Starting today (May 20), National Grid and their contractors will be undertaking an extensive maintenance project on their transmission lines. National Grid will be using helicopters, contractor line crews and associated heavy equipment during the length of this project.
A group of avid readers at Bishopâ€™s Commons have joined together to participate in the community wide experience by reading the NY Times best sellerÂ â€œThree Cups of Teaâ€ by Greg Mortenson.
For more than 15 years Oswego County OpportunitiesÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ Youth Emergency Services Program (YES!) has been providing support and encouragement to runaway and homeless youth in Oswego County. As the recipient of a federal grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, OCOÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s YES! Program is able to help even more youth in crisis.
Oswego High School student-athletes and marching band members will have new footing when they step on to Joe Wilber Field in September.
The Hannibal Board of Education has announced its decision to put the district’s proposed capital project up for a second vote. The vote will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Jan. 21, 2009 and comes with a guarantee from the Hannibal Board of Education that the project will be delivered with no local expense.
The Oswego County BOCES referendum was defeated Wednesday, almost two to one by voters in the BOCES district. According to the BOCES Web site, 2,810 voters said ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œnoÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â to the project over 1,543 voters who supported the plan.
The Hannibal Board of Education has announced its inability to support Oswego County BOCES’ proposed $48.4 million capital project. Residents in the BOCES region will vote on the proposed plan Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at 13 polling places around the county.
As voters head to the polls Tuesday to cast a vote in the Presidential Election, the Hannibal Central School District will ask for voter support for the District’s $26.9 million proposed facilities improvement plan. The plan was developed by combining a 98 percent state reimbursement on capital projects with the district’s Expanding our Children’s Education and Learning (EXCEL) Aid to make up the district’s local share.
The proposed project includes renovation of approximately 196,000 existing square feet as well as adding approximately 70,000 square feet of new space. The new space essentially replaces several buildings that are no longer suitable for use, according to Dr. Joseph Camerino, BOCES district superintendent.
The Hannibal Central School District has issued a reminder that it will host an informational session this evening to discuss the district’s proposed $26.9 million capital project.