The town of Schuyler Falls was 'erected' from the town of Plattsburgh by action of the New York State Senate and Assembly on April 4, 1848.
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Town Wide Holiday Festival | Sunday, December 3rd
The 3rd Annual Town Wide Holiday Festival is Sunday December 3rd in the Town of Schuyler Falls. This afternoon and evening event includes the holidaytree lighting and lighted fire truck parade at the Town Hall, with activities for all at the Schuyler Falls hamlet and at the River Street Park, Morrisonville. Admission is free and all are welcome.
This is a time for residents, friends, and neighbors to connect during this festive holiday season. Light refreshments will be available at both venues. All activities are outdoors and subject to appropriate weather.
See the flyer for the detailed schedule and locations.
The town of Schuyler Falls was ‘erected’ from the town of Plattsburgh by action of the New York State Senate and Assembly on April 4, 1848. Plattsburgh had been settled and formed as a town in 1785, with the area closest to where the Saranac River meets Lake Champlain being incorporated as a village in 1815 (and as a city in 1902). As town populations grew, ‘daughter’ towns were set off from the original town.
The board will take applications for the position of Schuyler Falls, NY Town Justice Position until February 22st 2024.
The candidate that is appointed will attend training in April and once they take the bench they will continue the position until DEC. 31st 2024. The candidate will have to run during the election in November 2024 for the elected position of four years.
Justice position applications can be picked up at the town hall Monday-Thursday 9am to 4pm Until February 22nd 2024. Or you can download the form online and bring it to the Town Hall in person.
There will be a special meeting on Feb.1st at 5pm the agenda is Acceptance of contractor for Morrisonville Water District Phase 1 and Approval of purchasing a vehicle for Building and Codes.
Special Meeting December 7th
The Town of Schuyler Falls will hold a special meeting on December 7th at 4:00 pm at the town hall 997 Mason street Morrisonville for the purpose of proposing a resolution to place phase one of the Morrisonville water district out to bid.
Town Board Meeting Rescheduled to November 16, 2023
The Regular Town Board scheduled from Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. is cancelled and rescheduled for Thursday, November 16th at 4:00 p.m. This meeting will be held at 997 Mason Street, Morrisonville, NY. Meeting is open to all.
NOTICE OF HEARING UPON PRELIMINARY BUDGET
Notice is hereby given that the Preliminary Budget of the Town of Schuyler Falls for the Fiscal year beginning January 1, 2024 has been filed with the Town Clerk at the Town Hall, 997 Mason Street, Morrisonville, where it is available for inspection by any interested persons during regular business hours.
Further notice is given that the Town Board of the Town of Schuyler Falls will hold a Public Hearing on the Preliminary Budget at the Town Hall on Thursday, November 09, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. At that Hearing, any persons may be heard in favor of or against the Preliminary Budget as completed or for or against any item or items therein contained, pursuant in Section 113 of the Town Law. The Proposed salaries of the following Town Officers are hereby specified as follows:
Councilman: (4) $ 7,011.00 $28,044.00
Town Justice: (2) $15,416.00 $30,832.00
Town Clerk/Tax Collector: $35,055.00
Highway Superintendent: $66,041.00
A Special Meeting for the purpose of adopting the Annual Budget for the year 2024 will follow the Public Hearing
BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD
(s) Donna Hamel
Dated: October 26, 2023
Public Hearing to Override Tax Levy Limit
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Public Hearing will be held by the Town of Schuyler Falls Town Board on the 24th day of OCTOBER 2023 at 5:30 p.m., at the Town Hall, 997 Mason Street, Morrisonville to hear comments for or against proposed Local Law #2 of 2023 entitled “A Local Law to override the tax levy limit established in General Municipal Law 3-C”
BY ORDER OF THE Town Board of the Town of Schuyler Falls
(S) Donna Hamel
Dated: , 2023
Local Law for Flood Damage
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
TOWN OF SCHUYLER FALLS
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Local Law No. 1 of the year 2023 has been introduced to the Town Board of the Town of Schuyler Falls entitled “A local law for Flood Damage Prevention as authorized by the New York State Constitution, Article IX, Section 2, and Environmental Conservation Law, Article 36”
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Public Hearing upon said proposed Local Law #1 for the year 2023 will be held at the Town Hall, 997 Mason Street, Morrisonville, New York, on the 24th day of October, 2023 at 5:45 P. M. and that an opportunity to be heard in regard thereto will then and there be given to those favoring passage of such proposed Local Law, and also to those opposed thereto.
Dated: October 4, 2023
By Order of the Town Board
(s) Donna Hamel
Town of Schuyler Falls
The Town OF Schuyler Falls Town Board Will Be Conducting a Budget Work Session
THE TOWN OF SCHUYLER FALLS TOWN BOARD WILL BE CONDUCTING A BUDGET WORK SESSION ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 2nd AT 6:00 P.M. AND IF NEEDED ALSO ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3rd AT 6:00 P.M. AT THE TOWN HALL, 997 MASON STREET. THE WORK SESSIONS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.