Ann Gallelli: Decoding Village Agendas No. 538

Dear neighbor, Here is the 538thinstallment of Decoding Village Agendas to keep Croton residents informed of the actions of the Village Board at their meetings.  I continue to add recipients to this email update on agendas so you may be receiving it for the first time. I enjoy getting your feedback and hope to continue to hear from you.  If you do not wish to receive these periodic email updates from me, please reply to this email and your name will be removed from the email list.

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Decoding Village Agendas – May 3, 2021

Regular Meeting of the Village Board

6:00 pm

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PUBLIC HEARING:

  1. Public Hearing on the special permit application from Regan Development Corporation for a proposed multi-residential building at 41-51 Maple Street.  Regan Development has applied for a Special Permit to construct at 33-unit apartment complex at this location.  It would consist of 11 1-BR, 11 2BR, and 11 3BR units.  The Village-owned  property was previously the subject of a Village-initiated RFP process in which the Regan Development was selected.

PRESENTATION/OTHER:

  1. Review of the Environment Assessment Form Part II and the Village’s Local Waterfront
    Revitalization Program policies by the Village Board to determine consistency related to the special use permit application from Regan Development Corporation for a proposed multi-residential building at 41-51 Maple Street. 
     As part of the SEQRA review process, the Village Board is required to review the Environmental Assessment Form for the project.  The Board must also determine the project’s consistency with the Village’s Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP) by review the Coastal Assessment Form.

CORRESPONDENCE:

  1. Letter from Kelly Turturro, Regional Director for New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation, regarding funding for this year’s Croton River Stewards program.   The Village is copied on this letter to the NYNJ Trail Conference indicating the DEC’s intent to support the Croton River Stewards program and will contribute $20,000 to the program costs.
  2. Letter from George Latimer, County Executive, and municipal leaders requesting changes to the Croton Gorge Unique Area.   This letter to the NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation requests that the DEC implement a registration/reservation system to control the number of visitors to the Croton Gorge Unique Area which belongs to the DEC.  It is co-signed by Supervisors Puglisi and Levenberg as well as Mayor Pugh.
c.     Memorandum from Chief of Police John Nikitopoulos regarding the new police patch designfor the Croton-on-Hudson Police Department.  As called for in Action #14 of the recentlyapproved Police Reform Plan, the Department has spent considerable time in evaluating potentialnew patch designs and have reached agreement on a design which features the American eagle.

PROPOSED RESOLUTIONS:

  1. Consider adoption of a resolution which rejects bigotry, ignorance and hate, in all of its forms.   This resolution is in response to the recent escalating verbal abuse and vicious, physical assaults on the Asian American and Pacific Islander community.  It encompasses all targeted, victimized and scapegoated populations.
  2. Consider authorizing the Village Manager to execute a renewal agreement with SeamlessDocs of New York, New York, for the hosting of online Village forms for the period of June 1, 2021, through May 31, 2022, at a cost of $3,300.   SeamlessDocs provides the support for forms and payments for the Village’s Recreation, Treasurer and Village Clerk Offices.

Ann Gallelli: Decoding Village Agendas No. 537

Dear neighbor, Here is the 537th installment of Decoding Village Agendas to keep Croton residents informed of the actions of the Village Board at their meetings.  I continue to add recipients to this email update on agendas so you may be receiving it for the first time. I enjoy getting your feedback and hope to continue to hear from you.  If you do not wish to receive these periodic email updates from me, please reply to this email and your name will be removed from the email list. 

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Decoding Village Agendas – April 26, 2021

 Special Meeting of the Village Board

6:00 pm

  

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a.      Consider adoption of the 2021-2022 Village Budget for the fiscal year commencing June 1, 2021 through May 31, 2022.  The total appropriation for Fiscal Year 2021/2022 is $18,868,054 with $12,340,998 to be raised by taxes, meeting the Tax Levy Cap.  The proposed tax rate is $271.956 per 1000 of assessed valuation. This translates to an increase of $7.225 per 1000 or a 2.73% increase. 

b.      Consider the addition of past due receivables to the tax bills for the 2021-2022 fiscal year.

c.       Consider adoption of the Master Fee Schedule for 2021-22.  On an annual basis, the Board updates its Fee Schedule for various permits, activities, licenses, etc.

d.      Consider authorizing the Mayor to sign the Tax Warrant for the collection of taxes for the period commencing June 1, 2021 through May 31, 2022.

Ann Galleli: Decoding Village Agendas No. 536

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Decoding Village Agendas – April 19, 2021

Work Session Meeting

5:00 pm

Regular Meeting of the Village Board

6:00 pm

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WORK SESSION:


1. Review of Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2021-22.

https://www.crotononhudson-ny.gov/village-treasurer/pages/proposed-budget-fiscal-year-2021-2022

REGULAR MEETING

CORRESPONDENCE:

a.     Letter from Kathleen Ferguson-Tusa of the Croton Historical Society regarding the recent relocation of the society offices.   Ms. Ferguson-Tusa thanks the DPW for their work in remodeling the Society’s new space in the Municipal Building and aiding in the successful move.b.     Memo from Daniel O’Connor, Village Engineer, regarding a building permit extension request at 38 Nordica Drive.  The Village Engineer recommends a 6-month extension of the building permit due to  applicants request based on escalating costs.c.     Memo from Daniel O’Connor, Village Engineer, regarding a building permit extension request at 145 Benedict Blvd.   Village Engineer recommends an extension to September, 2021 due to Covid related issues in construction.d.     Email from Jim Steinberg of the Croton-Harmon Booster Club requesting permission to hang posters at Firefighters Field.  The posters would feature senior student athlete softball players and would be removed at the end of the season.e.     Email from Marie Considine, Executive Director of NAMI Westchester, requesting permission to display ribbons in recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month.  Ms. Considine requests permission for NAMI to place ribbons supporting mental health in key areas of the Village during the month of May.  This has been approved in the past but was not done last year due to Covid.f.      Draft version of a letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo, Senator Peter Harckham and Assemblywoman Sandy Galef regarding the Croton Gorge Unique Area.  This proposed draft addresses problems resulting from the Croton Gorge Unique Area having become a popular destination over past summers.  It proposes: 1.Establishing a no-fee permit system for the Unique Area similar to the one currently in place at Peekamoose Blue Hole, which is administered by the DEC, to avoid overcrowding.2. Authorizing resident-only parking along Truesdale Drive in Croton-on-Hudson, to discourage people attempting to reach the river from the Croton side from trespassing through private residential property along that street. Resident-only parking is a form of structural de-escalation since it enables the village to deter trespassers using parking enforcement officers ticketing vehicles rather than armed police officers confronting trespassing individuals.3. Fully funding the stewardship program for the Croton Gorge Unique area. This is a state property under the administration of the DEC. The state is responsible for its management. The stewardship is an inexpensive intervention that has so far shown great promise in encouraging the safe use of the area. 4. Deploying sufficient park rangers to adequately enforce the regulations governing the Croton Gorge Unique area. Despite the new regulations adopted in 2016, frequent and flagrant violations, including consumption of alcohol and littering, were widely reported in recent years. PROPOSED RESOLUTIONS:a.     Consider approving the Croton-on-Hudson Fire Department members in the Length of Service Award Program for 2020 and authorizing its posting for 30 days.  The list of Fire Department members to receive Length of Service benefits must be approved and posted by the Board of Trustees before final approval.b.     Consider scheduling a public hearing on the special permit application from Regan Development Corporation for a proposed multi-residential building at 41-51 Maple Street for May 3, 2021, at 6 PM, via Zoom videoconference.   This sets the date for a public hearing. The proposed Special Permit would allow two, 2-story buildings with 33 1,2,and 3 bedroom apartments. c.     Consider scheduling a public hearing on Local Law Introductory 3 of 2021 to amend Section 230-44, Signs, of the Zoning Chapter of the Village Code to modify provisions related to signage in residential zoning districts for May 17, 2021, at 6 PM, via Zoom videoconference.  This sets the date for a public hearing. The modifications to the law pertain to signs on residential properties and would permit three signs on lawns and eliminate the time restriction. 

Ann Gallelli: Decoding Village Agendas No. 532

Dear neighbor, Here is the 532nd installment of Decoding Village Agendas to keep Croton residents informed of the actions of the Village Board at their meetings.  I continue to add recipients to this email update on agendas so you may be receiving it for the first time. I enjoy getting your feedback and hope to continue to hear from you.  If you do not wish to receive these periodic email updates from me, please reply to this email and your name will be removed from the email list. 

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Decoding Village Agendas – April 5, 2021

Regular Meeting of the Village Board

6:00 pm

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PRESENTATION: Presentation of Certificate of Recognition to Missy Corvinus for her service to the Recreation Advisory Committee.  Missy Corvinus has been a long-time member of the Recreation Advisory Committee and has been serving as Chair for the past several years. The RAC provides the Village Board with advice on items referred to them as well as suggestions for the Village’s recreation programming. 

PUBLIC HEARING:    Continuation of Public Hearing on Tentative 2021-2022 Village Budget

The proposed 2021/22 budget calls for a 3.82% increase in the tax rate.   This does not comply with the NYS Tax Levy Cap. This year’s allowable limit is $12,341,899, an increase of $412,549 over last year.  The proposed levy for the 21/22 FY is $12,474,070 which is $132,171 over the allowable limit. The median assessed property in the Village would pay $149 more in taxes.   

Non-tax revenue is down $2,187,047 from the prior year. Last year, in anticipation of pandemic related   loss of revenue, the Board cut $415,388 in expenses.  The 2021/22 proposed budget cuts an additional $365,810 over and above last year’s cuts.

The complete detailed budget documents are available on the Village website, www.crotononhudson-ny.gov.  CLICK on the Budget Public Hearing Notice in the center of the Home Page.

CORRESPONDENCE:

  1. Email from the Trees for Tribs – Hudson River Estuary Program regarding the planting of trees at Black Rock Park. The Conservation Advisory Committee applied for free tree saplings from DEC.  The email confirms that it was approved and that approximately 80 saplings will be planted on the weekend on May 22.

PROPOSED RESOLUTIONS:

  1. Consider declaring the Village Board as Lead Agency under SEQRA for the review process of the proposed multi-residential building at 41-51 Maple Street, and referring the special permit application and CAF to the Waterfront Advisory Committee for a recommendation of consistency with the Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP).  This would begin the SEQRA processing for the proposed residential buildings at the corner of Municipal Place and Maple, the former Katz property.
  2. Acknowledge receipt of an amended special permit application from Hudson National Golf Club for modifications to their maintenance area and consider determining that the Proposed Action is an Unlisted Action under SEQRA, declaring the Village Board’s intent to be Lead Agency under SEQRA, and referring the necessary documents to the Village Planning Board as required by law, as well as the Westchester County Planning Board.  This initiates the processing of an amended special permit at the golf club for work that was previously done at a maintenance area.
  3. Consider proclaiming April 30 as Arbor Day in the Village of Croton-on-Hudson.  Croton has been a recognized Tree City by the National Arbor Foundation since 1984.  
  4. Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to take all action prescribed by law to collect such unpaid taxes by the sale of taxes or tax liens pursuant to Section 1455 of the Real Property Tax Laws of the State of New York and setting the date for the tax lien sale for the Village of Croton-on-Hudson, New York, as May 4, 2021.  The total of the unpaid taxes subject to this action is $444,739.36.
  5. Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to process a tax refund in the amount of $457.99 for the property located at 144 Benedict Blvd. (designated on the tax maps as Section 79.13, Block 003, Lot 066) due to the settlement of a SCAR petition. As a result of a settlement of a petition to the Court of Assessment Review (SCAR), the petitioner’s assessed valuation was lowered resulting in a refund.
  6. Consider adoption of the revised Master Plan document from the Bicycle Pedestrian Committee.  The original BPC Master Plan, adopted in 2009, has been updated by the BPC to reflect changes since then.  It was reviewed with the Board at a work session in March and revised accordingly.  The resolution states that the updated BPC Master Plan “shall be utilized when possible by the Village Board and staff as another planning tool when considering future projects.”
  7. Consider acknowledging receipt of Local Law Introductory 3 of 2021 to amend Section 230, Zoning, of the Village Code to permit lawn signs without time restrictions in the residential zoning districts of the Village, declaring the Village as Lead Agency under SEQRA, issuing the EAF and CAF and referring the draft law and other documentation to the Village Planning Board, Waterfront Advisory Committee and Westchester County Planning Board in accordance with Village and County law. This would be the first step in amending the referenced zoning law regarding temporary signs on private property in residential districts, removing the temporary sign permit fee.
  8. Consider authorizing the Village Manager to execute an agreement with Duff & Phelps LLC of Morristown, New Jersey, for consulting services related to GASB 34 for the compiling of a fixed asset accounting ledger in the amount of $2,625.  The Government Accounting Standards Board requires an accounting of fixed assets.  This was last done in the Village in 2014 and requires updating.
  9. Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to make an interfund transfer in the amount of $4,000 for the construction of new docks at the Senasqua Boat Basin.  New docks are needed as determined by the Parks foreman and DPW Superintendent.
  10. Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to make an interfund transfer in the amount of $3,000 to cover the costs of videoconferencing and other related expenses.  Funds would be transferred from the Publicity account to cover the costs of the Village’s ZOOM subscription.
  11. Consider authorizing the Village Manager to serve as the approver of all budget modifications associated with monies received from insurance recoveries for all funds of the Village. If approved, the Village Manager would be authorized to approve monies recovered from insurance without the need for a Board resolution.  The following four (4) resolutions, all regarding insurance recoveries,  will be withdrawn if this resolution is approved.
  12. Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to amend the 2020-2021 General Fund Budget in the amount of $2,389.65 for monies received for insurance recovery.
  13. Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to amend the 2020-2021 General Fund Budget in the amount of $647.26 for monies received for insurance recovery.
  14. Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to amend the 2020-2021 General Fund Budget in the amount of $6,728.72 for monies received for insurance recovery.
  15. Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to amend the 2020-2021 General Fund Budget in the amount of $537.96 for monies received for insurance recovery.

Ann Gallelli: Decoding Village Agendas No. 530

Dear neighbor, Here is the 530thinstallment of Decoding Village Agendas to keep Croton residents informed of the actions of the Village Board at their meetings.  I continue to add recipients to this email update on agendas so you may be receiving it for the first time. I enjoy getting your feedback and hope to continue to hear from you.  If you do not wish to receive these periodic email updates from me, please reply to this email and your name will be removed from the email list.

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Decoding Village Agendas – March  30, 2021

 Special Meeting of the Village Board

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Filing of oath of office of newly appointed member of the Board of Trustees to fill an unexpired term. Please note the Oath of Office book has been signed prior to the meeting.   

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

Public Hearing on Tentative 2021-2022 Village Budget.Note: This public hearing will be continued at the Meeting of April 5 at 6 pm. A presentation providing an overview of the tentative proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2021/2022 can be viewed by clicking on Agendas from the Village website and selecting the March 29 meeting. Manager King will present brief highlights of the proposed 2021/22 budget which calls for a 3.82% increase in the tax rate.   This does not comply with the NYS Tax Levy Cap. This year’s allowable limit is $12,341,899, an increase of $412,549 over last year.  The proposed levy for the 21/22 FY is $12,474,070 which is $132,171 over the allowable limit. The median assessed property in the Village would pay $149 more in taxes.  Non-tax revenue is down $2,187,047 from the prior year. Last year, in anticipation of pandemic related   loss of revenue, the Board cut $415,388 in expenses.  The 2021/22 proposed budget cuts an additional $365,810 over and above last year’s cuts.  The complete detailed budget documents are available on the Village website, www.crotononhudson-ny.gov.  CLICK on the Budget Public Hearing Notice in the center of the Home Page.

Ann Gallelli: Decoding Village Agendas No. 529

Dear neighbor, Here is the 529th installment of Decoding Village Agendas to keep Croton residents informed of the actions of the Village Board at their meetings.  I continue to add recipients to this email update on agendas so you may be receiving it for the first time. I enjoy getting your feedback and hope to continue to hear from you.  If you do not wish to receive these periodic email updates from me, please reply to this email and your name will be removed from the email list.

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Decoding Village Agendas –   March 22, 2021

Work Session of the Village Board

6:00 p.m.

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1.      Review of Proposed 2021-2022 Village Budget by Village Manager Janine King.  Manager King will present brief highlights of the proposed 2021/22 budget which calls for a 3.82% increase in the tax rate.   This does not comply with the NYS Tax Levy Cap. This year’s allowable limit is $12,341,899, an increase of $412,549 over last year.  The proposed levy for the 21/22 FY is $12,474,070 which is $132,171 over the allowable limit. The median assessed property in the Village would pay $149 more in taxes.  

Non-tax revenue is down $2,187,047 from the prior year. Last year, in anticipation of pandemic related   loss of revenue, the Board cut $415,388 in expenses.  The 2021/22 proposed budget cuts an additional $365,810 over and above last year’s cuts.

The Public Hearing on the Budget will be held on Monday, March 29 at 4 pm.

2.      Discussion of First Floor Renovations for Police Department.  The discussion will center on the previously approved plan to upgrade the Municipal Building first floor to accommodate Police department needs and requirements.  Changes/updates are proposed for the offices, locker room, booking/holding area, front office, front and side entrances, well as radios, cameras, security and computer upgrades.

3.      Review of items from the Bicycle & Pedestrian Committee: Master Plan Document, Slow Down Croton & Complete Streets Policy.  The BPC will present the three proposals they have developed and are supporting in their efforts and mission to  improve street safety throughout the Village.  The documents and a survey they conducted are available on the Village website under Boards and Committees.

4.      Discussion on the implementation of the residential parking permit system on Young Avenue and Hastings Avenue.  IN 2029 and 2020, in response to complaints from residents on these streets and a Village-conducted survey of these residents, the village made a Home Rule Request to the NYS Legislature to allow the Village to implement a residential parking system on these Village streets.  The discussion will focus on implementation.

Remembering Trustee John Habib


Dear Neighbors & Friends:

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the tragic & untimely passing of Croton-on-Hudson Trustee John Habib. John will be sorely missed for his infectious energy, mega-watt smile, passion for public service, and abiding love for his hometown. 

John grew up in Croton-on-Hudson and was a graduate of Holy Name of Mary and Croton Harmon High School. John earned his undergraduate degree from Colgate University and a J.D. from Emory University School of Law. During his professional career, John held several executive positions with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and American Chamber of Commerce, as well as major law firms handling commercial litigation. 

Before being elected as a Trustee, John served as Chair of the Business Development Committee. While in office, John spearheaded the establishment of the Croton Business Council, using his expertise from the private sector to help organize and energize the business community. John was known for always being full of ideas and never hesitating to question conventional wisdom. The Village’s notice of John’s passing is available here.

Our thoughts are with John’s beloved wife, Tanya Chuck-Habib, and his extended family here in Croton and beyond. 

The Croton Democratic Committee

Ann Gallelli: Decoding Village Agendas No. 528

Dear neighbor, Here is the 528thinstallment of Decoding Village Agendas to keep Croton residents informed of the actions of the Village Board at their meetings.  I continue to add recipients to this email update on agendas so you may be receiving it for the first time. I enjoy getting your feedback and hope to continue to hear from you.  If you do not wish to receive these periodic email updates from me, please reply to this email and your name will be removed from the email list.

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Decoding Village Agendas – March  15, 2021

 Regular Meeting of the Village Board

6:00 pm

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PUBLIC HEARINGS:


Public Hearing to consider the special permit renewal for Smoke Town Discount, located at 50A Maple Street.
The applicant is seeking a renewal with no expiration period. The current permit is for three-years and expires in July, 2021. 

CORRESPONDENCE:

  1. Email from John Munson, Fire Council Secretary, detailing membership changes in the Croton-on-Hudson Fire Department.    Secretary Munson updates the Village on changes in the status of various members of the Fire department.
  2. Email from John Munson, Fire Council Secretary, requesting approval for the annual “Big Bucks Raffle” to be drawn October 2021.  The Village is required to approve Fire Department fund-raiser raffles.
  3. Email from Dennis Kooney of the Croton Yacht Club providing various documentation in accordance with the property lease.  Mr. Kooney provides the annual lease report for 2021.  The report outlines the various property repairs and improvements planned for this year as well as membership information.
  4. Email from the Croton-Harmon High School Student Activism Club requesting use of Vassallo Park for the annual Take Back the Night program on April 29, 2021.  The Student Activism Club is asking to be able to have their annual Take Back the Night event at Vassallo Park on Friday, April 29 from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm.  For several years this event has included a walk from Five corners to the Black Cow for a gathering to listen to speakers.  Due to the pandemic, they are asking to be able to meet in the park instead of inside.
e.     Letter from Sandra Bullock, Village Treasurer, regarding her date of retirement.  Treasurer Bullock announces her intention to retire as of July 30, 2021.  She looks forward to her retirement but will be working towards making a smooth transition.    f.      
  

PROPOSED RESOLUTIONS:

  1. Consider the establishment of a Police Advisory Committee for the Village of Croton-on-Hudson. In accordance with the recently adopted Police Reform Plan, this resolution authorizes the formation of a Police Advisory Committee composed of  5 to 7 members, appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Board of Trustees, for staggered three-year terms.
  2. Consider scheduling a public hearing to consider the 2021-2022 Tentative Village Budget for March 29, 2021, at 4 PM, via Zoom videoconference.  As required by law, a public hearing will be scheduled  on the forthcoming Tentative Budget to be filed by the Village Manager as Budget Officer by March 20th.
Consider authorizing the Village Treasurer to amend the 2020-2021 General Fund Budget in the amount of $3,397.13 for monies received from the 2020-2021 Justice Court Assistance Program.  This accounts for money received from a grant through the NYS.
  1. Consider authorizing the Village Manager to execute the STOP-DWI Crackdown Weekends Reimbursement Agreement with Westchester County for the period between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021, for an amount not to exceed $10,000.  The Village has participated in this program over several years. This agreement with the County provides for reimbursement to the Village from the County for special enforcement details to conduct high visibility road checks, saturation patrols, and drug recognition expert call outs.  The program is conducted on select holiday weekends throughout the year.
  1. Consider authorizing an amendment to the Croton-on-Hudson Fire Department Length of Service Award Program (LOSAP) to permit the accrual of five points per month for active members during the period of March 16, 2020, and June 16, 2020, in regards to Special Response Rules that curtailed regular point-earning activities.  Due to the COVID pandemic restrictions, members of the Fire Department were restricted from activities that would have earned them points in the Fire Department Service Award Program.  This would permit them to accrue up to 5 Service Award points for the designated period.
  1. Consider adoption of the Public Employer Health Emergency Plan for the Village of Croton-on-Hudson.  Recent NYS legislation requires municipalities to adopt a Plan of Operations to be in effect if the Governor declares a health emergency due to a communicable disease.  The plan includes procedures to be followed regarding sanitizing, distancing, etc.  It is available from the Village website as part of the back up documents for the agenda of this meeting.
  1. Consider authorizing the Village Manager to execute an agreement with Hudson River Recreation for a recreational kayak program at Echo Canoe Launch for the period of May 1, 2021, through November 30, 2021.  After not renewing this agreement in 2019 in order to understand and examine the program’s impacts, this resolution would renew the program for 1 year with a 3-year renewal possibility.  The program would run from May 1 to November 30.  HHR would pay a annual Storage fee of $1,150 plus an operation fee of the greater of $1,125 or 8% of HRR gross income, increasing over 3 years if renewed..  The complete agreement is available in the backup documents to this agenda item on the Village website.
  2. Consider authorizing the Village Manager to execute a contract extension with La Teja Contractors & Landscaping, Inc., of Ossining, New York, for the 2021 lawn maintenance program as permitted by Bid No. 2-2020.  DPW Superintendent has recommended extending the contract of La Teja for an additional year at the same price  of $44,530.

Ann Gallelli: Decoding Village Agendas

Dear neighbor, Here is the 521st installment of Decoding Village Agendas to keep Croton residents informed of the actions of the Village Board at their meetings.  I continue to add recipients to this email update on agendas so you may be receiving it for the first time. I enjoy getting your feedback and hope to continue to hear from you.  If you do not wish to receive these periodic email updates from me, please reply to this email and your name will be removed from the email list.

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Decoding Village Agendas – January 28, 2021

 Special Meeting of the Village Board

6:00 pm

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  1. Consider a request from the Village Manager to enter into an executive session to discuss the proposed acquisition, sale or lease of real property.   Under State law, discussions such as this one or those involving litigation or personnel are conducted in Executive Session but must be publicly Noticed.  The motion to go into the Executive session at the beginning will be the viewable portion of the meeting.