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There will be a meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the Gallatin Fire District on Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 7pm at the Gallatin town hall, 667 County Route 7, Gallatin, NY.  The Board will open the floor for public comment on the proposed 2015 budget.


Respectfully submitted,
John Parsons, Secretary / Treasurer 

  

News:
Rabies Clinics
April 21, 2014

Columbia County will provide free rabies clinics throughout the year. For a list of dates and locations please click above and open the attached PDF.

 

2014 BUDGET
October 30, 2013

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TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF GALLATIN

 

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE TOWN SUPERVISOR TO EXECUTE A CONTRACT FOR THE SALE OF THE TOWN’S FORMER HIGHWAY GARAGE PROPERTY ON ROUTE 11, GALLATIN NEW YORK TO STEVEN JOHNSON FOR THE SUM OF $131,000.00

           

WHEREAS, the Town of Gallatin is the owner of a parcel of land located on Route 11, in Gallatin, New York, having Tax Id. No. 204.-1-46, approximately one acre in size improved by a one-story cement block building of approximately 3,360 sq. ft., which property was formerly used by the Town of Gallatin as its highway garage; and

WHEREAS, the Town has discontinued the use of this property as a highway garage and has constructed a highway garage on another parcel of land within the Town of Gallatin and has determined that the Town has no present or prospective municipal use for said property; and

WHEREAS, the Town has offered the property for sale through competitive bidding pursuant to the provisions of §103 of the General Municipal Law and the successful bidder was Steven Johnson, who bid $131,000.00 for the property; and

WHEREAS, the Town has determined that the sum of $131,000.00 is fair and reasonable and represents the fair market value of the property.

NOW, THEREFORE, be it

RESOLVED, that the Town Board hereby authorizes the sale of one acre of property located on Route 11, Gallatin, New York, having Tax ID No. 204.-1-46 to Steven Johnson for the sum of $131,000.00; and it is further

RESOLVED, that the Town Supervisor is hereby authorized to execute a Contract of Sale for the property in the form prepared by the Attorney to the Town with the sale of the property being in “as is” condition; and it is further

RESOLVED, that the Attorney to the Town and the Town Supervisor are hereby authorized to execute such further documents required to close title on this property and to execute the requisite Deed to the Purchaser upon payment of the purchase price; and it is further

RESOLVED, that this action has been deemed to be an unlisted action under SEQRA and that the Town Board has completed an environmental review of the proposed action using a Short Form Environmental Assessment Form for unlisted actions and has determined that, based upon all the information contained in the Environmental Assessment report analysis, that the proposed action will not result in any significant adverse environmental impacts and has issued a negative SEQRA declaration; and it is further

RESOLVED, that this Resolution is subject to a permissive referendum, as required by Town Law §64(2), and the Town Clerk is directed to publish a copy of this Resolution with notification that it is subject to a permissive referendum in accordance with the requirements of law.

            August 14, 2014

Lisa DeLeeuw

Gallatin Town Clerk

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Tax Bills

The 2014 Tax Bills for the Town of Gallatin are now available online. To access these bills, please use the following link:
http://egov.basny.com/gallatin

 

Welcome to the Town of Gallatin, New York. Located in southern Columbia County, NY, just 100 miles north of New York City, we are a rural community of 1,500 residents with 39.6 square miles of uncommon natural beauty. Please browse through our site, if you need any additional information contact the Town Clerk at gallatinclerk@yahoo.com or call (518) 398-7519. 
 

The Gallatin Town Hall is located at:  667 County Route 7, Gallatin, NY 

The Gallatin Town Hall mailing address is:    PO Box 67

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The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation has recently enacted new Open Burning Regulations which ban burning barrels and the burning of large brush piles.

For more information visit: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/58519.html

Food Stamps: For information about qualifying for food stamps, please call Lynn Kutski at 518-828-9411.
 

Officials:
Town Supervisor - John Reilly
Town Clerk & Tax Collector - Lisa DeLeeuw
Assessor - Rene DeLeeuw
Building Inspector & Zoning Enforcement Officer - Drew Weaver
Town Justices - Tia Denenberg
Town Justices - Fred Schultz
Highway Superintendent - Jack Gomm
Dog Control Officer - James Rielly
Town Board - Donald Coons
Town Board - Jeffrey Galm
Town Board - Eric Mortenson

Office Hours

Town Clerk:

 Monday and Friday 9:00am - 2:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Phone: (518) 398-7519

Fax: (518) 398-1565 

E-mail: gallatinclerk@yahoo.com 

 

Building Inspector & Zoning Enforcement Officer:

Saturday: 9:00am - 11:00am

Tuesday: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Phone: (518) 398-7571

Fax: (518) 398-1565

E-mail: pineplainsbi@yahoo.com

 

Assessor: 

Monday: 8:00am - 11:00am

Phone: (518) 398-1566

Fax: (518) 398-1565

E-mail: gallatinassessor@yahoo.com 

 

Assessor Clerk: 

Monday & Friday: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Phone: (518) 398-1566

Fax: (518) 398-1565

 

Court Clerk:

Court is held Wednesday at 4:00pm

Phone: (518) 398-7690

Fax: (518) 398-6161

E-mail: dschultz@nycourts.gov

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