Madison County Department of Solid Waste to host two document shredding events

A resident gets help with documents to be shredded at the April 21 free Safe Pill Collection and Document Shredding event at the Landfill on Buyea Road, town of Lincoln. File photo.

The Madison County Department of Solid Waste invites residents to attend their free Fall document shredding events this October. There will be […]

Blanchard endorsed by multiple unions

The Greater Syracuse Labor Council has joined The Central New York Labor Council and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 43 in offering their endorsements to Scott Blanchard in his candidacy for the Lenox Town Council. 

Blanchard, a lifelong resident of Canastota and Canastota Central School District graduate, is currently employed as […]

Scott Blanchard Running for Lenox Town Council

The Democratic Party, Independence Party and Working Families Party have endorsed Scott Blanchard as their candidate for Lenox Town Council. Blanchard, a lifelong resident of Canastota and Canastota Central School District graduate, is currently employed as a 10th grade English teacher for the Utica City School District.

“I grew up in this community, and […]

PAC 99 schedule week of Sept. 22, 2019

Monday, Sept. 23

2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Canastota School Board of Education meeting of Sept. 109:50 a.m., 2:50 p.m. and 7:50 p.m.: Emancipation Day at Gerrit Smith Estate – Donna Dorrance Burdick “Harriet Russell, From Enslaved to Freedom”10:37 a.m., 3:37 p.m. and 8:37 p.m.: Emancipation Day at Gerrit Smith Estate – Dr. Kate […]

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 […]