Rexford Fire District Legal Notice

NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION AND SPECIAL REFERENDUM

REXFORD FIRE DISTRICT, IN THE
TOWN OF CLIFTON PARK,
SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK
JUNE 13, 2017

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the resolution duly adopted by the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Rexford Fire District, in the Town of Clifton Park, in Saratoga County, New York, on May 8, 2017, a Special Referendum at the Special Election of the qualified voters of said Fire District will be held at the Rexford Fire District, 1600 Route 146, in the Hamlet of Rexford, Town of Clifton Park, Saratoga County, New York, in said Fire District, on June 13, 2017, at 6:00 o’clock P.M. (Prevailing Time) and the polls to remain open until 9:00 o’clock P.M. (Prevailing Time) or as much longer as may be necessary to enable the voters then present to cast their votes to vote upon the following Proposition:

PROPOSITION NO. 1

SHALL the bond resolution of the Rexford Fire District, in the Town of Clifton Park, Saratoga County, New York entitled: “A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING (1) THE UNDERTAKING OF A CAPITAL PROJECT CONSISTING OF THE ACQUISITION OF A NEW FIRE TRUCK, IN AN AGGREGATE AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $575,000, (2) THE FINANCING OF THE PROJECT BY THE ISSUANCE OF SERIAL BONDS IN AN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $350,000 OF REXFORD FIRE DISTRICT, SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK, PURSUANT TO THE LOCAL FINANCE LAW TO FINANCE SAID PURPOSE, (3) THE WITHDRAWAL OF AN AMOUNT PRESENTLY ESTIMATED TO EQUAL $225,000 FROM THE FIRE DISTRICT’S CAPITAL RESERVE FUNDS TO PAY A PORTION OF THE COSTS OF SUCH PROJECT AND (4) THE DELEGATION OF THE POWER TO ISSUE BOND ANTICIPATION NOTES IN ANTICIPATION OF THE SALE OF SUCH BONDS TO THE DISTRICT TREASURER OF THE FIRE DISTRICT”, be approved?

Such Proposition shall appear on the ballot labels at said Special Referendum at the Special Election in substantially the following form:

PROPOSITION NO. 1

YES NO

SHALL the bond resolution of the Rexford Fire District, in the Town of Clifton Park, Saratoga County, New York, entitled: “A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING (1) THE UNDERTAKING OF A CAPITAL PROJECT CONSISTING OF THE ACQUISITION OF A NEW FIRE TRUCK, IN AN AGGREGATE AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $575,000, (2) THE FINANCING OF THE PROJECT BY THE ISSUANCE OF SERIAL BONDS IN AN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $350,000 OF REXFORD FIRE DISTRICT, SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK, PURSUANT TO THE LOCAL FINANCE LAW TO FINANCE SAID PURPOSE, (3) THE WITHDRAWAL OF AN AMOUNT PRESENTLY ESTIMATED TO EQUAL $225,000 FROM THE FIRE DISTRICT’S CAPITAL RESERVE FUNDS TO PAY A PORTION OF THE COSTS OF SUCH PROJECT AND (4) THE DELEGATION OF THE POWER TO ISSUE BOND ANTICIPATION NOTES IN ANTICIPATION OF THE SALE OF SUCH BONDS TO THE DISTRICT TREASURER OF THE FIRE DISTRICT”, be approved?

The voting will be conducted by paper ballots as provided by law and the polls will remain open from 6:00 o’clock P.M. (Prevailing Time) to 9:00 o’clock P.M. (Prevailing Time) and as much longer as may be necessary to enable the voters then present to cast their ballots.

NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN every elector of the Town who shall be a registered voter and who shall have resided in the Fire District for the period of 30 days prior to such Special Referendum at the Special Election shall be eligible to vote.

NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that the Fire District has determined that the acquisition of a new fire truck is a Type II action that will not have a significant effect on the environment, and, therefore, no other determination or procedure under the State Environmental Quality Review Act (“SEQR”) is required.

NOTE: As at all public Fire Commissioner’s meetings, reasonable accommodations and access are available.

BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS
DATED: May 8, 2017
s// Linda Van Schaick
FIRE DISTRICT SECRETARY

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