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August 15, 2013

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Plattsburgh Common Council meets tonight

PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh Common Council will take action on several items at tonight’s meeting.

Among them are a request from the Chamberlain’s Office to amend the 2013 general fund budget to increase estimated revenues and appropriations by $1,219.08 to recognize the insurance recovery of damage to a 2013 police vehicle, and a request from the Municipal Lighting Department to advertise for bids to purchase electric revenue meters.

The meeting begins with a work session at 5 p.m., followed by the regular meeting at 5:30 p.m.

Both are open to the public.

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LPCS Board to set tax rate

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Central School Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. today in the Board of Education Conference Room, 50 Cummings Road. 

The purpose is to set the tax rate for the 2013-2014 school year.

The public is invited.

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Keeseville Board sets morning meeting

KEESEVILLE — The Keeseville Village Board of Trustees set a special meeting for 9 a.m. today in the Village Board Room, 58 Liberty St.

The board will review the village’s upcoming property and liability insurance coverage for renewal.

The session is open to the public.

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Chesterfield Democrats set caucus for Aug. 20

KEESEVILLE — The Chesterfield Democratic Committee will choose candidates for the fall election at its caucus to be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, at the Town Office, 6 Vine St., Keeseville.

Town of Chesterfield offices up for vote in the fall are two Town Council positions, each four-year terms. 

All town Democrats are encouraged to attend.

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City streets to be reconfigured for a day

PLATTSBURGH — As students move into SUNY Plattsburgh’s residence halls on Saturday, Aug. 24, traffic along the part of Rugar Street that runs through campus will flow in a westerly direction only.

The one-way traffic pattern, beginning at 7 a.m. and ending at 7 p.m., is designed to ensure the safety of students and their families.

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