The Warwick Shade Tree Commission (featuring Matt Doiron) is conducting a workshop called “From Grass Seed to Tree: Understanding the Basics of Planting” at the Albert Wisner Public Library – Community Room on Sat., Apr. 14 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Doiron will discuss tips and tricks to ensure planting success. Topics will cover soil conditions, fertilization, mulching, propagation and transplanting. This event is open to adults, and registration is required. For more information call the Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Volunteer Week will run this year from Sun., Apr 15 to Sat., Apr. 21. We invite all Warwick residents to think about donating some time and special skills to a local non-profit or community organization that serves the needs of local residents. From Hospice to literacy to meal delivery the to Friendly Visitor Program and more, there are many ways to support your fellow Warwick residents!
Orange County has scheduled the 2018 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event for municipalities, schools, farms and businesses. Registration is required. The event will be held at the Thomas Bull Memorial Park, 90 Grove St., Montgomery, NY on Fri., Apr. 13.
The Household Hazardous Waste Event for residents is scheduled for Sat., Apr. 14 at the Thomas Bull Memorial Park from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The line moved quickly; please do not come before 9 a.m. and block traffic flow. No registration is required. Proof of Orange County residency is required. There is no cost to residents. For more information call 291-3246 or visit: www.orangecountygov.com/efs, and click on the Household Hazardous Waste tab on the left.
A public hearing on “Revisions of Chapter 164 Zoning” will be held on Thurs., Apr. 12 at 7 p.m. in the Warwick Town Hall.
The public hearing on “Carryout Bags” has been adjourned until Thurs., Apr. 26 at 7:15 p.m. in the Warwick Town Hall.
The next regular meeting of the Town Board will be held on Thurs., Apr. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Warwick Town Hall, located at 132 Kings Hwy. in Warwick NY.
The above column, written by Warwick Town Supervisor Michael Sweeton, has been published in the Apr. 11 issue of the Warwick Valley Dispatch.