‘It can add not only to the beauty, but also to the economy, the environment and the habitat. There are just so many reasons to have more trees…’
Saugerties officials will host a public hearing for a revised version of a controversial property maintenance plan at the Frank D. Greco Memorial Senior Citizen Center at 207 Market Street on October 6 at 6:30 p.m. before that scheduled Town Board meeting.
From the supervisor to the town justices, many of the Town of Shandaken’s elected positions are up for grabs this year. With Supervisor Rob Stanley stepping down after more than a decade in office, and with two board seats on the ballot, the town could see a shift in its style of governance.
A clearly exasperated Supervisor Majestic read aloud a recent letter from the UCPB summarizing its review of the newer proposed law and recommending the adoption of the more stringent earlier draft, which it called “well-crafted.”
‘All tenants in Kingston live in precarious conditions… They can lose their homes in the blink of an eye…’
To mitigate the environmental impact of the proposed cellular tower at 60 Jansen Road, a $20,000 fund will be established to plant trees elsewhere in the Town.
Ulster Town Supervisor James E. Quigley III will receive no discipline following an investigation into what he himself described as a “rant” against a Black neighbor that included mentions of ‘him living in ‘Whitty’s (sic) Neighborhood’ and ‘Black Lives Matters (sic).’
Woodstock addresses traffic issues; Cars are everywhere in Woodstock; Dangerous motorists are in other areas; and State to lower speed limit on part of Glasco Turnpike.
Greg Chorvas, Town of Saugerties Superintendant of Town Parks and Buildings, said at a recent Town Board meeting that he hopes to offer those with login credentials to access one of the security cameras at the Glasco Mini Park and check weather conditions at the waterfront before heading out.
New Paltz’s leaders feel like this could be the year that $10 million in “downtown revitalization initiative” state funds are awarded to a Village project.