July 2, 2014

Of Interest: July 2, 2014

Common Council to discuss First Weekends

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

Among them are a resolution asking First Weekends to reconfigure their layout of events for July through November so City Hall Place does not have to be closed.

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

The meeting is being held tonight instead of Thursday due to the Fourth of July holiday.

The meetings are open to the public.

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AVCS School Board has full agenda tonight

CLINTONVILLE — The AuSable Valley Central School Board reorganization meeting will be held at 6 tonight at the Middle School-High School auditorium in Clintonville.

The board will consider special-education recommendations, school lunch prices, Public Library contract, Senior Citizen Club mileage, services for preschool students, board policies, participation in BOCES Summer School 2015 and personnel issues.

The meeting is open to all.

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Hydrant-flow program continues today

PLATTSBURGH — The Plattsburgh City Fire Department is continuing its hydrant water-flow program, inspecting hydrants and letting them flow for three to five minutes.

The program takes place between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday.

As hydrants are allowed to flow, the water in the system will be stirred up and may appear cloudy or rust colored as it comes from taps. Bathing and washing clothing should be avoided during that time.

Motorists are asked to take care when driving past a flowing hydrant and the Fire Department personnel conducting the inspection.

Today’s streets are: Main Mill, Wall, Plant, Sara, South Peru, Kim, Sharron and Tyrell. 

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Summer Food Service Program begins at PSU

PLATTSBURGH — The Summer Food Service Program at SUNY Plattsburgh has begun for participants in the Upward Bound summer program and the college’s Educational Opportunity Program.

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