BALLSTON SPA – The Village Board on Monday voted to spend $87,500 to buy two secondhand dump trucks for the Department of Public Works, and to rebuild the frame on another DPW truck it owns, at a total cost of $87,500.
Smart Growth Ballston applauds Walmart’s decision not to develop a big-box store in the Town of Ballston. As a result, Ballston now has another chance to pursue growth that community residents actually want – growth that preserves the community’s character, promotes locally-owned businesses, and adheres to the smart-growth vision of the Town’s Comprehensive Plan. [Read more…]
BALLSTON – Walmart’s Director of Corporate Communications for the Northeast Division released a statement Wednesday announcing that the company had decided not to move forward with plans to develop a new store in the Town behind the McDonald’s on Route 50. [Read more…]
While it “seems” quiet, plenty has been happening behind the scenes to bring Walmart to the Town of Ballston. [Read more…]
As a resident of Ballston Spa, I have mixed feeling of the Wal-Mart that will be coming to town. For the businesses of downtown Ballston Spa, I have some advice: get ready. In my opinion, the big box store will not take away your [Read more…]
Smart Growth Ballston has decided not to sue to overturn the Ballston Planning Board’s recent decision to issue a negative declaration for the Walmart development. We still consider the board’s decision a clear violation of the State Environmental Quality Review Act, a breach of the Comprehensive Plan, [Read more…]
Calling all Disney fans! Check out this FREE Disney stick figure decal currently available. I just created one and it was a lot of fun to customize it to my family. Display it on your car or give to the kids to put on a window in their room or around the house. Either way, it’s a fun freebie! If you’re interested I would order asap, these freebie deals tend to go quickly. Click on the picture below to get started.
Another HOT sample that just popped up is this FREE K-Cup sampler courtesy Walmart. Hurry, supplies are limited!
A friend and colleague who is seeking her first elected office in a small Town on the outskirts of the Capital Region wrote me recently to bemoan the lack of decency and common courtesy in local politics. [Read more…]
Ballston Public Hearing, Walmart / Rossi PUDD, Tuesday July 28. Run time 3hrs/20min
Hearing starts at the :3o minute mark