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Village of Kenmore
2919 Delaware Avenue
Kenmore, NY 14217
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(716) 873-5700
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(716) 873-0004

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SANTA IN THE VILLAGE

Friday, December 1, 2017  6:30 PM

Municipal Green/Building


 

Join us on the Municipal Green for some holiday fun! 

6:30 - Magician, Dave Jeffers, Holiday Trivia Contest with prizes, Carriage Rides, and holiday music.

6:45 - Holiday Sing Along

7:00 - Santa Arrives and lights the tree!!!

7:05 - Santa will meet with the kids inside the Municipal Building

 

The Lake Effect will be singing inside the building.

Carriage Rides will continue until 8:30 PM


This event is jointly sponsored by the Village of Kenmore and the Town of Tonawanda Youth Parks and Recreation Department. 

 

Special thanks to the Kenmore Volunteer Fire Department for driving Santa to the event.

Thanks also to the KVIS for providing refreshments.

Thank you to Watson's, Spot Coffee and Mike's Subs!!!

 



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Village of Kenmore Budget
The Village of Kenmore Fiscal Year runs from June 1st - May 31st.
Budgets (click to read):
 

TAX COLLECTION INFORMATION


In an effort to consolidate services, the Village and Town have entered into Municipal Agreements whereby the Town of Tonawanda Clerk serves as the Village Tax Collector and the Town Assessor also serves as the Village Assessor.

Important Dates for Tax Collection – General information*

Tax Collection  Collected For  Due Date  Last Payment Date
 Count/Town Tax  January 1 - December 31  February 15  July 1
 School Tax  July 1 - June 30  October 15  November 30
 Village Tax  June 1- May 31  July 1  October 31

 

Note:  Due Dates and Last payment dates may vary depending on whether these dates fall on a weekend.

* Please Check your tax bill for the exact dates.

 

Penalty Rates for Village Taxes

 

Village Tax Bills not paid by July 1st will have a penalty added to the amount due.

7/2 – 7/31             7.5%
Each month after    1.5%

*  Bills not paid by November 1st  are transferred to the County for collection through the County Tax Bill.

*  Any outstanding water charges and refuse fines will be added to the Village Tax Bill if not paid by March 1st .

 

Exemption Information:

 

STAR Applications are due by March 1st.

For questions relative to exemptions, including STAR, Enhanced STAR, veterans, senior citizen and other exemptions, please contact the Town Assessor at (716) 877-8811.

 

Tax Receipts and Certificates

 

Tax Certificates must be obtained before transferring any property in the Village of Kenmore. Tax Certificates are usually secured by the Seller’s Attorney. The cost of a Tax Certificate is $20.

Requests for a Tax Certificate are made to:

 

Village of Kenmore
Clerk/Treasurer’s Office
Kenmore Municipal Building – Rm 17
2919 Delaware Avenue
Kenmore NY  14217

 

Copies of your Village Tax Receipt can be obtained in the Clerk/Treasurer’s Office for a charge of $1/receipt.

Copies of your Village, County or School Tax can be obtained in the Town Clerk’s Office.

 

Your Village Tax Dollars at Work

 

  • Police Protection – 24/7 patrols and the fastest response time in Erie County!
  • Fire Protection – including First Aid response.  The Kenmore Fire Department also has the fastest response time in Erie County.  In addition, our fire department also provides service to parts of the Town of Tonawanda.

 

  • Street Repair and Maintenance – The DPW repairs and maintains 39 miles of roads
  • Water and Sewer Maintenance – The DPW inspects and maintains 120 miles of sewer lines and addresses water breaks.
  • Street Snow Removal
  • Street Lighting

 

  • Full Street Reconstruction projects – Over $25 Million dollars have been invested in replacement of water and sewer pipes, and in the replacement of sidewalks, curbs and roads.  This is more than any other municipality in Erie County.
  • Trash & Garbage Pickup and Recycling, including “white items”
  • Special assistance is provided to our residents who have physical limitations.  The DPW will roll totes to and from the house.
  • Zoning and Planning Boards focused on the needs of the Village and enforcement of Village zoning laws

 

  • Village Code – maintained and updated regularly to address the specific needs of our community.
  • Notary Public – There are 3 available to assist you in the Clerk/Treasurer’s Office
  • Registrar services – Birth and death records that took place in the Village are available through the Clerk/Treasurer’s Office.
  • Tree Planting  - Each year, the Village plants over 200 trees and harvests approximately 125.

 

  • Tree Trimming and Removal
  • Fall leaf collection
  • Holiday Decorating, including street lights and flags.
  • Community Development Block Grant Program administered through the Clerk/Treasurer's Office providing no-interest loan assistance to qualified residents for needed home repairs and using CDBG funding for sidewalk and sewer lining projects in CDBG-eligible areas.

 

  • Walking building inspections
  • Rodent Prevention Program designed to educate the public, address complaints as quickly as possible and keep the rodent population under control
  • Government meetings held twice per month, with some held at other public venues to allow greater access to government officials.

 

Your Town/County Tax, received in January, does not include a tax for these services.

 

Also note that SCHOOL TAXES are determined solely by the Ken-Ton School District.  Any questions concerning your school tax bill should be directed to:

Kenmore-Tonawanda UFSD at (716) 874-8400. 

 

The Village of Kenmore is not responsible for your School Tax Bill.  School Tax Bills are paid to the Town of Tonawanda on or around October 15th of each year.  Please check your school Tax Bill for the due date.

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