Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Reminder: Building season is here....

Building season is here and in most cases, zoning and building permits are required.
Please Note: Village and State Codes regulate residential rental units. If you are considering renting property or a portion of property, whether nightly, weekly or monthly, it is advisable to check with Village officials to see if any permits are required.


Beginning March 11, garbage will be picked-up on Tuesdays NOT Wednesdays.
Have garbage to the curb the night before. Re-cycling will be the second Tuesday of the month.

New GarbageHauler: Cardinal Disposal

Beginning March 5
Recycling tips:
Items should be clean and free from any food and liquid. Tops to all con-tainers should be placed in trash, all containers should be flattened. All shredded paper should be placed in a clear plastic trash bag.
Symbol #1 Code PET : Polyester fibers, soft drink bottles
#2 PEHD or HDPE :Plastic bottles, plas tic bags, trash cans, imitation wood
#3 PVC: Bottles for chemicals, flooring
#4 PELD or LDPE: Plastic bags,
buckets, soap dispenser bottles, plastic tubes
#6 PS: Toys, flower pots, video
cassettes, ashtrays, trunks
#7 O (Other)
Common Recycled Items:
Clear, brown, green glass food containers
Metal containers
Aluminum pie pans
Single-serving trays
Plastic food, personal care, and household cleaning product containers
Paper milk and juice containers
Telephone books
Office paper
Envelopes without the window
Magazines, catalogs & colored paper
Flattened clean cardboard
Clean newspaper
 Window glass
 Light bulbs
 Drinking glasses
 Ceramics
 China
 Pyrex
 Aerosol cans
 Paint cans
 Pesticide or other chemical containers
 Styrofoam trays
 Egg cartons
 Motor oil containers
 Carbon paper
 Plastic wrappers
 Crayon marked paper
 Tape or labels on cardboard

Note: You can start overnight parking on Village Streets April 1, 2014

Village Taxes Can Be Paid In Two Installments

Village of Hammondsport Real Property Taxes can be paid in two installments with the first installment totaling one half of the to-tal tax due beginning March 1 and the second installment totaling one half of the total tax due beginning July 1. First installment must be paid by June 30 to allow for two installment payments. If first installment is not paid by June 30, standard payment plan exists. Penalties and collection dates as follows:
First installment, one half total tax due: Penalties due and payable on first installment amount only.
March 1—March 31 No Penalty
April 1—April 30 5% Penalty
May 1—May 31 6% Penalty
June 1—June 30 7% Penalty
Second installment, one half total tax due: Penalties due on sec-ond installment amount only.
July 1—July 31 No Penalty
August 1—August 31 5% Penalty
September 1—September 30 6% Penalty
October 1—October 31 7% Penalty

Village Elections - March 18,2014

  Village Elections - March 18,2014

Village Elections will be held Tuesday March 18,2014 at the Fred and Harriet Taylor Memorial Library, 21 William Street, Hammondsport, NY, from Noon until 9:00 pm.

Vote for two (2) Trustee positions for a term of two (2) years each:
Anne Green, 53 Lake St., Hammondsport
Barbara (Bee) Keck, 70 Lake St.,#2, Hammondsport

Dave Luppino,80 Lake St., Hammondsport