Huntington Town Office News

 

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Town News

PLANNING COMMISSION REGULATIONS REVISIONS and TOWN PLAN MODIFICATION 
The Huntington Planning Commission will hold 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.

ALERT: NEW SPEED HUMP
A permanent speed table has been installed at the northern gateway to the Lower Village. The recommendation for and location of this speed table, was outlined in the Lower Village Scoping Study, and approved by the Selectboard after testing and extensive community feedback.

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.)

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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