BALLSTON SPA – Members of the Ballston Spa Middle School drama club, Launching Pad Productions, attended Wednesday’s Ballston Spa Central School District Board of Education meeting to spread the word about their upcoming production of “Shrek the Musical.”
Reporter Ashley Onyon is a graduate of the journalism program at SUNY Albany. She wrote for the Mohawk Valley Compass for two years covering the GASD Board of Education. She has contributed articles to The Mohawk Valley Independent and the annual journal Upstream.
BALLSTON – The Town Board narrowly approved a measure referring proposed plans for a rental community for residents aged 55 and up to the Ballston Planning Board for concept review Tuesday.
Updated 1/11/18 at 9:10 p.m.–A statement received from Solomon Group said, “On January 1, 2018, water service was disrupted at Malta Gardens, a mobile home park, and Malta Pointe, a garden apartment community, in an incident triggered by severe cold and exacerbated by excess water use by mobile home park residents attempting to avoid pipes freezing.
BALLSTON – The Burnt Hills Fire Department held a public forum Tuesday to update community members in advance of a second public referendum on the proposal to build a new firehouse.
MALTA – The Town Board will consider imposing a six-month moratorium on ground mounted solar panels and solar farms next month following a public hearing.
BALLSTON SPA – The Village Board of Trustees presented contributions to the Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association and the Ballston Area Community Center Monday.
BALLSTON SPA – The Ballston Spa Central School District recognized four staff members for the outstanding work that they do each day during Wednesday’s Board of Education meeting.
MALTA – Members of the Eastline Romp and Play Dog Park will see their annual fee increase next year after Eastline committee president, David Sanford, requested a rate increase during Monday’s Town Board meeting.
BALLSTON – The Town Board got a first look at a draft sewer use bill during Tuesday’s meeting that could require property owners in the Ballston Lake Sewer District to connect to the system within three years, facing fines and other legal action upon failure to make the connection.
BALLSTON SPA – The Village Board approved the 2018 health insurance policy renewal Monday at a cost of $536,382.82, an increase of $50,296 or 10.35 percent over the current year’s rate.