8014 Pleasant Valley Rd. Bath NY 14810 mail: P.O. Box 186 Hammondsport NY 14840 ph. 607-569-3743

Town of Urbana

Steuben County, New York est. 1822

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Notice of Completion of Tentative Assessment Roll

Notice of Completion of Tentative Assessment Roll

 Notice is hereby given that the Assessor of the Towns of Pulteney,  Urbana, and Wayne in Steuben County has completed the Tentative Assessment Roll for the current year and that a copy has been left with the Town Clerk at each Town where it may be seen and examined by any interested person until the fourth Tuesday in May. 

 The Assessor will be in attendance, at the Assessor’s Office, Urbana Town Hall at 8014 Pleasant Valley Road for these three Towns on Saturday, May 7th between the hours of 8 AM and Noon,

 And for Urbana on Wednesday May 4th, 9 AM to 1 PM, Monday May 9th, 9 AM to 1 PM and on Wednesday May 18th, between the hours of 4 PM and 8 PM.

And for Wayne at the Assessor’s office at 9772 Silsbee Rd at Tuesday May 3rd, 9 AM to 1 PM, Tuesday May 10th, 4 PM to 8 PM, and Tuesday May 17th 9 AM to 1 PM.

 And for Pulteney at the Assessor’s office at 9226 County Route 74 on Thursday May 5th, 9 Am to 1 Pm and Thursday May 12th 9 AM to 1 PM, and Thursday May 19th, 4 PM to 8 PM.

 The Board of Assessment Review will meet on:

Town of Urbana, Tuesday May 24, 2 PM to 4 PM and 6 PM to 8 PM at the Town Hall at 8014 Pleasant Valley Rd.

Town of Wayne on Wednesday May 25th from 4 PM to 8 PM at the Town Hall at 9772 Silsbee Rd, and

Town of Pulteney, Thursday May 26th, 4 PM to 6 PM and 7 PM to 9 PM at the Pulteney Town Hall, 9226 County Route 74,

in said towns, to hear and examine all complaints in relation to assessments, on the written application of any person believing himself to be aggrieved. 

 Dated April 28, 2022
David C. Oliver, Sole Assessor


April 29, 2022

JUNE 7, 2022 6 PM


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that there will be a PUBLIC HEARING before the Town of Urbana’s Planning Board on June 7, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. or shortly thereafter, in the Town Office, 8014 Pleasant Valley Road, Bath, NY on the following applications:

              Application for Site Plan Review Permit 2022-25, submitted by Derek Snug and Tim Tompkins, property owner of 9068 Snug Harbor Drive, Town of Urbana, NY. Applicants seek approval for a Building Permit for first-floor remodeling.  Conversion of approximately 800 SF of restaurant space to vacation suite rental.

              Applications are available in the Town Office for review. All interested parties will be given an opportunity to be heard at this time.

Julie Vargo
Planning Board Chairperson

Your Input is Needed

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 
Town Board Meeting at 6:30 PM 
 At the Town Hall, 8014 Pleasant Valley Road

The Community is Invited to comment on Phase 2 of the Development of Curtiss Park and the Waterfront Project.
Phase 1 is approaching completion and a grant has been secured to complete this project. Saratoga Associates, Engineers & Landscape Architects, will present “concepts” and are looking for public input. Items to be reviewed are the kayak launch, the observation tower, and the general development of Curtiss Park.

This is a project that has been in the works since 2004,so let’s see a final plan and get it finished before this time next year.



The bond resolution, a summary of which is published herewith, has been adopted on April 29, 2022, and the validity of the obligations authorized by such resolution may be hereafter contested only if such obligations were authorized for an object or purpose for which the Town of Urbana, Steuben County, New York, is not authorized to expend money, or if the provisions of law which should have been complied with as of the date of publication of this notice were not substantially complied with, and an action, suit or proceeding contesting such validity is commenced within twenty days after the date of publication of this notice, or such obligations were authorized in violation of the provisions of the Constitution.

A complete copy of the resolution summarized herewith is available for public inspection during regular business hours at the Office of the Town Clerk for a period of twenty days from the date of publication of this Notice.

Dated:  Bath, New York,

May 3, 2022

             /s/Deanna Tompkins

Town Clerk


A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $600,000 BONDS OF THE TOWN OF URBANA, STEUBEN COUNTY, NEW YORK, TO PAY THE COST OF THE construction of a recreational bridge and boardwalk at Keuka lake, in and FOR SAID TOWN.

Specific object or purpose:                              Construction of a recreational bridge and boardwalk at Keuka Lake

Period of probable usefulness:                         10 years, limited to 5 years

Maximum estimated cost:                                $600,000

Amount of obligations to be issued:                 $600,000 serial bonds, to be reduced by any grants-in-aid received

SEQRA status:                                                Unlisted Action.  Negative Declaration.  SEQRA compliance materials on file in the office of the Town Clerk where they may be inspected during regular office hours.

Hammondsport Fire Commissioners Meeting Dates

"The Hammondsport Fire Commissioners meet the 2nd Monday of the month at 6 pm at the Hammondsport Fire Hall,  except for the month of October when they meet the 3rd Tuesday of the month primarily for the next year's budget review with the public. Meetings are held assuming a quorum of Commissioners are available."

Boat Launch Future Events

The Town of Urbana reserves the right to close the Boat Launch Site whenever deemed necessary. Additionally, this area shall be closed for the following events:

Wine Country Antique Boat Show: 7/16 - 7/17/2022

Glenn H. Curtiss Museum "Fly In": 9/16 - 9/18/2022

*Please keep in mind that replacements of any lost or damaged keycards will cost $10

Resident Boat Passes

Town of Urbana Residents Only: If your Boat Launch key was active last year, it will remain active until Friday, June 3rd. The cost to renew is still $30. Passes must be renewed yearly. You can drop off your check, made out to Town Clerk, in the drop box out in front of the Town Hall, or you can mail it to P.O. Box 186, Hammondsport, NY 14840. Please also include your contact information with your payment.

Please email clerk@townofurbana.com or deputyclerk@townofurbana.com for questions.

Contracts can be mailed to: P.O. Box 186; Hammondsport, NY 14840

Non-Resident Boat Launch Passes

Important information about NON-RESIDENT Boat Launch Keys    

The Non-Resident Boat Launch keys will go on sale Friday April 1, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. on a first-come first serve basis. The cost is $200.00 and there will be 130 passes available.  Checks and/or money orders can be made out to Town Clerk. In-person visits will be prioritized over calls/emails due to expected high-volume of people interested in the Boat Launch. If you had a Non-Resident key last year, you still need to re-apply this year. Please keep your key if you had one in the past, because you will use the same key.

Contracts and payment will can be accepted by in-person, mail, or drop box. You can either mail your application and payment to:  Town of Urbana, P.O. Box 186, Hammondsport, NY 14840 or you can drop it off at the locked drop box in front of the Town Hall at 8014 Pleasant Valley Road, Bath, NY 14810.

  • If you had a boat launch key last year, you will use the same key this year.  Please fill out the form attached below and return it either by mail or to the drop box.
  • If you did not have a key last year, we will send you one if they are still available.  You can still submit your contract which is attached below, and we will hold your place and send you a key as soon as we receive them.  If we do run out of keys, we will email you to let you know, that way you can make a decision if you would like to wait, or we can send your check back to you. 

Again, we will start processing applications on April 1, 2022. Please be patient as it will take time to process each application.  We will send you a receipt in the mail, once it is processed. 

If you cannot print the contract, please email us at clerk@townofurbana.com or deputyclerk@townofurbana.com and we will mail you one.