM on Tuesday January 2, 2018 at the Town Office Building, 661 West Main Street, Hancock, NY. The purpose of the hearing is to adopt Local Law 1 of 2018, adopting a Community Choice Aggregation Program. It is the intent of the Town of Hancock Town Board to establish a Community Choice Aggregation (“CCA”) Program to aggregate the energy supply needs of residents [and small commercial customers], and to negotiate and enter into, or authorize its agent to negotiate and enter into, Energy Supply Agreements (“ESAs”) with Energy Service Companies (“ESCOs”) on behalf of eligible citizens to obtain stable, lower-cost energy prices, as well as environmental benefits and/or a community-based solution to meeting our collective energy needs. The purpose of this Local Law is two-fold: to establish a CCA Program in the Town of Hancock and to adopt certain provisions relating to the creation and implementation of the CCA Program. A copy of the Local Law No. 1 of 2018 is available for inspection or review at the Town Clerk’s Office during normal business hours; Monday through Friday 8:30am to 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm.
Dated: December 14, 2017
The 2017 TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT ROLL has been posted for inspection. The file is a PDF format, and is approximately 1.3 MB in size. It may be viewed, or downloaded from the link above. A direct link to the Hancock Assessor, Jim Basile, is as follows: Hancockassessor.wordpress.com
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board, Town of Hancock, has audited the accounts and fiscal affairs of the Town of Hancock, County of Delaware, for the period beginning January 1, 2016 and ending December 31, 2016. The Supervisor’s Annual Financial Report has been filed with the State Comptroller’s Office and a copy will be on file in the Office of the Town Clerk, where it is a public record, available for inspection to all interested persons.
Dated: March 1, 2017
Ann L. Green,
JUNK CARS IN THE TOWN OF HANCOCK
Please be advised that “In accordance with the new Property Maintenance Code of New York State, which the Town of Hancock participates in, under Section - 302.8 – Motor vehicles - “Except as provided for in statute or other regulations, two or more inoperative or unlicensed motor vehicles shall not be parked, kept or stored on any premises, and no vehicle shall at any time be in a state of major disassembly, disrepair or in the process of being stripped or dismantled. Painting of vehicles is prohibited unless conducted inside an approved spray booth. This law is enforced by the Town of Hancock, it is subject to appearance tickets for the Town of Hancock Court and also may include $1,000 (one thousand dollar) per day fine or imprisonment – each day is a separate offense – if violations are not remedied. Any questions, please contact Michael Salvatore, Town of Hancock Code Enforcement Officer at 607 637-3651.
January 5, 2016 – Building Permit Fees for the Town of Hancock have
Building Permit Renewal- $40.00
By order of the Hancock Town Board
Download a Building Permit Application in PDF format by clicking here
Dog Control Officer Contact #
If you need to contact the Dog Control Officer please use his cell phone number only. 607- 624-5616.
Telephone numbers for the Tax Collector Barbara McGraw - 607-637-4938 (Evenings Only). There is also a telephone number just for the Town Court - 607-637-3650
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