Tag: Mike Ferrara

ITT Goulds will close foundry in Seneca Falls: Company says manufacturing to remain, but local officials cautiously watching situation

ITT Goulds will close foundry in Seneca Falls: Company says manufacturing to remain, as local officials watch cautiously

The Seneca Falls Operation of ITT Goulds Pumps is about to shift gears. Due to intense domestic and international competition, the company has analyzed ways to reposition the Seneca Falls business to remain competitive. With investments in lean manufacturing, machining, machine guarding, ... MORE
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Seneca Falls Town Board looks at comprehensive plan overhaul, honor longtime employee

The Town of Seneca Falls may begin updating its Comprehensive Plan as early as next year. At last night’s Town Board meeting, this issue originated at the passing of two new Local Laws, which provided updates to the planning and zoning departments ... MORE
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Seneca Falls Town Board grants SMI permit, establishes town manager position: Full recap of February meeting

For over two years, the Seneca Falls Town Board has mulled over a motion to grant the Seneca Meadows Landfill a permit to operate. Last night the motion passed in a matter of minutes. In a packed room of about 50 people, ... MORE
What’s next with Huntington Building in Seneca Falls? Construction not yet underway, per officials

What’s next with Huntington Building in Seneca Falls? Construction not yet underway, per officials

What’s happening with the Huntington Building in Seneca Falls? That question has been posed to the newsroom a handful of times- especially since work appeared to begin on the property a few weeks ago. Earlier in the winter, before that work began, ... MORE
Seneca Falls Town Board cannot decide on engineering firm, decision could come next month

Seneca Falls Town Board cannot decide on engineering firm, decision could come next month

There are three options on the table, but the Seneca Falls Town Board was unable to make a decision at last week’s meeting on who will serve as consulting engineers. The board has three proposals from Barton & Loguidice, MRB Group, and ... MORE
Varick Supervisor Robert Hayssen chosen to lead Seneca County Board of Supervisors in 2021 (video)

Varick Supervisor Robert Hayssen chosen to lead Seneca County Board of Supervisors in 2021 (video)

There was no debate during the Seneca County Board of Supervisors reorganizational meeting, but Varick Supervisor Robert Hayssen secured another term as Chair during its annual reorganizational meeting. Waterloo Supervisor Don Trout also received a nomination. The final vote would be 471-274 ... MORE
Seneca Falls Town Board votes 3-2 to oppose Seneca Meadows expansion: Supervisor says he’s not convinced SMI will go away in 2025

Seneca Falls Town Board opposes landfill expansion, but supervisor not convinced company will walk away in 2025

During a meeting held Tuesday, January 5th the Seneca Falls Town Board voted 3-2 asking the DEC to deny Seneca Meadows’ permit request to expand its landfill. The vote, which fell along party lines, featured Democrats David DeLelys, Doug Avery, and Steve ... MORE
Supervisors push IDA leader for answers on former Hillside property sale to Martin

Supervisors push IDA leader for answers on former Hillside property sale to Martin (video)

The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency was well-represented at Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors’ Government Operations Committee Meeting, which was held at the County Office Building. Executive Director Sarah Davis, who came into that role this year, was present along with two other ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Doug Avery, Mike Ferrara face off to lead Seneca Falls (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Doug Avery, Mike Ferrara face off to lead Seneca Falls beyond 2020 (podcast)

There are two candidates facing off in Seneca Falls for the opportunity to lead the Town Board, which has been subject of a lot of controversy over the last four years. As Election Day approaches, and early voting begins – both candidates ... MORE