Category: Fair Haven

U.S. Rep Katko’s bill to expand rural access to federal disaster aid moves closer to House vote

U.S. Rep Katko’s bill to expand rural access to federal disaster aid moves closer to House vote

U.S. Rep. John Katko’s bill to secure federal disaster aid for rural communities is moving towards a House vote. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee pushed the legislation forward on Thursday, April 28. Katko’s bill aims improve access to federal disaster relief ... MORE
Two projects to repair boat launches begin in Fair Haven

Two projects to repair boat launches begin in Fair Haven

Construction is underway on two flood resiliency projects in in the village of Fair Haven. The new projects include $1 million towards upgrades to the King Street boat launch on the west side of Little Sodus Bay and $250,000 to repair the ... MORE
Army Corps of Engineers awards contract for Little Sodus Bay pier repairs

Army Corps of Engineers awards contract for Little Sodus Bay pier repairs

The Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $3.3 million dollar contract to a Rochester firm to make repairs to the west pier at Little Sodus Bay in Fair Haven in Cayuga County. Crane-Hogan Structural Systems was awarded the contract last week ... MORE
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Cayuga County winery wins at Syracuse Area Music Awards

Cayuga County’s Colloca Estate Winery won an award at the Syracuse Area Music Awards (SAMMYs) this past Friday. The SAMMYs took place March 3 and 4, 2022 at the Palace Theatre in Syracuse, according to The Citizen. There, Colloca Estate Winery won ... MORE
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Infrastructure bill includes $10M for repairs to West Pier in Fair Haven

As part of the bipartisan infrastructure bill signed by President Biden last year, Fair Haven will get $10 million dollars for repairs to West Pier on Little Sodus Bay. The funding was announced in a news release by Senators Chuck Schumer and ... MORE
Colloca Estate Winery will have a dinner in celebration of its expansion

Colloca Estate Winery will have a dinner in celebration of its expansion

The Colloca Estate Winery has doubled the size of its vineyard after adding over 13 acres of additional vines. The expansion adds Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Cab Franc and Pinot Gris. A six course Summer Wine Pairing Dinner will be prepared on Sept ... MORE
Forum Wednesday night at Fair Haven Fire Hall to discuss commercial water bottling business’ impact

Forum Wednesday night at Fair Haven Fire Hall to discuss commercial water bottling business’ impact

A forum will be held Wednesday night, Aug. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Fair Haven Fire Hall for a discussion about a commercial water bottling business that residents are concerned will impact the area. Town board candidates Joan Kelley, Charles Krul, ... MORE
DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as rural communities struggle economically (podcast)

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as communities struggle economically (podcast)

Keith Cuttler spends most of his days thinking about ways to get crucial medical services to the most-vulnerable parts of the Cayuga County. It’s been an evolving challenge, since coming into his role with a crucial local provider in 2016. “The client ... MORE
Three businesses pay $50 fines for violating COVID-related orders in Cayuga County

Three businesses pay $50 fines for violating COVID-related orders in Cayuga County

Three businesses paid $50 fines for violating food service guidelines connected to the Coronavirus Pandemic response in New York State, according to health officials in Cayuga County. McDonald’s and Namisniak’s Restaurant, both located in Auburn, as well as Michelle’s Pizzeria in Fair ... MORE
Officials unveil $2.5M upgrades at Fair Haven Beach State Park

Officials unveil $2.5M upgrades at Fair Haven Beach State Park

On Tuesday, officials cut the ribbon on ‘phase one’ of resiliency upgrades at Fair Haven Beach State Park in Cayuga County. The project, which is helped by the Resiliency and Economic Development Initiative, is restoring many areas of the park. “We launched ... MORE
Serious crash shuts down part of Rt. 104 in Fair Haven

Serious crash shuts down part of Rt. 104 in Cayuga County

First responders were called to a serious crash during the late-afternoon hours in Cayuga County. The call came in as a car vs. tractor-trailer, and shut down part of Route 104 in Fair Haven, according to a traffic alert. A helicopter was ... MORE
Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County E-911 has some staffing issues that it needs to resolve. At least that was the pitch heard by the Cayuga County Legislature this week when they met. E-911 Administrator Denise Spingler addressed the legislators at a meeting on Wednesday – ... MORE
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Sheriff: Deadly snowmobile crash under investigation in Cayuga County

Sheriff Brian Schenck says his office is investigating a fatal snowmobile accident that happened around 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday in Fairhaven. He says investigation shows that 54-year-old Rodney Turner, of Red Creek was operating a snowmobile on a frozen section of Little ... MORE
Felony charge filed after arrest made in Cayuga County burglary

Felony charge filed after arrest made in Cayuga County burglary

Sheriff Brian Schenck reports an arrest following a residential burglary, which occurred on Sunday around 4:45 p.m. in the village of Fair Haven. The Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office says the crime was reported by the homeowner who was out of town in ... MORE
Struggling Lake Ontario communities awarded state money to fight flooding losses

Millions coming to Cayuga County shoreline as part of REDI effort led by Gov. Cuomo

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the state is providing $43 million to advance 31 projects in Oswego and Cayuga counties as part of the first round of funding under the Lake Ontario Resiliency and Economic Development Initiative. Governor Cuomo launched REDI in May ... MORE