Legal Notes

Ferry District Elections 2010 – Information and Ballots

FI FERRY DISTRICT August 10, 2010 Commissioners Election Notification Schedule Town Father’s Day/Annual Budget Hearing COMMISSIONER’s ELECTION Publish Legal Notice: Thursday, June 24, 2010, Suffolk Times Petitions Available: FIFD Business Office, Friday, June 25, 2010; Return Date: Friday, July 16, 2010, Noon Date of Election: Tuesday, August 10, 2010, 2-6pm Firehouse Petitions Due in Business Office and Ballots Ordered: Friday, …

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Island Legal Fee Letter December 2009

As most Islanders are aware, the Fishers Island Town Justice/Board seat position was challenged in August by a former Town Board member. The I.C.B. initiated litigation to defend the position, which had been in existence since 1860, and was reaffirmed by the New York State legislature in 1977. With the assistance of Barry Bryan and Jim Benkard, the I.C.B. retained …

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Waste Management and Fire District Elections Tonight

The Fishers Island Waste Management elections are being held tonight from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Fishers Island Fire Department. Tim Patterson and John Doucette are running to fill a 5 year term. Jimmy Wall is running for the Fire District position. Don’t forget to come out and VOTE!

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Ross Disqualified from FI Justice Election

From the Suffolk Times, 2pm October 29, 2009 Mattituck Democrat Dan Ross won’t get the chance to be elected Fishers Island justice and assume a seat on the Southold Town Board. A state appeals court rejected Mr. Ross’ challenge to the constitutionality of an 1860 state law that grants the board seat to the Fishers Island justice. Mr. Ross challenged …

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Election Day 2009 Information

ELECTION DAY is Tuesday, November 3rd. Polls are open from 6:00am-9:00 pm. Please go to the FI Fire house to cast your vote! This election is critically important to Fishers Island. Please vote.

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NY Salt Water Fishing License 2009 Information

Marine Fishing License Fees (2009-2010) Effective October 1, 2009, persons 16 years of age and older fishing in the marine (Saltwater) and coastal district or fishing any waters (such as the Hudson River, Delaware River and their tributaries) where the angler is fishing for “migratory fish from the sea” (such as striped bass, American shad, hickory shad, blueback herring, and …

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