News from the county seat

Public input sought for Old Erie Canal

How do we enhance the recreation, tourism and economic development potential of the Old Erie Canal? That is the question being posed by Madison County, the Department of State and partner communities at a public input meeting 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019.

Oneida […]

Hancock International Airport sees busiest month in nearly three decades

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority announced that 250,207 passengers traveled through Syracuse Hancock International Airport in August, making it the busiest month the airport has seen in almost three decades. The last time the airport has seen more monthly passenger traffic was in August 1990 when 254,582 passengers traveled through the airport.

August 2019 […]

Oneida meet-the-candidates event planned for Sept. 18

Meet Margaret Milman-Barris and John Nichols, candidates for Madison County Supervisor for City of Oneida Wards 1, 2 and 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at HIPStir Cafe, 125 Farrier Ave., Oneida.

Margaret and John are committed to transparency and communication with voters. They want to hear your concerns […]

PAC 99 schedule – week of Sept. 15, 2019

Tuesday, Sept. 17

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Town of Lenox Board meeting of Sept. 99:19 a.m., 2:19 p.m. and 7:19 p.m.: Sherrill City Commission meeting of Sept. 99:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.: Madison County Board of Supervisors meeting of Sept. 10

Wednesday, Sept. 18

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and […]

Brindisi: We need to protect our rural communities by keeping housing affordable

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

As many rural communities struggle with affordable housing, Brindisi backs law to protect affordable options

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) supported legislation to maintain and protect affordable housing across rural communities. Brindisi supported the Strategy and Investment in Rural Housing Preservation Act of 2019. This legislation permanently establishes the USDA Multifamily Housing […]

Sullivan Town Supervisor John Becker endorsed by CSEA

Sullivan Town Supervisor and Madison County Board of Supervisors Chairman John Becker announced that he has been endorsed for re-election by CSEA.

This employee organization represents many Madison County government employees.

In their letter of endorsement, CSEA Region 5 President and CSEA Region 5 PAC Chair David Lee stated, “This endorsement acknowledges your interests […]

Brindisi to hold office hours across district

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Rep. Anthony Brindisi will host mobile office and other opportunities at the following upcoming events:

Boonville Mobile Office Hours Thursday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon Boonville Municipal Building 13149 State Route 12, Boonville

Service Academy Nomination Information Night Tuesday, Sept. 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Onondaga Community […]

PAC 99 schedule week of Sept. 8, 2019

Tuesday, Sept. 10

2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Oneida Common Council meeting of Sept. 39:38 a.m., 2:38 p.m. and 7:38 p.m.: Town of Sullivan Board meeting of Sept. 410:35 a.m., 3:35 p.m. and 8:35 p.m.: The Hazel Carpenter Home – An Opening into the Past

Wednesday, Sept. 11

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 […]

Syracuse International Airport announces annual, regular meeting dates

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority announced that Syracuse Hancock International Airport will host its annual meeting at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, in the SRAA Board Room, located at the airport.

The SRAA will unveil the 2019 annual report to the community during the meeting. The report will highlight the accomplishments made by […]

Lebanon officials to discuss 2020 town budget Sept. 9, 2019

Possible tax cap override and status of road projects also to be discussed

Submitted by Supervisor James Goldstein

Town of Lebanon officials will discuss 2020 budget challenges and possible override of the town tax cap at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9, due to state actions that have caused loss of revenue for 2019.

The meeting […]

Brindisi and Sherrill Manufacturing announce major push for SPOONSS Act legislation to secure more jobs in Oneida County

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Brindisi: When choosing between supporting and creating American jobs over Chinese jobs—I’ll choose hard working Americans every time

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) joined Sherrill Manufacturing Employees today to demand Congress include his bipartisan Support Procurement of our Nation’s Stainless Steel Act in the National Defense Authorization Act conference bill.

Brindisi successfully amended the House […]

PAC 99 schedule week of Sept. 1, 2019

Tuesday, Sept. 3

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Canastota village and town of Lenox Joint meeting of Aug. 1910:01 a.m., 3:01 p.m. and 8:01 p.m.: Village of Canastota Board of Trustees meeting of Aug. 1910:45 a.m., 3:45 p.m. and 8:45 p.m.: Vietnam veterans recognition at the Madison County WAVEM Memorial Aug. 29 […]