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Farmers Market Reminder
The Villages Farmers Market returns tomorrow — Saturday / 10AM to Noon. Come and gather some locally grown items for your table!
The Farmers Market will continue on the last two Saturdays in July, August and September from 10AM to Noon in front of Village Hall - 1 Store Hill Road.
2nd Community Picnic – Another Success
The Village Board welcomed Old Westbury residents last evening to the 2nd Annual Community Picnic on the wonderful and spectacular grounds of Old Westbury Gardens. The event was attended by approximately 85 residents of all ages. Everyone enjoyed their picnic and beverages while engaging in conversation and laughter. Music was provided by the outstanding five-piece Jason Liebman and Band. The evening was also a platform for the Friends of Old Westbury to introduce their activities in their effort to raise funds to support the beauty of the Village. Click here for more information regarding this newly created community based group.
Farmers Market Coming to Old Westbury!
Announcing the first Old Westbury Farmers Market will be held on the last two Saturdays of June, July, August and September on the grounds at Village Hall between 10 and 12 noon.
This will be a modest and intimate trial. The Village is delighted to feature the organic Old Westbury grown vegetables and fresh eggs from our fellow resident Peter Paniccia.
Click here for some photos!
June 17 and 24th
July 22nd and 29th
August 19th and 26th
September 23rd and 30th
Old Westbury Village Hall - One Store Hill Road, Old Westbury
Road Paving Projects
The Village Board approved approximately 2.7 miles of roads to be resurfaced within the next few months. Road included are: Bacon Road,Campo Circle, Carriage Drive, Coachmans Court, Grace Drive, Haybarn Court, Highland Court, Hitchcock Lane, Valley Road, Windsor Drive and Woods Lane. The scheduled start date will is July 10th – Hitchcock Land and Bacon Road will be the first two roads that will begin the project. The contactor is InterCounty Paving. Notices to residents will be made at least 72 hours prior to the roadway being paved. Any questions may be directed to either Michael Malatino (DPW Superintendent) or Brian Ridgway (Village Administrator) at 626-0800.
Friends of Old Westbury
The Village is pleased to welcome the “Friends of Old Westbury” to the Village’s website. For additional information about this newly created organization “click” on the link that is on the left side of the HOME page just under the Calendar of Events. Representatives from the Friends of Old Westbury will also be at the upcoming Old Westbury Community Picnic scheduled for Tuesday, July 18th on the grounds of the Old Westbury Gardens starting at 6:30PM.
Village Justice Election Results
The Village Election for Village Justice was conducted yesterday and the winner was current Village Justice the Honorable Susan Schmidt-Chorost.
Albert Khafif: 169
Susan Schmidt-Chorost: 396
Village Election – Tuesday, June 20th
The annual Village Election will be held on Tuesday, June 20th between the hours of 12noon and 9PM at Village Hall. The election will be for Village Justice for a four (4) year term. All voters must be residents of the Village of Old Westbury and a registered voter with the Nassau County Board of Elections.
Voters who in good faith expect to be absent on election day for allowable reasons can apply for an Absentee Ballot – refer to the below for additional information on the Absentee Ballot Application process:
Tuesday, June 13th: Last day to apply to the Village Clerk for an Absentee Ballot that is to be mailed to qualified voters.
Monday, June 19th: Last day to apply to the Village Clerk for an Absentee Ballot in person.
For questions related to the above, please call Village Administrator Brian Ridgway at 626-0800.
Special Board of Trustee Meeting:
Please be advised that the Board of Trustees will be holding a Special Meeting on Friday, June 2, 2017 at 10AM at Village Hall.
The subject of the meeting is to consider the application of National Grid, pursuant to Chapter XII of the Nassau County Administration Code, for consent to do work in the Village in connection with the Gas Main Replacement Project along the north bound service road of the Long Island Expressway and such other business that comes before the Board.
2017 Village Tax Bills
The annual Village Tax bills were mailed on Friday, May 26th and are payable without penalty by July 1st.
Road Construction Notification – National Grid Project
The Village was advised today that the gas main replacement project will be delayed for an additional week in order that road closure signs may be proper displayed prior to the project beginning.
Old Westbury Village Picnic – Tuesday, July 18th 6:30PM
The Mayor and Board of Trustees are pleased to announce the Old Westbury Village Picnic scheduled for Tuesday, July 18th. Come join your neighbors and share an evening of music and conversation under the stars at our local jewel, Old Westbury Gardens. Bring your dinner and drink, chairs & blankets. Picnic is held on the front lawn. Light fare will be available at Cafe In the Woods We look forward to welcoming you all there! Private Picnic is free for VOW residents.
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