Legal Notices

CLARENDON RESIDENTS TAKE NOTICE that on August 17, 2021 the Town Board introduced proposed Town of Clarendon Local Law 1 of 2021 entitled A Local Law Opting Out of Adult Use Cannabis Retail Dispensaries and On-Site Consumption Sites.  A public hearing is hereby scheduled to consider the adoption of such local law to be held at the Clarendon Town Hall, 16385 Church Street, Clarendon NY on September 21, 2021 at 6:00 PM. A copy of the entire proposed Local Law is available upon request or at on the legal notice page or Supervisor page.


CLARENDON RESIDENTS TAKE NOTICE that the Town Board will hold a public hearing on September 21, 2021 at the Clarendon Town Hall, 16385 Church Street, Clarendon, NY.  This hearing will begin immediately following the public hearing scheduled for 6:00 PM.  The regular monthly meeting will commence immediately following this public hearing.  Purpose of this hearing will be to review proposed amendments to the Town Zoning Ordinance. Areas have been defined that needed clarification or revision to keep the language consistent (Zoning proposed 2021 misc) adding new word terms and definitions, minor revisions in existing articles and rectifying inconsistent dimensional issues.  New word terms include: Riding Stable, Boarding, Track or Arena: An equestrian facility created and maintained for the purpose of accommodating, training or competing horses.  May include commercial operations such as boarding, farriers, tack shops or equipment repair.  Turnout Area: An area consisting of pens, runs, corrals and paddocks oftentimes attached to shelters, allowing for exercise, socialization and stress relief of animals. Article VII, Section 728 – Riding Stable, Boarding, Track or Arena has amended dimensional requirements on lot size and setbacks and the number of animals allowed per square feet. Article VI, Section 671 – Keeping of Farm Animals on Residential and Non-Residential Lots has been amended to allow farm animals in the Business/Commercial District and the number of animals allowed per square feet has been amended.  A copy of the proposed changes in its entirety is available upon request at the Town Clerk’s Office or at on the legal notice page or the Planning, Zoning, Building Department Page.


CLARENDON RESIDENTS TAKE NOTICE that the Town of Clarendon Planing Board will conduct a Public Hearing regarding a Special Permit Application prior to our regularly scheduled Planning Board Meeting on Tuesday, August 24 at 7:00 PM at the Town Hall, 16385 Church Street, Clarendon, NY.  The applicant Dustin & Karen Pahman have applied for a Special Permit SP#21-07; Riding Stable and Horse Boarding at 16213 East Lee Road, Parcel ID #98.-1-2.  All persons desiring to be heard in favor of or in opposition to this application will be heard at this time.  For More information or questions regarding this application, please contact Planning Board Secretary Melissa Ierlan at (585) 638-6371 ext 104.


Moratorium on Water Service Termination, Water Re-levy and
Opportunity for Deferred Payment Agreements
Dated:  July 7, 2021

On May 11, 2021 Governor Cuomo signed amendments into the Public Service Law that prevent municipalities and public utilities from terminating water service provided to residents and small businesses for non-payment during the COVID-19 State of Emergency. Governor Cuomo declared the end of the State of Emergency effective June 25, 2021.  The amendments also prevented municipalities from re-levying unpaid water charges until the end of the COVID-19 State of Emergency.  For those Residential and small business customers who have experienced a change in financial circumstances due to the COVID-19 State of Emergency, service termination and re-levying past due water charges will be extended for an additional 180 days after the end of the COVID-19 State of Emergency by filing a Self-Certification with the Town within 30 days of this Notice, making said customer eligible for the additional protection from service termination and re-levying up to December 21, 2021.  Anyone wishing to file a Self-Certification with the Town, please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at (585) 638-6371 ext. 100, by email at or go to the town website Highway/Water Department page at for the appropriate form.  Please be advised that the law does not eliminate a customer’s obligation to pay accrued charges but it does provide for an opportunity to enter into a deferred payment agreement without the imposition of deposits, late fees or penalties for customers with a Self-Certification on file with the Town.  Anyone wishing to enter into a deferred payment agreement to address past due water charges please contact the Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours.


(Pursuant to Section 516 of Real Property Tax Law)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Final Assessment Roll for the Town of Clarendon in the County of Orleans, for the year 2021, has been completed by the undersigned Assessor, and a certified copy thereof will be on file in the Office of the Town Clerk at 16385 Church St., Clarendon, NY 14429 on the 1st day of July 2021, where the same will remain open to public inspection. The final assessment roll may also be viewed at the Assessor’s Office or online as of July 1st on the Town of Clarendon website at

Robert A. Criddle, IAO, Assessor                     Dated:  June 25th, 2021


2021 NYS Retirement Standard Work Day & Reporting Resolution


CLARENDON RESIDENTS be advised that the Clarendon Town Board will hold its monthly meetings for the year 2021 on the third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 PM.  Meetings will be held either at the Town Hall, 16385 Church Street in Clarendon or via ZOOM Group Meeting according to the Governor’s executive orders. (See Supervisor and Town Board pages for meeting specifics)  Additional meetings and public hearings will be published when set.  The Official Bank for the Town in 2021 is Five Star Bank; the Official Newspaper is the Batavia Daily with most publications also in the Suburban News.   


TAKE NOTICE that Melissa Ierlan is the appointed Local Fair Housing Officer for the Clarendon Community.  The Town also has a Fair Housing Plan and maintains resource materials concerning Fair housing, including Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 and the Fair Housing Amendment Act of 1988.  The Federal Fair Housing Law, as well as the laws of the State of New York, prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, financing and brokerage of housing based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin.  Persons who feel they have been victims of housing discrimination may receive assistance in filing a complaint with Ms. Ierlan at the Town Hall, 16385 Church Street, PO Box 145, Clarendon, NY 14429; office phone (585) 638-6371 ext. 104.  Copies of related materials are available upon request at the Town Hall.                


CLARENDON PUBLIC WATER CUSTOMERS be aware that delinquent water bills, together with penalty, shall become a lien against the real property upon which or in connection with which the water is used. Such a lien is prior and superior to any other lien or claim except the lien of an existing tax.  The Town Board shall include delinquent water charges, penalties and an additional $100 penalty in the annual tax levy and shall levy the same upon the real property in default in accordance with the Town Law. 


CLARENDON RESIDENTS TAKE NOTICE that the Clarendon Zoning Board is seeking to fill one position is for an Alternate member. Please submit letter of interest with qualification to: Clarendon Zoning Bord Chairman, PO Box 145, Clarendon, NY 14429. If you would like to ask any questions regarding the position you my contact the Zoning Bord Secretary at 638-6371 ext. 104.