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 […]

Morrisville Lions Club Entertain at Crouse Community Center

Submitted by Steve Jones

(Morrisville, NY – April 2013) On March 21 the Morrisville Lions Club met at Crouse Community Center in Morrisville. This has become an annual event for the club and dates back at least 30 years to when the Club would visit the old Gerritt Smith Infirmary in Eaton and cook pancakes […]

Lebanon: Board Petitioned for Moratorium

(Randallsville, Lebanon, NY – Sept. 2012) Lebanon Town Board members were the recipients of about 61 signatures on petitions requesting a moratorium on natural gas development and [hydraulic fracturing] at their monthly town board meeting Aug. 13. Board members also had a dialogue with members of the Amish community about complaints the highway superintendent has […]

Town of Hamilton: Stenographer Sought, Impact of Gas Development Discussed

By Chris Rossi

(Hamilton, NY – Aug. 2012) The Aug. 9 Hamilton Town Council meeting was held in the Village Court House to accommodate a presentation by our town attorney.

We transacted our usual town business, approving bills and discussing bids for sand and fuel oil.

We were updated on road repairs around […]

Town Board to Discuss Possible Local Laws on Natural Gas Activity

(Randallsville, Lebanon, NY – June 2012) Lebanon town officials agreed to invite environmental attorneys David and Helen Slottje, the architects of a current local law being used by local municipalities to ban natural gas development in Upstate New York. Supervisor Jim Goldstein said he hopes to host a meeting on the issues of a […]

Miller Road in Need of Repair

Weather Uncooperative, Delaying Start of Usual Summer Road Work

By Martha E. Conway

(Town of Stockbridge, NY – May 2, 2011) A Miller Road resident reported to the Stockbridge Town Council that the blacktop on her road – for which she paid half, she said – had at least a 15-foot section gouged and chewed […]

Stockbridge: Reorganization Meeting Held

By Martha E. Conway

(Town of Stockbridge – Jan. 3, 2010) The Stockbridge Town Council held its reorganization meeting last week. After making the necessary annual appointments and designations, the board tackled its regular agenda.

* Supervisor Alexander Stepanski reported there has been no response on bills sent for repairs made to a Middle Road […]