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Public Hearing – Real Property Tax Levy Limit

LEGAL NOTICE

TOWN OF MARION

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 The Marion Town Board will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, September 13, 2021 @ 6:30 PM, at the Marion Municipal Room, 3827 North Main Street, Marion, for a proposed Local Law #1 – 2021 regarding the “Real Property Tax Levy Limit” as follows:

Local Law #1 – 2021 “Real Property Tax Levy Limit”

Section 1.  Legislative Intent

It is the intent of this Local Law to override the limit on the amount of real property taxes that may be levied by the Town of Marion pursuant to General Municipal Law §3-c, and to allow the Town of Marion to adopt a budget for the fiscal year 2022 that requires a real property tax levy in excess of the “tax levy limit” as defined by General Municipal Law §3-c.

Section 2Authority

This Local Law is adopted pursuant to subdivision 5 of General Municipal Law §3-c, which expressly authorizes the town board to override the tax levy limit by the adoption of a local law approved by the vote of sixty percent (60%) of the town board.

 Section 3. Tax Levy Limit Override

The Town Board of the Town of Marion, County of Wayne, is hereby authorized to adopt a budget for the fiscal year 2022 that requires a real property levy in excess of the amount otherwise proscribed in General Municipal Law, §3-c.

Section 4. Severability

If any clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivision, or part of this Local Law or the application thereof to any person firm or corporation, or circumstance, shall be adjusted by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unconstitutional, such order or judgment shall not affect, impair or invalidate the remainder thereof, but shall be confined in its operation to the clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivision, or part of this Local Law or in its application to the person,  individual, firm or corporation or circumstance, directly involved in the controversy in which such judgment or order shall be rendered.

 Section 5. Effective Date. This Local Law shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State.

By Order of the Marion Town Board

Heidi M. Levan, Clerk of the Board/ Town Clerk

Dated:  August 23, 2021