Old Westbury Pond Update:
The long-awaited delivery of Post & Rail Cedar fence material just arrived. The Village’s Department of Public Works crew is now leveling off the fence installation area and within the next week the fence installation should be completed. The new fence will highlight the two new fountains and wide range of plant material.
Reminder - Push Notification Mobile App:
In April the Village announced that the Village’s Mobile App is up and running. Residents can now download this new Push Notification Mobile App and be updated real-time on events within the Village. Click here for downloading instructions.
Annual Village Tax Invoice
The annual Village Tax Invoices were mailed last week and are payable without penalty by July 1st. Per New York State Law, a 5% penalty will be applied to all payments received after July 1st, thru July 31st and an additional 1% for payments received each month or fraction thereof, thereafter. Payments can be dropped off at Village Hall during normal business hours.
Village Election Day – June 15th
The annual Village Election will be held on Tuesday, June 15th between 12noon and 9PM. This year the only office to be filled is for Village Justice. The current Village Justice, Hon. Susan Schmidt-Chorost is running for a second four-year term. The polling place will be in the Court Room at Village Hall (1 Store Hill Road) for all residents who are registered with the Nassau County Board of Elections. Those wishing to vote using an Absentee Ballot should contact Village Hall directly. Applications must be received by Tuesday, June 8th if the ballot is to be mailed to the requesting voter. The last day to submit an Application in person is Monday, June 14th at which time a Ballot would be provided.
Tree Trimming & Pruning
Over the next two weeks the recently planted trees along Wheatley Road, Old Westbury Road and I.U. Willets Road will be professionally trimmed. This activity will ensure proper growth and shape for these trees. Added to the inventory of new Village trees were eighteen Dogwoods planted on the northwest corner of Wheatley Road and the Service Road. These trees were donated to the Village by the Friends of Old Westbury and planted by the Village’s DPW crew.
Upcoming Village Meetings
Planning Board – Monday, June 7th at 7PM
Zoning Board of Appeals – Monday, June 14th at 7PM
Board of Trustees – Monday, June 21st at 7PM
All meetings will be held in Public, and the associated meeting agenda will be posted on the Village website under Agenda and Minutes.