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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

 

Regular Monthly Meeting to Be Held on May 9, 2012
May 05, 2012
THE REGULAR MONTHLY TOWN BOARD MEETING WILL BE HELD on Wednesday, April 9th, beginning at 7:00 PM, at the Town Garage, 438 Creek Road.   AS ALWAYS, THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND. THE OPEN PUBLIC FORUM FOR ADDRESSING THE TOPICS ON THE EVENING'S AGENDA AND NEW TOPICS WILL BE HELD AT THE END OF THE MEETING. 
Annual Financial Reports for the Town of Danube Filed and Available
April 27, 2012
The Annual Update Documents (AUD) have been completed and filed with the State Comptroller.  They can be viewed by clicking on the desired year link.  The year listed is for the completed year.  For example, the 2011 AUD was filed at the end of April 2011.
Trash Days set for May 18th and May 19th Click for Details
April 24, 2012

 

ATTENTION TOWN OF DANUBE RESIDENTS

 

The Town of Danube will be holding a Trash Clean Up for the residents of the Town.  The dates are Friday, May 18th from 8 AM to 3:30 PM and Saturday, May 19th from 9 AM to 2 PM at the Town Garage, 438 Creek Road.

 

Special Town Board Meeting at 8:30 AM on Apritl 16th
April 12, 2012
A Special Town Board Meeting will be held on April 16th for the purpose of considering the 2012 Highway Contracts.  The Highway Superintendent will drive around with the Town Board Members to view and discuss the pending contracts for roadwork for this year.  At the completion of the drive around, the group will return to the building and possibly approve some of the contrracts.  At the conclusion of the meeting there may also be a discussion of the proposed highway employees' contract with UPSEU.
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

COURT HOURS EXPANDED
September 07, 2009
   

Town of Danube Court

Notice of Changes with Danube Town Court

New Court Dates ADDED:

Court will be held the FIRST AND THIRD MONDAY of each month.  The first Monday of the Month will remain D.A. NIGHT.

 If one of the Court nights falls on a Holiday, Court will be on the following Monday.

Contact Information:

Court phone number: 315-823-4210

Court Cell number: 315-219-9083

FAX NUMBER: 315-823-4210(NEW)

Email: danubecourt@hotmail.com

Personal Email: rpetrie@wildblue.com

Any questions please contact me.

Judge Richard Petrie

 

 

LOCAL EVENTS CATEGORY ADDED
January 10, 2008

Local Events is a new category accessible from the left hand side of the homepage.  Check there periodically for events that are happening in the Town of Danube.  If you have local event information that you want to have available on the Town of Danube's website, send it either as an email or an email attachment to weldenc@telenet.net   Please include the name and email address of the person sending the notice.  This service will be open to "not-for-profit" groups within the Town of Danube.  The site cannot be used to advertise commercially.  The Town of Danube cannot guarantee that any Local Events information is accurate nor can it guarantee that items will be displayed in a timely fashion.  Inappropriate words and phrases will make the notice ineligible for display.  (If it were a movie, it would have to have a "G" rating.)  The information will be placed on the website in the same format as it's received.  It may also be possible to add a small picture in the future.