TOWN COURT

The Cherry Valley Town Court is in session every Wednesday evening starting at 7:00PM.

To contact the Town Court please call (607) 264-8324.  To speak with the Court Clerk please call any Wednesday evening starting at 7:00PM.

Location: Town Highway Department building located on Main
Street/State Route 166 across the street from the Triangle Tavern.

Adopted Land Use Law

Download the draft land use document map and law (PDF, 412 KB)

Note: this document was updated and placed on the website on 7/29/2011

DIRECTIONS FOR TOWN BOARD MEETING ROOM

Town Board meetings are held at The Community Center (Old School Gym) 2 Genesee Street Cherry Valley, NY. The conference room is located adjacent to the gymnasium where the old locker rooms used to be. To enter the conference room please use the enterance in the back with the handicapped ramp.

If you enter the building where the gym is please continue down to the end of the hallway turn right and then go through the second door on your right.

INTERMUNICIPAL AGREEMENT REGARDING COOPERATION TO IMPLEMENT A STUDY PLAN TO PRESERVE LOCAL ROADS IN OTSEGO COUNTY

INTERMUNICIPAL AGREEMENT REGARDING COOPERATION TO IMPLEMENT A STUDY PLAN TO PRESERVE LOCAL ROADS IN OTSEGO COUNTY An IN1ERMUNICIPAL AGREEMENf dated this "Z Z. day of ~"".,/JBt 20 It) between the TownlVillageiCity of Cherry Valley (hereinafter referred to as "Municipality"), and OTSEGO COUNlY, a municipal corporation with offices at 197 Main Street, Cooperstown, New York 13326 (hereinafter referred to as "County"), as authorized by Article 5-G ofthe General Municipal Law. WHEREAS, the Municipality listed above is located wholly within the County; and WHEREAS, the Municipality recognizes that, because local roads cross municipal boundaries and because there are opportunities to save time, money, and energy by working collaboratively. the Municipality should work together with other municipalities to identifY and analyze options for preserving local roads when major development activity is proposed or undertaken within or nearby the County; and WHEREAS, the Municipality intends to facilitate agreements and cooperative action proposals with other municipalities with respect to common Countywide challenges concerning the preservation of local roads; and WHEREAS, the Otsego County Planning Department is responsible for coordination of planning activities of Countywide significance and, as such, has been authorized by the Otsego County Board ofRepresentatives to coordinate a study oflocal road conditions and develop a regulatory program to be considered for adoption and implementation within the municipalities to preserve local roads; NOW, TIIEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants and agreements hereinafter set forth, the Municipality agrees as follows: 1. The term of this agreement shall expire five (5) years from the date of execution set forth above. 2. The Otsego County Planning Department will be principally responsible for studying and developing a regulatory program concerning the preservation of local roads. Staff from the Otsego County Planning Department will be responsible to provide staffmg services to this endeavor. This will include preparation of meeting notices, agendas, and minutes, and coordination with any technical consultants engaged by Otsego County in furtherance ofthis agreement. 3. Technical consultants including, without limitation, engineers or attorneys may be retained by Otsego County and made available to the Otsego County Planning Department for the purposes set forth herein. 1 4. An official representative of the Municipality shall be designated to coordinate with the Otsego County Planning Department and the Otsego County technical consultants retained by the County in connection herewith. The designee shall be responsible to attend and participate in meetings held by the Otsego County Planning Department and to transmit infonnation from the Otsego County Planning Department and/or the Otsego County technical consultants to his or her municipal corporation. The designee shall also be responsible to obtain opinions and questions on local road preservation issues from his or her municipal corporation and to share such opinions and questions with the Otsego County Planning Department. 5. The purposes of this agreement shall be carried out principally by implementing Phases I and 2 of a study plan submitted to the Otsego County Planning Department by Delta Engineers & Architects, P.e., a copy ofwhich is attached hereto as exhibit "A," as well as the legal services outlined at exhibit "B" (hereinafter, collectively "the Study Plan"), which exhibits are incorporated herein by reference. 6. The cost of undertaking Phases 1 and 2 of the Study Plan shall be as follows: I a. Cost without compliance assistance concerning the obligations of the Municipality pursuant to the State Environmental Quality Review Act: • County =$23,000.00 • Municipality = $8,500.00 per Municipality b. Cost with compliance assistance concerning the obligations of the Municipalities pursuant to the State Environmental Quality Review Act: • County =$23,000.00 + ($lO,OOOfTotal Municipalities) + $500.00 • Per Municipality = $8,500.00 + ($10,000 / Total Municipalities) + $500.00 7. The County shall maintain accounts for the purpose of undertaking the Study Plan, including retention and payment ofthe County's technical consultants. The Municipality shall remit its share of the cost set forth under paragraph 6 of this Agreement, and the County shall maintain accounts ofthe transactions to be used for the purposes set forth in the Study Plan. 8. No disbursements will be made from the County accounts pursuant to this Agreement without ten (10) days prior notice of such disbursement being given to the Municipality that remitted monies with the County for the purposes set forth herein. Such notice shall be provided in writing by electronic, facsimile or regular mail to the 1 A lesser or greater total cost may be incurred at the election of the Municipality as set forth more fully in the Study Plan, exhibit IIAU. 2 Clerk of the Municipality. Any objections to the proposed disbursement must be made within ten (to) days of the notice. There shall be no refunds by the County to the Municipality after such ten (10) days have elapsed. 9. No additional expenses will be incurred by the Municipality unless the terms ofthis Agreement are modified in accordance herewith. 10. This agreement may be renewed, amended, or terminated upon the written consent ofthe Municipality. 11. The Municipality may terminate its obligations under this Agreement upon ninety (90) days written notice to the County. 12. The Municipality and the County shall indemnifY and hold harmless the other party, its officers, agents and assigns for all liability arising out of its activities under this Agreement 13. The Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws ofthe State ofNew York. 14. This Agreement constitutes the entire Agreement between the Municipality and the County. IN WI1NESS TIIEREOF. the Municipality has executed this Agreement as of the date first written above. OTSEGO COUNTY MUNICIPALITY OF 3 On the ;eff'day of OeUv11/uv ,in the year 20t::. before me, the undersigned, personally appeared71~4!S; (lJl?ize1.k, personally known to me or proved to me on the basis ofsatisfactory evi ence to be the individual(s) whose name(s) is (are) subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he/she/they executed the same in hislher/their capacity(ies), and that by hislher/their signature(s) on the instrument, the individual(s), or the person upon behalfofwhich the individual( s) acted, executed the instrument. i.'( :S"T~?r.t.!\:~ ) Not,,!\, : '"tv York !\~l'L 01 VI/[:61f;llj32 ) 55.: . . in Ot;::cgc CUUj,ty Commission Expires Apnl 7, 2012 COUNTY OF OTSEGO ) On the JB ~ay of ~{lLL , in the year 20J.Q before me, the undersigned, personally appeared 1/IoY'tI05 (Jor(,f&l1 , personally known to me or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence to be the individual(s) whose name(s) is (are) subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he/she/they executed the same in hislher/their capacity(ies), and that by hislher/their signature(s) on the instrument, the individual(s), or the person upon behalfofwhich the individual(s) acted, executed the instrument. ~-111 ~~ Notary Public ) ) 5S.: skh C!6 tkijryt D oreeM. VanT as selCOUNTY OF OTSEGO ) NotaryPubli c. StateofNew York No.01VA6198391 Qualifi/itQ In Otsego County Jd-. , CommilSion Exp. 12122120..L 4