Pember board hears ‘rant’ by Freed
Pember Chair Mary King

Pember board hears ‘rant’ by Freed

The Pember Board’s February meeting available to the public over Zoom was short and quick but packed an informative punch. Pember chair Mary King opened the meeting by addressing the…

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Vaccine available now for many
Granville supervisor Matt Hicks

Vaccine available now for many

Granville town supervisor Matt Hicks and Roger Wickes, Washington County attorney and public information officer for public health, were excited to inform NYVT Media of the readily available status of…

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Proposed solar farm nearing approval
Photo Courtesy of Granville Town Planning Board clerk Gretchen Richards via C.T. Male Associates. The proposed plot of land for the solar panel farm. Richards wanted to make it clear that the roadway highlighted is not confirmed due to issues with the right-of-way.

Proposed solar farm nearing approval

A community solar panel farm project is slowly making its way to being approved in the town of Granville. Proposed for 160 Mineral Way, the two MW AC photovoltaic (PV)…

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New Church Street bridge coming
The Church Street bridge heading northbound.

New Church Street bridge coming

Delayed last year because of “utility conflicts and design considerations,” Granville residents can be excited about the replacement of the Church Street bridge this year. “I believe the total cost…

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Assessment hike to affect Granville taxes
Granville supervisor Matt Hicks

Assessment hike to affect Granville taxes

At a Granville Town Board meeting held over Zoom on Thursday, supervisor Matt Hicks read an informative letter to the board from town assessor Vicky Hayner. The letter said residential…

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Village budget due March 1
Mayor Paul Labas

Village budget due March 1

The Granville Village Board met in-person at the Village Municipal Offices to hold a tentative 2021-2022 budget workshop Thursday. “Probably the best budget presented in over 10 years for the…

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Hartford schools await vaccine
Hartford Central School District building.

Hartford schools await vaccine

Key policies and topics were discussed and ultimately approved at the Hartford Board of Education meeting on Monday. When the COVID-19 vaccine is more readily available, superintendent Andrew Cook’s agreement…

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Care at Slate Valley Center questioned
Photos Courtesy of Matt Saari and Tracy Sennett. Richard D. Ottenburgh at Slate Valley Center in April of 2020, January of 2021 and February of 2021.

Care at Slate Valley Center questioned

Nursing homes and senior centers have been a hot topic for the lack of accurate reporting of positive confirmed COVID-19 cases at these facilities during the initial outbreak. One family…

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