Proposed Local Law 3 of 2023 “A Local Law to Override the Tax Levy Limitations in General Municipal Law Section 3-c for Fiscal Year 2023-2024”.
VILLAGE OF TRUMANSBURG
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
March 13th, 2023
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE the Village of Trumansburg Board of Trustees has scheduled a Public Hearing on March 13, 2023 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 3 of 2023 titled “A Local Law to Override the Tax Levy Limitations in General Municipal Law Section 3-c for Fiscal Year 2023-2024”.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org before 1:00 pm on Friday, March 10th, 2023.
BY ORDER OF THE VILLAGE OF TRUMANSBURG ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS,
Tammy J. Morse
PROPOSED LOCAL LAW 3 of 2023
A Local Law to Override the Tax Levy Limitations in General Municipal Law Section 3-c for Fiscal Year 2023-‘24
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, 2023 through May 31, 2024 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, 2023 through May 31, 2024 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.