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INSIDE THE FLX: Canandaigua mayor talks strategic plan for 2024 (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Canandaigua mayor talks strategic plan for 2024 (podcast)
What are the biggest issues facing the City of Canandaigua as Council looks ahead to forging a new path for residents? The City's draft strategic plan for 2024 outlines the most-crucial items - including housing, ... 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: Discussing workforce development efforts in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Discussing workforce development efforts in the Finger Lakes (podcast)
What's being done to address the workforce shortage in the Finger Lakes? Unemployment rates are historically low. Most counties in the region reporting 3.5-4.25% jobless rates. That means employers are competing for a smaller pool ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: How is Cayuga Co. preparing for the solar eclipse? (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: How is Cayuga Co. preparing for the solar eclipse? (podcast)
How is the Cayuga County Sheriff's Office preparing for the Total Solar Eclipse in less than two weeks? In our monthly chat with Sheriff Brian Schenck, we dive into the work his team is taking ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Day of Play preview at Montezuma and looking ahead to annual benefit (podcast)

Dry weather having impact on some things, but Montezuma Wetlands Complex isn’t concerned
It's the end of the month and that means time for our regular chat with Montezuma Audubon Director Chris Lajewski, who joined us in-studio to talk all things birds. There are several events coming to ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Mayor Palumbo talks red light cameras, city housing, and AIM funding (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Mayor Palumbo talks red light cameras, city housing, and AIM funding (podcast)
Today on Inside the FLX we’re talking with Canandaigua Mayor Bob Palumbo after their March 7, 2024 meeting. While a resolution to move forward with a red light camera proposal won headlines — Mayor Palumbo ... 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: What’s happening this spring at Montezuma Audubon Center? (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: What's happening this spring at Montezuma Audubon Center? (podcast)
It's early-March and that means its time for our monthly chat with Montezuma Audubon Director Chris Lajewski. He's here to talk bird migration, the seasonal changes taking place at the Montezuma Wildlife Refuge, as well ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Auburn Mayor Giannettino talks homeless shelter, state funding, and protecting Owasco Lake (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Auburn Mayor Giannettino talks homeless shelter, state funding, and protecting Owasco Lake (podcast)
On Episode #477 of Inside the FLX we get an update from Auburn Mayor Jimmy Giannettino on the first two months of his administration. He's taking part in a new series where we talk monthly ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Discussing proposed Geneva ReUse Center (podcast)

Public meeting set to talk proposed Geneva ReUse Center: How would it work?
Geneva is set to discuss the creation of a ReUse Center aimed at reducing landfill waste during a public meeting on February 26 at the Geneva Community Center. The initiative, a collaboration between the City ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Finger Lakes 211 Life Line serves thousands daily (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Finger Lakes 211 Life Line serves thousands daily (podcast)
Deb Turner has led the Finger Lakes region's 211 Lifeline program for many years. It's a program dedicated to connecting people to services - dozens of them - across the region. She was in-studio this ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Mental health first aid classes coming soon (podcast)

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Educating people about the mental health crisis often feels academic. It's been labeled a crisis by experts who work in the field, but a new two-day training opportunity that's open to the public across the ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Yates County Sheriff Ryan talks recruiting, operational challenges for law enforcement (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Yates County Sheriff Ryan talks recruiting, operational challenges for law enforcement (podcast)
Yates County Sheriff Frank Ryan is the first new leader of the sheriff's office there in more than three decades. What does it take to lead a department that's been headed by the same person ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Hammondsport Superintendent Kyle Bower talks losses in proposed NYS budget (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Hammondsport Superintendent Kyle Bower talks losses in proposed NYS budget (podcast)
Among the most-controversial items inside Governor Kathy Hochul's 2024-25 proposed state budget are massive cuts to school aid. Among the most-staggering cuts in the Finger Lakes - Penn Yan losing $2.2 million, Watkins Glen losing ... 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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INSIDE THE FLX: Summer Johnson sets sights on improving Marion (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Summer Johnson sets sights on improving Marion (podcast)
When Summer Johnson ran for Marion Town Supervisor, she did so knowing that the community her family calls home needed someone dedicated. "I was called to action," Johnson said of her decision to run. In ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: New Seneca Co. Sheriff Tim Thompson talks goals, leadership, and challenges in law enforcement (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: New Seneca Co. Sheriff Tim Thompson talks goals, leadership, and challenges in law enforcement (podcast)
Earlier this month Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson became one of the youngest sheriffs in New York. That doesn’t make him less experienced than some other law enforcement leaders in the region, though. Sheriff Thompson ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo talks retirement and future of education (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo talks retirement and future of education (podcast)
After nearly two decades in the Auburn Enlarged City School District, Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo will retire in January. The announcement came earlier this month at a board of education meeting, in which he said it ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Cayuga Co. Legislature Chair McNabb-Coleman talks migrant emergency order, office building damage, and economic development (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Cayuga Co. Legislature Chair McNabb-Coleman talks migrant emergency order, office building damage, and economic development (podcast)
Today we kick off a new series featuring monthly one-on-one conversations with elected leaders from around the Finger Lakes and Central New York. Aileen McNabb-Coleman was re-elected to a new term last fall, and during ... more
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