Public Hearing

11/24/2021 12:00:00 AM

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Henrietta
Fire District will hold a public hearing at Henrietta Fire District Station 4, 850 Bailey Road,
West Henrietta, New York 14586 on December 14, 2021 at 5:30 p.m., for the purposes of
considering the following proposed resolution which amends Resolution No. 120, 2019 of the
Board of Fire Commissioners, and hearing all persons interested in the subject concerning same:
WHEREAS, by action of the Town Board of the Town of Henrietta, with the consent of
the Henrietta Fire District Board of Fire Commissioners, the boundaries of the Henrietta Fire
District have been extended to include that area known as the West Brighton Fire Protection
District, effective January 1, 2022, and
WHEREAS, the extension of the Henrietta Fire District boundaries necessitates an
acceleration of the district’s hiring plan for additional career firefighters as well as the promotion
of firefighters resulting in an increase in the amount to be paid for total salaries and other
compensation,
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that pursuant to Town Law Section 176 (18-
a), the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Henrietta Fire District does hereby determine that due
to the growth and expansion of the District, additional paid firefighters are needed to meet the
needs of the community it serves, therefore it is in the public interest of the residents of the Fire
District to employ up to 95 paid firefighters, with the maximum total salaries and other
compensation for such firefighters to be $16,150,000.

Barbara A. Schaeffer, Secretary
Henrietta Fire District

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