Friday, December 10, 2010
Monday, November 8, 2010
The Village Board announced that it will hold a public hearing on its revisions of the municipal traffic law on Monday, December 13th at 7:00 pm at the Municipal Building. Residents are encourage to attend to bring their input or to have any questions answered.
The Middleburgh Central School Board was deadlocked over who to appoint as its newest member since Jim Barber's resignation. The Board discussed the possible appointment of Gary Hayes, Rob Roney, Lilian Bruno, Kevin Lawton, and Eric Hamm, but came to no decision. An election is scheduled for next spring to fill the vacancy.
Constabulary officer and Trustee Dr. Thomas Gruning discussed the possibility of a police-sharing deal with the Village of Schoharie in November's regular meeting. Gruning had been talking with the Mayor of Schoharie, John Borst, and explained that police coverage could be a relatively inexpensive and efficient prospect.
Saturday, October 23, 2010
Schoharie Central School District donated three computers and a printer to the Village of Middleburgh this week. Superintendent Brian Sherman of SCS worked with Trustee Matthew Avitabile to donate the computers, which could be used for the Planning or Zoning Boards or donated to the Middleburgh Youth Commission for summer programs.
The Middleburgh Village Board plan to discuss the proposed traffic laws after a report presented by Trustees Butch Ingraham and Gerald Bowman last month. The public is invited to attend the next meeting on Monday, November 1 at 7:00 pm at the Municipal building.
There have been discussions for filling the open vacancy on the Middleburgh School Board. This comes after Jim Barber was appointed to the New York State Agriculture Commission and had to retire from his seat. Gary Hayes, Rob Roney, Lilian Bruno, Kevin Lawton, and Eric Hamm were all interviewed on Wednesday for a possible appointment. The person appointed will serve until spring 2011 before a special election will be called.
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
After suggestions by the Cemetery Commissioner the Village Board okayed fixing three stones in the "Negro" Cemetery. Two were tipped over and one was falling over. The repairs were done out of the existing Cemetery budget and cost the taxpayers no additional funds. The repairs were finished on September 29.
Monday, September 27, 2010
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
The Village Board voted 4-1 on September 13th to pay $500 per month to the Town in order to store Village trucks and other equipment in the Town Barn after recommendation from Trustee Bowman. Trustee Avitabile voted no, citing extra cost.
On Monday, September 13th Trustees Gerald Bowman and Charles Ingraham made a report to the Village Board about the situation of signage in the Village. They suggested new signs at parking lots and other features to improve roadways in town.
Monday, August 9, 2010
Thursday, August 5, 2010
Thursday, July 22, 2010
Monday, May 31, 2010
Saturday, May 22, 2010
Wednesday, May 19, 2010
The School Board election was held on Tuesday, May 18th. Donald Wood with 442 and Thomas Gruning with 350 were elected to the board and the budget passed 411-407. Maurice Lawton with 322 votes and Lilian Bruno with 289 votes both were not elected. The bus proposition failed by a large margin.
Sunday, May 2, 2010
Thursday, April 29, 2010
The Middleburgh Renaissance Council is sponsoring a concert Sat. May 1st at 8 pm featuring NY City Singer/Songwriters, Martin Rivas, Rachel Platten, & Kailin Garrity. Concert will be held at the Renaissance Arts Studio, 331 Main St., Middleburgh, above The Conglomerate. Entrance at back of building. Tickets: $10 at the door, or call ahead for reservations - $8 (827-6696)
Posted by Editor at 8:38 AM
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Tuesday, March 30, 2010
Tuesday, March 16, 2010
Thursday, February 18, 2010
Middleburgh now has a Facebook page. Check out the group and join. Add pictures or stories of our wonderful village. Now with over 400 members.
Posted by Editor at 7:38 AM
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Check out the Middleburgh Village page on Wikipedia, chock full of history, geography, and politics. Add something new and give us some history.
Posted by Editor at 8:34 AM
Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Middleburgh is looking for a muralist to help paint the side of a building as part of a beautification project.
From the TJ:
From the TJ:
A panel consisting of citizens, appointed by Mayor William Ansel-McCabe, will review resumes of applicants and examples of their work. The panel will then recommend an artist to the village board. Interested artists should contact Bill Morton at 827-4343 for further details by Friday, January 22.
Posted by Editor at 3:30 PM