Posted May 24, 2021
Margaret A. McGrath Charitable Foundation Awards
$70,000 in Scholarships to 17 Local Students
The Margaret A. McGrath Charitable Foundation announced the awarding of 17 scholarships totaling $70,000 to local students for the 2021-2022 academic school year.
The Foundation offers two types of scholarships to residents of the Towns of Sweden and Hamlin. The Philip and Margaret Dollard Business Scholarship is awarded to those majoring in Business and the Marie Dollard McGrath Elementary Education Scholarship is awarded to those majoring in elementary education. Scholarships are for Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees.
This year’s recipients of the Philip and Margaret Dollard Business Scholarship are:
The recipients of the Marie Dollard McGrath Elementary Education Scholarship are:
Margaret A. McGrath established the Foundation in 2004 under her will to provide scholarships to residents of the Towns of Sweden and Hamlin who have chosen to pursue a degree in either Business or Elementary Education. The Foundation has awarded $883,000.00 in scholarships since its formation.
Qualifying 2022 graduating high school seniors and current college students should submit applications for the 2022– 2023 academic year by March 1, 2022. For further information, contact Richard J. Dollard, Executive Director and Trustee at 585-637-7170. Web site www.frontiernet.net/~mcgrathfound
Submitted by: Richard J. Dollard
Executive Director and Trustee May 24, 2021
Posted on April 15th 2021
- Painting of the bridge trusses and open grate deck
- Infilling of the deck at each end of the bridge over the bridge bearing area
- Concrete repairs on the bridge abutments
- Installation of heavy stone fill in front of the bridge abutments
The purpose of the Monroe County Fishery Advisory Board is to study the problems associated with maintaining and improving the Monroe County fishery, including: Lakes, bays, rivers, ponds, streams, and canals, to determine needs for improved access, support facilities and services and to advise the County Legislature, the County Administration, and local governments as to actions that could be taken to realize the full potential of the County’s fishing resources.
Posted March 12, 2021
New Website for the Town of Hamlin Local Waterfront Revitalization Plan
Posted March 1, 2021
NOTICE CONCERNING THE EXAMINATION OF ASSESSMENT INVENTORY
AND VALUATION DATA
(Pursuant to Section 501 of the Real Property Tax Law)
TOWN OF Hamlin, Monroe County, N.Y.
Notice is hereby given that assessment inventory and valuation data is available
for examination and review. This data is the information which will be used to establish
the assessment of each parcel which will appear on the Tentative Town Tax Roll which
will be filed on or about May 1, 2021. The information may be reviewed by arranging an
appointment with the Assessor(s) during his/her regular office hours. An appointment to
review the above described assessment information may be made by telephoning the
Assessor(s) at 585-964-8748.
Posted January 21, 2021
At the January 11, 2021 Hamlin Town Board meeting, the Town Board adopted accruing late fees of $5.00 each month for dog licenses that are not renewed within 30 days of their annual renewal date. This will be effective beginning February 15, 2021.
The costs for dog renewals will remain the same. Unaltered dogs are $17 and Spayed/Neutered dogs are $9. The purpose of the late fees is to encourage timely renewals. Dog Licensing helps ensure that dogs are vaccinated against rabies. The Town of Hamlin considers rabies to be a serious public health issue. The late fee on dog licenses is another tool to ensure that dogs are vaccinated and that vaccinations are kept current.
If you have any further questions please call 964-2421
Posted June 14, 2021
Now that nice weather has arrived and more of our family and neighbors are restricted to being home more often than normal please be considerate of your dogs that may be barking while they're outside.
A reminder of the town code:
[Amended 6-11-2012 by L.L. No 7-2012]
B. It shall be unlawful for any owner to permit or allow such dog, while in the Town of Hamlin, to:
(1) Engage in habitual loud howling or barking or to conduct itself in such a manner so as to habitually annoy any person other than the owner.
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There are no income requirements or registration needed for this service. Please note that breakfast is assorted breakfast items and lunch is a peanut butter/jelly sandwich meal or an alternate sandwich meal. For special dietary needs, call the Food Service office at (585) 637-1846. Hamlin Town Hall Parking lot 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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I am very pleased to announce that the Town of Hamlin will receive $8.3 million from the Governor's REDI program. The hours and hours of meetings and phone calls have been sucessful in securing this very important funding for Hamlin. I am very happy to have accomplished this for the residents of the shoreline. This is the silver lining to the dark cloud.
$7.9 million is for a sewer system that will include the entire lakefront from the State Park east to Townline Rd. providing public health protection, economic benifits in terms of property values and enhances water quality at our shoreline.
$400,000 is for barrier bar installation at the terminus of Townline Rd to help maintain access, protect from wave action and enhance public safety for roads in 2 towns.
Informational meetings, timelines, and other details will be coveyed shortly as the projects come together.
The Governors $20,000,000 homeowners plan will be rolling out on October first.
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The Main website for NYS Lakeshore Flooding Issues
This link is to suggested waterfront local laws to increase "resiliency". They are model laws to be adapted to fit a local area.
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Located in Monroe County, and home to Hamlin Beach State Park, Hamlin is convenient to many area attractions via the scenic Lake Ontario State Parkway and nearby historic Ridge Road. Hamlin features a friendly, country atmosphere, convenience to Rochester, and is a short drive to many area attractions.