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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Special Joint Workshop Meeting of the Town Board and Town Planning Board of the Town of Monroe, Orange County, New York, will be held on Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. at the Town Hall, 1465 Orange Turnpike, Monroe, New York to discuss the proposed Rye Hill Preserve Master Development Plan under the Town’s Conservation Cluster Residential Floating Zone (“CCR”).

No public comment will be heard at this Joint Workshop Meeting.

The Town of Monroe will make every effort to assure that the Meeting is accessible to persons with disabilities.  Anyone requiring special assistance and/or reasonable accommodations should contact the Town Clerk.

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD, dated March 18, 2022

Valerie Bitzer 

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Town Board Meeting Monday March 21, 2022 at 7:00 PM (Monroe Town Hall 1465 Orange Turnpike)

Please click here to view the Agenda.

The Town of Monroe is pleased to announce the return of in-person Town Board Meetings at Town Hall, 1465 Orange Turnpike, Monroe, New York.

Given the current times, please note the following procedures that must be adhered to should you choose to attend a meeting:

Meeting attendees arriving prior to the 7 p.m. meeting start time should enter through the upper level doors where a contactless temperature check will be conducted. To assist in contact tracing efforts, meeting attendees will be asked to provide their name and contact information. Any individual who shows signs of an elevated body temperature of 100.4 will be asked to return home immediately and contact their physician.

- Lastly, please continue to be respectful of others by remaining at home should you feel ill or exhibit any symptoms of COVID-19. 

We appreciate your cooperation in adhering to our safety guidelines and thank you for your ongoing patience and support!

Village of Monroe Bond Resolution: To acquire a DPW truck


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on March 14, 2022, the Board of Trustees of the Village of Monroe, in the County of Orange, New York, adopted a bond resolution entitled:

“Bond Resolution of the Village of Monroe, New York, adopted March 14, 2022, authorizing the acquisition of a DPW truck, stating the estimated maximum cost thereof is $205,000, appropriating said amount for such purpose, and authorizing the issuance of bonds in the principal amount of $205,000 to finance said appropriation,”

an abstract of such bond resolution, concisely stating the purpose and effect thereof, being as follows:

FIRST:  AUTHORIZING said Village to acquire a DPW truck; STATING that the estimated maximum cost thereof, including preliminary costs and costs incidental thereto and the financing thereof, is $205,000; APPROPRIATING said amount for such purpose; and STATING the plan of financing includes the issuance of bonds in the principal amount of not to exceed $205,000 to finance said appropriation, and the levy of taxes upon all the taxable real property within the Village to pay the principal of said bonds and the interest thereon;

SECOND:  AUTHORIZING the issuance of $205,000 bonds of the Village pursuant to the Local Finance Law of the State of New York (the “Law”) to finance said appropriation;

THIRD:  DETERMINING and STATING the period of probable usefulness applicable to the purpose for which said bonds are authorized to be issued is fifteen (15) years; the proceeds of said bonds and any bond anticipation notes issued in anticipation thereof may be applied to reimburse the Village for expenditures made after the effective date of this bond resolution for the purpose for which said bonds are authorized; and the proposed maturity of said bonds will exceed five (5) years;

FOURTH:  DETERMINING that said bonds and any bond anticipation notes issued in anticipation of said bonds and the renewals of said bond anticipation notes shall be general obligations of the Village; and PLEDGING to their payment the faith and credit of the Village;

FIFTH:  DELEGATING to the Village Treasurer the powers and duties as to the issuance of said bonds, and any bond anticipation notes issued in anticipation of said bonds, or the renewals thereof; and

SIXTH:  DETERMINING that the bond resolution is subject to a permissive referendum.

DATED:  March 14, 2022                                                 Kimberly Zahra
                                                                                       Deputy Village Clerk