Legal Announcements

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT NOTICE: To request accommodations for a disability, please call the Legislature of Rockland County at (845) 638-5100 [(845) 708-7899 for TTY/TDD]. Please request those accommodations three (3) days in advance of the meeting so that we can seek to meet your needs.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 7th day of August, 2018, at 7:10 P.M., prevailing time, for the purpose of conducting a public hearing upon a proposed increase and improvement of facilities to Rockland County Sewer District No. 1 (the "District") in said County.

The improvement consists of various improvements to the main pump station, all as more fully described in the report and estimate of cost dated January, 2018, as prepared by the County engineers which has been filed with the County Legislature and which has been approved by the Board of Commissioners of the District.

The maximum estimated cost of such improvements is $11,500,000, which amount is to be assessed, levied and collected from the real property in the District in the same manner and at the same time as other County charges, on the basis of the equalized assessed value of lots and parcels of land. The annual expense of operation and maintenance for the project shall be assessed, levied and collected on the basis of unit charges, in the same manner and at the same time as the expense of the improvement is assessed, levied and collected.

The estimated cost of the improvements to a "typical property" in the District, as defined in the County Law, is $6.99 ($4.66 for a two-family home) for those in the Town of Ramapo and $3.70 ($5.33 for a two-family home) for those in the Town of Clarkstown. The estimated cost of hook-up fees to property owners of a "typical property", as defined in the County Law, is $150. The Board of Commissioners of the District has heretofore caused to be prepared and filed for public inspection with the Rockland County Clerk and the Clerk to the Rockland County Legislature, a detailed explanation of how such costs were computed, as incorporated in said report and estimate of cost prepared by and for the District.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 5h day of June, 2018, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law establishing a Comprehensive Human Rights Law in Rockland County.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 5h day of June, 2018, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law establishing a Comprehensive Human Rights Law in Rockland County.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 20h day of March, 2018, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law amending Chapter 349 of the Rockland County Code to raise the legal age for the sale of tobacco products in Rockland County by adding Article VI, the Tobacco 21 Act.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 6th day of March, 2018, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law to provide for the salaries of certain County officers of the County of Rockland.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 20th day of February, 2018, at 7:10 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law amending Chapter 355, Article IX of the Laws of Rockland County – Alternate Veteran Exemption.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 20th day of February, 2018, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law amending Chapter 355, Article XVII of the Laws of Rockland County – Exemption for Cold War Veterans.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 6th day of February, 2018, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law amending Chapter 349 of the Rockland County Code to raise the legal age for the sale of tobacco products in Rockland County by adding Article VI, the Tobacco Free Kids Act.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 16th day of January, 2018, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law to require housing cooperatives to take timely action upon applications by prospective purchasers.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 19th day of December, 2017, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, of December, 2017, at 7:15 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law amending local law number 11 of 2006, local law number 2 of 2009, local law number 2 of 2012 and local law number 5 of 2014, to extend the effective dates of the local mortgage recording tax on obligations secured by a mortgage on real property, and as codified in the laws of Rockland county as Section 355-80, et seq.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 19th day of December, 2017, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law amending local law number 6 of 1980, codified as Chapter 40 of the Laws of Rockland County, which created the data processing department of the County of Rockland.

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 19th day of December, 2017, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law enacting the "Pedestrian Safety Act."

PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED LOCAL LAW

A public hearing will be held by the Legislature of Rockland County at its Legislative Chambers, 11 New Hempstead Road, New City, Rockland County, New York, on the 5th day of December, 2017, at 7:05 P.M., prevailing time, to consider adoption of a local law overriding the tax levy limit for fiscal year 2018 in the County of Rockland.