Resolution No. 476

Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance

Resolution Information




Referred to: The Ways and Means Committee (Chairman Gerentine and Legislators

Allen, Bartels, Belfiglio, Briggs, Maio, and Maloney)


Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, Richard A. Gerentine, and Deputy

Chairman Thomas J. Briggs offer the following:


WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted by the County Executive on

behalf of the Department of Finance; and


 WHEREAS, the Commissioner of Finance has requested permission to accept

payment of the full amount of back taxes on a certain parcels of real property

acquired by the County by reason of non-payment of taxes; and

WHEREAS, based upon the examination of the Ulster County Legislature,

and pursuant to the County of Ulster’s State Environmental Quality Review Act

(SEQRA) Type II List that was adopted by the County in Resolution No. 118 on

April 20, 2012, and as per Section 4.1.5 of that list, it has been determined that the

following transaction does not pose a significant environmental impact and may and

constitutes a Type II action in accordance with 6NYCRR, Part 617, of SEQRA, and

does not require any determination or procedure under SEQRA; and now, therefore,

be it,

 RESOLVED, that the Ulster County Commissioner of Finance is authorized

to accept payment as above set forth with respect to the following parcel:


Wawarsing 257 Pulley, Bernice Cosey $ 7,609.33

SBL#: 81.2-1-30 381 Fifth Avenue

 New Rochelle, NY 10801

Wawarsing 262 Pulley, Arthur Sr. $19,825.55

SBL#: 81.4-1-12 Pulley, Arthur Jr.

 385 Fifth Avenue

 New Rochelle, NY 10801

Wawarsing 263 Pulley, Bernice Cosey $ 4,531.56

SBL#: 81.4-1-14 381 Fifth Avenue

 New Rochelle, NY 10801



and, be it further

RESOLVED, that upon receipt of such payment with respect to each parcel,

the Chairman of the Ulster County Legislature is hereby authorized to make, execute

and deliver to the owner making payment, a quitclaim deed conveying the interest of

the County in the parcel, which quitclaim deed shall contain the covenant that the

County of Ulster shall in no event be or become liable for any defects in title

conveyed for any cause whatsoever, or that no claim or demand of any nature shall

ever be made against the County of Ulster arising from such sales, conveyances, or

any proceedings leading thereto,

and moves its adoption.



 AYES: 22 NOES: 0

 (Absent: Legislator Briggs)

Passed Committee: Ways and Means on November 15, 2016







I, the undersigned Clerk of the Legislature of the County of Ulster, hereby certify that the foregoing resolution is

the original resolution adopted by the Ulster County Legislature on the 22nd Day of November in the year Two Thousand

and Sixteen, and said resolution shall remain on file in the office of said clerk.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and seal of the County of Ulster this 23rd Day of

November in the year Two Thousand and Sixteen.

|s| Victoria A. Fabella

Victoria A. Fabella, Clerk

Ulster County Legislature

Submitted to the County Executive this Approved by the County Executive this

23rd Day of November, 2016. 30th Day of November, 2016.

|s| Victoria A. Fabella |s| Michael P. Hein

Victoria A. Fabella, Clerk Michael P. Hein, County Executive

Ulster County Legislature 

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Updated: January 28, 2019