This year’s honor float in the Freedom Parade pays tribute to our men and women who have served.Come watch the Romulus Girl Scouts come together to carry a large flag down main street in honor of all military men and women who have served and are still serving.We welcome anyone who would like to join us in this great opportunity.
A float by Girl Ccout Troop 60562 will honor all veterans.Any Vet who would like to ride on the float is invited to call Sarah Smolinski at 315-745-9928 or Nicole Hunsberger at 315-719-5247.
Veterans will follow in cars, motorcycles and especially buses from the VA hospital in Canandaigua.Those who want to drive their own cars must have at least three people in the vehicle.Following the parade, vets will be hosted at a chicken barbecue lunch at the VFW.Please RSVP to Karen Lewis at 315-651-9513 to allow the VFW to plan for enough food.
Groups that have been in the parade before, know what fun it can be.Once again, there will be divisions for military and officials; youth organizations, schools and families; churches, senior citizens and organizations; and vehicles.The Civil War and American Revolutionary War re-enactors will have a “parade within a parade.” Watch for special “dignitaries” in this year’s parade including US President Abe Lincoln, Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman.The very popular Hit Men Brass Band will join Downbeat Percussion, Mighty St. Joe’s Alumni Drum & Bugle Corps, the Waterloo Central School Band and the Finger Lakes Pipes & Drums in the lineup this year.
Bring your chair and wave a flag to honor our vets and community stars!
CONTACT: Administrator Don Northrup, (315) 539-9131, email@example.com
The Village of Waterloo is Requesting Input on the Downtown Revitalization Initiative application at the Rotary Farmers Market Saturday
Waterloo, NY, September 14, 2022 – The Village of Waterloo will have a booth at the Waterloo Rotary Farmers Market on Saturday, September 17, 2022 to gather input on the Village’s application for up to $10 million in Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) funding from the State of New York. Those that participate will be given an opportunity to comment on potential projects included in the application.
Potential projects include building improvements, streetscape upgrades, and canalside enhancements.
Additional information on the State’s DRI program will be provided at the meeting. Those not able to attend in person can participate via SurveyMonkey starting Friday, September 16, 2022:
The Village of Waterloo is applying for a 2022 Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) for the Wastewater Infrastructure Engineering Planning Grant (EPG) program to conduct a study for WWTP Improvements. This project will evaluate the treatment plant and produce an Engineering Report with recommended future improvements for a Capital Improvement Project.
The Village of Waterloo will hold a public hearing on Monday, June 13th 2022 at 7 P.M. Residents may attend via phone conference. For contact the Village office at 315-539-9131.
The hearing is held for the purpose of hearing public comments on the Village’s community development needs, and to discuss the possible submission of one or more Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) applications for the 2022 funding year. The CDBG program is administered by the New York State Office of Community Renewal (OCR), and will make funds available to eligible local governments for housing; economic development; including microenterprise assistance for businesses with five or fewer individuals including the owner(s); public facilities; public infrastructure; and planning activities, with the principal purpose of benefitting low/moderate income persons. The hearing will provide further information about the CDBG program and will allow for citizen participation in the development of any proposed grant applications and/or to provide technical assistance to develop alternate proposals.
Comments on the CDBG program or proposed project(s) will be received at this time. The hearing is being conducted pursuant to Section 570.486, Subpart I of the CFR and in compliance with the requirements of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended. Comments and questions can be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or submitted in writing to Village Mayor, John O’Connor at 41 West Main Street, Waterloo, NY 13165 until Monday, June 13th 2022. If special accommodations are needed for persons with disabilities, those with hearing impairments, or those in need of translation from English, those individuals should contact the Village of Waterloo at 315-539-9131 at least one week in advance of the hearing date to allow for necessary arrangements.