Village Recycling Update

The Village of Union Springs is NOT stopping its recycling program. All garbage and recycling will be picked up weekly and separated as usual.   I have to admit that I wrote my blog out of frustration. Not only for myself but for the taxpayers that are paying for...

Recycling/Garbage Update

Here is an unfortunate update on Recycling/Garbage.  I was hoping not to have to discuss this topic again but our garbage pick-up provided has left me no choice.   Last year our contracted provider (We-Care) went out of business.  The default contract went to...

2019 #3

It is beginning. The NYS DOT culvert demolition/re-construction project is about to become a reality. The contract for the whole project should be awarded by the middle of April.   But prior to that start NYSEG will be making some major changes to underground gas...

2019 Projects #2

In a continuation of last weeks’ project list, here is one project that will affect many, and several more that are equally significant and are either already underway or are being considered.   1). Late last summer, the Village completed the purchase of the Roto...

2019 Projects

First, I want to wish everyone a safe, prosperous and very Happy New Year!!!   2018 was a year of long- and short-term planning, critical decision making and coming to the realization that 2019 was going to be like one that our Village has not seen in quite a...

Village News

I haven’t written about the Village in a while, but that doesn’t mean there is not lots of news. Many of the projects that I have mentioned in the past are getting much closer to being reality.   There are some meetings that will be happening soon. Our Village...