Public Notices - June 1, 2013

Mon, 08/05/2013 - 3:07pm
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Legal Notice
of hearings on applications for Development Plan Review.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Planning Board will be in session at the Town Hall on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. for its regular monthly meeting.  All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following application:
1. Payne’s Harbor View Inn. Plat 5, Lot 111. Public Hearing for an Application by Carole Payne for Development Plan Review pursuant to Sections 310 and 409 of the New Shoreham Zoning Ordinance, which provide for restaurants accessory to an Inn in the Mixed Use Zone..

 

Legal Notice
of a public hearing on an application for Minor Subdivision to re-plat Right of Way locations :  
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of New Shoreham Planning Board will be in session at the Town Hall Old Town Road on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. for its regular monthly meeting.  All persons interested will be heard for or against the granting of the following application:
1. Gaffett, Lewis and Nathaniel. Plat 7, Lots 159-1, 159-2, 165 and 160; Plat 10 Lots 68-6 & 68-7. Elimination of ROW on Plat 10 Lot 68-6 and Plat 7, Lot 159-1; creation of relocated Right of Way on Plat 7, Lot 159-1 to access Plat 10 Lot 68-7.

 

Legal Notice
Notice of Public Hearing
Proposed Amendment to New Shoreham’s General Ordinances
Chapter 17 Taxation and Finance, Article II-Exemptions from Taxes, Division 3-Veterans
Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
7:00 p.m.

The New Shoreham Town Council will hold Public Hearings on June 19, 2013 to consider ordinance amendments the Town’s General Ordinances regarding veterans tax exemption.  Language to be eliminated is crossed out, language to be added is underlined.  At the public hearing, all persons for or against may be heard and the Town Council may act on this proposal and/or amendments hereto.
Sec. 17-56. Authority
In accordance with Chapter 84 of the Public Laws of 1983, relating to veteran’s exemptions, the Town Council hereby establishes a tax exemption of one hundred eighty three seventy thousand, three hundred fifty-six dollars (183.356) ($170, 356), for veterans.  The property of any person who is a veteran as defined in the GL 1956, 44-3-4, or who is an unmarried widow of a veteran as defined in GL 1956, 44-3-4, shall be exempt from taxation to the amount of one hundred eighty three seventy thousand, three hundred fifty-six dollars ($183,356) ($170,356) which exemptions shall be on a ratable property in the Town.
Sec. 17-57 Application
Any person requesting such an exemption shall file an application with the Board of Assessors upon such form as the board of tax assessors requires.
Sec. 17-58 Effective Date
This exemption shall apply to the assessment of property as determined by Board of Tax Assessors on December 31, 2009 2012.
Attest:   Fiona Fitzpatrick, CMC
Town Clerk
Posted:  May 30, 2013    
Hearing: June 19, 2013