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Date:
December 12, 2017
Time:
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:
Elsmere Firehouse
Address:
15 West Poplar Drive
Delmar, NY 12054
Contact:
518-439-9144
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Elsmere Fire District Election 12/12 - duly registered residents of the Fire District shall be eligible to vote

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The annual election of the Elsmere Fire District for the following purposes: 1) The election of Commissioner of the Elsmere Fire District for the term of five years, and 2) To vote on Proposition 1, a mandatory referendum stating: “Shall the Bond Resolution adopted by the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Elsmere Fire District in the Town of Bethlehem, County of Albany, State of New York on November 8, 2017 for the objects and purposes of authorizing the construction of a Fire District substation on Feura Bush Road Glenmont, New York, including incidental equipment and expenses in connection therewith at a maximum estimated cost of $1,400,000..." (please read full text below)

LEGAL NOTICE OF ANNUAL ELECTION

Legal voters of the Elsmere Fire District in the Town of Bethlehem, County of Albany, State of New York please take notice that the annual election of the Elsmere Fire District will take place at the Elsmere Firehouse at 15 West Poplar Drive, Delmar, New York on December 12, 2017 for the following purposes:

  1. The election of Commissioner of the Elsmere Fire District for the term of five years, commencing on January 1, 2018 and expiring December 31, 2022.
  2. To vote on Proposition 1, a mandatory referendum stating:  “Shall the Bond Resolution adopted by the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Elsmere Fire District in the Town of Bethlehem, County of Albany, State of New York on November 8, 2017 for the objects and purposes of authorizing the construction of a Fire District substation on Feura Bush Road Glenmont, New York, including incidental equipment and expenses in connection therewith at a maximum estimated cost of $1,400,000; authorizing the issuance of $1,300,000 serial bonds of the Fire District or so much thereof as may be necessary to pay the cost thereof after deducting any federal, state, county, and/or local funds received; pledging the faith and credit of the Fire District for the payment of the principal and interest on said bonds; determining that the period of probable usefulness thereof and maximum maturity of the serial bonds therefor is twenty-five years; delegating the power to authorize and sell bond anticipation notes and to fix the details of and to sell serial bonds; containing an estoppel clause and providing for publication of the estoppel notice, be approved?”

All candidates for District Office must file their names with the Secretary of the Elsmere Fire District not later than November 22, 2017. In addition, such nominations must be submitted with petitions setting forth the office being sought and said petitions must be subscribed to by twenty-five or more qualified voters of the Elsmere Fire District.

Only those persons who are residents of the Elsmere Fire District on or before November 13, 2017 and who are registered to vote with the Albany County Board of Elections on or before November 20, 2017 shall be eligible to vote.

The polls for said election shall be opened for receipt of ballots at 6:00pm and shall be closed at 9:00pm.

Dated November 8, 2017
George M. Kaufman, Secretary
Elsmere Fire District
15 West Poplar Dr.
Delmar, NY 12054



BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS
ELSMERE FIRE DISTRICT
TOWN OF BETHLEHEM – ELSMERE, NEW YORK
MAILING ADDRESS: 15 W. POPLAR DRIVE, DELMAR, NEW YORK 12054
TELEPHONE: (518) 439-9144
FAX: (518) 439-0454


Chairman
John E. Brennan

Commissioners
Joseph M. Catalano
William H. Webb
Richard S. Webster
Richard A. Zigrosser

Administrator,
Secretary-Treasurer
George M. Kaufman

Counsel
Terence S. Hannigan