Public Notices

 
Public notices affect rights, property and tax dollars. Ultimately, they keep you informed about your community.
 
PUBLIC HEARING - ORANGE COUNTY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM GRANT
A Public Hearing will be held on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Under this Program a variety of physical improvements are eligible for funding. The Town will be considering projects to be submitted to the Orange County Community Development Program. This, and the proposals from other communities in the Orange Urban County Consortium, will be evaluated and rated, and those which will receive funding will be promptly notified.

Notice of Adoption Local Law 1 of 2019 - Dangerous Buildings
During its February 14, 2019 meeting, the Town Board of the Town of Goshen duly enacted Local Law No. 1 of 2019, amending Chapter 51 of the Code of the Town of Goshen (“Dangerous Buildings”) to conform with the procedures in State law.

Annual Spring Burn Ban Begins March 16, 2019
The residential open burning ban will begin in the spring, which DEC enforces between March 16 and May 14. This statewide annual burn ban temporarily outlaws residential brush and yard debris burning. For more information about open burning, including the regulation (Part 215), visit DEC’s website to learn before you burn.

Orange & Rockland Severe Weather Tips
As back-to-back storms loom, O&R offers severe weather tips to help its customers prepare to weather a storm.

2019 Town Board Meeting Schedule
Town Board Meeting Schedule for 2019

2019 Adopted Town Budget
Adopted Town Budget for 2019

NYS DEPT. OF TAXATION & FINANCE – TOWN OF GOSHEN ASSESSOR’S EXEMPTION IMPACT REPORT
Section 495 to the Real Property Tax Law requires counties, cities, towns, villages and school districts to attach to their tentative/preliminary budgets an exemption report.
Exemption reports will provide taxpayers, policy makers, media and the general public with greater transparency on property tax exemptions and their effect on overall property taxes.
Exemptions are reductions in property taxes granted to certain groups of property owners (e.g., non-profits, seniors, veterans) and are paid for by increases in property taxes on all other taxpayers (except for the STAR exemption, which is funded directly by New York State).

Change to Building Permit Submission Process effective June 1, 2018
As of June 1, 2018, all plans for a building permit application must submit two hard copies and one digital copy. See this document for complete details.

O&R: CUSTOMERS BEWARE NEW BILL PAYMENT SCAM ON FACEBOOK
O&R warned its customers today about a new phony bill-payment scheme --- this time in Spanish on Facebook --- in which crooks pose as “consultants” who offer to help customers pay their debts. In reality, the crooks are stealing the customers’ money.

Resolution Adopting an Amendment for Solar Energy Systems Fees
Resolution Adopting an Amendment to Schedule of Building, Planning and Zoning Application and Inspection Fees for Solar Energy Systems.