NOTE: Please Take Notice that the Town of Clay, in response to the continuing emergency circumstances caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and consistent with the NYS Governor’s Executive Orders, including but not limited to, Executive Order 202.1, shall conduct its Special Town Board Meeting on June 1, 2020 commencing at 7:30 p.m. and to be held at Clay Town Hall. The public will not be allowed to attend the meeting due to the 10 person guidelines. Further, the public is encouraged to offer its comments in writing to the town by email communications to the town clerk at email@example.com no later than June 1, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. All comments will be entered into the record and distributed to all board members. Fax communications will also be accepted and may be sent to (315) 622-7259. Mailed comments should be sent to: Town Clerk, Town of Clay at 4401 State Route 31, Clay, NY 13041. All meetings of the town will be recorded and later transcribed. The transcriptions will be made available on line upon review.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that there has been introduced before the Town Board of the Town of Clay, County of Onondaga and State of New York, on the 4th day of May, 2020, to consider Proposed Local Law No. 3 of the year 2020 enacting a one-year Temporary Moratorium on the consideration, approval, and development of any and all commercial solar array installations and commercial solar utility substations within the Town of Clay for a period of one (1) year from the active date of the Local Law, or sooner if new legislation amending the policy or Code of the Town of Clay addressing commercial solar array permitting and installations is enacted.
The purpose of this Local Law will be to stay all actions until the presentation/passage of amended Town Policy and Code provisions dealing with proposed new commercial solar utility substations are approved. It is the intent of the Local Law to specifically exempt existing applications as of the date of the public hearing as well as any and all non-commercial residential solar applications.
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that pursuant to Section 20 of the Municipal Home Rule Law, a public hearing will be held on the aforesaid proposed local law amendment before the Town Board of the Town of Clay at the Town Hall of the Town of Clay, located at 4401 State Route 31, Clay, New York, on the 1st day of June, 2020, commencing at 7:41 P.M., local time, at which time all interested persons will be given an opportunity to be heard.