Tax payment deadline extended

FORT PLAIN – In an executive order, Gov. Andrew Cuomo granted an extension of the property tax payment deadline in Fort Plain by 21 days because of the property damage from the flooding June 28.

Residents now have until Oct. 23 to pay their taxes without penalties or interest, a news release said. The original due date was Oct. 2.

The governor granted extensions to certain districts within 16 counties, including Montgomery.