Supervisor Responds to Recent Criticisms

(Town of DeRuyter, NY – Nov. 2012) Recently, the Town Board became the target of serious criticism by one individual in an editorial. Although this individual’s heart is in the right place, the criticisms have become more extreme as the integrity of town officials and the legal advice of the town attorney have been called […]

County Work Group Hosts Natural Gas Information Exchange


Pictured from left are natural gas information exchange panel members Supervisor Roger D. Bradstreet (D – Nelson), chairman of the Madison County Natural Gas Development Working Group; Supervisor Darrin P. Ball (R – Lincoln), Madison County Farm Bureau President Darrell Griff; Madison County Soil & Water Conservation District Manager Steve Lorraine; EmKey Resources […]

DeRuyter Implements Meeting Code of Conduct for Public

By Martha E. Conway

(DeRuyter, NY – May 10, 2012) The DeRuyter Town Board adopted the rules for decorum at its May 10 meeting. The action was taken to encourage orderly participation by members of the public in attendance for contentious issues.

“These rules were largely borrowed from the town of Manlius and are designed […]