Read more about the article Shushan bridge lights opposed by residents
Michael Maturo (right) of Shushan, speaks at the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting on April 15 about his and over 160 petitioners dislike of planned LED lights to be installed on the anticipated reconstructed Shushan bridge.

Shushan bridge lights opposed by residents

Representing more than 100 Shushan residents, a Shushan man asked the Washington County Board of Supervisors at its April 15 meeting to remove the installation of LED lights from the…

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Read more about the article County approves emergency response plan
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County approves emergency response plan

To prepare for the eventuality of any form of disaster, the Washington County Board of Supervisors ratified its 2022 Comprehensive Emergency Plan (CEMP) at its monthly board meeting on March…

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Read more about the article County fairgrounds plans to add broadband
The Washington County Fairgrounds are located in Easton and the fair, the largest tourism event annually in Washington County, takes place at the end of August.

County fairgrounds plans to add broadband

Utilizing the Washington County Board of Supervisors as a “municipal partner,” the Washington County Fairgrounds has applied for a $500,000 grant to improve broadband infrastructure. Co-manager Rebecca Breese told NYVTmedia…

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Read more about the article Granville water culverts to be replaced
The Granville Town Highway Department is looking at replacing its everyday-usage loader.

Granville water culverts to be replaced

Culvert replacements in three separate locations of Granville have been approved following the acceptance of a Water Quality Improvement Grant by the Washington County Board of Supervisors on Feb. 18.…

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Read more about the article Bridge’s finishing touches due by June
A Feb. 28, 2022 picture of the Church Street bridge over the Mettowee River in Granville.

Bridge’s finishing touches due by June

The replacement of Granville’s Church Street Bridge has been the definition of “slow but steady.” After being delayed throughout the summer and fall of last year because of the required…

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Read more about the article County rescinds mask mandate
Hartford supervisor Dana Haff speaks to the Washington County Board of Supervisors about his resolution to rescind the county's mask mandate put into effect in May 2020.

County rescinds mask mandate

As if it were a cap on graduation day, Hartford supervisor Dana Haff flung his paper mask in the air with joy following the lifting of Washington County’s mask mandate…

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Read more about the article Supervisors give themselves raises, authorize settlement in opioid suit
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Supervisors give themselves raises, authorize settlement in opioid suit

The Washington County Board of Supervisors gave themselves a raise at their meeting on Jan. 21, where Hebron supervisor Brian Campbell presented a lengthy list of resolutions, all of which…

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Read more about the article County won’t enforce state mask mandate
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County won’t enforce state mask mandate

Washington County Board of Supervisors chairman Samuel Hall announced on Dec. 14 that Washington County will not enforce the statewide mask or vaccination requirement in indoor public locations that was…

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Read more about the article Granville, county eye stimulus funds
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Granville, county eye stimulus funds

Looking to the future, the Granville Town Board is hopeful to receive community input on the use of incoming funds from the federal government’s disbursement of a hefty stimulus bill…

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Read more about the article Supervisors change county budget officer
The Washington County Board of Supervisors

Supervisors change county budget officer

By PJ Ferguson This morning’s special Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting was wrapped in under 10 minutes, however, with almost no discussion, a new budget officer was appointed. Hebron…

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