3-14-2022 Board of Trustees Meeting & Public Hearing

Public Hearing-Proposed Local Law 1 of 2022 Tax Cap Override DRAFT

VILLAGE OF TRUMANSBURG

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

March 14th, 2022

7:00 PM

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE the Village of Trumansburg Board of Trustees has scheduled a Public Hearing on March 14, 2022 in the Main Meeting Room of the Village Hall, 56 E. Main Street, Trumansburg, New York. The purpose for the Public Hearing is to take comments on proposed Local Law 1 of 2022 titled “A Local Law to Override the Tax Levy Limitations in General Municipal Law Section 3-c for Fiscal Year 2022-2023”.

This public hearing shall take place in person in the Village Hall Meeting Room, 56 E. Main St. Trumansburg, NY 14886.

A Zoom option is available for the public to attend here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89726679850

This meeting will be livestreamed and recorded. The livestream can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpoU6jqTOqHo_bKkPg-vcTA

Additionally, public comment may be submitted in advance in writing to 56 E. Main St., Trumansburg, NY 14886, or via email to [email protected] before 1:00 pm on Friday, February 25th, 2022.

BY ORDER OF THE VILLAGE OF TRUMANSBURG ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS,

Tammy J. Morse

Village Clerk

2-15-2022

PROPOSED LOCAL LAW 1-2022

A Local Law to Override the Tax Levy Limitations in General Municipal Law Section 3-c for Fiscal Year 2022-‘23

A LOCAL LAW providing the flexibility and ability to override the tax levy limitations established by General Municipal Law §3-c.

BE IT ENACTED by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Trumansburg, County of Tompkins, as follows:

Section 1. Legislative Intent

It is the intent of this local law to allow the Village of Trumansburg to adopt a budget for the fiscal year commencing June 1, 2022 through May 31, 2023 that requires a real property tax levy in excess of the “tax levy limit” as defined by General Municipal Law § 3-c.

Section 2. Authority

This local law is adopted pursuant to subdivision 5 of General Municipal Law §3-c, which expressly authorizes a local government’s governing body to override the property tax cap for the coming fiscal year by the adoption of a local law approved by a vote of sixty percent (60%) of said governing body.

Section 3. Tax Levy Limit Override

The Board of Trustees of the Village of Trumansburg, County of Tompkins, is hereby authorized to adopt a budget for the fiscal year commencing June 1, 2022 through May 31, 2022 that requires a real property tax levy in excess of the amount otherwise prescribed in General Municipal Law §3-c.

Section 4. Severability

If a court determines that any clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivision, or part of this local law or the application thereof to any person, firm or corporation, or circumstance is invalid or unconstitutional, the court’s order or judgment shall not affect, impair, or invalidate the remainder of this local law, but shall be confined in its operation to the clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivision, or part of this local law or in its application to the person, individual, firm or corporation or circumstance, directly involved in the controversy in which such judgment or order shall be rendered.

Section 5. Effective date

This local law shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State.