Board Approves Canal Boat Purchase

By Margo Frink

(Town of Lenox, Oct. 2012) At its Oct. 8 meeting, the Lenox Town Board unanimously agreed to allow town Supervisor Rocco DiVeronica to place a purchase offer of $5,000 on a canal boat that was built in 1911 in Baldwinsville and was used as a passenger boat on the Erie Canal. The […]

Town to Purchase Canal Boat

By Margo Frink

(Town of Lenox, NY – Sept. 2012) A 35-foot canal boat that has been for sale in Oneida was once again a topic at the Lenox Town Board meeting. Lenox Supervisor Rocco J. DiVeronca has discussed the canal boat at previous meetings and asked the board to consider its purchase.

At the […]

Lenox Highway Roof to be Replaced

By Margo Frink

(Town of Lenox, NY – Aug. 2012) On Aug. 10 the town of Lenox held an emergency meeting at 3 p.m. regarding asbestos abatement at the highway garage. The board approved $20,000 for the project that includes replacing the roof.

After Abscope Environmental Inc. completes the abatement (removal of the old roof), […]

Canastota Lenox Hold Joint Meeting

Sidewalks, recreation and flooding addressed

By Margo Frink

(Canastota, NY – July 2012) There were several items on the agenda for a joint meeting between the village of Canastota and the town of Lenox held July 9 at the Municipal Building.

Lenox Supervisor Rocco DiVeronica said there is a problem with flooding for residents living […]

Lenox Residents Ask for Moratorium on Gas Drilling

By Margo Frink

(Town of Lenox, NY – Jan. 9) Several town residents approached the Lenox Town Board with a petition signed by more than 200 residents asking for moratorium to prevent hydrofracking in the township.

“We are asking that you do not allow drilling for one year until everyone can be educated in the […]