Notice of Special Meeting of the Qualified Voters of the Lyndonville Central School District
TO THE QUALIFIED VOTERS OF LYNDONVILLE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT, ORLEANS COUNTY, NEW YORK:
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Education of the Lyndonville Central School District, Orleans County, New York, has scheduled a special meeting of the qualified voters of said District to be held in Stroyan Auditorium foyer, at L.A. Webber Middle-High School, 25 Housel Avenue, Lyndonville, New York, 14098 in said District, on the 13th day of February, 2017, with the polls to be open between the hours of 12:00 noon and 7:00 p.m. for the purpose of voting upon the following proposition:
Shall the Board of Education of Lyndonville Central School District, Orleans County, New York be authorized to undertake a capital improvement project consisting of the construction of alterations, renovations and improvements to the District’s existing buildings and facilities, including in each case, site improvements for various school purposes, the reconstruction of and improvements to playgrounds and outdoor athletic facilities, other appurtenant and related improvements, and the acquisition and installation in and around such buildings, facilities and improvements of original furnishings, equipment, machinery, and apparatus, and other services incidental thereto, all at a total estimated cost of $10,700,000, with such cost being raised by the expenditure of $1,125,029 from said District’s existing Capital Improvements Reserve Fund 2006, $3,050,656 from said District’s existing Capital Improvements Reserve Fund 2008 and $324,315 from said District’s existing Capital Improvements Reserve Fund 2014 and with the $6,200,000 balance thereof being raised by a tax upon the taxable property of said School District to be levied and collected in annual installments as provided in Section 416 of the Education Law, with such tax to be partially offset by State aid available therefore, and in anticipation of such tax, by obligations of said School District as may be necessary?
AND NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that pursuant to a resolution adopted on December 12, 2016, the Board of Education of the District, acting as lead agency under the State Environmental Quality Review Act and the regulations of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation adopted thereunder (collectively, “SEQRA”), determined that the actions described in the foregoing Proposition, as set forth above (the “Project”) collectively constitute an “Type I” action within the meaning of SEQRA, and that the Project will not have a significant adverse impact on the environment and adopted a negative declaration under SEQRA to such affect;
AND NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that applications for absentee ballots for voting on the above-referenced proposition may be applied for at the office of the District Clerk, 25 Housel Avenue, Lyndonville, New York 14098. Any such application must be received by the District Clerk at least seven (7) days before the date of the vote on the above-referenced propositions, if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or the day before such vote, if the ballot is to be picked up personally by the voter. A list of all persons to whom absentee ballots shall have been issued will be available for public inspection during regular business hours in the office of the District Clerk on each of the five (5) days prior to the day of the election except Sunday. Absentee ballots must be received in the office of the District Clerk not later than 5:00 p.m. on February 13, 2017.
Dated: December 13, 2016
BOARD OF EDUCATION OF LYNDONVILLE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT