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Since 1931 the courageous men and women of the Coldenham Fire Company have answered the call when their neighbors find themselves in distress.

Whether the emergency is a fire, motor vehicle accident, rescue or medical emergency, Coldenham's bravest have been there quickly, prepared through diligent training to provide aid and comfort.

We are proud to serve our community for over 75 years!

COLDENHAM FIRE DISTRICT
LEGAL NOTICE

Fire District Meeting Minutes & Documents -click here-
UPDATED July 2016

 NOTICE TO BIDDERS

The Board of Fire Commissioners of the Coldenham Fire District, Walden, NY will receive sealed bids for black top repair and improvement at the property located at 511 Coldenham Road, Walden, New York.

Proposed bids must be received by the Coldenham Fire District no later than 7:30 PM on Monday, October 10, 2016 in a sealed envelope and each bid shall bear on the face thereof, the name and address of the bidder and be clearly
identified as “Blacktop Repair and Improvement Project”.

Bids will be opened and read aloud on Monday, October 10, 2016 at the monthly meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Coldenham Fire District.

Bids can be mailed to: Coldenham Fire District, Attn: Secretary Mary Keenan, PO Box 10595, Newburgh, NY 12552, however must be received by the time and date above. Late bids will not be honored or opened. Sealed bids can
also be personally dropped off at the Fire Station.

Specifications may be obtained from Commissioner Warren Decker at (845) 629-7616 or Commissioner Joe Keenan at 845-206- 1119 or joseph.keenan@coldenhamfd.org

Bidders must note that their bid must comply with the Laws of the State of New York and the “Non-Collusive Bid Certification” required by Section 103-d of the General Municipal Law, must be submitted with each bid.

The board of Fire Commissions reserves the right to consider bids for a period of thirty (30) days after their opening, during which time no bidder may withdraw his bid and the right is reserved to the Board of Fire Commissioners to
accept or reject any or all bids.

Mary E. Keenan
Secretary
Coldenham Fire District
Board of Fire Commissioners

Dated: September 25, 2016


NOTICE OF ANNUAL BUDGET PUBLIC HEARING (ADOPTED -PROPOSED 2017 BUDGET - click here-

 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Coldenham Fire District will be conducting its annual public hearing on its budget for 2017 on October 18, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at the Coldenham Firehouse, 511 Coldenham Road, Walden NY. A copy of the proposed budget is available at the Office of the Town Clerks of the Town of Montgomery, Town Hall, 110 Bracken Road, Montgomery, NY 12549 and the Town of Newburgh, Town Hall, 1496 Route 300, Newburgh, NY 12550 where it may be inspected by any interested person during their respective office hours. A copy of the proposed budget is also available on the Coldenham Fire District website www.coldenhamfd.org. Copies of the proposed budget for 2017 will be available at the aforesaid public hearing. All interested persons are invited to attend.

BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS OF THE COLDENHAM FIRE DISTRICT

MARY E KEENAN
SECRETARY
DATED: September 25, 2016


NOTICE OF RESOLUTION  (download .pdf file of original document here)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Coldenham Fire District, Orange County, New York, at the regular monthly meeting thereof held on August 8, 2016, duly adopted a resolution, subject to permissive referendum, an abstract of which is as follows: WHEREAS, the Board of Fire Commissioners had heretofore established capital reserve funds to finance the cost of acquisition of firefighting equipment and the cost and acquisition of a fire ladder truck, which capital reserve funds are entitled "Capital Reserve Fund for Firefighting Equipment, Vehicles and Apparatus," and “Tower Ladder Replacement Capital Reserve Fund” and WHEREAS, said Capital Reserve Fund for Firefighting Equipment, Vehicles and Apparatus has a current balance of approximately $673,308.75 and the Tower Ladder Replacement Capital Reserve has a current balance of approximately $224,084.73 and WHEREAS, the Board of Fire Commissioners has determined that the District should acquire a new 100 foot Aerial Ladder truck for which the estimated maximum cost is $1,169,000. NOW, THEREFORE, be it RESOLVED that the total sum of $847,000.00 is hereby appropriated from the aforementioned capital reserve funds for the purchase of this fire apparatus pursuant to the general provisions of Section 6-g, Subdivision 7 of the General Municipal Law and it is further RESOLVED that the Fire District Secretary, within ten days after the adoption of the within resolution and in the same manner as provided in the Notice of Annual Election, shall publish a notice setting forth the date of the adoption of the within resolution and containing an abstract thereof specifying that the within resolution was adopted subject to a permissive referendum pursuant to Section 6g, Subdivision 4 of the General Municipal Law.

Dated: August 8, 2016
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS COLDENHAM FIRE DISTRICT
MARY E. KEENAN, SECRETARY


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Coldenham Fire District will hold regularly scheduled meetings at 7:30 P.M. on the first Monday after the first Tuesday of the month for the calendar year of 2015. The regular monthly meetings will be preceded by a work session beginning at 7:00 P.M. The meetings will take place in the hall of the Coldenham Fire House 511 Coldenham Road Walden NY.

The meeting dates are as follows: February 8, March 7, April 11, May 9, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 10, November 7 and December 12, 2016.

BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS
OF THE COLDENHAM FIRE DISTRICT
DATED January 11, 2016
Coldenham Fire District

2016 Adopted Budget & Related Info -click here to download the .pdf file-

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