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INSIDE THE FLX: Geneva mayor talks June meeting, Trinity development news, and more (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Geneva mayor talks June meeting, Trinity development news, and more (podcast)
Today on episode #500 of Inside the FLX we're sitting down with Geneva Mayor Steve Valentino to talk about last week's City Council meeting, as well as a number of the biggest stories from the ... more
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What’s next for Family Dollar in Geneva after closure?

What's next for Family Dollar in Geneva after closure?
How about adding a grocery store to the city of Geneva? That question has been long-debated, and many in the community have wished for a grocery store away from Hamilton Street, and closer to the ... more
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Geneva City Council holds June meeting (webcast)

Geneva City Council holds June meeting (webcast)
Geneva City Council held its June meeting on Wednesday (6/5) at City Hall. It was the city's sixth full meeting of the year. It was streamed on YouTube and can be watched in-full below. Click ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Geneva mayor talks assessments, short-term rentals, and housing projects (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Geneva mayor talks assessments, short-term rentals, and housing projects (podcast)
On episode #493 of Inside the FLX we're talking with Geneva Mayor Steve Valentino about a busy May meeting, which featured a vote to spend more time working through the proposal to regulate short-term rentals ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Geneva Mayor talks police chief resignation, short-term rentals, and 5&20 construction (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Geneva Mayor talks police chief resignation, short-term rentals, and 5&20 construction (podcast)
On this episode of Inside the FLX we're joined by Geneva Mayor Steve Valentino to discuss the last month's action. We kicked off with the breaking news about Chief Matthew Colton's resignation, and get the ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Mayor Valentino talks paddlecraft pilot, reassessments, and changeover in city clerk’s office (podcast)

Winners and losers in new Geneva city budget
On Wednesday Geneva City Council held its regularly scheduled meeting for the month of March. And as part of our continued series connecting residents to local, elected leaders - Mayor Steve Valentino joined us via ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Mayor Valentino gives update from February city council meeting

INSIDE THE FLX: Mayor Valentino gives update from February city council meeting
On Wednesday, February 7, Geneva City Council held it's monthly meeting. Mayor Steve Valentino said the agenda looked light from the outside, but explained a couple key actions taken by Council during that session. He ... more
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Geneva City Council votes down short-term rental proposal 6-2

Property assessments create concerns for residents in Geneva as values spike
Geneva City Council voted down a proposal to limit the locations of short-term rentals within the city on last week. Ward 1 Councilor Chris Lavin, who advocated for the restrictions, cited the negative impacts these ... more
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EXCLUSIVE: Valentino says search for Geneva’s next police chief will be expedited, led by city manager

In Rambling Divided Work Session The Geneva City Council Leans Towards  Joint Policy Accountability Board-Geneva Police Department Investigations
The City of Geneva is looking for a new police chief. According to a press release from the city, as of March 29, Matthew Colton, who had been on leave for most of 2024 while ... more
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Geneva City Council debates work sessions vs. sub-committees: What’s the best way to govern?

Geneva City Council will interview Ward 6 candidates on Tuesday
What's the most-effective way to legislate at the city-level? That question is central in a debate around streamlining the process for adding items to Geneva City Council agendas. Mayor Steve Valentino said he'd like to ... more
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FOIL response: Geneva police chief remains on paid leave as personnel investigation continues

FOIL response: Geneva police chief remains on paid leave as personnel investigation continues
Geneva’s police chief remains on paid administrative leave.  That statement came from City Manager Amie Hendrix on Monday after FingerLakes1.com received documents from a Freedom of Information Law request filed on January 10, 2024. Matthew ... more
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Geneva: Revenue building, lake tunnel upgrades, and stormwater improvements in the works

Geneva: Revenue building, lake tunnel upgrades, and stormwater improvements in the works
Geneva Mayor Steve Valentino says he is cautiously optimistic about 2024 after Geneva City Council's second regular meeting of the year. “Barring any pandemic, social unrest, or police reform challenges that this council run into, ... more
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Geneva City Council February 2024 Regular Meeting (webcast)

Geneva City Council February 2024 Regular Meeting (webcast)
The Geneva City Council gathered for their regular monthly meeting at City Hall on Wednesday evening, February 7th, 2024. Full meeting video appears below ... more
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Poll sites and early voting information for Geneva’s Ward 6 special election

Geneva City Council holds off on new HWS payment proposal
Residents of Geneva are gearing up for a Special Election to fill the vacant City Councilor seat for Ward 6. This election, set for Tuesday, March 12, 2024, comes after Governor Kathy Hochul’s proclamation. The ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Peter Gillotte talks campaign for Geneva City Council in Ward 4

FLX CANDIDATES: Peter Gillotte talks campaign for Geneva City Council in Ward 4
Today we continue our series previewing local elections by catching up with one of the candidates running for Geneva City Council. Peter Gillotte hopes to represent residents in Ward 4 when a new city council ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Cassie Sneider shares goals for City Council as campaign continues in Ward 2

FLX CANDIDATES: Cassie Sneider shares goals for City Council as campaign continues in Ward 2
On this edition of FLX Today we continue our series previewing local elections catching up with one of the candidates running for Geneva City Council. Cassie Sneider is running in Ward 2 as a Democrat, ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Chris Lavin talks need for civil city council, proactive approach to issues that align with Geneva’s reality

FLX CANDIDATES: Chris Lavin talks need for civil city council, proactive approach to issues that align with Geneva's reality
Today we continue our series previewing local elections across the Finger Lakes by talking with one of the candidates running for Geneva City Council. Chris Lavin is widely known around the city as the director ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Wil Wolf talks about opportunities to attract young people as tourism economy grows in Geneva

FLX CANDIDATES: Wil Wolf talks about opportunities to attract young people as tourism economy grows in Geneva
Today we continue our series previewing local elections across the Finger Lakes by talking with one of the candidates running for Geneva City Council. Wil Wolf moved to Geneva a little more than a decade ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: James Petropoulos says civility leads way in his campaign for Geneva City Council

FLX CANDIDATES: James Petropoulos says civility leads way in his campaign for Geneva City Council
Editor’s Note: If you are a candidate and would like to be featured in this series send an email to [email protected] to schedule a time ahead of Election Day. If you’d like to see all ... more
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