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January 5, 2013

Of Interest: Jan. 5, 2013

Saranac Lake crews to move snow night and day

SARANAC LAKE — Due to the amount of snowfall in the last 10 days, the Saranac Lake Department of Public Works will take an aggressive approach to removal of the snowbanks in high traffic areas for both vehicles and pedestrian walkways and also on narrow streets in the village. 

Starting at 12:01 a.m. Monday and continuing through 11:59 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, two crews will work around the clock to remove snow.

People are asked not to park on the streets at night, specifically Broadway, Main and Church streets, and Bloomingdale Avenue between 11 a.m. and 6 a.m. 

“The public’s patience will be greatly appreciated,” a press release said.

Westport School Board meeting planned Tuesday

WESTPORT — The Westport Central School Board will hold a budget session and regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, in the library of the school.

Topics for discussion include the budget and policy review. There will also be a presentation on the Dignity for all Students Act.

The meeting is open to the public.

Super’s evaluation on Beekmantown School agenda

BEEKMANTOWN — The Beekmantown Central School Board will meet at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, in the All Purpose Room at Cumberland Head Elementary School. 

The board anticipates going into executive session from 4:30 to 6:15 p.m. to discuss the superintendent’s evaluation and proposed sale of property. 

Agenda items include: a presentation on insurance; retirements and adoption of the 2013-2014 budget calendar. 

A complete agenda is available on the district website at www.bcsdk12.org. 

 The public is encouraged to attend.

LPCS Board to work on budget

LAKE PLACID — There will be a budget work meeting of the Lake Placid Central School Board at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8. 

The session will be held in the Board of Education Conference Room, Administrative Services Center, 50 Cummings Road.

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