October 31, 2013

Of Interest: Oct. 31, 2013


---- — Morrisonville Fire Department party changes venue

MORRISONVILLE — The Morrisonville Fire Department Halloween Party will take place at a new venue tonight.

Due to the ongoing construction of the new fire station on Route 22B, the party will be held in Jubilee Hall at St. Alexander’s Church at 1 Church St.

The party begins at 5:30 p.m. Gift-certificate prizes will be awarded to those with the top costumes in a variety of categories.

There will also be plenty of refreshments and candy.


Westport to discuss shared facility 

WESTPORT — A special Westport Town Council meeting will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Town Hall.

The council is meeting with Westport Fire District commissioners and Vermont Integrated Architecture regarding the proposed public works highway garage/firehouse building. 

The session is open to all.


Saranac Lake to begin Lake Flower drainage work

SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake Department of Public Works, in conjunction with the State Department of Transportation, will begin work on the Lake Flower drainage project starting on Monday, Nov. 4, and continuing through Friday, Nov. 15. 

Traffic will be reduced to one lane in front of the Best Western Hotel and controlled by flaggers from 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Delays are expected. 

This is the first phase of construction, with more work to be completed in the spring and fall of 2014.


Expect power outages in Lake Placid today

LAKE PLACID — There will be rolling electrical outages today in the Village of Lake Placid that will affect the locations that lost power on Tuesday. 

There are three circuits involved, and starting at 8:30 a.m. today, one circuit at a time will be out for repair for approximately two-and-a-half hours each.