I hope everyone had a safe, peaceful, and fun New Years. Now we head into 2013 with the hope of new beginnings and a positive future.
A few good people are needed! Become involved! Although, the deadline was mid-December, the own is still welcoming other letters for the following positions: The Elizabethtown Planning Board (two positions), ZBA (Zoning Board of Appeals) (one position) and the Youth Commission (one position) for their respective boards. If you are able to help, please send or drop off a letter of intent as soon as possible to the the Supervisor at the Town Hall. Your community needs you. The Planning Board meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the town hall, the ZBA normally meets the third Thursday, but they are gathering for a workshop meeting which is open to the public on Thursday, Jan. 3, at 6:30 p.m. in the town hall and the Youth Commission meets.
Thank you to the Cobble Hill Ladies Golf League for their donation to the Elizabethtown Community Food Shelf. It is greatly appreciated.
Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union is offering tuition scholarships to their members who are high school seniors heading to college for the first time this fall of 2013. Applications and instructions can be printed from the TFCUNOW website. They must be returned to the TFCU office by Friday, Jan. 18.
If you need trash stickers, get them before Feb. 1. The prices will be increased from 75 cents to $1 for the green sticker and $1.50 to $2 for the orange. This is inline with Lewis's prices and with cost of increase processing.
There will be a Christmas tree collection site at the Cobble Hill Golf Course maintainence shed from Tuesday, Jan. 1, until Saturday, Jan. 19. This is for whatever type of pine tree you had, no artificial, no ornaments. These trees will be taken care of by Bruce Mcfail as needed.
A reminder, those interested, the Elizabehtown-Lewis Chamber of Commerce will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 8, in the ACAP office at 5 p.m. Also, there “will not” be a meeting of the E-town Fish and Game on Thursday, Jan. 3, the next meeting will be announce with the thought of a cross country ski evening.