With one week to go until the primary vote, candidates for the Democratic nomination for Saugerties town justice are accusing one another of claiming endorsements that weren’t granted.
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Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan announced today the appointment of Lauren Sheeley to be the new public defender. Sheeley, who has served as first assistant county attorney since September 2019, previously worked as the attorney in charge of Legal Services of the Hudson Valley.
Saugerties volunteer activist Stan O’Dell is challenging two-term incumbent town justice Claudia Andreassen for the Democratic line in the June 23 primary.
Saugerties Village Trustee Donald Hackett, who had questioned the village’s payment to an attorney who specializes in labor law, has agreed to extend the lawyer’s contract for one year.
The Saugerties Village Board voted unanimously to adopt the 2020-2021 budget, which calls for a reduction in the tax rate from the fiscal 2019-2020 rate of $6 per $1,000 of assessed value to $5.90 per $1,000 at its regular meeting on Monday, May 4.
Taxpayers in the Village of Saugerties will not have to pay late fees if they file their taxes by December
The regular meeting of the Saugerties village board on April 20, conducted via Cisco Webex, included reports of how every
The budget calls for an increase in spending from this year’s $2.250 million to $2.430 million, an increase of 3.4 percent. The amount to be raised in taxes is $1,780 million, up 2.26 percent from this fiscal year’s $1.740 million; the tax rate per $1,000 in assessed value is projected to fall from $6 to $5.90 as a result of increases in the total assessed value in the village.
The Saugerties CAC Climate Smart Task Force conducted its March monthly meeting virtually via the Zoom app. The meeting included
While the amount to be raised by taxes, $1,780,346 is up 2.26 percent from the current fiscal year’s $1,740,997, the tax rate per $1,000 of assessed value would decrease from $6 to $5.90. This is the result of an increase in the total assessed values in the village.