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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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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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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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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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ELECTION PREVIEW: Who will be the next mayor in Geneva?

ELECTION PREVIEW: Who will be the next mayor in Geneva?
Today we shine a spotlight in Geneva, which much like the Auburn contest for mayor, features two familiar faces: Democratic City Councilor Jan Regan and incumbent Democrat Steve Valentino, who is running as a Republican ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Steve Valentino says voting record matters as Election Day approaches

FLX CANDIDATES: Steve Valentino says voting record matters as Election Day approaches
Today we continue our series previewing local, contested elections across the Finger Lakes as we sit down with Geneva Mayor Steve Valentino. The Democrat was endorsed by Republicans ahead of a contested primary in June, ... more
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MAYORAL PREVIEW: Jan Regan and Steve Valentino look to represent city of Geneva

MAYORAL PREVIEW: Jan Regan and Steve Valentino look to represent city of Geneva
Who will win Tuesday's Democratic Primary for Geneva Mayor? We sat down with both candidates, and you'll find those conversations here! Along with what they believe are the most important issues to voters! ... more
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EXCLUSIVE: Steve Valentino re-election campaign for Geneva Mayor (video)

EXCLUSIVE: Steve Valentino re-election campaign for Geneva Mayor (video)
In less than a week there will be a contested primary for mayor of Geneva. A pair of familiar faces to City Council will be going head-to-head to see who represents Democrats in the general ... more
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Who will replace John Pruett after he resigns from Geneva City Council on Dec. 31?

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There's a lot of uncertainty about what will happen to Geneva City Councilor John Pruett's seat when his resignation becomes official. The elected member of City Council announced earlier this year that he was resigning ... more
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Geneva City Council tackles community choice aggregation and garbage issues but ignores Pruett’s resignation

MISSION ZERO event brings new ideas on sustainability
Geneva City Council held its September meeting on September 1, 2021. Council moved the meeting from the Geneva Public Safety Center to Jordan Hall at the Cornell AgriTech Campus. Council spent most of its time ... more
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Division widens on Geneva City Council after meeting: Legion plan passes unanimously

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Protests at June Geneva Council Work Session Impact July Meeting, Geneva Council Divisions Widen, Salamendra Says City Employees Should Celebrate Juneteenth With “Anti-Racist” Training, And Geneva Refuses To Make Public Letter Read At Council Meeting ... more
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Geneva City Council fights through PRB appointments despite division

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During Geneva City Council’s Wednesday, June 2 meeting, Council spent a large portion of the meeting considering appointments to the Geneva Police Review Board (PRB). Despite interviewing well over 40 applicants and holding around 10 ... more
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Geneva United trying to force PRB referendum vote

Geneva police officer loses two vacation days for putting edited photo of city councilor on PC screensaver
Geneva United is planning to present a Petition to Geneva City Clerk Lori Guinan  Thursday, March 4, 2021, at about 11:30 a.m. The Petition calls on the City of Geneva to put the recently passed ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Steve Valentino, Mark Pitifer discuss mayoral race in Geneva (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Steve Valentino, Mark Pitifer discuss mayoral race in Geneva
On Episode #190 of Inside the FLX - a two part feature, going one-on-one with the two candidates vying to succeed Geneva Mayor Ron Alcock. This fall Geneva residents have a choice between a political ... more
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