Ossining Tomorrow
By Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY

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OSSINING, NY — September 14, 2020 Ossining Tomorrow: Last week included two discussions with BFJ, the planning consultants assisting us with Ossining Tomorrow, our comprehensive plan update. Here’s a link to Thursday’s virtual tutorial and slide presentation about form-based zoning. On Saturday a group of village elected officials, staff, and comp plan steering committee members took a walking field trip focused …

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Mayor’s Monday Message – Police Reform – Reimagining, Renewable Energy, Summer Vacation, and Ossining’s Vision for Tomorrow
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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OSSINING, NY — August 24, 2020 — Police Reform and Reinvention. Last week the Village Board voted to engage IACP to facilitate our response to Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 203 calling on municipalities to review law enforcement policies, engage the public, and adopt a plan forward. Click here to read the Request for Proposals we put out last month. Click here …

Victoria GearityMayor’s Monday Message – Police Reform – Reimagining, Renewable Energy, Summer Vacation, and Ossining’s Vision for Tomorrow
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Mayor’s Monday Message – March 23, 2020
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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New Normal For Now OSSINING, NY — March 23, 2020 — Just as our families are figuring out how to find some stability during this challenging moment, Village government is adjusting to what will be our new normal for a while. Many of our employees need to report to work to keep our village safe and functioning. Whenever possible, staff …

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Mayor’s Monday Message – March 9, 2020
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OSSINING, NY — March 9, 2020 — Bridge Celebrating the Broadway Bridge & Progress for the Building Department Last week we celebrated the rehabilitation of the Broadway Bridge. Thank you to everyone who made this project happen. And thank you to the residents for your patience during the construction. It was lovely to share the event with several community members …

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Mayor’s Monday Message – March 2, 2020
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OSSINING, NY — March 2, 2020 — Bridge Celebration & Mother Nature Up Front – Wednesday at 5PM please join us at the newly completed Broadway Bridge for a ribbon cutting ceremony. The program will include remarks about the history of the bridge, the ecology of the kill, as well as a presentation of a bowl carved from a tree …

Victoria GearityMayor’s Monday Message – March 2, 2020
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Monday’s Mayoral Message – January 20, 2020
By VICTORIA GEARITY

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Honoring MLK; Climate-adaptive Planning; Public Works Progress OSSINING, NY — January 21, 2020 —In honor of the inspiring life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, the third Monday of January is designated as not just a federal holiday, but a day of service. In Ossining, the whole weekend has been an opportunity to honor this spirit. Yesterday Ossining residents gathered at …

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Monday’s Mayoral Message – January 13, 2020
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OSSINING, NY— January 13, 2020 — A Productive Year Ahead Last week was our first village board meeting of 2020. We opened with a presentation to our newest trustees. Trustees Fritsche and Lopez received their police commissioner badges and village lapel pins. My opening remarks focused on the exciting year ahead, and my hope for this community. If you imagined …

Victoria GearityMonday’s Mayoral Message – January 13, 2020
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Monday’s Mayoral Message – December 23rd, 2019
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OSSINING, NY — December 23,2019 —Last week the village was awarded $3.69M in grant money from NYS. These grants will benefit local taxpayers in the short term, and impact our local economy and public infrastructure for generations to come. Being selected for these awards is a testament to the diligence and vision of the whole Village team. We are excited …

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Monday’s Mayoral Message – December 9th, 2019
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OSSINING, NY— December 9, 2019 — Remembering Pearl Harbor & Welcoming a New Sergeant: Thank you to the Central Committee of Organized War Veterans of Ossining for bringing us together at noon on December 7 in the annual remembrance of Pearl Harbor. Michael G. O’Connor led the program with a history of some of the events of that fateful day. …

Victoria GearityMonday’s Mayoral Message – December 9th, 2019
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Monday’s Mayoral Message – December 2nd, 2019
By Ossining Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY

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OSSINING, NY— December 2, 2019 — A Season of Gratitude: Kudos to Ossining’s Department of Public Works. While most of us in village government enjoyed a day off on Friday, you were out picking up everyone’s Thanksgiving waste. Thank you also to the storm management teams who did such a great job keeping our roads safe during the snow. Before …

Victoria GearityMonday’s Mayoral Message – December 2nd, 2019
By Ossining Mayor VICTORIA GEARITY