NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSAL FOR INCREASE AND IMPROVEMENT OF FACILITIES OF TOWN OF GERMANTOWN SEWER DISTRICT

February 28th, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the Town Board of the Town of Germantown, Columbia County, will meet at the Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown, New York, on the 12th day of March, 2019, at 6:45 o’clock p.m., prevailing time, for the purpose of conducting a public hearing upon a proposal by said Town Board to increase and improve the facilities of the Town of Germantown Sewer District as hereinafter described, at which time and place said Town Board will meet to consider such proposal and hear all persons interested in the subject thereof and concerning the same.

 

The increase and improvement of facilities of the Town of Germantown Sewer District proposed includes the upgrade of the Germantown Sewer District wastewater treatment plant located off Main Street, including new concrete grit chambers, flow equalization tank and sludge holding (aeration) tank and other process improvements and the replacement of primary and secondary clarifiers with concrete tanks, and reconstruction of two existing pump stations and related improvements, and including land or rights in land, original furnishings, equipment, machinery and apparatus required therefor; and pursuant to the direction of the Town Board, Delaware Engineering, P.C., engineers licensed by the State of New York, have completed and filed with the Town Board a map, plan and report for the increase and improvement of facilities of the Germantown Sewer District, entitled “Wastewater Treatment Improvements Preliminary Engineering Report”, dated September 4, 2015, as amended May 19, 2016, and further amended by Amendment No. 1 dated February 20, 2019, and the Engineers have estimated the total cost thereof not to exceed $2,500,000.

 

Said map, plan, report describing such improvements are on file in the Town Clerk’s office for public inspection.  Following the Town Board’s consideration of the increase and improvement of the sewer district facilities, the Town Board intends to consider a bond resolution authorizing financing of such improvements.

 

Dated: Germantown, New York

February 27, 2019

 

By Order of the Town Board of the Town of Germantown,

Joyce Vale, Town Clerk
Town of Germantown