Local Law # 3 – Sewer Use Law Public Hearing Notice April 4, 2022

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the Town of Olive Town Board on the 4 th day
of April at 7:00 P.M., at the Town Meeting Hall, located on Bostock Road, Town of Olive, New York, regarding the
adoption of an amended Town of Olive Sewer Use Law. This law is being proposed as part of the community planning
measures taken by the Town in connection with the construction of a community sewer system for the Hamlet of
Shokan (the “Project”). The Project is funded under Community Wastewater Management Program (CWMP), to be
administered by the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) and sponsored by the City of New York. At such time and
place all persons interested in the subject matter thereof will be heard concerning the same.
Copies of the proposed law shall be available at the time of the hearing and shall be available at times prior to
and after the hearing at the Town Clerk’s Office during normal business hours for the purpose of inspection or
procurement by interested persons.
With respect to the proposed Shokan Sewer District, the proposed Town of Olive Sewer Use Law establishes
sewer use charges, procedures for new connections to the sewer collection system and a fee (and/or special benefit
assessment) for future capital improvements and new development connecting to the sewer system, and restrictions
and procedures for using, connecting and discharging sewage to the community system for both residential and non-
residential users of the Town sewage system. For residential users, the Law establishes an annual sewer use charge, and
the methodology for calculating both the residential sewer use charge and calculating the household subsidy to by paid
by the City of New York under its agreement with the Town of Olive. For non-residential users, the Law establishes a
method for calculating non-residential sewer use charges.
Dated: March 23, 2022
By Order of the Town Board of the Town of Olive.
Dawn Giuditta, Town Clerk