December 13, 2013

Of Interest: Dec. 13, 2013


---- — Boil-water ordered for Town of Jay users

JAY — A boil-water order is in effect for Town of Jay Water District customers west of the Ausable River.

A frozen main water line in the hamlet of Jay burst, Supervisor Randy Douglas said. 

“The Jay Town (Department of Public Works) under Chris Garrow’s direction worked very diligently in very trying conditions to get this problem fixed as quickly as possible,” he said by email. 

“We still will need to issue a boil-water order for drinking and culinary purposes.”

After two consecutive daily samples have shown no bacteriological contamination, the order will be lifted.

Air National Guard conducting night-flying maneuvers

BURLINGTON — The Vermont Air National Guard is conducting night flying tonight and then again Tuesday, Dec. 17, through Thursday, Dec. 19.

During these training periods, there will be scheduled multi-aircraft takeoffs after hours of darkness.

All F-16s are expected to be on the ground and all operations completed during normal operating hours of the Burlington International Airport.

Peru to close offices during holiday party

PERU — The Peru Town Council will hold its Town Employee Christmas Party from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, and town offices will be closed during that time.

Also, the council will hold a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Town Hall to review the 2014 Employee Handbook and Dog Control Law.

The meeting is open to all.

ORDA Board to meet in Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID — The Olympic Regional Development Authority Board of Directors will meet at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, at the Olympic Center.

The board will hear financial reports and approves budgets.

Meetings are open to the public.

LPCS Board to meet Dec. 17

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Central School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, in the Board of Education conference room at the Administrative Services Center, 50 Cummings Road.

Agenda items include the Farm to School Initiative, special-education placement and personnel.

The session is open to the public.

Personnel, policies on Moriah School Board agenda

MORIAH — The Moriah Central School Board will meet at 6 p.m. Dec. 17 in the High School library. 

Agenda items include a review of financial reports, second reading of board policies and a personnel discussion.  Find the full agenda at under the Board of Education tab.

AVCS Board to discuss bus vote

AUSABLE FORKS — The AuSable Valley Central School Board will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at AuSable Forks Elementary School.

Agenda items include special-education recommendations, a special bus vote and personnel issues.

The public may attend.