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Ontario supervisors hear update on COVID, praise county workers, and move through 67 resolutions during meeting

Positivity, praise, and protection were the tones set by the Ontario County Board of Supervisors meeting on Thursday night. With the absence of Supervisor Venuti, Supervisor Lighfoote, and Supervisor Greg Bendzlowicz, who resigned on January 8, the Supervisors moved through the 67 ... MORE
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Ontario County passes 2022 budget

After cutting spending by $17 million last year, Ontario County Supervisors have taken a step toward normalcy with the passage of a $256 million spending plan for Fiscal 2022. The Finger Lakes Times reports the budget increases spending by 6.5% over the ... MORE
Now that Sheriff Kevin Henderson is officially out of office, when will he be replaced?

Now that Sheriff Kevin Henderson is officially out of office, when will he be replaced?

Ontario County’s newest task is to appoint an interim sheriff following the resignation of Sheriff Kevin Henderson and Undersheriff David Frasca. The goal is to have the position filled by the end of the month. According to the Daily Messenger, Ontario County ... MORE
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Sexual harassment claims against Sheriff Kevin Henderson will be investigated by Ontario County Board of Supervisors

The first Ontario County Board of Supervisors meeting since Sheriff Kevin Henderson’s resignation announcement was held. According to News 8, leaders said allegations of misconduct made towards him would be investigated. The investigation is to see if there is more going on ... MORE
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Sheriff Kevin Henderson will resign, attorneys for Ontario County say

Sheriff Kevin Henderson will resign. That was the takeaway from a meeting held by the special committee continuing an investigation into issues at the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office during his tenure. The committee was provided an update from its outside legal counsel ... MORE
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What supervisors will serve on committee to investigate allegations against Sheriff Henderson in Ontario County?

It’s been just a few days since the Ontario County Board of Supervisors shored up a special committee and launched a probe into Sheriff Kevin Henderson’s administration, amid months of complaints and HR issues. The entire ordeal, which has been playing out ... MORE
Ontario County Board of Supervisors set to investigate alleged wrongdoing by Ontario County Sheriff Kevin Henderson

Ontario County Board of Supervisors set to investigate alleged wrongdoing by Sheriff Kevin Henderson

The Ontario County Board of Supervisors held its first public meeting since allegations of sexual harassment and other wrongdoings surfaced within the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office. Originally intended to be mostly in executive session it was modified to include a public portion, ... MORE
Ontario County Board of Supervisors Holds Public Hearing on Third Party Food Delivery Service Fees and Moves Forward with Occupancy Tax Increases

Board of Supervisors holds hearing on delivery service fees, moves forward with occupancy tax increases

On Thursday, April 1 the Ontario County Board of Supervisors met for its regular monthly meeting. During the session, the Board held a public hearing regarding a proposed public law to limit the fees that can be charged by third-party delivery services ... MORE
Ontario County Board of Supervisors Approves 39 Resolutions Without Discussion or Debate

Ontario supervisors approve 39 resolutions without discussion or debate at monthly meeting

The Ontario County Board of Supervisors met for a regular meeting on April 1, 2021. During the meeting, the Board continued its long-standing process of blocking resolutions into groups for consideration. The Board considered and unanimously approved 39 resolutions without discussion or ... MORE
Victor Supervisor Jack Marren reappointed to lead Ontario County Board of Supervisors again

Victor Supervisor Jack Marren reappointed to lead Ontario County Board of Supervisors again

Victor Town Supervisor Jack Marren was reappointed chair of the Ontario County Board of Supervisors. The board met last week to reorganize. He appointed Canadice Supervisor Kris Singer as vice chair for 2021. She plans to retire after this year. Marren recently ... MORE
Marren: Preparation was crucial in Ontario County’s response to COVID-19 ramifications

Marren: Preparation was crucial in Ontario County’s response to COVID-19 consequences

Ontario County Board of Supervisors Chairman Jack Marren says that keeping the County- as well as its staff- safe during the Coronavirus Pandemic was a priority if they wanted to find success. He says the Board knew it was going to be ... MORE
Ontario County tightens up budget before approval:

Ontario County tightens up budget: Cuts spending by $17M to prevent major tax hike

Given the economic uncertainty of the moment – Ontario County has opted to move forward with a spending plan that is $17 million smaller than the one inked last year. The Board of Supervisors met this week and unanimously approved a $223 ... MORE
Ontario County Board of Supervisors Approves 49 Resolutions  At May 7, 2020 Meeting Despite Public Being Excluded

Supervisors approve 49 resolutions at Ontario County meeting despite public being excluded

The Ontario County Board of Supervisors met May 7th for their regular monthly meeting. The meeting was held via WebEx conference call due to the COVID-19 crisis. For the second month in a row, the public and media were excluded from the ... MORE
CITIZENS & MEDIA EXCLUDED FROM ONTARiO COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING AGAIN

Public excluded from Ontario County BOS meeting after incorrect, broken links placed on County website

The Ontario County Board of Supervisors was scheduled to hold its regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. The meeting occurred via WebEx conference call due to the COVID-19 crisis. For the second month in a row, both residents and the media ... MORE
Ontario County Board of Supervisors implements hiring freeze at lengthy meeting

Ontario County Board of Supervisors implements hiring freeze

The Ontario County Board of Supervisors met Thursday making significant moves amid concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Board originally planned to meet at the Finger Lakes Community College, but the meeting was held online via the WebEx conferencing service due to ... MORE