Oswego County Opportunities’ Call-N-Ride provides an invaluable transportation service to Oswego County residents. One of OCO’s Public Transportation Services, Call-N-Ride offers curb-to-curb, low-cost bus service for elderly and special needs individuals within Oswego County.
The people who live in the tiny Oswego County town are taking on federal officials in an attempt to save their post office. The U.S. Postal Service has been losing money for years. It is looking to close unprofitable postal offices, most of which are in small rural towns.
An initiative of the American Red Cross, the I’m OK program is a neighbor-to-neighbor program where Red Cross trained volunteer residents check the apartments of participating residents each morning, seven days a week, to ensure that in the event of something happening to a resident, they will receive attention in a timely manner.
About a dozen people turned out Thursday night for a town hall meeting with city officials. Topics ranged from the city’s plans to purchase the International Marina to the behavior of college students (and others) to snow removal. The meeting was productive, one councilor said. Things are headed in the right direction, she said. But change doesn’t happen overnight, she added.
When Christine Minor was named program manager for Oswego County Opportunitiesâ€™ Independent Residential Alternatives program in Minetto she envisioned an addition to the spacious grounds of the IRA house.
On Wednesday, the city hosted an informational meeting among city officials, Harborfest representatives and the general public to discuss plans to once again locate the festival’s midway at the marina parking lot north of Lake Street. Some residents oppose the idea. However, most who spoke Wednesday favored the plan. […]