Tag: Canandaigua City Council

Canandaigua City Council supports renaming ‘Squaw Island’, narrowly approves school resource officer program

Canandaigua City Council supports renaming ‘Squaw Island’, narrowly approves school resource officer program

The Canandaigua City Council met Thursday via Zoom conference call due to COVID-19. During Thursday’s nearly two-and-a-half hour session Council approved 8 resolutions. Resolution #2020-051 proposed supporting efforts to rename “Squaw Island” because of the “defamatory stigma attached to the name”. Several ... MORE
Canandaigua City Council Discusses New Electric Services Program and Calls Upon Ontario County To Rename Court Street In Honor of Susan B. Anthony

Canandaigua City Council calls on Ontario County to rename Court Street to honor Susan B. Anthony

The Canandaigua City Council met on Thursday, July 2, 2020. The Council continued to meet via Zoom conference call due to the continuing COVID-19 crisis. As was the regular process for the Canandaigua City Council, the meeting was also televised on Finger ... MORE
CITIZENS & MEDIA EXCLUDED FROM ONTARiO COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING AGAIN

Public excluded from Ontario County BOS meeting after incorrect, broken links placed on County website

The Ontario County Board of Supervisors was scheduled to hold its regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. The meeting occurred via WebEx conference call due to the COVID-19 crisis. For the second month in a row, both residents and the media ... MORE
Canandaigua looks at Geneva’s Linden as it weighs revitalization of Phoenix St.

Canandaigua task force takes shape to look at downtown revitalization

On Thursday, Canandaigua City Council considered a resolution to create a task force to evaluate the possibility of moving forward with revitalization of the Phoenix Street area often referred to as “Blood Alley”. Phoenix Street between Main and Lafayette gained the nickname ... MORE