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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors are moving ahead with a plan to tear down a property in the hamlet of Port Henry which the DPW office has deemed unsafe. more

Nov 8, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN | The county’s fairgrounds subcommittee on Monday rolled out their long-awaited report on the ailing Cornell Cooperative Extension Building in Westport. more

Aug 29, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun


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WESTPORT | Construction is officially underway on Essex County’s new nutrition kitchen. more

Aug 22, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun


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WESTPORT — The local gymkhana season could grow into a 12-month season thanks to a grant to the Essex County Fairgrounds. more

Jul 28, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — New York State will be helping to give a $25.9 million facelift to the infrastructure in Clinton, Essex and Franklin counties this summer. more

Jul 13, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County Fish Hatchery in Crown Point needed a new truck, but did not have the cash to do so. more

Jul 3, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Lawmakers have resolved to accept a settlement between Essex County and Bast Hatfield Construction LLC over a bridge dispute. more

Apr 18, 2017 11:30 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Cornell Cooperative Extension building in Westport will be probed to determine if the structure and foundation is strong enough to warrant future repairs. more

Mar 21, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County feels as if they’ve hit the sweet spot with the reworked designs for their proposed new senior meal nutrition site at the county fairgrounds. more

Feb 28, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Several local bridges are slated to be replaced this year as part of state programs designed to beef up the region’s critical infrastructure. more

Jan 31, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun


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MINERVA — County lawmakers authorized the construction of a pair of temporary bridges spanning Trout Brook Road in Minerva on Monday. more

Dec 20, 2016 10:38 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Something is fishy at the Essex County Board of Supervisors. more

Sep 20, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun


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WESTPORT — A ravine snakes its way behind the Essex County Fairgrounds, cutting through about 25 acres of dense forest. more

Jul 14, 2016 3:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Lawmakers defeated a resolution Monday to have a structural engineer examine the roof of a motel on the Frontier Town property. more

Jun 28, 2016 10:45 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County is moving closer to demolishing the decaying Frontier Town structures that they say present a threat to public safety. more

Jun 14, 2016 3:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments


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ELIZABETHTOWN – Long-term financial planning will increase efficiency, reduce budget tension, say highway officials more

May 25, 2016 2:00 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County lawmakers are taking steps to cordon off Frontier Town, which lawmakers say presents a public safety hazard. more

May 10, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — County officials have a possible remedy to the county’s senior meal nutrition kitchen problem they hope will be easy to swallow: more

May 4, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun


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CROWN POINT — Fish hatchery brass are optimistic about the future of the county-owned facility, which is under new management. more

Jan 6, 2016 12:30 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County officials are mapping out a new future for the county-owned fish hatchery in Crown Point following the retirement of its director and the reshuffling of the department. more

Oct 14, 2015 1:30 PM The Sun

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