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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County supervisors approved sale of the county Community Planning building on about 3/4 of an acre to Stewart’s Shops. They set the offer at $650,000. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh intends to phase out its special events coordinator position in favor of a volunteer committee model. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The city’s director of community development updated residents on the status of the $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) at a series of public meetings last month. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A new parking advisory committee has been established in the City of Plattsburgh. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A public meeting on new streetscape and riverfront access changes proposed as part of the city’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) is planned for Wednesday, Dec. 5. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Lake City’s wastewater treatment facility is one step closer to revitalization. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Submissions are being sought for the Town of Plattsburgh’s new “Hometown Heroes” banner program. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The redevelopment of the Durkee Street lot and the potential loss of parking spots will not adversely effect businesses in the downtown core, said the mayor. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | More than 50 downtown business owners have signed a petition calling for the halt of a $4.3 million state-funded redevelopment project. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Plattsburgh Common Council approves $500K buyout of Margaret Street lot Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A resolution that would authorize Mayor Colin Read to decline $1.1 million in state funding to complete the Saranac River Trail (SRT) remains on the table. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Matthew Miller, a Harrisburg, Pennsylvania native, has been appointed by Mayor Colin Read to replace Paul DeDominicas as the director of Community Development. Read more

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PERU | The first phase of the Town of Peru’s Main Street Project is on track to be completed this year. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Local business owners are worried following suggestions of paid parking, loss of parking access Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Jan. 9 Middlebury Selectboard agenda Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | At the start of the new year the city’s Finance Department is expected to relocate to City Hall. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Nearly 17 months after the state announced that the City of Plattsburgh would receive a $10 million Downtown Revitalization (DRI) grant, the wheels are now in motion. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A consultant tasked with studying parking availability in downtown Plattsburgh said the city will encounter parking issues if a multi-use building is erected on the Durkee Street parking lot without replacing those spaces elsewhere. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County is looking to replace and modernize the financial software that keeps the county running. Read more

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