LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — At its September 29 monthly meeting, the Town of Cochecton Planning Board addressed three of the most contested topics to come before it in recent years: the Stanzoni Lake Huntington campground proposal; the six-month moratorium on commercial solar installations; and follow-up on Cochecton Self Storage, LLC.
PORT JERVIS, NY — Tom King, president of the New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, went to the Port Jervis Common Council meeting on October 3 to present his case for holding the association’s annual meeting next spring in Port Jervis.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) voted October 6 to award $36,280 in fiscal year 2017 Technical Assistance Grants (TAG) for seven projects that help fulfill goals of the River Management Plan for the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River.
MONTICELLO, NY — At a meeting of the Sullivan County General Services Committee on October 5, county clerk Dan Briggs told legislators that penalties for using electronic devices while driving have increased substantially.
Scenic Byway Visitor Center funding denied
ALBANY, NY — The New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) has informed the Upper Delaware Scenic Byway (UDSB) that funding for the proposed visitors center in Narrowsburg has been denied.
HONESDALE, PA — To an agenda laced with 2017 budget preparation, the October 10 meeting of the Honesdale Borough Council added progress reports on three sizeable long-term projects: the proposed hospital expansion; the Central Park veterans’ memorial; and renovation of the borough’s Fair Avenue public swimming-pool complex.
NARROWSBURG, NY — A parade featuring the 85-piece marching band from Wallenpaupack Area School marched through Narrowsburg on October 8 as part of the second annual Honeybee Fest.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — John Ogozalek has been teaching for 29 years, and this election year he is teaching Social Studies to four classes of seniors, and he also has an eighth grade class.
TOWN OF THOMPSON, NY — With the new hotel for the Adelaar Resort and Montreign Casino being erected nearby, hundreds of community leaders and residents turned out on October 5 for a ground-breaking ceremony for a new facility of the Catskill Regional Medical Group.