JAY - On Dec. 7, Jessie Mc Donald was sworn in as the new town of Jay tax collector by Essex County Clerk Joe Provoncha.
Mc Donnald started her tax collection training under the direction of the Essex County Treasurer's Office on Dec. 7 as well.
She was elected on Nov. 6 to fill the vacancy of June Taylor, who held the elected position for many years until her untimely death in May 2012.
Mc?Donald's office will be located on the second floor of the Town of Jay Community Center in Au Sable Forks, located on 11 School Lane. Jessie's hours of operation are Thursdays from 5 to 8 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The mailing address is PO Box 730, Au Sable Forks, NY 12912 and the phone number is 518-647-5495.