Departments


Michele A. Cusyck, Village Clerk/Treasurer
Michele began working for the Village of Pulaski on December 13, 1979 as an Account Clerk. She was appointed Deputy Clerk/Treasurer on November 18, 1986 and Village Clerk/Treasurer on May 11, 1988. During her tenure with the Village her dedication, experience and continued education earned her the designation of Certified Municipal Clerk, NYS Registered Municipal Clerk, and Credentialed Municipal Finance Officer. Outside of work she enjoys camping, reading, and being a grandmother.

Clerk/Treasurer

Michele A. Cusyck

4917 Jefferson Street
PO Box 227
Pulaski, NY 13142
315-298-2622
315-298-5274
Description:

Responsibilities:

The Clerk/Treasurer's Office is responsible for the accuracy and control of all official records of the Village, budget administration, general accounting and reporting, payroll, purchasing, forecasting, accounts receivable, billing and collection, human resource administration, and a variety of clerical and financial functions with focus on customer service.


The duties of the Clerk include maintaining custody of the Village seal, books and records, preparing & preserving the minutes of meetings, and maintaining resolutions & local legislation.  The Clerk is designated the Records Management Officer, Records Access Officer, Election Officer, Human Resource Officer, Fair Housing Officer, Licensing Officer and responsible for administering the  Oath of Office to village officers.

 

The Treasurer assists the Mayor in developing  a spending plan known as the annual operating budget.  The Treasurer is also responsible for investments, debt management, payment of vendor claims & payroll, bank deposits and prepares monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports.  The Clerk/Treasurer is also the Tax Collector.

Programs/Activities:

Notary Public

The Village Clerk provides notary services to village residents at no charge.  There is a $2 per signature charge for non-residents. 

 

Tax Collector

The Village Clerk collects for village taxes only. 

 

Sewer and Water Bills

The Village Clerk collects payments for sewer and water bills.

 

Records Management Officer

The Village clerk is the Records Management Officer and serves as the custodian of all public records for the village, including minutes, resolutions, local laws, oaths of office, proofs of publication, posting of legal notices, and resignations.  Copies of minutes and the annual budget are available on the village website at no charge or in the Village Clerk's Office for a fee of $.25 per page.

 

Freedom of Information Law (FOIL)

Freedom of Information requests are made to the Village Clerk.  All applicants will receive a response within five business days.  If addditional time is required to fulfill the request, the applicant will be provided with an estimated date of availability.  If the request is denied, the applicant will be provided with a written explanation of the reason (s) and information regarding the appeals process.  There is a fee of $.25 per page unless records are disclosed electronically. FOIL pertains to existing records. 

 

Disabled Parking Permits

Village residents may apply for either a permanent or temporary disabled parking permit from the Village Clerk's Office.  The application must first be medically certified by a professional licensed physician.  There is no charge for disabled parking permits 

 

 

 

 

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Closed for all major holidays.

 

2019 Village Holidays

 

New Year's Day - Tuesday, January 1 


Martin Luther King Day - Monday, January 21

 

President's Day - Monday, February 18

 

Memorial Day - Monday, May 27

 

Independence Day - Thursday, July 4

 

Labor Day - Monday, September 2

 

Columbus Day - Monday, October 14

 

Veterans Day - Monday, November 11

 

Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 28

 

Day after Thanksgiving - Friday, November 29

 

Christmas Day - Wednesday, December 25

 

Day after Christmas - Thursday, December 26

 

 

© 2019 Village Of Pulaski, Oswego County
Printed On June 15, 2019