A RESOLUTION OF THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF FORESTBURGH ORDERING THE REPAIR OR REMOVAL AND/OR DEMOLITION OF A STRUCTURE AND SCHEDULING A PUBLIC HEARING
WHEREAS, a written report was presented to the Town Board of the Town of Forestburgh by the Building Inspector regarding an unsafe structure, to wit: 2805 State Rt. 42, Forestburgh, New York 12777, Town of Forestburgh SBL 13.-1-1.14; and
WHEREAS, evidence was received by the Board that the structure is unsafe, dangerous and unfit for use as a dwelling; and
WHEREAS, evidence was received by the Board that the name of the owner or person in possession as appears from the tax and deed records is Im Yon Chu; and
WHEREAS, the Board has determined that it is in the best interest of the residents of the Town of Forestburgh to repair or remove and/or demolish said structure; and
WHEREAS, in keeping with the provisions of Chapter 74 of the Code of the Town of Forestburgh, the Board has also determined that it is in the best interest of the residents of the Town of Forestburgh to conduct a public hearing on the issue.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED
THAT the property in question is an unsafe structure as defined by Chapter 74 of the Code of the Town of Forestburgh, to wit: a structure under construction located at 2805 State Rt. 42, Forestburgh, New York 12777, Town of Forestburgh SBL 13.-1-1.14; and
THAT the structure is unsafe, dangerous and unsafe to the public; and
THAT BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF FORESTBURGH dated December 21, 2017, said structure is hereby ordered to be made safe and secure or removed within 30 days of the service of a notice duly served pursuant to Chapter 74 of the Town Code, and shall be completed within 60 days thereafter; and
THAT in the event that such owner and such persons having an interest in the property or structure as herein prescribed wish to contest the order, a hearing will be held before the Town Board on February 1, 2018, at 6:45 p.m., and in the event such owner or persons having an interest shall fail to contest such order or fail to comply with same, the Town Board will order the repair or removal of such building or structure by the Town and the Town will assess all costs and expenses incurred by the Town in the removal or repair of such structure against the land on which such building or structure is located; and
THAT said hearing shall be held on February 1, 2018, at 6:45 p.m., at:
Town of Forestburgh Town Hall
332 King Rd.
Forestburgh, New York 12777
THAT a Notice in compliance with Chapter 74 of the Town Code shall be served upon all
entities having any right, title or legal interest in said property in accordance with the local law.
By order of the Town Board of the Town of Forestburgh, dated December 21, 2017.
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JOANNE NAGODA, TOWN CLERK

 

 

TOWN OF FORESTBURGH
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Forestburgh on February 1, 2018, at 6:45 p.m. at the Town Hall at 332 King Rd., Forestburgh, New York 12777 to determine whether the order of securing or removal of an unsafe structure (as defined by Chapter 74 of the Town Code, located at 2805 State Rt. 42, Forestburgh, New York 12777, Town of Forestburgh SBL 13.-1-1.14), of the Town Board of the Town of Forestburgh shall be affirmed or modified or vacated and, in the event of modification or affirmance, to assess all costs and expenses incurred by the Town in the repair or removal of such building or structure against the land on which said building or structure is located including legal fees. At such hearing the owner or occupant shall have the right to contest the order and findings of the Town Board.
Said hearing shall be held at:
Town of Forestburgh Town Hall
332 King Rd.
Forestburgh, New York 12777
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that
The name of the owner or person in possession as appears from the tax and deed records is Im Yon Chu.
The property in question is an unsafe structure as defined by Chapter 74 of the Town Code, located at 2805 State Rt. 42, Forestburgh, New York 12777, Town of Forestburgh SBL 13.-1-1.14. The structure is unsafe, dangerous and unfit for use as a dwelling because:
1. The structure is an unprotected wood frame type VB construction.
2. Significant structural degradation has taken place, expedited by lack of maintenance, including unsound roof covering, broken glazing and unsecured doors.
3. Interior floor system partially removed for possible material salvage, rubble stone foundation has several voids and has exhibited structural failure in the front of the building.
4. Severe water damage is evident throughout the structure, and many structural components are degraded by decay.
BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF FORESTBURGH dated December 21, 2017, said structure is hereby ordered to be made safe and secure or removed within 30 days of the service of the notice, and shall be completed within 60 days thereafter.
NOTICE: In the event that such owner and such persons having an interest in the property or structure as herein prescribed wish to contest the order, a hearing will be held before the Town Board on February 1, 2018, at 6:45 p.m., and in the event such owner or persons having an interest shall fail to contest such order or fail to comply with same, the Town Board
will order the repair or removal of such building or structure by the Town and the Town will
assess all costs and expenses incurred by the Town in the removal or repair of such structure
against the land on which such building or structure is located.
BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF FORESTBURGH, dated December
21, 2017.
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JOANNE NAGODA, TOWN CLERK