Reso subject to Permissive Ref on Solar Lease


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that at a regular meeting, held on September 1, 2021 the Town Board of the Town of Van Buren duly adopted a resolution, an abstract of which follows, which resolution is subject to a permissive referendum pursuant to Article 7 of the New York State Town Law.  The full resolution and related documents are on file in the office of the Town of Van Buren Town Clerk, 7575 Van Buren Road, Baldwinsville, New York 13027 and is available for public inspection during regular business hours.


The Town of Van Buren Town Board has approved the execution of a Solar Lease Agreement, with appropriate access easements, between the Town and TJA Clean Energy, LLC, on a portion of real property owned by the Town located at Kingdom Road, Tax Map No. 042.-01-03.1, in the Town of Van Buren, which is the former site of a landfill and is subject to a Closure Plan, in accordance with a Consent Order issued by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation in 1988.  Under the terms of the Solar Lease Agreement, rents will be paid to the Town during a “Development Period” and the Lease “Term” to allow the installation, operation, repair, maintenance, and removal of a solar electric generating facility on the property.  As this transaction involves the conveyance of an interest in real property from the Town, the action by the Town Board is subject to a permissive referendum.

September 2, 2021

Lynn McCormick-Precourt

Town Clerk Town of Van Buren