Town Board Work Session & Special Meeting- Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

May 3rd, 2016- 7:30PM

Municipal Building

16 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562


Presentation: Mural & Poster Contest Winners 

Work Session:

  1. Proposed KnoxBox Law: John Hamilton
  2. Ground-Mounted Solar Panel Discussion: John Hamilton
  3. Building Department Update: John Hamilton
  4. Proposed Changes to Fee Schedule: Escrow Accounts, Pre-Planning Meeting Charges, Indigent Burials
  5. Overview of OVAC/ Mid Hudson Ambulance District Services- Chief Nick Franzoso
  6. Local Laws pdf #4 (7 KB) & pdf #5 (10 KB) : Final Review
  7. Review of Elected/ Appointed Officials Calendars for 2016
  8. Requested Legislation to Re-Distribute Mortgage Recording Tax- Kim Jeffrey

  pdf Special Meeting (112 KB)

Request for Executive Session: Contracts, Personnel

The Town of Ossining is Seeking a Seasonal Laborer for Dale Cemetery

The Town of Ossining is seeking a Seasonal Laborer to work at Dale Cemetery. The successful applicant will work under the direction of the Cemetery Superintendent for a period not to exceed 4 months, and may perform tasks including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Performing routine cleaning, maintenance and repair assignments
  • Loading/ unloading materials and equipment from trucks
  • Cleaning and operating equipment, supplies, and instruments in accordance with defined procedures
  • Digging and refilling trenches
  • Raking leaves and hauling away rubbish
  • Painting
  • Cutting grass by hand or with tractor driven mowing machines and cutting up felled trees

The successful applicant also must be able to follow oral instructions, get along well with others, understand and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the essential duties of the position, and be physically capable of performing the above.

The Town of Ossining Employment Application is available pdf here (124 KB) , or at 16 Croton Avenue in the Office of the Town Clerk or in the Supervisor's Office. Please return completed applications to Maddi Zachacz in the Supervisor's Office at 16 Croton Avenue before Friday, May 6th at 4PM.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Revaluation-- New Documents Posted


At our Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, April 19th, we provided a handout listing some Frequently Asked Questions about the Town-wide revaulation, along with answers to those questions from our Town Assessor, Tyler Technologies, Michael Haberman Associates, and the New York State Office of Real Property Tax Services. That document can be found here.


Additionally, on the "Publications" tab under Assessor, you can find more readings, Powerpoints and handouts that we have posted throughout this process. You can also find them by clicking here. Our Receiver of Taxes, Gloria Fried, has produced a Consolidated Rate Sheet to help you better predict your tax impact: you can find that here, or on the "Publications" tab under Tax Receiver.


If you weren't able to join us on Tuesday evening, the video of the meeting is available to view on our Youtube page. Please take a look. Still have questions? Check out the Consortium website at

Town Board Work Session & Regular Meeting- Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016: Work Session at 7PM, Board Meeting at 7:30PM

Birdsall-Fagan Police/Court Facility

86-88 Spring Street, Ossining NY 10562


Work Session, 7PM: Mortgage Recording Tax Re-Distribution


pdf 4-26-2016 Agenda (29 KB)

pdf Town Voucher Detail 4-26-2016 (366 KB)


All Board Meetings are televised LIVE on GO-TV, on Channel 78. Taped shows are repeated every Thursday at 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. on Channels 78 and 18.

Watch the live webcast of Ossining Government Access Cablevision Channel 78 and Verizon Channel 43, including Town and Village Board Meetings, or stream them LIVE here.

Reminder- Town Hall Meeting Tonight at 7:00PM, Ossining Public Library


Town Hall Meeting

April 19th, 2016


Ossining Public Library


Answers to your Frequently Asked Questions from  our Town Assessor, Tyler Technologies, Michael Haberman Associates and New York State Office of Real Property Tax Services


As we expect a large turnout at this meeting, we will only be taking written questions. If you are unable to attend this meeting and still have questions to ask, please email them toThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with "Town Hall Meeting" in the subject line.



For those who do attend, we will have index cards on which you can write your questions, which will be answered by Town Assessor Fernando Gonzalez and the representatives from Tyler, Haberman and ORPTS.


Finally, please note that we will begin this meeting at 7:00PM, in recognition of the fact that there will likely be many questions asked of our presenters and we need to be out of the building no later than 9:00PM.


Supervisor Blog

Supervisor - Dana Levenberg

Dana Levenberg, Town Supervisor
phone (914) 762-6001
fax (914) 762-0833
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16 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY 10562

The Supervisor's Office is located on the third floor of the Town offices. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.