City of Port Jervis, NY
Orange County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Port Jervis 11-13-1984 by L.L. No. 7-1984 (Ch. 9 of the 1981 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Sale of lands for unpaid taxes — See Charter, § C6-20.
This chapter shall govern the sale of all City-owned real estate except where said real estate was acquired pursuant to an urban renewal program as authorized by the General Municipal Law of the State of New York.
Sale of City-owned real property may be made in any of the following ways:
A. 
Private negotiated sale between the City and purchaser; or
B. 
Public auction, with or without a minimum price.
A. 
Any sale of City real estate, whether by private sale or public auction, must be approved by a three-fourths vote of the membership of the Common Council.
B. 
Any sale of real property made pursuant to this chapter shall be subject to a veto by the Mayor, to be made within 10 days of the Council's approval of the terms of a private sale or within 10 days of the sale at public auction.
No sale of property pursuant to this chapter shall be subject to a referendum.