Posts tagged "Olive"
Olive budget breezes

Olive budget breezes

The Olive town board may meet in one of the more abrasive spaces around, an orange-carpeted former Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall, but its meetings are amongst the most community-minded and unanimous around, despite a partisan split re-elected in last week’s voting. On Tuesday, November 10, supervisor Sylvia Rozzelle — granted a second term seven days...
Olive, Hurley results

Olive, Hurley results

Incumbents win on town board with Rozzelle cruising unopposed Olive had big elections in 2011, when it seemed for a moment that a revived local Republican Party might take over town government, and with one gain ended up with two of five town board seats, as well as in 2013, when long term clerk Sylvia...
Hurley, Shandaken, Olive elections

Hurley, Shandaken, Olive elections

Supervisor unchallenged in Olive; town board and justice seats contested With Democratic supervisor Sylvia Rozzelle unchallenged in seeking her second term in the November 3 election, the focus of the race turns to the town board, where incumbent Republicans Peter J. Friedel of West Shokan and Donnie VanBuren of Boiceville square off against Democrats, the...
Olive gets grants for town infrastructure

Olive gets grants for town infrastructure

Earlier this month State Senator James L. Seward (R/C/I-Oneonta) announced a pair of grants he secured totaling $150,000 to assist with roof repairs at the Town of Olive highway garage and equipment needs for the Town of Olive Police Department. “These grants mean property tax relief for the Town of Olive,” said Senator Seward in an...
Mountain Valley Little League overcoming challenges

Mountain Valley Little League overcoming challenges

There was a point in the middle of the harsh winter just passed, Kenny Gierloff says, when it appeared there’d be no more Little League baseball in Olive, Shandaken or Woodstock. The new president of the three towns’ Mountain Valley Little League division said people came to an Olive Town Board meeting to express their...