Town News

Free Eclipse Glasses Available for Tyre Residents

Thanks to the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce, the Town of Tyre has free eclipse glasses for Tyre residents and employees who plan to watch the total solar eclipse on April 8th.

Please stop by the Tyre Municipal Building (1082 Gravel Road) if you’re in need of glasses.

Eclipse glasses are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Public Notice – RFP for Commercial Mowing, Landscaping & Snow Removal

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Town of Tyre is seeking bids from qualified individuals or companies to secure a one-year contract for commercial mowing, landscaping & snow removal services for the Tyre Municipal Building, and optionally for the Tyre Public Safety Building.

Copies of the Bidding Forms are available at the Tyre Municipal Building, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148 or via email: townclerk@tyreny.com.

Bids must be submitted to the Tyre Municipal Building at 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148 no later than noon, Wednesday, March 20, 2024. Proposals must be clearly identified as “BIDS FOR MOWING & SNOW REMOVAL SERVICES” and show the name and address of the submitting individual/company. Late bids will not be considered.

The Town Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids.

Town of Tyre
Carolyn Sosnowski
Tyre Town Clerk

Public Notice – Public Hearing by Tyre Town Board February 6, 2024 6:30 PM

TOWN OF TYRE

                       NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

            PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that a public hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Tyre on the 6th day of February, 2024, at 6:30 p.m., at the Tyre Town Hall, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, New York, regarding the adoption of a Local Law of the Town of Tyre for the year 2024, entitled “A Local Law providing a real property tax exemption for volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers pursuant to Section 466-a of the Real Property Tax Law”.  This local law would enact an exemption of 10% of assessed value of property owned by an enrolled member or such enrolled member and their spouse from taxation with respect to the real property taxes of the Town of Tyre, exclusive of special assessments, as long as eligibility requirements, as set forth in the local law, are met.

            Any member of the public shall be entitled to be heard upon said proposed Local Law at such public hearing.  Copies of said proposed Local Law are available for review at the Tyre Town Hall, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, New York.

            This by Resolution of the Town Board of the Town of Tyre.

            Carolyn Sosnowski, Town Clerk

Public Notice – Public Hearing by Tyre Town Board February 6, 2024 6:35 PM

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

           NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a public hearing pursuant to Town Law Section 184 will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Tyre, New York at the Town of Tyre Town Hall, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, New York 13148 on February 6, 2024 at 6:35 p.m. prevailing time for the purpose of considering an amendment to the existing contract for the furnishing of fire protection and emergency services within the Tyre Fire Protection District for the year 2024, to wit: to amend the current Agreement relative to certain insurance coverage requirements therein.

           At such hearing, at which time and place said Town Board will consider such and hear all persons interested in the same and that a copy of the proposed First Amendment may be inspected at the Town of Tyre Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours.

Dated:  January 24, 2024

By Order of the Town Board of the Town of Tyre              
Carolyn Sosnowski, Town Clerk                           

Public Notice – Public Hearing by Tyre Town Board January 24, 2024 6:35 PM

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

            PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that a public hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Tyre on the 24th day of January, 2024, at 6:35 p.m., at the Tyre Town Hall, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, New York, regarding the adoption of a Local Law which would permit the Town Board to adopt a budget for the 2025 fiscal year that requires a real property tax levy in excess of the amount otherwise prescribed in General Municipal Law §3-c.

            Any resident of the Town of Tyre shall be entitled to be heard upon said proposed Local Law at such public hearing.  Copies of said proposed Local Law are available for review at the Town of Tyre Town Hall, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, New York.

            This by Resolution of the Town Board of the Town of Tyre.

                             Carolyn Sosnowski, Town Clerk

Public Notice – Tyre Town Board Meeting Schedule for 2024

Regular Town of Tyre Board Meetings in 2024 will be held at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month, at the Tyre Municipal Building, 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148.

2024 Meeting Dates:
January 24, 2024
February 28, 2024
March 27, 2024
April 24, 2024
May 22, 2024
June 26, 2024
July 24, 2024
August 28, 2024
September 25, 2024
October 23, 2024
November 27, 2024
December 18, 2024* – Special date due to December 25th being a Holiday

Carolyn Sosnowski
Tyre Town Clerk