Shokan Sewer District Public Hearing April 4, 2022

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Olive will meet on the 4 th day of
April, 2022, at 7:15 P.M., at the Town Meeting Hall, located on Bostock Road, Town of Olive,
New York, for the purpose of conducting a hearing upon a proposal to establish a sewer district,
as hereinafter described at which time and place said Town Board will consider such proposal
and hear all persons interested in the subject thereof concerning the same.
The general boundaries of said proposed district are as follows: those properties located
in the Hamlet of Shokan delineated on the proposed Service Area Map on file with the Town
The improvements proposed to be made are as follows: construction of a new sewage
collection system for the proposed district, new wastewater treatment plant to serve the
residents within the proposed sewer district and the existing Boiceville Sewer District,
conversion of the existing Boiceville wastewater treatment plant to a pump station,
construction of a transmission line to convey wastewater from the existing Boiceville Sewer
District. The Engineer’s Report and Plan is on file with the Town Clerk.
The costs of forming the district and designing, permitting and constructing the
infrastructure are funded by New York City pursuant to the Community Wastewater
Management Program. The Town will not incur any expense in the formation of the proposed
Sewer District and the construction of the public improvements to be constructed. During the
process to form the Sewer District, the Town Board reserves the right to modify the boundaries
of the proposed district to address the concerns raised during the public comment period and
to serve the best interest of the Town.

The estimated cost of hook-up fees is zero and a detailed explanation of the annual
operation and maintenance costs to residential and non-residential users is on file with the
Town Clerk. If the Town Board, after the public hearings, determines to proceed with the Sewer
District formation, the Town Board resolution establishing the District will be subject to a
permissive referendum. The Town Board reserves the right to mandate a referendum.
Dated: March 23, 2022
By Order of the Town Board of the Town of Olive.
Dawn Giuditta, Town Clerk