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Sinicropi, Laskoski make it a Republican sweep in Seneca Falls Town Council race

The unofficial results are posted in the Seneca Falls Town Council race where two seats were up for grabs on Tuesday night. Republicans Frank Sinicropi and Kaitlyn Laskoski unseated incumbant Democrats Doug Avery and Dave Delelys pending absentee ballots. After the votes ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: Town of Seneca Falls Public Hearing at 6:00 PM (webcast)

WATCH: Seneca Falls Town Council February 2021 Meeting (webcast)

A Public Hearing before the Town Board of the Town of Seneca Falls will be held Tuesday evening at 6:00 pm regarding the adoption of proposed Local Law #4 of the Town of Seneca Falls for the year 2021. This local law ... 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
Seneca Falls Town Board hears from Boston doctor about landfill odor during visit (video)

Seneca Falls Town Board hears from Boston doctor about landfill odor during visit (video)

On Tuesday the Seneca Falls Town Board held it’s regularly scheduled monthly meeting, and while no action was taken on a long-tabled operating permit for the Seneca Meadows Landfill the board did hear again about odor control concerns. Mark Pitifer, director of ... MORE
Seneca Falls Town Board still hasn’t made a decision on a new sewer line: Here are the options

Seneca Falls Town Board still hasn’t made a decision on a new sewer line: Here are the options

Where will Seneca Falls install a 14-inch sewer line from the Kingdom Road Pump Station? That has been one of the most-debated questions in the community, as it looks at different options. The new line is needed to help with wastewater movement ... MORE
Town Board re-votes 4-1 to

Board votes 4-1 to use more landfill revenue in budget, keep taxes flat in Seneca Falls

It took a little longer than expected, but the Town of Seneca Falls has a budget for 2021. Last Friday the Town Board voted 3-2 to adopt a spending plan that would only use $999,750 of the approximate $3,000,000 received through a ... MORE
Seneca Falls Town Board votes 3-2 to use even less landfill revenue, raise taxes 9-10%

UPDATE: Special meeting to happen Thursday on possible reversal of tax increase in Seneca Falls

At a special meeting on Friday the Seneca Falls Town Board voted 3-2 to adopt a budget for the year 2021. Heading into the session the Board had agreed to use $1.8 million of the anticipated $3 million it may receive from ... MORE
TOWN NEWSLETTER: Supervisor Mike Ferrara gives update on Seneca Falls

TOWN NEWSLETTER: Supervisor Mike Ferrara gives update on Seneca Falls

We are currently preparing the 2021 Town budget. Budget workshops are scheduled for October 20 and 26, 5:30 in the Town Office. Masks are required. There will be a Budget, Public Hearing held on Thursday, November 5, prior to the Town’s regularly ... MORE
SMI says it will make Q1 payment to Seneca Falls

SMI says it will make Q1 payment to Seneca Falls as part of host agreement

Seneca Meadows, Inc. says it will continue making host agreement payments to the Town of Seneca Falls amid the financial uncertainties of COVID-19. The company announced that they would fulfill their end of the Host Community Agreement with the Town of Seneca ... MORE
SMI permit tabled again: Seneca Falls defies threat of litigation after testy debate over landfill’s future (video)

SMI permit tabled again: Seneca Falls defies threat of litigation after testy debate over landfill’s future (video)

– By Josh Durso Seneca Falls Town Supervisor Mike Ferrara kicked off Tuesday’s meeting by reading a pair of letters from petitioners. Both were opposed to the renewal of an operating permit for Seneca Meadows Landfill, which was by far the most-anticipated ... MORE
Judge dismisses Seneca Meadows lawsuit challenging Local Law #3 in Seneca Falls

Judge dismisses Seneca Meadows lawsuit challenging Local Law #3 in Seneca Falls

A Seneca County judge has dismissed Seneca Meadows Inc.’s three-year-old legal challenge to a local law that requires it to close by December 2025. In an order dated April 28 and emailed to lawyers today, Supreme Court Judge Daniel J. Doyle wrote that ... MORE
Bonafiglia encourages board to deny SMI permit as BonaDent plans expansion to bring 50 new jobs

Bonafiglia encourages board to deny SMI permit as BonaDent plans expansion to bring 50 new jobs

– By Josh Durso One of the most-influential leaders in the business community is speaking out about the pending decision to approve or deny an operating permit for the Seneca Meadows Landfill, and how it could impact their long-term choice to continue ... MORE
Lawyers for SMI threaten litigation, termination of host agreement payments if operating permit not adopted on Tuesday

Lawyers for SMI threaten litigation, termination of host agreement payments if operating permit not adopted on Tuesday

– By Josh Durso Lawyers for Seneca Meadows say they will sue if the Town does not vote ‘yes’ on an updated permit in Seneca Falls. The Town Board is expected to entertain an extension of an annual operating permit, which has ... MORE
WATCH LIVE AT 6 PM: Seneca Falls Town Board holds April meeting

Seneca Falls Town Board holds April meeting on Tuesday night (full video)

On Tuesday, at 6 p.m. the Seneca Falls Town Board will hold its regularly scheduled April meeting. The session will be live-streamed by FingerLakes1.com, which can be accessed through the video window below. Get the latest headlines delivered to your inbox each ... MORE
Lazzaro will introduce resolution to strip SFPD leadership of titles at December meeting

Supervisor will introduce resolution to strip SFPD leadership of titles at December meeting

Outgoing Seneca Falls Town Supervisor Greg Lazzaro dropped a bombshell resolution on Town Board members and the press on Thursday, which is intended to strip leadership of the Seneca Falls Police Department of their rank ... MORE