Announcements

Legal Notice #3

LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF THE TYRE TOWN BOARD FOR THE PURPOSE OF VOTING TO ADOPT THE 2020 TOWN OF TYRE BUDGET, THE 2020 TYRE WATER DISTRICT#1 BUDGET, THE 2020 TYRE WATER DISTRICT #2 BUDGET AND THE 2020 FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT BUDGET.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board for the Town of Tyre will hold a Special Meeting for the purpose of voting for the adoption of the 2020 Town of Tyre Budget, The 2020 Tyre Water District #1 Budget, The 2020 Tyre Water District #2 Budget and the 2020 Fire Protection District Budget at the Town of Tyre Municipal Building, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148 on Thursday November 14, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.

This meeting is open to the public and all interested persons are encouraged to attend.

FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that immediately following the Budget Workshop described above, the Town Board may consider any additional business that is properly brought before it.

Dated: October 21, 2019

Ronald F. McGreevy,
Supervisor Town of Tyre

Legal Notice – Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Tyre, Seneca County, NY at the Tyre Municipal Building, 1082 Gravel Road Seneca Falls, NY 13148, in the Town of Tyre, on November 7, 2019 at 6:35PM for the purpose of considering the contracting with the Magee Volunteer Fire Department, Inc., for fire protection to be furnished by said fire department, to the fire protection district established in said Town of Tyre, and known as the Tyre Fire Protection District, upon the following general terms, to-wit:

  • (a) The Fire Department shall answer and attend upon all calls in said fire protection district.
  • (b) The contract shall continue for one year.
  • (c) For such service the said Magee Volunteer Fire Department, Inc., shall receive and said Town of Tyre shall pay, the sum of ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE THOUSAND SIX HUNDRED AND THIRTY-TWO DOLLARS ($155,632.00) for the year.
  • (d) The said town shall be responsible to provide benefits for firemen under the Volunteer Firemen’s Benefit Law of the State of New York. (e) Such other incidental terms as may be necessary or proper in connection with such contracting.

All persons interested in the matter above shall be heard at the described time and place.

FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that immediately following the Public Hearing described above, the Town Board may consider any additional business that is properly brought before it.

Dated October 21, 2019

Carolyn Sosnowski
Tyre Town Clerk

Legal Notice – Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 2020 Town of Tyre Preliminary Budget, the 2020 Tyre Water District #1 Preliminary Budget, and the 2020 Tyre Water District #2 Preliminary Budget for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2020 have been completed and filed in the office of the Tyre Town Clerk, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls NY 13148, in the Town of Tyre, where these are available for inspection by any interested person during normal business hours.

FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Tyre will meet and review said 2020 Town of Tyre Preliminary Budget, 2020 Tyre Water District #1 Preliminary Budget and 2020 Tyre Water District #2 Preliminary Budget and hold a Public Hearing thereon at the Tyre Municipal Building, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls NY 13148, in the Town of Tyre, at 6:30 p.m. on the 7th day of November 2019, and that at said hearing, any person may be heard in favor of, or against, any items therein contained.

PURSUANT TO SECTION 113 OF TOWN LAW, the proposed salaries of the elected officials are set forth in said budget as follows:

Supervisor$20,000.0
4 Councilmen – each$3,700.00
Town Justice$24,000.00
Town Justice$24,000.00
Tax Collector$3,000.00
Town Clerk$21,000.00
Highway Superintendent$48,256.00

Dated: October 21, 2019

Carolyn Sosnowski
Tyre Town Clerk

Tyre Voting Reminder

Tyre citizens are reminded that voting for the November 5, 2019 elections will be at the Tyre Band Hall located at 616 Lamb Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148.  This is the historical polling site.  Voting will not occur at the new Tyre Municipal Building located at 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, NY.

Voters are reminded that early voting will take place in the Seneca County Office Building (1 DiPronio Dr. Waterloo, NY 13165) during the following hours:

Saturday, October 26, 2019    9:00AM – 2:00PM
Sunday, October 27, 2019      9:00AM – 2:00PM

Monday, October 28, 2019     9:00AM – 5:00PM
Tuesday, October 29, 2019     9:00AM – 8:00PM
Wednesday, October 30, 2019  9:00AM – 8:00PM
Thursday, October 31, 2019   9:00AM – 5:00PM
Friday, November 1, 2019      9:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday, November 2, 2019  9:00AM – 2:00PM
Sunday, November 3, 2019    9:00AM – 2:00PM
Monday, November 4, 2019   No early voting
Tuesday, November 5, 2019   Vote in Tyre  6:00AM – 9:00PM

Planning Board Alternate Member Vacancy

The Tyre Planning Board seeks an interested citizen of the Town of Tyre and is of voting age who wishes to serve as an alternative member of the Planning Board.  This is a new position in which the Alternate Member will vote on actions by the Board when a regular member of the Planning Board is absent.  The Alternate Member is expected to attend all meetings of the Planning Board (usually monthly on the 4th Tuesday) and remain up to date on agenda items.  As with regular members, the Alternate Member is required to complete four (4) hours of training annually.  This is a paid position with annual compensation of $1,300.  Citizens interested in issues dealing with the future development of the Town of Tyre and wishing to serve this community are encouraged to seek additional information and make their interest known by contacting Ms Karen Birch, Administrative Assistant in the Town of Tyre, at 315 835-0206 or adminassistant@tyreny.com.

Zoning Board of Appeals Vacancy

The Tyre Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) has a vacancy and seeks a volunteer who is a Town of Tyre resident of voting age and has interest in being appointed to the ZBA.  The ZBA meets on an “as-needed” basis whenever an application made to Tyre Zoning Code Officer is denied and the applicant choses of challenge that decision.  The ZBA considers the decision appeal and makes a determination either in favor of the applicant or the Town based on guidelines established by the State of New York.  The position is voluntary but does require a minimum of four (4) hours of training annually.  Persons interested in serving their community and seeking additional information or wishing to apply should contact Ms Karen Birch, Administrative Assistant in the Town of Tyre, at 315 835-0206 or adminassistant@tyreny.com.

Band Hall Committee Seeks More Members

The Tyre Band Hall Committee seeks more members to help in the final outfitting of the Band Hall, located at 616 Lamb Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148, as a community center and event facility for citizen of Tyre.  The final stages of redevelopment of the Band Hall are being completed, but use activities (e.g. euchre games, community parties, scheduled use by individuals or families) guidelines, rules and acceptable uses need to be developed.  The committee also monitors the building use.  The committee meets on an as needed basis.  Any Tyre citizen interested in joining the committee or seeking more information should contact Ms Karen Birch, Administrative Assistant in the Town of Tyre, at 315 835-0206 or adminassistant@tyreny.com.

Dog Licensing

Dog Licensing application forms are available for pick up at the municipal building (1082 Gravel Road) Monday-Thursday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. or can be found on this website in the ‘Forms’ section.  Completed forms, rabies certification from vet and payment can be dropped off here between these hours and license will be mailed to owners.  (Copies can be made as needed.)

The Town Clerk can be contacted at 315-651-7808 for individual appointments.