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Town News

CAMELS HUMP ROAD - EXPECT LONG DELAYS 8/21 - 8/24
Please be advised that the Huntington Road Crew will be replacing culverts on Camel’s Hump Road from Fielder Road to the Burrows Trail parking lot Monday 8/21 through Thursday 8/24 (8am – 3pm daily). You should expect delays of up to 30 minutes. Since the crew receives dispatch notifications of 9-1-1- calls on their beepers, in the event of an emergency they will immediately open the roadway.

HUNTINGTON MAIN ROAD BRIDGE NOW OPEN
The bridge south of Moody Road is now open for all traffic.

PLANNING COMMISSION REGULATIONS REVISIONS and TOWN PLAN MODIFICATION 
The Huntington Planning Commission held two Public Hearings on Monday, June 26, 2017, as follows:
1. 7 pm - update to the Huntington Town Plan, adopted in 2014, Village map revisions. Click here for the map.
2. 7:20 pm - revisions to the Huntington Zoning, Subdivision and Flood Hazard Regulations into a single document: Huntington Land Use Regulations. Click here for a copy of the latest draft of the proposed regulations.
To read the Highlights of the Summary of Changes, click here. The purpose of the hearing is to take comments to the documents. The hearings meet the State Statute: Title 24, Chapter 117.

HUNTINGTON FALL RECREATIONAL YOUTH SOCCER SIGNUP
Soccer registration for Grades 1-6 is now underway. Save $12 when you register your player by July 31. Click here to download the registration form.

DOG REGISTRATION NOW DUE
All dogs must be registered with the Town Clerk annually by April 1. The fee is $19, or $13 for spayed/neutered dogs. Current rabies certificate needs to be presented (call the Town Clerk's Office to see if the one on file is current). Dogs that are picked up may incur a fine for their owner for non-registration. Fees increase after April 1 to $27 / $19 spayed/neutered.

FIRE ALERT CAUTION: A PERMIT IS REQUIRED BEFORE YOU BURN
Contact Fire Warden Ken Russin (home/work: 434-2389; pager: 350-7818; cell: 881-1852) for a burn permit before every open fire you want to have at your property. (Only natural vegetative material may be burned.)

CHECK OUT THE HUNTINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Huntington Public Library is open on Sundays, noon to 5 pm. In addition to a wide selection of books of all genres, the Library has wifi access and public computer terminals. Huntington participates in the Home Card program, which enables  Huntington and Buels Gore residents to borrow books from participating local libraries (sorry, not Fletcher Free in Burlington). Cardholders can access a variety of online educational resources and also request books through interlibrary loan. It is located in the Union Meeting House in the Lower Village. Click here for the HPL website.

HUNTINGTON TOWN HALL RENTAL OPPORTUNITIES
Supported by multiple sources of funds including affordable building usage fees, the historically renovated Town Hall is available for a variety of events such as municipal meetings, performing arts, private parties, arts markets, festivals, workshops, classes, etc. Check out the details here.

TOWN MEETING DAY.
Click here for March 7, 2017 Election Results. Click here to read the Town Report online. Click here to read the Town Meeting minutes.

EMERGENCY RESOURCES DURING POWER OUTAGES
The emergency shelter at the Church in Huntington Center will open during extended power outages with access to heat, water, showers, cooking facilities, WiFi, and more. It's a cozy place to spend the day and a safe place to spend the night. Click here for more information or call Barbara Elliott at 434-4779.

Community News

School News
BREWSTER-PIERCE SCHOOL IS COLLECTING BOXTOPS FOR EDUCATION
- When you purchase certain cereals, soup or other products at the local store, check the label. If there is a small emblem on the box top or on the side of the can, cut it out to give to the Partners in Education at Brewster-Pierce School. Each little emblem is worth ten cents when they are sent in (December and April). Drop off at the school or the Town Clerk's Office. To read more about the program, click here for Box tops.

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