Scrap Metal Clean-up

OTIS will again be sponsoring a scrap metal clean-up to benefit disabled veterans.   Bring waste metal to 3936 Franklin Street on October 11th from 8am-3pm. See the attached flyer for a specific list of accepted material.   scrap metal drive   UPDATE:  Just wanted to let you know that for the scrap drive that it was 9,487 pounds which brought in $874.43.I wanted to thank you and...
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Streetscape Grant Project

Snow Belt Housing administered the Streetscape grant. The area served by this project is Center Street and the section of McAlpine Street from the signal light down to Center Street.  Flowering trees were planted in several yards along McAlpine Street.  A paver path has been constructed to join the small park beside Community Bank to the Canal Basin Park.  There are also pavers and a bench...
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Main Street Grant Project

Snow Belt Housing is administering the Main Street Grant for the Village of Lyons Falls. The area being served is Center Street and the section of McAlpine Street from the signal light down to Center Street. Businesses may apply to Snow Belt for interior and exterior renovations; if granted, the business pays for 25% of the cost and grant money covers the rest. To date the businesses that have...
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Brownfield Opportunity Grant

The BOA (Brownfield Opportunity Area) is a New York State Department of State grant being administered by the Lewis County Departments of Economic Development and Planning.  Please look to this website and notices posted throughout the village for future village-wide information sessions. We want your ideas and vision!  The Elan Group provides the consulting for this project and has met with our...
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Fitness Trail

The road that encircles the ball fields provides a half-mile walking trail at Riverside Park.  In 2013, we added 20 fitness stations to this trail. Anne Huntress, a Lyons Falls ALIVE member and physics teacher at South Lewis Central School, spear-headed this project. The stations were purchased with funds from a Community Grant of Iroquois Pipeline, Lyons Falls ALIVE, The Edge Hotel, Otis...
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Mural on Dollar General

The Village, with NYS Streetscape funding has a mural of the “Three Way Bridge” on the Dollar General Store, the Route 12 D side. Andy Hunter, a local artist, is in charge of this project. The Mural is done, check it out.
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