Saturday, November 5, 2011


Town of Royalton
Notice of Public Hearings

Please Take Notice that the Town Board of the Town of Royalton will hold separate public hearings on the matters referenced herein at the Town Hall, 5316 Royalton Center Road, Middleport, New York, on the 14th day of November, 2011, beginning at 7:00 PM (local time); said public hearings shall be as follows:

Special District Assessments
Pursuant to Section 198 of the New York State Town Law, the Town Board has opted to enforce various unpaid accounts for water, sewer, refuse another unpaid town services as indicated below, by placing a lien upon the real property for which such services were provided.

Total Unpaid Water $81,672.86
Total Unpaid Sewer $10,370.84
Total Unpaid Refuse $ 0.00
Total Town Charges $ 1344.20
Grand Total $93,387.90

Special Benefit Assessment Roll
Royalton Water District:
Water District With Improvements $250/unit
Water District Without Improvements $50/unit
Unimproved District With Water $10/unit
Unimproved District Without Water $1.00/unit
Royalton Refuse District $182.82/unit

2011 Town of Royalton Town Budget
Amounts to be raised by taxation are as follows:
Royalton Water District $583,690.00
Royalton Sewer District $155,930.00
Royalton Refuse District $445,532.00
Gasport Lighting District $15,500.00
Royalton Fire Protection $438,804.00
Drainage Fund $143,111.00

Pursuant to Section 108 of the New York State Town Law, the proposed salaries of the Town Officers are hereby specified:

Supervisor (1) $16,000.00
Town Board Members (4) $24,000.00 ($6000 each)
Town Justice (2) $34,800.00 ($17,400 each)
Town Clerk (1) $45,241.00
Superintendent of Highways (1) $57,155.00
Tax Collector (1) $6,367.00

Further Notice is given that pursuant to Real Property Tax Law Section 495, the Exemption Report that shows the total assessed value on the final assessment roll that was used in the budgetary process that is exempt from taxation is on file with the Preliminary 2012 Budget.

The Town Board of the Town of Royalton will hear any person in favor of or against the Preliminary Budget as filed with the Town Clerk. All parties in interest and citizens will be heard at the public hearings to be held is aforesaid.