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FYI - Dr. Ray Pedestrian Bridge
Construction on this pedestrian bridge between Gristmill and Hulls Falls Roads has begun.
Beginning August 24th thru completion of the project scheduled for the middle of November, the Hulls Falls Road wil be closed to all through vehicular traffic.
For safety reasons, pedestrians should also avoid this area until construction is complete.
Questions or concerns can be directed to Bill Ferebee at the Town Hall or call 576-4444.
YOUTH COMMISSION NIGHT SWIM AT COUNTY CLUB POOL
This program was extended to include the Week of August 18th. August 20th will be the last night. This program will run from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and is open to the public. The attending lifeguard will be Teesha Coolidge, no one should be in the pool without her present.
Keene Transfer Station is now using Zero-Sort Recycling. Start saving tipping fees by recycling more, instead of throwing it away, you will be able to put more recyclables in the Zero-Sort compactor: magazines and phone books, newspapers, file folders and office paper, mail and greeting cards, all plastic containers (#1-7), large rigid plastics, metal cans and glass bottles and jars. Separate containers will be available for cardboard and boxboards and for metal (consider putting your metal cans here) to be picked up by Casella and treated as a revenue.
ABSOLUTELY NO PLASTIC BAGS CAN BE PUT INTO THE ZERO-SORT COMPACTOR!!!
Zero-Sort Recycling Guides are available at the Transfer Station, Town Hall, Keene and Keene Valley Libraries, Valley Grocery and McDonough's Valley Hardware.
New: The Town is now accepting Electronic Equipment for Recycling, CLICK HERE to view list.
Other fees to keep in mind:
Freon removal charge - $20
Tires - $3 for up to 16 inch, $5 for over 16 inch and $25 for large tractor tires.
VETERAN'S MEMORIAL UPDATE
click here to view the World War II plaques displayed at the Veteran's Memorial site on Cemetery Lane.
YOUTH COMMISSION DAY PROGRAM
This year's Summer Youth Commission Program is under way. It will be held from Monday, July 6th through Friday, August 21st (seven weeks this year!!) from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. This program is available to children who have completed kindergarten through and including those who have just completed 6th grade. Registration packets and additional information are available at the Town Hall.
MUNICIPAL BURN BAN
The Town of Keene has received notice from DEC that there will be a burn ban for Municipalities beginning July 1st. Therefore, until further notice, NO BRUSH will be accepted at the transfer station AFTER Friday, June 28th, 2013.
Shopping time! Funtime!
Essex County Transportation and Town of Keene is here to help you enjoy the season.
Shopping busses are open to all Essex County Residents! Click here for schedules and information about the weekly Friday Senior Lunch for all Essex County Seniors.