An open Letter to Town of Webb voters:
Four years ago this month I announced my decision not to seek re-election to the office of Town of Webb Town Supervisor.
At this time, following a three-year, two-month and 20-day hiatus from local politics, I am announcing my intent to file the necessary petitions and seek a place on the November ballot for election to the office of Town of Webb Town Supervisor. Continue reading
An open letter to the community:
Billy’s Italian-American Restaurant, located behind Walt’s Diner on Rte. 28 in Old Forge, is the place to be on Thursday, March 12.
Once again, the Eagle Bay Volunteer Hose Co. Inc. is pleased to announce that Billy’s Italian-American Restaurant will be holding a charity benefit for the Eagle Bay Fire Department and will donate 20% of all sales, including take-outs for that evening to our fire department. Continue reading
An Open Letter to the Community:
All are invited to a donation dinner at Billy’s Italian-American Restaurant in Old Forge on Monday, February 23 where 20 percent of all sales—including take outs—will benefit the Inlet Community Church trip to Mexico to build an orphanage over the upcoming Spring Break. Continue reading
I would like to thank every supporter who believed in my campaign and the values it represented.
Upstate New York and the North Country is a special place that I am proud to call home.
We believe in opportunity for each citizen—and not just the richest few. And we believe in working across the aisle—not just voting the party line. Continue reading
To New York State voters:
Supreme Court Justice Brandeis wisely opined that “Sunlight is said to be the best of disinfectants” to public corruption.
If you haven’t noticed it’s been getting darker in New York.
New York’s Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), the bulwark of our state’s sunlight laws, is under attack today by no less than the State’s chief law enforcement officer, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Continue reading
Open letter to the Town of Forestport Supervisor…
There are many interests at stake surrounding the ongoing controversy over White Lake access and control.
The land owned by the White Lake Shores Association (referred to as Beach A) across from the White Lake Inn has been the subject of litigation and judgments for years. Continue reading
Forestport Tax Payers,
It has become clear that the Town of Forestport is in a “budget league of its own,” when compared to nearby municipalities.
And it’s inescapable that we Town Board members must “play” with this budget in doing right by our taxpayers.
As you all know, I do not avail myself of the Health insurance or the retirement, so my compensation consists of two salaries, the total being approximately $23,634. Continue reading