PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Annual Election of the Westhampton Beach Fire District will take place on December 13, 2022, between the hours of 6:00 PM and 9:00 PM at the Westhampton Beach Firehouse located at 92 Sunset Avenue, Westhampton Beach, New York for the purpose of electing the following:
One Commissioner for a five (5) year term commencing on January 1, 2023 and ending on December 31, 2027.
Candidates for the District Office of Commissioner shall file a petition signed by at least twenty-five (25) registered voters of the Fire District, which petition must be filed with the Secretary of the Fire District no later than November 23, 2022. Petition forms may be obtained from the Fire District Secretary.
NOTICE is further given that the following proposition shall be presented to the qualified voters of the Fire District at said Annual Election:
SHALL the resolution of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Westhampton Beach Fire District, Town of Southampton, County of Suffolk, State of New York, dated September 20, 2022, which provides that the Defined Benefit Program established by the Length of Service Award Program, as approved by the Voters of the Westhampton Beach Fire District, shall be amended to provide that the maximum number of years that may be earned in the plan be increased from 30 years to 40 years, at an additional annual estimated cost of $40,000.00, BE APPROVED?
All residents of the Fire District who shall have resided in the Fire District for the period of thirty days next preceding the day of the Annual Election and who were duly registered with the Suffolk County Board of Elections on or before 23 days prior to the date of the Annual Election shall be eligible to vote at said Annual Election.
Please be advised that the Board of Elections of the Fire District shall meet on December 13, 2022 at 6 PM at the firehouse for the purpose of preparing the rolls of the registered voters of the Fire District.
Dated: November 14, 2022
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF FIRE
COMMISSIONERS OF THE
WESTHAMPTON BEACH FIRE DISTRICT
By: JOANNE PALISI
Fire District Secretary