Town of
Danube
Welcome to the Town of Danube in the central Mohawk Valley
Department Pages:
Officials:
Town Council Member - Alicia B. Cook
Town Council Member - Robert J. Sekel
Town Council Member - Lee Ann Stock
Town Council Member - Leonard Pross
Town Supervisor - Richard Mosher
Highway Superintendent - Corey La Porta
Tax Collector - Mary Mosher
Deputy Town Clerk - Kimberly Horender
Codes Enforcer - Frank Ceneviva
Attorney for the Town - Norman L. Mastromoro, Esq.
Sole Assessor - Denise Reska
Registrar of Vital Statistics - Mary Lou Herringshaw
Planning Board Chairman - Charlie Pueschel
Dog Control Officer - Larry Ortlieb
Town Historian - Diane Fisher


News:
Town of Danube Accepting Fuel Oil Bids
October 08, 2014

LEGAL NOTICE

Town of Danube

Notice of Fuel Oil/Diesel Bids

 

IT IS THE INTENTION of the Town Board of the Town of Danube to contract for No. 2 Fuel Oil and over the road Diesel Fuel from November 1, 2014 to October 31, 2015 by accepting sealed bids on said products. The Diesel Fuel must be winterized during the winter months and the bid must tell how the fuel will be cut and list additional cost over regular fuel costs for those winter months.

 

THE FUEL oil must be delivered within two (2) hour notice and the vendor must render twenty‑four (24) hour delivery service, seven days a week from December 1, 2014 to April 1, 2015. 

 

THE STORAGE tanks are as follows:  One 2,000 gallon diesel fuel tank, two 275 gallon heating oil tanks at the Town Garage/Office for heating and hot water purposes.  Diesel Fuel Consumption Averages 10,000 gallons per year.  Heating Oil Consumption Averages 5,300 gallons per year.

 

THE TOWN is a tax-exempt municipal corporation and does not expect or intend to pay tax on the diesel fuel at the point of delivery, regardless of a potential subsequent credit.  All bids should not include taxes.

 

THE TOWN BOARD asks that a firm bid and a fluctuating bid be submitted.  Please state the fluctuating bid amount over the rack price.

    

Sealed bids will be accepted up until 7:O0 pm at which time bids will be opened and read on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at Danube Regular Town Board meeting at the Town Garage, 438 Creek Road, Little Falls, NY 13365.  All bids must be sealed and clearly marked “Fuel Oil/Diesel Bids.”  Bids may be hand delivered at 438 Creek Road, or mailed to:  ML Herringshaw, Town Clerk, Town of Danube, PO Box 100, Little Falls, NY 13365.

 

THE TOWN reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids.

 

By the order of the Town Board of The Town of Danube.

Mary Lou Herringshaw

Danube Town Clerk

 

FLOOD RELIEF UPDATE
July 08, 2013
Town Supervisor, Rick Mosher, will be addressing town residents on the flood relief efforts at the regular town board meeting on July 10, 2013 at 7:00 pm.
2 Public Hearings on 2 new local laws #2 & #3 of 2013
June 26, 2013

********** LEGAL NOTICE **********

There will be a Public Hearing on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at 6:30 pm at the Danube Town Hall, 438 Creek Road, Little Falls, NY 13365, concerning Town of Danube Local Law #2 for the year 2013, Repeal of Justice Court Reform Law.  Local Law #2 of 2013 proposes to eliminate a second elected Town Justice position effective January 1, 2014.  The full text of Town of Danube Local Law #2 of 2013, is on file at the Danube Town Clerk’s Office, 438 Creek Road, Little Falls, NY 13365 for review by appointment (315) 823-3400.  It is also available on the Town website, www.townofdanube.com

Mary Lou Herringshaw, Danube Town Clerk

 

 

********** LEGAL NOTICE **********

           There will be a Public Hearing on Wednesday, July10, 2013, at 6:45 pm at

            the Danube Town Hall, 438 Creek Road, Little Falls, NY 13365, concerning

Town of Danube Local Law #3 for the year 2013, Prior Notice Law. Local Law #3 of 2013 prohibits the bringing of a civil action against the Town for damages or injuries to person or property regarding any sidewalk, highway, bridge or culvert being defective, out of repair, unsafe, dangerous or obstructed if, prior to the damages or injuries, written notice is not filed with the Superintendent of Highways in order to provide a reasonable time to repair or remove the condition.  The full context of Town of Danube Local Law #3 of 2013, is on file at the Danube Town Clerk’s Office, 438 Creek Road, Little Falls, NY 13365 for review by appointment (315) 823-3400.  It is also available on the Town website, www.townofdanube.com

Mary Lou Herringshaw, Danube Town Clerk

 

Special Town Board Meeting on April 9th
April 04, 2012
There will be a Special Danube Town Board Meeting, Monday, April 9th at 7 PM at the town building, 438 Creek Road.  The main topic for discussion will be 1. the status of the fire protection contract talks and 2. the status of negotiations with the highway employees' union.  The public meeting may end with an executive session so that the board can have an in-depth discussion with their negotiating team.
Highway Superintendent Salary Hearing on April 11th at 6:30 PM
April 03, 2012

Hearing on Highway Superintendent Salary Change -  The hearing on the law to change the salary of the Superintendent of Highways will begin at 6:30 PM. 

 

 Proposed Local Law Number One of 2012

 I. FINDING
The budgeted annual salary for the Town of Danube elected office of
Superintendent of Highways has been previously approved in the amount of
$20,000.00 for the calendar year 2012. Local inquiry has been made about
the increase of this salary to $28,880.00 with such increase, if any, to
be hereafter determined upon a referendum held pursuant to Section 24 of
the Municipal Home Rule Law .

II. SALARY INCREASE
The 2012 calendar year salary for the Town of Danube Superintendent of
Highways shall be increased from $20,000.00 to $28,800.00 effective, and
payable, from January 1.

III. EFFECTIVE DATE
This local law shall take effect upon its approval by referendum and its
subsequent filing thereof with the Secretary of State.

Annual Danube Cemetery Board Meeting March 6th. Click on this line for more information.
February 23, 2012
 

The yearly Cemetery Board meeting will be on March 6, 2012 at 7PM. 

New Link to Assessment Information
June 28, 2011
In order to be in compliance with RPTL Sec. 1590 the Town of Danube is required to offer the following link.  It will take you to the Herkimer County site where you can view the tentative assessment roll and a bit later in the summer, the final roll.  Click on this link. 

http://herkimercounty.sdgnys.com/

APPLICATION TO BE PLACED ON REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
April 20, 2011

Please click on the link to download and print an application for inclusion on a regular meeting agenda.  The procedure is described on the application.  The mailing must be through the USPS land mail system.

NEW DOG CONTROL AND LICENSING LAWS ADOPTED
December 28, 2010
Click on the "Laws" heading to the left to read the 2010 Dog Control and Licensing Laws
Weight Restriction on Cronkhite Road
June 27, 2010
NOTICE OF ROAD POSTINGSTOWN OF DANUBE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN PURSUANT TO SECTION 1650 OF THE

NEW YORK STATE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW, THAT

CRONKHITE ROAD WILL BE CLOSED TO ANY VEHICLE WITH A

GROSS WEIGHT (TRUCK PLUS LOAD) IN EXCESS OF FOUR (4)

TONS PER AXLE SUCH RESTRICTIONS WILL GO INTO EFFECT ON

JULY 1ST 2010, WHEN NOTICES ARE POSTED ON THE ROADS. 

CRONKHITE ROAD WILL BE THE FIRST OF SEVERAL ROADS

THAT WILL HAVE WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS GOING FORWARD. 

EMERGENCY VEHICLES EXEMPT.

 

COREY LAPORTA

TOWN SUPERINTENDENT OF HIGHWAYS

TOWN OF DANUBE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

438 CREEK ROAD, LITTLE FALLS, NY 13365

JUNE 15, 2010


Newville Union Church
Newville Union Church
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Indian Castle Church
Indian Castle Church
Flood relief update
Town Supervisor Rick Mosher will address town residents on the flood releif efforts at the town board meeting on July 10, 2013 at 7:00 pm.