Town of Cheektowaga
Erie County, NY

Resolution
RES-2017-465

Call for Public Hearing Local Law Intro No. 2017-8 of the Year 2017 - A Local Law to Amend and Replace Peddling and Soliciting Law

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Department:Town AttorneySponsors:Councilmember Linda Hammer, Councilmember Timothy J. Meyers
Category:Public HearingFunctions:Local Law

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              WHEREAS, Chapter 179 of the Code of the Town of Cheektowaga, entitled “Peddling and Soliciting” was adopted by the Town Board on October 21, 1985, and

 

              WHEREAS, said law requires any Peddler or Solicitor to obtain a permit from the Town Clerk and to otherwise comply with the other provisions of said law, and

 

              WHEREAS, the Town Board has recommended that this law be amended and replaced and that a new "Peddling, Soliciting, Transient Business and Mobile Food Vending" Law be enacted, and

 

              WHEREAS, the Town Attorney’s Office has drafted a new Peddling, Soliciting, Transient Business and Mobile Food Vending Law , and, THEREFORE, BE IT

 

              RESOLVED, that, in accordance with the provisions of the Town Law/Municipal Home Rule Law of the State of New York, a public hearing shall be held on the 22nd day of August, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. at the Town Hall, 3301 Broadway, Cheektowaga, New York, at which hearing all interested parties will be given an opportunity to be heard and at which time and place it may be determined by the Town Board whether Local Law Intro No. 2017-8 of the Year 2017 entitled “A Local Law to Amend and Replace the Peddling and Soliciting Law” should be enacted, and BE IT FURTHER

 

              RESOLVED, that the Town Clerk shall publish the attached Notice of Hearing in the CHEEKTOWAGA BEE, the official Town newspaper.

 

 

LEGAL NOTICE

 

              NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Cheektowaga, Erie County, New York at the Town Hall, 3301 Broadway, Cheektowaga, New York, on the 22nd day of August, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. on said day for the purpose of considering the adoption of Local Law Intro No. 2017-8 of the Year 2017, entitled “A Local Law to Amend and Replace the Peddling and Soliciting Law”.  A summary of such Local Law is as follows:

LOCAL LAW INTRO NO. 2017-8 OF THE YEAR 2017

A LOCAL LAW TO AMEND AND REPLACE THE PEDDLING AND SOLICITING LAW

This local law would amend and replace the existing Peddling and Soliciting Law and replace it with a new "Peddling, Soliciting, Transient Businesses and Mobile Food Vending Law" which would generally require Peddler's and Solicitor's which operate in the Town of Cheektowaga to obtain permits from the Town Clerk, to pay the requisite fees for said permits and to otherwise comply with the provisions of said law.

             

              A copy of the entire text of the proposed new “Peddling, Soliciting, Transient Businesses and Mobile Food Vending" Law” is on file in the Town Clerk’s Office, where the same can be viewed during regular business hours.

 

 

              BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF CHEEKTOWAGA, ERIE COUNTY

 

                                                                                                                    Vickie L. Dankowski,

                                                                                                                Town Clerk

DATED:  August 8, 2017

Meeting History

Aug 8, 2017 7:00 PM  Board Regular Meeting
RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Linda Hammer, Councilmember
SECONDER:Timothy J. Meyers, Councilmember
AYES:Diane Benczkowski, James P. Rogowski, Gerald Kaminski, Timothy J. Meyers, Linda Hammer, Alice Magierski
EXCUSED:Christine Adamczyk

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