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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
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 6:00 PM on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at the East Branch Fire Hall, Bridge Street, East Branch, NY to consider the following: the creation of the East Branch Water District to provide water to those households in East Branch within the formation of the water district and to hear all persons interested in the subject matter thereof; and for such other and further action on the part of the Town Board with relation to the proposed district. The funds needed for the services to be provided within the proposed water district pursuant to General Municipal Law 122-b shall be assessed, levied, and collected on a benefit basis from the taxable parcels of land within the district in the same manner and at the same time as other Town tax levies.
In addition to the Public Hearing, the regular monthly meeting of the Town Board of the Town of Hancock will be held at the East Branch Fire Hall, Bridge Street, East Branch, NY on April 4, 2017 commencing after the Public Hearing for such other and further matters as may be properly before the Town Board.
Dated: March 16, 2017
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).
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
Dog Control Officer Contact #
If you need to contact the Dog Control Officer please use his cell phone number only. 607-624-0416.
Standard Work Day and Reporting Resolution.
Posted March 1, 2016. To view the entire "Standard Work Day and Reporting Resolution",
Authorized Signature: Ann Green
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The regular monthly meeting of the Town Board of the Town of Hancock will be held at the East Branch Fire Hall, Bridge Street, East Branch, NY on April 4, 2017 commencing after the Public Hearing that is scheduled for 6:00 PM at the East Branch Fire Hall, Bridge Street, East Branch, NY.
Dated: March 16, 2017
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,
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.
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
All submissions are subject to approval.