Legals

NOTICE TO BIDDERS

Department of General Services

COUNTY OF ORANGE

Sealed bids for providing Cooling Tower Replacement for the Orange County Court Facility (RFB-OC169-19) to the County of Orange will be received at PO Box 218, 255-275 Main St., Goshen, New York 10924, until 3:30 PM on Wednesday December 18, 2019, when the same will be publicly opened and read. Bid forms, including specifications, may be obtained from the Department of General Services at the above address or on the Internet at http://www.orangecountygov.com

James P Burpoe

Commissioner of General Services

County of Orange

November 13, 2019

 

NOTICE TO BIDDERS

Department of General Services

COUNTY OF ORANGE

Sealed bids for providing Transfer Station and Site Improvements at Orange County Transfer Station #2 (RFB-OC172-19) to the County of Orange will be received at PO Box 218, 255-275 Main St., Goshen, New York 10924, until 3:00 PM on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 when the same will be publicly opened and read. Bid forms, including specifications, may be obtained from the Department of General Services at the above address or on the Internet at http://www.orangecountygov.com

James P Burpoe

Commissioner of General Services

County of Orange

November 13, 2019

 

NOTICE TO BIDDERS

Department of General Services

COUNTY OF ORANGE

Sealed bids for providing Winter Jackets (RFB-OC173-19) to the County of Orange will be received at PO Box 218, 255-275 Main St., Goshen, New York 10924, until 3:00 PM on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 when the same will be publicly opened and read. Bid forms, including specifications, may be obtained from the Department of General Services at the above address or on the Internet at http://www.orangecountygov.com

James P Burpoe

Commissioner of General Services

County of Orange

November 15, 2019

 

ORANGE COUNTY

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

Erik Denega, P.E., P.M.P., Commissioner

Steven M. Neuhaus, County Executive

P.O. Box 509, 2455-2459 Route 17M

Goshen, NY 10924-0509

http://www.orangecountygov.com

TEL (845) 291-2750    FAX (845) 291-2778

ROAD CLOSING NOTICE

NEELYTOWN ROAD

(COUNTY ROAD 99)

TOWN OF MONTGOMERY

COUNTY OF ORANGE

The undersigned Commissioner of Public Works of the County of Orange does hereby close all that portion of County Road 99 (Neelytown Rd.) in the Town of Montgomery, Orange County, New York.  BEGINNING at a point approximately 0.6 miles east of the intersection of County Road 99 (Neelytown Rd.) and NYS Route 416 and runs THENCE in a easterly direction along said County Road 99 (Neelytown Rd.) approximately 250 feet (0.05 miles) for the purpose of allowing the Middletown and New Jersey Railroad, its agents or contractors, to excavate, repair, pave and do all such work as required in connection with the “Railroad Crossing Improvement of County Road 99” on said County Road. Said closing being effective by the conspicuous posting of “Road Closed” signs on or about November 18, 2019.

Said county road will be closed to all through traffic for a period of approximately Five (5) days in accordance with the provisions of Section 104 of the Highway Law.  Appropriate traffic control devices, in accordance with the provisions of the National Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), and the New York State Supplement, will be in place and detour routes will be prominently marked.  In the case of inclement weather or other unforeseen problems, this period of time may be extended as needed.

Normal through traffic using this portion of County Road 99 (Neelytown Rd.) should use alternate routes or signed detour routing that will utilize NYS Route 416, NYS Route 207, County Road 4 (Maybrook Rd.) and NYS Route 208.

DATED:  October 30, 2019

ERIK DENEGA, P.E., P.M.P.

COMMISSIONER

 

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

ON LOCAL LAW

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that there has been presented to the County Executive of the County of Orange on November 8, 2019, a Local Law, a summary of which reads as follows:

Local Law Introductory No. 4 of 2019 entitled “local law amending Section 2 of Local Law No. 10 of 2018 relating to the sale of certain county real property known residences on reservoir properties and authorizing the sale to other than the highest responsible bidder.”

The purpose of this Local Law is to amend section 2 of Local Law No. 10 of 2018 to read as follows:

SECTION TWO.  Process of Sale.

The Director of Real Property Tax Services is authorized and directed to list the properties for sale utilizing a multiple listing service so that real estate brokers may become aware of the listings in order to best market the properties.  Nothing in this local law shall preclude the Director of Real Property Tax Services from engaging in direct negotiations with any potential purchaser nor require the use of a purchaser’s broker in the sale of any of the properties which are part of this local law.  The County Executive, or with his consent and on his behalf, the Director of Real Property Tax Services, may enter into a contract to pay a purchasing broker’s commission not to exceed three percent of the sale price.  The final purchase price of any property shall not be less than ninety percent of the anticipated “selling price” as listed on the attached Schedule “A”, or such other amount as may be approved by at least two of the following three persons (ex officio): Director of Real Property Tax Services, Chairperson of the County Legislature, and Chairperson of the County Legislature’s Ways and Means Committee.   The final sale price of any such property shall require the approval of the Director of Real Property Tax Services and the Commissioner of Finance.  Any contract of sale shall be subject to the approval of the County Attorney.  (Emphasis supplied)

This Local Law shall take effect as provided by the New York State Municipal Home Rule Law and upon the completion of the requisite filings and procedures.

Therefore, pursuant to Section 20 of the Municipal Home Rule Law, the County Executive of the County of Orange will hold a public hearing on the aforesaid Local Law at 255 Main Street, Goshen, New York, on the 26th day of November 2019, at 10 o’clock in the morning of that day, at which time all persons interested therein will be heard.

A true copy of said local law is on file in the Office of the Clerk of the Orange County Legislature, 255 Main Street, Goshen, New York, 10924.

Dated: November 12, 2019

Steven M. Neuhaus

County Executive

Goshen, New York 10924

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

ON LOCAL LAW

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that there has been presented to the County Executive of the County of Orange on November 8, 2019, a Local Law, a summary of which reads as follows:

Local Law Introductory No. 5 of 2019 entitled “A local law in relation to establishing a demonstration program imposing owner liability for failure of an operator to stop for a school bus displaying a red visual signal and stop-arm.

This proposed local law authorizes the County of Orange, to establish a demonstration program, pursuant to NYS Vehicle and Traffic Law section 1174-a, to enter into agreements with school districts within Orange County, for the installation and operation of school bus photo violation monitoring systems (hereinafter “monitoring systems”) at no expense to the school district. Signage on roadways (other than Sate expressways) upon entering the County would be required informing of the existence of the monitoring systems. The County shall contract with a private entity to cause the photo violation monitoring system to be installed.

The local law incorporates NYS VTL section 1174-a. provisions as to the form, substance and manner of delivery of the notice of owner liability for violations, as well as defenses to liability and provisions for privacy protection and indemnification. A county employee shall review the violation prior to a notice of liability being sent to the owner or lessee of the vehicle.

The owner or lessee of the vehicle shall be liable for a civil penalty of $250 for a first violation; $275 for a second violation committed within 18 months of the first violation; $300 for a third or subsequent violation all of which were committed within 180 months from the first violation; and an additional penalty of $25 for each violation for the failure to respond to a notice of liability with the prescribed time period.

To inform and educate owners and lessees of motor vehicles in Orange County during the first 30- day period in which a school bus photo violation monitor system is in operation all owners of motor vehicles who would otherwise be held liable for failure of operator to comply with NYS VTL section 1174 shall be issued a written warning in lieu of a notice of liability.

Reports in relation to this program shall be made by participating school districts and the County.

This local law shall take effect as provided by the New York State Municipal Home Rule Law and upon the completion of the requisite filings and procedures and shall remain in full force and effect only until December 1, 2024.

A copy of this local law can be found at https://www.orangecountygov.com/DocumentCenter/View/14539/PENDING-Passing-School-Bus-Local-Law-

Therefore, pursuant to Section 20 of the Municipal Home Rule Law, the County Executive of the County of Orange will hold a public hearing on the aforesaid Local Law at 255 Main Street, Goshen, New York, on the 26th day of November 2019, at 10 o’clock in the morning of that day, at which time all persons interested therein will be heard.

A true copy of said local law is on file in the Office of the Clerk of the Orange County Legislature, 255 Main Street, Goshen, New York, 10924.

Dated: November 12, 2019

Steven M. Neuhaus

County Executive

Goshen, New York 10924