Sullivan County


Resolution Introduced by Chairman Luis A. Alvarez, postponing the Real Property Auction and Extending the TIme for Repurchases


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WHEREAS, the County of Sullivan (“County”) has a deadline of April 20th of every year for former owners to repurchase parcels of real property taken by the County pursuant to its Real Property Tax Law Article 11 foreclosure proceeding, and


WHEREAS, Sullivan County Code Section 164-8 (B) permits the Sullivan County Legislature to extend that deadline from April 20, 2018 until July 31, 2018, said extension is granted solely for 2018 and shall not alter any further years proceedings, and


WHEREAS, any prior owner that wishes to repurchase a parcel of real property that the County took title to in the 2018 Article 11 proceeding (foreclosure of 2016 County liens), must contact the Sullivan County Treasurer’s Office and make the full repurchase payment, in accordance with Sullivan County Code Section 164-8 (B), on or before July 31, 2018, and


WHEREAS, the County is scheduled to auction the parcels of real property taken in its Article 11 foreclosure proceeding, said auction is scheduled for June 13, 2018, and


WHEREAS, in order to permit the extension of the repurchase program until July 31, 2018 the auction scheduled for June 13, 2018 must be postponed, and


NOW THEREFORE IT RESOLVED,  that the Sullivan County Legislature hereby authorizes a one-time extension of the deadline for the repurchase program from April 20, 2018 until July 31, 2018, and


BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the auction of the parcels of real property taken by the County pursuant to Article 11 be postponed from June 13, 2018 until August 29, 2018.

Meeting History

Jun 7, 2018 12:55 PM  County Legislature Special Meeting
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Mr. Samuelson was absent.

MOVER:Alan Sorensen, Legislator
SECONDER:Joseph Perrello, Legislator
AYES:Nadia Rajsz, Mark McCarthy, Catherine Owens, Terri Ward, Luis Alvarez, Joseph Perrello, Alan Sorensen, Ira M. Steingart
ABSENT:Scott B. Samuelson