Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Guest Appearance by Santa

December 8th, 2012.
Santa, Mrs. Claus and his reindeer made an appearance at the 36th Annual Christmas in the Village Square.

Friday, December 7, 2012

December 2012 Village Newsletter

The December Village News Letter is now available.  A full PDF version of the current issue can be found here:  http://hammondsport.com/Dec%202012Newsletter.pdf

A link to each new issue will be posted in this blog and will be added to the archives on the Village website:


Bids will be received by the Board of Trustees, Village of Hammondsport, at the Village Office, 18 Water Street, Hammondsport, NY, until 4:00 p.m. December 11, 2012.  Bids will be publicly opened at 6:00 p.m. before the regularly scheduled monthly board meeting.

Collection and removal of refuse and recyclables generated within the Village of Hammondsport from Village properties, but only such waste as is acceptable for the disposal at the Steuben County Landfill in Bath, and as defined in these specifications.

Quotes are requested on the following services for a one (1) year period described as follows:

March 1, 2013 to February 28, 2014
Additional Information:  http://hammondsport.com/Garbage%20bid%202013.pdf

Winter Off-street Parking in Effect


Effective December 1 there is no
parking on village streets between 2
am—6 am. This law is in effect until
April 1. Please remember to move
your car off the street so plows can
get through and make the streets
safe for drivers. Not complying may
result in a parking ticket.
Also, according to Village Code, all
property owners in the Village are
responsible to clear sidewalks of
snow and ice within 24 hours of the
end of snowfall. Please do not
shovel the snow from sidewalks on
to public streets.
Keeping the streets and sidewalks
clear during the winter months is
important not only for the safety of
drivers but for people, young and
old, that have to walk to school, the
grocery store or just to get the paper.
Please be a conscientious neighbor
and do your part in maintaining your

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Christmas in the Park Schedule

2012 Christmas in the Park
Printable Schedule

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Village News Letter Now Online!

The Village News Letter is now available online.  Starting this fall you will be able to read both the current as well as archived versions of the news letter.  The current issue can be found here:


A link to each new issue will be posted in this blog and will be added to the archives on the Village website:

2012 Grape Pumpkin Festival

The Chamber of Commerce has announced that
the 2012 Grape Pumpkin Festival has been cancelled.
The Chamber will look into revamping or replacing he festival for 2013.

Friday, September 14, 2012

September Village Board Meeting Date Change

The regular board meeting for the Village of Hammondsport
has been changed to September 18. 2012 at 6;00 PM.

The agenda is as follows:
Approval of minutes –August 14, 2012Payment of Abstract #7 General Fund $ #7 Water Fund $Department Reports – Police, DPW, Finance, Park, KWICCommittee Reports – Beautification Committee

Water District – Inter-Municipal Agreement with Town of UrbanaMain Street GrantCondominium Local Law

Parade Permit
Ice Cream Social

Monday, January 9, 2012

Budget Travel Readers nominated a record 647 towns this year – and now we’ve narrowed that list down to just 10 standout communities across the country. Read all about them, and then vote for your favorite! You can vote once daily, so be sure to get all your votes in before the contest closes on January 31st.

Read more: http://www.budgettravel.com/contest/americas-coolest-small-towns-2012,11/#ixzz1iyVjSqml