Fredonia board to hold special meeting today
The Fredonia Village Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting today at 12:30 p.m. at the Village Hall to discuss any business that comes before the board.
City July brush pickup schedule
The City of Dunkirk Public Works Department announces that brush pickup began Monday, in District A. District B will be picked up the week of July 9. District C will be picked up the week of July 16 and District D will be picked up the week of July 23.
Brush must be at the curb by 7:30 a.m. on the Monday of the respective collection week but no earlier than the previous Saturday. City crews will collect each area only once. Brush placed at the curb after the crews pass by will not be collected and will be ticketed as a violation of the City Code and property owners will be prosecuted.
Brush should be bundled with string or twine no more than 4 feet long, and measure no more than 18 inches in diameter and weigh no more than 65 pounds. Bundles should be placed between the sidewalk and curb but should not be placed near any posts, trees, water or sewer boxes, etc. which could be damaged during removal operations.
Brush placed on city property other than the area fronting the respective residential property will be ticketed.
City residents may also drop brush at the Public Works facility on Lucas Avenue. Please refer to the 2012 Curbside Collection Schedule for further information.
Sheridan town clerk's office closed
SHERIDAN - The Sheridan town clerk's office will be closed today and Wednesday. The office will reopen Thursday for regular business hours.
No campus tour offered Wednesday
SUNY Fredonia has announced the Office of Admissions is closed on Wednesday, July 4 and will not be offering any campus tours that day.
City Hall closed Wednesday
Dunkirk City Hall will be closed Wednesday in observance of Independence Day.
Rubbish normally picked up on Wednesday will be picked up on Thursday. Rubbish in the Thursday collection zone will be picked up Friday and rubbish in the Friday zone will be picked up on Saturday
Fly-In Breakfast set for July 8
The annual Fly-In Breakfast, held by the Rotary Club of Dunkirk, will take place Sunday at the Dunkirk Airport.
Included in the breakfast are eggs, sausage, pancakes as well as coffee or orange juice and milk. Old aircraft will be on display and there will be a silent auction and craft show.
Tickets to the event are $5 for adults and $3 for children - presale and at the door.
Verizon/Nynex July gathering set
All Verizon/Nynex past and present employees are reminded to "save the date"- Tuesday, July 17, for the pleasure of visiting with long-time friends and colleagues. The summer get-together is being held at the Dunkirk Point Gratiot large pavilion at 2 p.m.
Those attending are asked to bring their own drinks and a dish to pass. Dinnerware will be provided. A lawn chair is optional. To cover pavilion/permit expenses, a $3 donation is appreciated.
Call 366-7437 (Mary), 672-2689 (Lorraine), 679-4211 (Patty) for more information. Updates may also appear in e-mails and on Facebook.