Tag: Geneva City Council

Geneva City Council Holds Special Session

Geneva City Council navigates special session on Wednesday despite getting ‘Zoom Bombed’

– By Todd Elzey Geneva City Council held a special session Wednesday to deal with a pair of matters that the Council had approved at its May 6th meeting. It was necessary after the public was excluded from the prior session due ... MORE
LIVE FROM CITY HALL: Officials talk health, education, and future of Geneva in

LIVE FROM CITY HALL: Officials talk health, education, and future of Geneva in digital first (video)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio On Thursday, strategic community partners from the City of Geneva gathered digitally to host a virtual livestream event on Facebook, “Live from City Hall.” City Manager Sage Gerling moderated the announcements, introducing each guest who provided updates on ... MORE
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Geneva City Council Gears Up For Possible Battle With Employee Unions Over Benefits

City Council gears up for possible battle with unions over benefits, fallout from COVID-19 in Geneva

– By Todd Elzey This week the Geneva City Council held its May meeting. Due to COVID-19, the Council met via Zoom teleconference, but the meeting was only accessible to the public via the live broadcast from Finger Lakes Television, Ontario County’s ... 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

-By Todd Elzey 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 ... MORE
Geneva City Council discusses COVID-19 response during work session, possible rift exposed between governing body and city manager

Geneva City Council discusses COVID-19 response during work session, possible rift exposed between governing body and city manager

– By Todd Elzey Geneva City Council met for one of its new “work sessions” on Monday. The Council uses “work sessions” to discuss issues of concerns in depth and to develop plans for addressing those issues. But the Council does not ... MORE
Geneva City Council will discuss sales tax increase at upcoming workshop

Geneva City Council will discuss sales tax increase at upcoming workshop

Don’t call Geneva City Councilor John Pruett’s proposal to raise sales tax in the city dead just yet. City Council voted 8-1 to rejected the proposal to “conduct an earnest and diligent evaluation of how best to accomplish the goal of increasing ... MORE
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Emails highlight reasons for Gramling's exclusion in Geneva (exclusive)

Emails highlight reasons for Gramling’s exclusion in Geneva (exclusive)

In Geneva, the ongoing debate around handling of the Geneva Foundry contamination has taken center stage for months. In particular, questions around At-Large Councilor Mark Gramling, who recused himself from taking part in any votes involving the matter has swirled. Gramling, who ... MORE
Geneva Foundry takes center stage again at City Council meeting

Geneva Foundry takes center stage again at City Council meeting

It was another night spent on defense by Geneva City Council, as they received another round of verbal lashings from concerned residents about the status and future of the Geneva Foundry cleanup. For some speakers on both sides of the issue, the ... MORE
Councilor Hagerman voices 'serious concerns' as allegations go public involving councilor

Councilor Hagerman voices ‘serious concerns’ as allegations go public involving councilor

Source: Geneva Believer Officials and members of the community continue to react in Geneva after a story broke over the weekend, highlighting the breakdown of Ward 1 City Councilor Angelina Marino’s marriage, the alleged involvement of the Geneva Police Department, and follow ... MORE
FOUNDRY FUNK: Residents sound off over cleanup speed in Geneva

FOUNDRY FUNK: Residents sound off over cleanup speed in Geneva

Geneva City Council, FL1 File Geneva City Manager Matt Horn says the City is ‘disappointed’ with certain aspects of the remediation process at the site of the former Geneva Foundry. Roughly 140 homes are affected by soil contamination, and according to an ... MORE