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Thursday, December 19, 2013
Today: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (CANCELED) Transportation Committee Meeting Transportation Committee meeting in the first floor conference room at the Town Hall, 3100 Atlantic Avenue, Penfield. For more information call
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Today: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm (CANCELED) Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the meeting scheduled to be held at the Penfield Town Hall on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 7:00 PM local time for the Penfield Zoning Board of Appeals has been CANCELED. The Board will reconvene on Thursday, January 7, 2014.
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Today: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm PCVG Committee meeting The Penfield Community Victory Garden committee will meet at 7:00 pm at Penfield Community Center, 1985 Baird Road, Penfield.... (Event Details)
A Message from Margaret Revelle, Penfield Town Tax Receiver
To our winter travelers, please contact the tax office to make arrangements for your 2014 Town & County tax bill to be mailed to your destination. You also have the option of receiving your tax bill by email. For your convenience, tax payments will be accepted on December 31, 2013. If you choose to pay on December 31 please call our office in advance as we will need to print your bill. To all Penfield taxpayers, if you have paid off your mortgage please call to be sure you will receive your
I recently had the pleasure of joining Dayton’s Corners School Coordinator Barbara Quinn and members of the volunteer teaching staff for their annual recognition luncheon. This dedicated group of women has continued the long tradition of holding fourth grade classes as they were in the mid-1800s in this wonderful one-room school house that is Penfield’s own “teaching museum.” Each year more than one thousand students from many area school districts visit Dayton’s Co
Here’s a shout-out to 13-yr-old Johnny Friberg of Bay Trail Middle School and Boy Scout Troop 312 for his generous spirit and actions. Johnny turned his 13th birthday into a day of giving to the Penfield Ecumenical Food Shelf. Johnny and his friends collected and delivered food and did a few other good deeds along the way. Thank you Johnny for your shining example and helping to making Penfield a great community for us all!
As I reported in this column a few weeks ago, the town board was considering a pilot program in DPW to contract out one of 17 plow routes as part of our ongoing efforts to manage increasing medical costs (“affordable health care”), pensions, insurances, and more, as we balance the town workforce with regular full- and part-time employees, seasonal labor, and contractors. After reviewing the projected savings of a contracted plow route, the town board does not believe the savings warr
The Penfield Trails Committee will sponsor a free guided hike at The Nature Conservancy’s Thousand Acre Swamp on Saturday, December 14, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.
This guided hike will tour the paths and boardwalks of The Nature Conservancy’s Thousand Acre Swamp. A variety of habitats, including woods, meadows, and a pond, will be covered. The guide will emphasize winter nature lore such as identifying trees in their winter dress, looking for tracks (if there is snow), and