Notice of Public Hearing
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Groton will hold a Public Hearing as part of its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at 8:00pm at the Town Hall, 101 Conger Boulevard, Groton, New York regarding the adoption of Proposed Local Law #1 for the Year 2023, entitled “A LOCAL LAW AUTHORIZING A REAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION FOR QUALIFYING VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS AND VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE MEMBERS PURSUANT TO CERTAIN TERMS AND CONDITIONS ESTABLISHED BY THE VOLUNTEER FIRE/AMBULANCE DEPARTMENTS AND THE TOWN OF GROTON” The intent of this local law is to encourage volunteer service with local volunteer fire firefighter and volunteer ambulance agencies by providing up to a 10 percent tax exemption on the residential parcel assessment for qualifying volunteer members pursuant to Real Property Tax Law 466-a, the terms of the Town of Groton and the Volunteer Agencies.
Any resident of the Town of Groton is entitled to be heard upon said proposed Local Law at such Public Hearing. Copies of the proposed Local Law are available for review at the Town Clerk’s Office and on the Town website at www.townofgrotonny.org .
Robin Cargian, RMC