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During the Lewisboro Town Board meeting on July 12, Town Supervisor Peter Parsons said the town has fared well financially despite the pandemic, due to the Lewisboro Building Department’s large increase in revenue so far this year.

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Two petitions that began circulating Lewisboro last week regarding the town’s sale of two properties on Main Street, South Salem, have already acquired several hundred signatures to request a permissive referendum on the transaction.

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During Tuesday night’s Antenna Advisory Committee meeting, committee members and Town Board liaison Tony Goncalves discussed updates to CityScape’s master plan for cell towers in Lewisboro.

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A single word could sum up Monday night’s Lewisboro Town Board meeting: chaos. Lewisboro’s first in-person board meeting since March 2019 was plagued with constant interruptions from residents and ended with an explosive polling of the board.

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The Lewisboro Town Board resumed its discussion Monday night on the topic of whether it should opt out of allowing marijuana dispensaries and smoking parlors, now permitted under state law.

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Lewisboro’s Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee held its first public information session on June 8. The goal of the session was to give residents an overview of the plan updating project, including how the process will work, how residents can become involved and, most importantly, how res…

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For the second consecutive year, the Goldens Bridge Fire Department canceled its plans for a Memorial Day Parade and community barbecue due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, Goldens Bridge firefighters will gather around the American Legion Monument, located outside the front entrance of th…

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Representatives of two of Lewisboro’s popular delis, Cameron’s Deli and Vista Market, appeared Tuesday night before the Planning Board. Both are seeking upgrades to their long-established businesses. The board reviewed their applications, and also gave updates regarding Copia Home and Garden…

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At its meeting on Monday, April 26, the Lewisboro Town Board discussed the formation of a grants committee, as well as a possible ban on commercial vehicles on a local road. It also took up the matter of a possible ethics violation by councilmember Daniel Welsh.

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On Tuesday, April 20, the Lewisboro Planning Board considered changes to the town’s Wetlands Code in an effort to reduce a backlog of permit applications. Town Planner and Wetland Consultant Jan Johannessen recommended the changes to the town board and explained his reasoning at Tuesday nigh…

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In a quick and unanimous vote, the Lewisboro Town Board opened its meeting Monday night by passing Lewisboro’s first comprehensive tree ordinance, which makes Lewisboro the last municipality in northern Westchester to put in place such protections.

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The Lewisboro Parks and Recreation Department has announced it will hold three separate town camps this summer. Among the offerings will be a new Trailblazing Teen Camp. It will be a substitute for Teen Treks, which is being cancelled for the second year in a row.

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On Monday, March 29, the Lewisboro Democratic Committee announced its slate of candidates for Lewisboro Town Supervisor and Lewisboro Town Board. In light of Town Supervisor Peter Parsons decision to retire from the position at the end of 2021 after serving for 10 years, the LDC said that cu…

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The Lewisboro Town Board held a public hearing on a proposed law regarding outdoor wood boilers, which prohibits future installations of outdoor wood boilers, bans their use between March 31 and Oct. 31, and requires existing installations to meet basic state standards.

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On Friday, March 19, the Town of Lewisboro notified residents through an email communication that a recent sampling of water from Oakridge Water District’s sixth well for perfluorooctanesulfonic acid resulted in a contaminant level of 14.5 parts per trillion, exceeding New York state’s maxim…

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After many contentious debates and meetings than spanned over several hours, the Lewisboro Town Board voted, during the Town Board meeting on Monday, March 22, to approve the Town of Lewisboro Police Department Reform and Reinvention Plan created by the Police Reform and Reinvention Committee.

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On Tuesday, March 16, the Lewisboro Planning Board held a fourth and final public hearing on Gossett Brothers Nursery’s application for a site development plan and wetland activity permit approval.

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On Monday, March 8, the Lewisboro Town Board held a work session with the newly-formed Master Plan Steering Committee to discuss the first steps in creating a new town master plan. The town’s current master plan was created May 24, 1985, and has not been updated since then.

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Bedford Town Supervisor MaryAnn Carr this week announced that, pursuant to an executive order from Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the town will not charge any penalty for tax payments that were received by Feb. 22. 

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The Lewisboro Library Board of Trustees began the new year with notable changes in the library staff and board. The board is also looking ahead to a number of planned fundraising opportunities.

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The Lewisboro Republican Town Committee held its convention last week to nominate its slate for the 2021 election. After the weeklong process where the committee held public interviews to narrow down a list of eight candidates, four candidates were endorsed unanimously: Bill Bongiorno for to…