Joint Public Hearing w/ Athens Town Board for Leeds Fire Protection Contract

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held jointly by the Town of Athens and the Town of Catskill Boards, Greene County, New York, pursuant to the provisions of Section 184 of Town Law of the State of New York at Catskill Town Hall, 439 Main Street, Catskill, NY on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 6:00 PM for the purpose of contracting with Leeds Hose Company No. 1 for fire protection to be furnished by said Fire Department to the protection district established in said Town of Athens and Town of Catskill upon the following terms to wit:  A.  The Fire Department shall answer and attend all calls in said Town of Athens and Town of Catskill; B. For such service said District shall receive and the Towns shall pay as follows:  Year 2022 Catskill $146,182 Athens $48,728, Year 2023 Catskill $153,161 Athens $51,054, Year 2024 Catskill $160,819 Athens $53,607, Year 2025 Catskill $168,860 Athens $56,287, Year 2026 Catskill $177,303 Athens $59,101; C.  The said District shall procure sufficient insurance and will cause the policy to be endorsed in such manner as to protect the Towns and Fire Protection District; D.  This contract shall remain in effect for five (5) years; E.  Such other incidental terms as may be necessary or proper in connection with such contracting.  All persons interested in this matter shall be heard at the aforementioned time and place.  By Order of the Catskill Town Board, Elizabeth Izzo, Catskill Town Clerk