SOMAC Presents to Hamilton Town Council

(Hamilton, NY -May 2013) Our April Hamilton Town Council meeting opened with public comments and information on the recent Earlville elections, with Mayor William Excel and trustees Moore and Hayes retaining their positions.

In addition to updates on roadwork around town, Highway Superintendent Bert Glazier reported on an increase in state Consolidated Highway Improvement Program […]

Lebanon Board Approves Negotiations for Road Use Law

(Town of Lebanon, Randallsville, NY- April 2013) Lebanon town board members authorized Supervisor Jim Goldstein and attorney Steven Jones to enter into negotiations with Delta Engineering for the purpose of entering a contract to develop a road use law.

Lebanon officials also took comment from concerned members of the Georgetown ambulance squad and the Eaton […]

Lebanon Board Hears Road Use Proposal, Discusses Justice, Reviews Sand Bids

(Town of Lebanon, NY – March 2013) Lebanon town officials discussed a potential road use law proposal with Delta Engineering of Vernon that could involve a coalition of Madison and Chenango county towns anticipating high-impact road traffic projects in the future, heard a proposal by SOMAC for the town to consider a referendum on a […]

PCD Thanks Community for Support

To the Editor:

(Hamilton, NY – Oct. 2012) On behalf of the Partnership for Community Development and the Festival Committee, I would like to thank everyone who helped make the recent Great Chocolate Train Wreck Festival such a tremendous success.

We are especially grateful to all of the volunteers who took time out of their […]

Thanks Hamilton Cruisin’ Supporters

To the Editor:

(Hamilton, NY – Sept. 2012) We would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to those who made the 2012 edition of Hamilton’s Cruisin’ such a wonderful success.

First, a big thanks to Mayor Margaret Miller and the Hamilton Village Board of Trustees for giving us permission to close off […]

Seeks Seat on Hamilton Village Board

To the Editor:

(Hamilton, NY – June 2012) I am writing to ask the voters of Hamilton for their vote Tuesday, June 19, for the one-year term of village trustee. In February, Mayor Margaret Miller appointed me to fill the vacant seat on the Board of Trustees resulting from Anne Clauss’ resignation; the June 19 […]

Supports Cooper in Hamilton

To the Editor:

(Hamilton, NY – June 2012) A year ago, I wrote a letter supporting Sam Cooper for his first attempt to become a village trustee. I wrote that his work in four out-of-town school districts was the reason why he had limited involvement in local activities. I described how his responsibilities for operating […]

Lura, Servedio and Pangallo Offer Choice

 

Pictured from left are Dominick Pangallo, Russell Lura and Jennifer Servedio.

(Hamilton, NY) The Village of Hamilton Democratic Caucus in early May nominated candidates for all three Village Trustee openings to be elected on June 19, 2012. On the Democratic line on the ballot, with the party symbol of a star, will be […]

This is a War, a Guerrilla War

 

Think Local

By Chris Hoffman

(Madison, Hamilton, NY – March 2012) On the evening of March 21, a large group of residents from the Towns of Madison and Hamilton and the Village of Hamilton met to discuss strategy for opposing the proposed Rolling Upland Hills Wind Farm (RUHWF). The speaker for the evening […]