Public Notices – Cold Spring, Beacon, Philipstown, Putnam

Includes selected public notices from:
Town of Philipstown
Village of Cold Spring
Village of Nelsonville
City of Beacon
Haldane Central School District
Garrison Union Free School District
Beacon City School District
Garrison Fire District
Continental Village Fire District
North Highlands Fire District
Putnam County
Dutchess County
New York State
U.S. Government

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Town of Philipstown

Village of Cold Spring

LEGAL NOTICE TAX NOTICE VILLAGE OF COLD SPRING Notice is hereby given that I have received the warrant and tax book for the year 2019-20 and that I will receive taxes at the office of the Village of Cold Spring Clerk, 85 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 9:00AM – 4:00PM. During the period from June 1st to June 30th taxes may be paid in full without additional penalties. All taxes remaining unpaid as of July 1, 2019, will incur a five percent (5%) penalty for the first month and an additional 1% for each month or fraction thereof until paid. Tax bills will be mailed to taxpayers starting June 1, 2019. General rate per thousand: $11.3706 Fireman’s Service Award per thousand: $0.1175 Dated: May 30, 2019 Jeff Vidakovich, Village Clerk

Village of Nelsonville

TAX NOTICE VILLAGE OF NELSONVILLE Notice is hereby given that I have received the warrant for the collection of taxes for the Village of Nelsonville, Putnam County, New York for the year 2019/2020, and I will receive same at the municipal building, 258 Main Street, Nelsonville, New York from June 1st 2019 to July 1, 2019, from noon to 2pm, Monday through Friday. During the period June 1st to July 1st, taxes may be paid without additional charge. On all taxes remaining unpaid after July 1st, 2019, five percent (5 percent) will be added for the first month and one percent for each month or fraction thereof until paid. A tax bill will be mailed to each taxpayer prior to June 1st. Tax rate: $6.14 per thousand dated: Nelsonville, New York April 24, 2019 Mindy R. Jesek clerk – treasurer Village of Nelsonville

City of Beacon

Haldane Central School District

Beacon City School District

Garrison Union Free School District

Garrison Fire District

Notice of Regular Meetings Please take notice that the Garrison Fire District of the town of Philipstown County of Putnam, New York, will hold its regular meetings for the year 2019 on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7 o’clock p.m. on such day at the Garrison Firehouse, 1616 Route 9, Garrison, NY. All of the meetings of the Garrison Fire District are open to the public. This notice is being posted in accordance with the provisions of Section 94 of the Public Officers Law of the State of New York. By order of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Garrison Fire District. Cristin Erickson Secretary Garrison Fire District Dated – January 23, 2019

Continental Village Fire District

North Highlands Fire District

BE ADVISED THAT on January 4, 2019, the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Philipstown North Highlands Fire District held their Annual Organizational Meeting. The Agenda was as follows: Newly elected Commissioner, Charles Nolen, took Oath of Office as Commissioner for a five-year term beginning January 1, 2019. Commissioner Josephine Rupp was nominated and accepted the position as Chairman of the Board. Commissioner Thomas Knapp was nominated and accepted the position as Vice Chairman of the Board. Re-appointed Secretary/ Treasurer, Kristin Van Tassel, took Oath of Office as Secretary/Treasurer for a one-year period beginning on January 1, 2019. The Law Office of Young, Fenton, Kelsey & Brown were appointed Legal Counsel for the District for the period of 1/1/19 through 12/31/19. The Putnam County News and Recorder was designated as the official Newspapers for the District. The M&T Bank and Tompkins National Bank were designated the official depositories for the District. The Second Thursday of every month at 7:00 P.M was officially designated as the Regular Meeting Date for the Board of Fire Commissioners. The First Friday of each month at 5:30pm was officially designated as Special Meeting dates for the Board of Fire Commissioners. Board of Fire Commissioners accepted Chief Patrick Scherer and First Asst. Chief Joseph Hyatt, for a one-year term. Board of Fire Commissioners accepted Kristin Van Tassel as Safety Officer. All Board Policies were reviewed and Committees approved. Meeting adjourned. BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS PHILIPSTOWN NORTH HIGHLANDS FIRE DISTRICT Kristin D. Van Tassel Secretary/Treasurer Dated: January 9, 2019

Putnam County

COUNTY OF PUTNAM NOTICE FOR BID NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received by the Director of Purchasing of Putnam County for the following commodities and/or service: RFB 20-19 – POLARIS UTV OR EQUAL Detailed specifications may be secured at the office of the Director of Purchasing, Putnam County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Room 105, Carmel, New York 10512 between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., Monday through Friday or you may download from the Empire State Bid System’s website at www.empirestatebidsystem.com. Sealed bids must be filed in the above office on or before 1:00 P.M. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 2019 or online at putnamcountyny. bonfirehub.com/portal/ ?tab=openOpportunities. dated: Carmel, New York June 13, 2019 Sgd/Alessandro Mazzotta, Purchasing Director Putnam County Purchasing Department

LEGAL NOTICE The resolution, a summary of which is published herewith, has been adopted on June 4, 2019, and the validity of the obligations authorized by such resolution may be hereafter contested only if such obligations were authorized for an object or purpose for which the COUNTY OF PUTNAM, New York, is not authorized to expend money or if the provisions of law which should have been complied with as of the date of publication of this Notice were not substantially complied with, and an action, suit or proceeding contesting such validity is commenced within twenty days after the publication of this Notice, or such obligations were authorized in violation of the provisions of the constitution. Diane Schonfeld Clerk to the County Legislature BOND RESOLUTION OF THE COUNTY OF PUTNAM, NEW YORK, ADOPTED JUNE 4, 2019, AUTHORIZING THE REHABILITATION OF PORTIONS OF PEEKSKILL HOLLOW ROAD AND RELATED BRIDGE IMPROVEMENTS AND/ OR REHABILITATIONS; STATING THE ESTIMATED MAXIMUM COST THEREOF IS $9,006,000; APPROPRIATING SAID AMOUNT THEREFOR, INCLUDING THE EXPENDITUE OF APPROXIMATELY $7,205,000 IN GRANT FUNDS EXPECTED TO BE RECEIVED; AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $1,801,000 SERIAL BONDS OF SAID COUNTY TO FINANCE THE BALANCE OF SAID APPROPRIATION. Object or purpose: to rehabilitate portions of Peekskill Hollow Road and related bridge improvements and/or rehabilitations, including, but not limited to, road realignments, fulldepth reconstruction, drainage and guiderail improvements, bridge widening and/or deck and superstructure replacement, and all ancillary and related site, demolition and other work required in connection therewith. Period of probable usefulness: fifteen (15) years Amount of obligations to be issued: $1,801,000 A complete copy of the bond resolution summarized above shall be available for public inspection during normal business hours at the office of the Clerk to the Legislature, at the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York. Dated: June 4, 2019 Carmel, New York

Probate Citation File No. 2017-204 SURROGATE’S COURT – PUTNAM COUNTY CITATION THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, BY THE GRACE OF GOD FREE AND INDEPENDENT TO CAROL J. DAVIDSON, DOUGLAS NELSON DAVIDSON, JEAN DAVIDSON, BARRIE NELSON, MARGARET ELIZABETH KELLY, ANNA LEONORA KELLY, IRENE JOYCE KELLY, MALCOLM KELLY, and JAMES LIGHTBODY, ALL FIRST COUSINS ONCE REMOVED OF WILLIAM LIGHTBODY, JR., Deceased, whose whereabouts are unknown and after due diligence cannot be ascertained, if living, and if dead to his/ her executor, administrator, distributees, heirs at law, next of kin, legatees and devisees, and if any of them survived the decedent but have since died or become incompetent, their successors in interest, executors, administrators, legal representatives, devisees, legatees, spouses, distributees, heirs at law, next of kin, committees, conservators, guardians or any person having any claim or interest through them by purchase, inheritance or otherwise, and TO ALL unknown distributees, heirs at law and next of kin of WILLIAM LIGHTBODY, JR., late of Town of Philipstown, County of Putnam, deceased, their guardians, committees, conservators or assignees, and if any of them survived the decedent but have since died or become incompetent, their successors in interest, executors, administrators, legal representatives, devisees, legatees, spouses, distributees, heir at law, next of kin, committees, conservators, guardians or any person having any claim or interest through them by purchase, inheritance or otherwise. A petition having been duly filed by LYNNE RUTH (HOMICK) COX, who is domiciled at 16 Hope Street, Liberty, New York 12754. YOU ARE HEREBY CITED TO SHOW CAUSE before the Surrogate’s Court, Putnam County, at 44 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York, on July 9 , 2019 at 9:30 o’clock in the forenoon of that day, why a decree should not be made in the Estate of William Lightbody, Jr., lately domiciled at 3 Howland Road, Garrison, Town of Philipstown, Putnam County, New York 10524 admitting to probate a Will dated July 17, 2012, as the Will of William Lightbody, Jr., deceased, relating to both real and personal property, and directing that Letters Testamentary issue to: LYNNE RUTH (HOMICK) COX. Dated, Attested and Sealed, May 7, 2019 HON . JAMES F. REITZ Surrogate IRENE MULLER, Chief Clerk Attorney for Petitioner: STEPHEN G. TOMANN Telephone Number: 845-265-9231 Address of Attorney: 1705 Route 9D, P.O. Box 313, Cold Spring, New York 10516 (NOTE: This citation is served upon you as required by law. You are not required to appear. If you fail to appear it will be assumed that you do not object to the relief requested. You have a right to have an attorney at law appear for you.)

SUBSTITUTE BUS DRIVERS NEEDED! — Office for Senior Resources. Call 845-808-1700 ext. 47130. Required: Class C CDL License with 16 passenger endorsement. Schedule: Mondays–Fridays 8:00am – 4:00pm (Up to 25 hours per week) Pay Rate: $18.84 per hour

Putnam County Database of Open Public Bid Notices

Dutchess County

New York State

Sealed bids will be received as set forth in instructions to bidders until 10:30 A.M. on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at the NYSDOT, Contract Management Bureau, 50 Wolf Rd, 1st Floor, Suite 1CM, Albany, NY 12232 and will be publicly opened and read. Bids may also be submitted via the internet using www.bidx.com. A certified cashier’s check payable to the NYSDOT for the sum specified in the proposal or a bid bond, form CONR 391, representing 5% of the bid total, must accompany each bid. NYSDOT reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Electronic documents and Amendments are posted to www.dot. ny.gov/doing-business/ opportunities/constnotices. The Contractor is responsible for ensuring that all Amendments are incorporated into its bid. To receive notification of Amendments via e-mail you must submit a request to be placed on the Planholders List at www.dot.ny.gov/doing-business/ opportunities/constplanholder. Amendments may have been issued prior to your placement on the Planholders list. NYS Finance Law restricts communication with NYSDOT on procurements and contact can only be made with designated persons. Contact with nondesignated persons or other involved Agencies will be considered a serious matter and may result in disqualification. Contact Robert Kitchen (518)457- 2124. Contracts with 0% Goals are generally single operation contracts, where subcontracting is not expected, and may present direct bidding opportunities for Small Business Firms, including, but not limited to D/W/ MBEs. The New York State Department of Transportation, in accordance with the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office the Secretary, Part 21, Nondiscrimination in Federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation and Title 23 Code of Federal Regulations, Part 200, Title IV Program and Related Statutes, as amended, issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all who respond to a written Department solicitation, request for proposal or invitation for bid that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability/handicap and income status in consideration for an award. Please call (518)457- 2124 if a reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the letting. Region 08: New York State Department of Transportation 4 Burnett Blvd., Poughkeepsie, NY, 12603 D263996, PIN 812745, FA Proj Z001-8127-453, Putnam Co., Taconic State Parkway Pavement Maintenance, Towns of Carmel and Putnam Valley, Bid Deposit: 5% of Bid (~ $455,000.00), Goals: DBE: 5.00%

Doing Business with NYSDOT

U.S. Government

Applications are now being accepted for Chestnut Ridge Apartments Cold Spring, New York 63 one bedroom apartments for the Elderly, 62+, or disabled regardless of age. These apartments are subsidized under the Section 8 Housing Assistance Payment Program. Under the Federal Government (HUD) program, Applicant selection will be based on Federal Regulations and income limitations. Rent is based on 30% of income. Occupancy is anticipated for future vacancies. Financing is provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural development. Please mail requests for a preliminary application to: Chestnut Ridge Apartments PO Box 146 Patterson, NY 12563 Tel. 845-878-4789 Fax. 845-878-4791 Tdd. 800-662-1220