The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Dresden Town Board will be held: Monday, December 14, 2015 at the Dresden Town Hall at 7:00 p.m. The agenda is posted on the Town’s website here. Please Note: Assemblyman Dan Stec will attend. He will speak and take any questions. It would be great to see a [...]
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December 10th, 2015 · Comments Off
November 11th, 2015 · Comments Off
The minutes from the October 2015 Dresden Town Board meeting have been posted. October Minutes The November minutes will not be approved until December and so on. Please Note: Assemblyman Dan Stec will be at the next Dresden Board meeting on December 14th at 7:00 p.m. to speak and take any questions. It would be [...]
October 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off
Please know that the November 3rd General Election is fast approaching. Here is how to obtain an absentee ballot if you are registered to vote in NY state. How to Vote by Absentee Ballot Applications for Absentee Ballots are available at the county board of elections. You may also download a PDF version of the [...]
September 29th, 2015 · Comments Off
Water chestnuts growing along the side of Lake Champlain near the South Bay boat launch.(Click picture to see full-scale.) With September drawing to a close, Dresden has completed another year of removing the invasive water chestnut plant from the South Bay of Lake Champlain. Dresden is reimbursed up to a total of $80,000 by the [...]
September 20th, 2015 · Comments Off
The minutes from the August 2015 Dresden Town Board meeting have been posted. August Minutes The September minutes will not be approved until October and so on.
August 17th, 2015 · Comments Off
The minutes from the July 2015 Dresden Town Board meeting have been posted. July Minutes The August minutes will not be approved until September and so on.
July 29th, 2015 · Comments Off
According to a letter posted on the Whitehall School District website, two teachers have been placed on paid administrative leave.
July 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off
The Lake George Park Commission is conducting a Recreation Study during the summer of 2015.
June 21st, 2015 · Comments Off
The Champlain Canal as seen from Whitehall. Submissions of pictures for the 10th annual Erie Canal Photo Contest will be accepted until August 28th. Winning entries will be featured in the 2016 Erie Canal calendar. Amateur and professional photographers are invited to submit photos in four different categories: On the Water, Along the Trail, Canal [...]
June 17th, 2015 · Comments Off
The New York State Department of Education has invalidated all of the assessments from both the 7th and 8th grade English Language Arts (ELA) Examination at the Whitehall Central School. Read the Superintendent’s letter posted on the Whitehall School District’s website. What a mess.
June 9th, 2015 · Comments Off
New York’s Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora is approximately 120 miles from Huletts Landing. Since the prison escape of two convicted murderers from New York’s Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, I have read a few articles as identifying the prison as being in upstate, New York. While it is, it is nowhere near Huletts. The [...]
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June 9th, 2015 · Comments Off
The New York State Department of Education is investigating issues revolving around Common Core testing in some lower grades at the Whitehall Central school. While I don’t have much information on this, the next Whitehall Board of Education meeting will be held on June 15th and more information may become known then.
June 7th, 2015 · Comments Off
June 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off
Late last month, the Washington County Board of Supervisors voted to change the allocation of sales tax revenue to towns in the county. New York state allocates a portion of sales tax revenue collected in a county back to that county. Counties are free to allocate those funds to individual towns as they see fit. [...]