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Area news in brief

Albany — The following is the state Department of Transportation’s schedule for roadwork in the Tri-county area: Fulton County Town of Broadalbin: Bridge Street over Route 29. Motorists will encounter Bridge Street fully closed between East Broad Street and Broad Street with a signed ...

Caroga park commission to meet

CAROGA — The Caroga Parks, Lakes, Recreation, and Tourism Commission will meet via Zoom on Wednesday at 7 p.m. To be a part of the meeting go to ZOOM and enter meeting number: 687 640 4445 and use the Password: PLRT.

Village-wide garage sale canceled

BROADALBIN — Due to the COVID-19 pandemic social distancing and mass gathering restrictions, the annual village-wide garage sale is canceled.

Village household rubbish pickup

BROADALBIN — The village Household Rubbish Day will be conducted beginning on Monday, June 8. Tires, refrigerator and freezer appliances are not allowed for pickup. Metals will be picked up separately and should, therefore, be kept separate from other rubbish. Electronics disposal: ...

FFCSD class of 2020 parade slated

FONDA — The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Class of 2020 senior parade will start at the Fonda Speedway and Fairgrounds, 21 Bridge St., and travel to the Fonda-Fultonville School campus at 112 Old Johnstown Road, where faculty and staff will be waiting in their vehicles to cheer on ...

RV septic dumping services available

JOHNSTOWN — The Gloversville-Johnstown Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at 191 Union Ave., provides RV septic dumping services at the cost of $2 per camper. Services are available Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., excluding holidays.

Legislature meetings to be teleconference

FONDA — The link for the agenda for the Montgomery County Legislature committee meetings to be held via teleconference on Tuesday at 7 p.m. is: https://www.co.montgomery.ny.us/systems/proceedings/ The following is the information needed for calling in: (872) 240-3212; access code: ...

DPW schedule for holiday released

GLOVERSVILLE — The Department Of Public Works announced the following schedule for Monday, Memorial Day: Monday’s garbage will be collected on Tuesday and Tuesday’s garbage will be collected on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday’s garbage will be collected with no change. There will not be ...

GESD to hold budget public hearing Tues.

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Enlarged School District Board of Education will conduct a public hearing on the proposed 2020-21 school budget on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The public hearing will be livestreamed online. Information on how to access the public hearing will be on available on the ...

B-P graduation ceremony June 25

BROADALBIN — Broadalbin-Perth senior graduation ceremony will be held at the Ozoner Drive-in on Route 29 on June 25.

Budget meeting slated for GJSD

JOHNSTOWN — A public hearing on the Greater Johnstown School District’s proposed 2020-21 budget will take place remotely, through the use of telephone conference and video conference, at 6 p.m. on Tuesday. The public may live stream this meeting by visiting the following link: ...

CAC seek memories of Sherman’s park

CAROGA — The Caroga Arts Collective is launching a new project, Caroga Reflections. This project will connect with the community and the CAC is seeking first-hand accounts of Sherman’s Amusement Park and the former Schine property at MyHil to create a history archive. Many people growing ...

Northampton town board set to meet

NORTHAMPTON — The Town Board will be holding its regularly scheduled meeting on today at 412 S. Main St. Due to the COVID-19, anyone who would like to express any comments or to address any concerns to the board can call (518) 337-7446 during the meeting from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Chicken barbecue planned for May 29

JOHNSTOWN — The Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown branch of American Association of University Women will hold a chicken barbecue fundraiser on Friday, May 29 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Johnstown Dunkin Donuts parking lot. Proceeds from the event will go toward eighth grade math and science ...

GJSD to hold virtual meeting

JOHNSTOWN — The Board of Education of the Greater Johnstown School District will hold an online meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20. The public may livestream this meeting by visiting the following link: stream.meet.google.com/stream/fb76bb87-c0d7-4460-951e-65f7d17c6b65 When prompted ...

Common Council meeting canceled

JOHNSTOWN — Due to COVID-19, the Common Council meeting set for Monday, May 18 was canceled. The next meeting of the Common Council will take place on Monday, June 15 at 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers located in City Hall.

Zoom meeting planned for trustees

NORTHVILLE — The village Board of Trustees will hold its organizational and regular monthly meeting today at 7 p.m. Due to state Executive Order 202.1, which suspended provisions of the open public meetings law to allow the public to meet and conduct business remotely, the meeting will be ...

Annual quilt show postponed until Oct.

MAYFIELD — The 25th Annual Quilt Show presented by Mayfield Presbyterian Church that was scheduled for June 5 and 6 has been postponed to a tentative date of Oct. 2 and 3. The group’s hope is to hold the two-day event on the first weekend of October with a Friday night program and many ...

Shrine events on hold for now

FONDA — With the state on PAUSE executive order that expired Friday, the Shrine is working with the Albany Diocese and Our Lady of the Angels Province, of which this shrine is a ministry, to develop a plan to thoughtfully and safely reopen for religious services, events, and groups of ...

Library board of trustees meeting set

GLOVERSVILLE — The Gloversville Public Library May Board of Trustees' meeting will be held on May 19 at 6:30 p.m.. In keeping with Executive Order 202.1 regarding emergency adjustments to the Open Meetings Law in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the public is not permitted in-person ...