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September 8th Workshop Meeting

On September 1st an application was submitted to the Hudson River Valley Greenway Grant Program for a grant in the maximum amount of $10,000.  Funds, if received, will go towards developing a Town of Olive Flood Mitigation Plan.  Partial funding for completing this town-wide plan will be received from the Ashokan Watershed Stream Management Program….

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Swimming Pool Closes after Labor Day

Weather permitting, the Pete Tosi Swimming Pool at Davis Park in West Shokan will be open for the last day of the summer season on Labor Day, September 1st.   Thanks to all the life guards, pool personnel, and residents who made this another fun season.

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West Shokan Post Office Hours Effective Sept. 20th

Starting September 20th the new Post Office hours for West Shokan will be 8-11 & 2-5 Monday through Friday and 9- 12 on Saturday.  The community meeting held August 18th at the Post Office was well attended by those knowing the importance of having a local Post Office.  Survey results were distributed at the meeting….

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Time Warner Franchise Agreement Re-negotiation Survey Results

The Town of Olive Cable Franchise Negotiating Committee has finalized the Time Warner Cable Franchise Agreement Report.  The report was compiled for the town as a result of the town-wide survey, extensive research, and specific local mapping.  This will be used as the basis for our negotiations with Time Warner Cable for the franchise renewal….

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August 11th Town Board Audit & Workshop Meeting

Local Flood Analysis for Boiceville and West Shokan Resolution #12 of 2014 Supporting Coordinated Engineering Services for Local Flood Analysis (LFA) has been presented to Town Board members for approval at the August 12th monthly meeting.  Local Flood Analysis will be undertaken to determine the causes of flooding in the hamlets of Boiceville and West…

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Transfer Station Fees Increase August 1st

Due to increases from Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency (UCRRA) the Town Board has had to look at passing those increases on to our residents.  Starting August 1, 2014, the cost of a Transfer Station Card will be $50.00 which puts the cost of a 30-40 gallon bag of solid waste at $5.00.  The cards…

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July 7th Workshop Meeting Info

One of the items to be discussed at the  July 7th Town Board workshop meeting will be the contract with the UCRRA which will impact disposal fees at the Transfer Station.  The new  UCRRA contract proposal was for Ulster County municipalities to sign on to a ten year contract with the UCRRA by August of…

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Volunteers Needed

Home Delivered Meals for Town of Olive Seniors – The Town of Olive Home Delivered Meals program provides daily meals (Monday through Friday at noontime) to Olive’s home bound Seniors who meet the criteria developed by the Ulster County Office of the Aging.  The local program is run entirely by volunteers.  Volunteer drivers donate approximately…

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Monday Nights June 9th Town Board Meeting

The Town Board will be creating a Flood Advisory Committee to work with flooding issues in Olive and to prepare a Flood Mitigation Plan. Details of the process will be presented at the Town Board Meetings on Monday and Tuesday nights.  As soon as the Town Board passes Resolution #8 of 2014 Establishing a Flood…

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Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM)–Online Here

The Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) provided Olive with Preliminary and Revised Preliminary copies of the revised Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM).  On May 29th an open house was held by the NYS DEC and FEMA to hear property owners’ concerns regarding these  maps.  Most residents were satisfied with the determinations…

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