What's Happening Around the Village!
Attention Village of Springville Residents, Stray Voltage Survey:
During the week of October 24 – 28, 2016
The Village Electric Division personnel will be conducting a stray voltage survey throughout the Village electric system. The survey will involve 2 personnel in a small vehicle from the hours of 5:00am to 7:00am and 8:00pm to 10:00pm testing for any stray voltage that might be on light poles and guy wires.
If you see this activity, please do not be alarmed or concerned.
Village of Springville Electric Division
This year's Halloween Curfew will be as follows:
Businees District and Village Parks-7pm
Also this year the Chamber of Conmmerce will be hosting their annual Halloween Parade! Please see the following for information:
New Language for Local Law 5 and Local Law 6 of 2016:
To view the replacement of current section 200-84 (G) (2) (Local Law 5): click here
To view the replacement of Chapter 77 of the Village of Springville Code (Local Law 6): click here
Village Tax Bills:
Village Tax bills were due by July 1, 2016 and are now considered past due. If you have any outstanding tax amounts please contact our office for your current amount due at (716)592-4936. Any unpaid Village taxes as of November 1, 2016 will be sent to Erie County Real Property Tax Services to be added to the 2017 Town and County tax bill and can no longer be paid at the Village of Springville office.
Bank Shame Campaign, aka Zombie Properties:
7/20/16 Updates to the foreclosed and abandoned homes list! Thanks to the the efforts of Assembly member Kearns' intern, there is now a map tracking all the foreclosed or reported abandoned properties anywhere in New York State. It's called "Shame Campaign Map." Please share it far and wide. To view map click here:http://www.zeemaps.com/view?group=1628155&x=_78.764357&y=42.865342&z=7
Increase NYS Department of Financial Services Awareness and Accountability for Zombie Proeprties in Erie County. Any resident wishing to complain about the blight in our community of incomplete foreclosure property processes also known as "Zombie Properties", please go to the following link to voice your concerns: http://www.dfs.ny.gov/consumer/fileacomplaint.htm
Rails to Trails Information:
MINUTES FROM 2/27/16 MEETING
POWER POINT PRESENTATION
Pay your Village of Springville Utility Bills using:
2016 Erie County Agricultural District Open Enrollment:
The Erie County Legislature designated September 1st through September 30th each year as the annual thirty-day period during which a landowner may request the inclusion of predominantly viable agricultural land into a certified agricultural district in accordance with Section 303-b of New York State Agricultural and Markets Law.
Owners interested in agricultural assessment and land protections may also be interested in enrolling in an agricultural district at this time. If interested please see the following links: Public Notice and Open Enrollment Application
MAIN STREET PROGRAM
2016 NY Main Street Program
The Village will again be working with Alma Brown of Clinton Brown and Associates for the program. Application and Grant Information. Deadline for accepting applications has passed. Funded Applications will be announced shortly.
FRANKLIN STREET, PARK AND BUILDING RENOVATIONS
Click on the Read More button to review any job openings and to get an application
Tax Credits Available Now for East Hill Historic District Residents
East Hill Historic District nomination has been signed and placed on the New York State Register of Historic Places. Property owners may now apply for the homeowner tax credit program, as placement on the State Register is the threshold for the tax credit program. East Hill Historic District Application PDF
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