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Monthly Archives: September, 2013

My notes on the Town Board Meeting Sept. 23, 2013

GDO The meeting began promptly at 7:00 PM by Supervisor Roy Brown. Mike Mortenson was absent, but Don Westmore, Joel Craig and Joan Snyder were present as well as Charlene Diehl, Town Clerk and the Town Attorney Tal Rippleyea. The Board voted unanimously to approve the minutes of the previous meeting and  accepted the motion to …


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Meeting Sat. Nov 16th G’town’s Natural Resources Report

  THIS IS A MUST-ATTEND MEETING  for ANYONE WHO CARES ABOUT KEEPING GERMANTOWN’S RESOURCES HEALTHY AND PROTECTED.: From Ellen Epstein, Germantown’s representative on the Columbia County ‘s Environemntal Management Council.  At the Town Board’s request, a team from the New York State DEC Hudson River Estuary Program has prepared a report on Germantown’s natural resources and will present …

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GDO Files complaint against G’town Republican Committee

Germantown Dems claim GOP failed to file campaign contribution Posted: Thursday, September 26, 2013 12:30 am By Joe Gentile Columbia-Greene Media | Germantown Democrats filed a complaint Wednesday alleging municipal Republicans broke state election law in 2009 by not reporting a $1,550 contribution from the county GOP committee. In its nine-page complaint filed Wednesday, with both the county and state …

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Obamacare opens for business

Posted: Sunday, September 29, 2013 12:30 am By Kyle Adams Columbia-Greene Media Oct. 1 will mark the first major implementation of the Affordable Care Act in New York State as New York State of Health, “the official health plan marketplace of New York State,” opens for business. The marketplace aims to provide New Yorkers with “quality, low-cost” …

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