LEGAL NOTICE FOR SPECIAL ELECTION OF THE LAKE SHORE FIRE DISTRICT on September 29, 2015

posted Sep 9, 2015, 5:17 AM by Mark DeNeve   [ updated Sep 9, 2015, 4:24 PM ]

LEGAL NOTICE FOR SPECIAL ELECTION

OF THE LAKE SHORE FIRE DISTRICT

on

 September 29, 2015

 

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Special Election of the Lake Shore Fire District will take place on Tuesday September 29, 2015  between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. at the Lake Shore  Fire Station #3 , One Long Pond Road , Rochester, NY 14612  for the purpose of voting on the following proposition:

 

Shall the following resolution of the Board of Fire commissioners adopted on July 27th, 2015 be approved?

 

Proposition

 

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE LAKE SHORE FIRE DISTRICT OF THE TOWN OF GREECE, COUNTY OF MONROE, AND STATE OF NEW YORK, PURSUANT TO TOWN LAW, TO SELL OR OTHERWISE TRANSFER THE REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY THE LAKE SHORE FIRE DISTRICT COMMONLY REFERRED TO AS 35 EAST MANITOU ROAD, TOWN OF GREECE, MONROE COUNTY, STATE OF NEW YORK, TAX ACCOUNT NO 026.09-1-16, WHICH REAL PROPERTY IS NO LONGER NECESSARY FOR THE PURPOSES OF THE LAKE SHORE FIRE DISTRICT

 

Only residents registered to vote with the Monroe County Board of Elections on or before September 6, 2015 shall be eligible to vote.

 

Said Proposition is based upon the following resolution approved by the Lake Shore Board of Fire Commissioners

 

RESOLUTION

Sale of 35 East Manitou Road

 

BE IT RESOLVED, by the Board of Commissioners of the Lake Shore Fire District, Town of Greece and County of Monroe New York, as follows:

 

Section 1.                    Pursuant to Town Law, the Board of Fire Commissioners may sell or otherwise dispose of real property of the fire district, the value of which real property exceeds $50,000 and such property No longer necessary for any of the Fire District’s uses and purposes, when a proposition authorizing such sale is duly submitted and approved at a special fire district election.

 

Section 2.                    The Lake Shore Fire District owns real property in the Town of Greece County of Monroe, commonly referred to as Station #1, located at 35 East Manitou Road,   Town of Greece, New York, tax account # 026.09-1-16, which at the time of its purchase was purchased for fire district purposes. The Lake Shore Fire District hereby authorizes said property to be sold in accordance with the terms and conditions with the purchase offer dated 7-8-2015.

 

Section 3.        The Board of Fire Commissioners of the Lake Shore Fire District believes that the value of the real property owned by the Lake Shore Fire District has value in excess of $50, 000.00, which will require a successful mandatory referendum before the property may be sold.

 

Section 4.        Circumstances having changed for the Lake Shore Fire District, more specifically the reasons why the district originally acquired the real property are No longer applicable or relevant.   Accordingly the Board of Fire Commissioners finds that this real property is no longer necessary for the purposes of the Lake Shore Fire District, justifying that the property may be sold.  The transfer of title to the land of the Lake Shore Fire District is subject to the successful approval of a mandatory referendum by the voters of the Lake Shore Fire District.

 

Section 5. The Board of Fire Commissioners , prior to this resolution determined that the sale of 35 East Manitou Road will not have a significant adverse impact on the environment, which constituted a negative declaration, and  the Board Fire Commissioners further made a finding of no significant adverse environmental impact.

 

Section 6.        That this Resolution is subject to a mandatory referendum and shall, before becoming effective, be approved at a Special Election of the qualified electors of the Lake Shore   Fire District to be held at the Lake Shore Fire Station # 3, One Long Pond Road, Rochester, New York 14612 on Tuesday September 29, 2015 between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.

 

Section 7.        The District Secretary is hereby authorized and directed to prepare ballots in substantially the following form:

Shall,

 

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE LAKE SHORE FIRE DISTRICT OF THE TOWN OF GREECE, COUNTY OF MONROE, AND STATE OF NEW YORK, PURSUANT TO TOWN LAW, TO SELL OR OTHERWISE TRANSFER THE REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY THE LAKE SHORE FIRE DISTRICT COMMONLY REFERRED TO AS 35 EAST MANITOU ROAD, TOWN OF GREECE, MONROE COUNTY, STATE OF NEW YORK, TAX ACCOUNT NO 026.09-1-16 ,WHICH REAL PROPERTY IS NO LONGER NECESSARY FOR THE PURPOSES OF THE LAKE SHORE FIRE DISTRICT

 

Be approved?

 

The question of adoption of this Resolution was duly put to a vote on roll call, which resulted as follows:

Commissioner –          Morley                        VOTING                       Yes

Commissioner –          Cappon                        VOTING                       Yes

Commissioner –          Izyk                              VOTING                       No

Commissioner –          Jensen                         VOTING                       Yes

Subject to the mandatory referendum described in Section 6, this resolution was thereupon declared duly adopted.

 

Dated:  July 27, 2015

 

Robert Staub, Secretary

BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS

Lake Shore Fire District

One Long Pond Road 

Rochester, NY 14612

 

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Mark DeNeve,
Sep 9, 2015, 5:17 AM