2021 Tentative Assessment Roll


If you have any questions or you need to make payment please contact me:
Marc Neves, Assessor
Town of Halcott, 1009 County Rte 3, Halcott Center, NY 12430
917-520-1282 or mmdneves67@gmail.com

 (Pursuant to Section 506 and 1526 of the Real Property Tax Law)

Notice is hereby given that as of May 1, 2021, the Assessor for the Town of Halcott, County of Greene, has completed the Tentative Assessment Roll for the current year, and that a copy has been filed with the Asessor’s Office.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions (Executive Order 202.22), the tentative assessment roll is available for viewing until Grievance Day online at the Town of Halcott website (https://halcottcenter.wordpress.com/) or in digital form upon request to the assessor. The assessor will be available only by phone (845-254-4233) or email (mmdneves67@gmail.com). Please feel free to call with any questions or concerns.

The Board of Assessment Review will meet on May 25, 2021 from 3:00 pm until 7:00 pm to hear and examine all complaints in relation to assessments on the application of any persons believing him/herself to be aggrieved. Grievances will be heard remotely ONLY, no walk ins. All  complaints must include the Grievance form and written substantiation, and must be received via mail, fax or email before the end of Grievance Day. Mail: Town of Halcott Board of Assessment Review, 1009 County Rte 3, Halcott Center, NY 12430 email: mmdneves67@gmail.com. Application and instructions for filing a complaint are available from your assessor (call and we will mail you a  form), or online at tax.ny.gov. The public will be able to attend remotely and can receive an invitation to a Zoom meeting by contacting the assessor.

 Dated this 1st day of May, 2021. Marc Neves, Sole Assessor Town of Halcott

Community Garden 2021 season

Greetings HCG gardeners!
The garden is now open for the season and the assigned plots will remain the same with a few additions. Join in the fun and download your 2021 application here. The application form includes the current guidelines and rules so be sure to read them and sign the last page to be returned with your application. See you in the garden!

Town Board minutes, 15 March, 2021

Phone Meeting Due to COVID-19
Regular Town Board Meeting Minutes Halcott Grange
March 15, 2021, 6:00 pm

Present: Town Supervisor Alan White, Council Member Alan Reynolds, Innes Kasanof, Judy DiBenedetto, Highway Superintendent Russell Bouton, Town Clerk, Patricia Warfield. Absent: Councilwoman Yukari Day.

Call to Order at 6:00 p.m.

Approval of the minutes of the February 22, 2021 meeting: Vote to be taken at the next regular town board meeting.

Highway Superintendent’s Report: (A) The Town has received one bid from Montano Equipment for a chipper for $27,900 which includes a one month rental of the chipper at $4,200 by the Town and then a final bid balance of $23,700 should the town choose to purchase. Councilman Alan Reynolds confirmed consensus of the Board to rent the chipper for one month for the Highway Department to determine if this model will meet the needs of the highway department. Highway Superintendent Bouton will report his findings to the board at the next meeting and Supervisor White will then ask the Board for a vote to purchase if the chipper is acceptable. (B) The Highway Department had repair work done on the air compressor and Oshkosh plow truck. (C) Greene County has been contacted and will be sending someone out to look at plugged drainage pipes and storm road damage on County Route 1.

Voucher vote: General Abstract #G0321 – vouchers 37-47 = $2,232.93. Highway Abstract #H0321 – vouchers 48-52 = $2,516.19. Board members reviewed the March vouchers and with no questions gave consent to pay bills. Supervisor White will ask for a vote at the next town board meeting.

Finance Chair Report: Finance Chair Innes Kasanof presented the monthly report.

Clerk’s Report: Building Permit: $540.00, Transfer Station/Feb: $222.00, Billy Haynes March-May: $600.00, Subdivision: $100.00, Certified Transcript 5@ $10.00: $50.00. The Town collected and disbursed $1,512.00 for the month of February.

Next Meeting: Regular Town Board Meeting, April 19, 2021, 6:00 pm.
Masks and Social Distancing Required
Phone Meeting ended at 6:24 p.m.

Agenda Town Board meeting 6:00PM  Monday, April 19, 2021

Town of Halcott Agenda 6:00PM  Monday, April 19, 2021 Town Grange Masks and Social Distancing Required
  1. Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Regular Meeting
  3. Approval of minutes: February 22, 2021 March 15, 2021
  4. Highway Superintendent Report
  5. Voucher Votes: February 22 March 15 April 19
  6. Finance Report:
  7. Clerk’s Report
  8. Other Business: Motion to Accept Bid on Chipper
  9. Public Comment
  10. Next Meeting:  May 17, regular meeting