ATTENTION RESIDENTS ON WILDWOOD:

Waste Management has been in contact with the Town Hall regarding your garbage pick up. Unfortunately they will not be back to pick up your street until Tuesday. The Waste Management representative apologizes greatly for this unexpected circumstance and for any inconvenince this has caused.

PLEASE SHARE WITH YOUR NEIGHBORS AND FRIENDS WHO RESIDE ON WILDWOOD WHO MAY NOT SEE THIS NOTICE.

 

TOWN OF BOSTON NOTICE OF SPECIAL TOWN BOARD MEETING

 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Boston Town Board, Erie County, New York, will hold a Special Town Board Meeting to approve fund bills which are due prior to our next scheduled Board meeting and select a flooring bid for the Trooper Barracks as per the Trooper Contract.  At the Boston Town Hall, 8500 Boston State Road, Boston, New York, on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at  1:00 p.m.

Dated:       May 24, 2018     BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD                                                                                        SANDRA L. QUINLAN, TOWN CLERK

TOWN BOARD MEETING SUMMER SCHEDULE

JUNE 13, 2018                7:30 PM

JULY 18, 2018                 7:30 PM

AUGUST 15, 2018           7:30 PM

Boston Arts Council Presents:

26th ANNUAL FREE Town of Boston 2018 Summer Concert Series

Tuesdays 7 to 9 PM

Lions Shelter, Boston Town Park

Rain location: Town of Boston Community Room

FREE ADMISSION – bring a lawn chair and friends

One FREE $25 Gift Card will be given away at each concert, courtesy of J.P Fitzgerald’s

 

DATES               PERFORMERS                                     

July 10     Whollatta Band  & CRUZ NIGHT                          (Blues)

**Special start time of 5:30

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July 17     Five to One Band                                       (Classics)

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July 24     BOSTON TOWN BAND  & Ice Cream Social                              

                                                      ** Ice Cream Social begins at 6:00 PM

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July 31     MJ & The Way   (Acoustical Trio- variety, soft rock, Country)                         __________________________________________________________________________________ 

August 8    Jack Civiletto & Sweet Tumbleweed    (Sinatra, soft rock, country and a variety of songs)

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August 14        Crash Cadillac (Sounds of the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, & 90’s

 ** Special time: 6 – 9 PM – Food Truck & Fire Truck Night _________________________________________________________________________________

August 21        Nip N Tuck                                

                                  (Country)

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August 28        Flipside   (80’s Pop, Rock, Dance)                                                        

                                               

** Special Start time 6 – 9 pm  ** Food Trucks  @ 5 pm                __________________________________________________________________________________

 

“Program is funded by the New York State Council of the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; administered by Arts Services Initiative of Western New York.”

A Special Thanks goes out to our Corporate Sponsors:

Jennifer Warren – State Farm Insurance

Steve Cappellino – Cappellino Chevrolet

Town of Boston Summer 2018 Recreation

The Town’s schedule of summer recreation programs is here!  It includes programs in Summer Skills (math and reading), Tennis, Swimming and Tae Kwon Do.  To see the what is offered in 2018 schedule, just click Additional Recreation Summer All Program Registration 2018.

You can also access the registration information/forms for the following programs:

New Registration form 2018- early bird extension

Latchkey Reg. 2018

 

MEMORIAL DAY 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Town Board would like to welcome Kelly Martin as their new Councilwoman.  The Board announced Martin’s appointment at their meeting on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

TOWN OF BOSTON

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

         PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: that the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Boston, Erie County, New York will meet on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 7:00 PM for a Work Session in the Boston Town Hall Courtroom, 8500 Boston State Road, Boston, New York.

Followed by Public Hearings for variance requests to The Town of Boston Code relative to the application(s) of:

Ralph and Julie Galluzzi residing at 6983 Ward Road

proposed pole barn construction on 80.10 acres of property of 11,856 square feet

Town Code Section 123-136 B (4) allows 2,500 accessory square feet on 5+ acres of land; a variance of 9,356 is requested

Jeffrey Piersanti residing at 7806 Feddick Road

proposed pole barn construction on 1.8 acres of property of 1,200 square feet

Town Code Section 123-136 B (4) allows 840 accessory square feet on 1 -2 acres of land; avariance of 360 feet is requested

At these hearings, at the time and place noted above, all interested persons will be given up to 3 minutes to speak for or against said applications.

Katharine Praczkajlo, Chairman,

Zoning Board of Appeals

Dated: April 13, 2018

Published: April 20, 2018

An Equal Opportunity Provider & Employer

 

The Boston Town Band invites interested musicians to join them as they prepare for their 26th year of performing concerts in the Southtowns!

While the band has a need for percussion, base clarinet, and tuba players, the band welcomes musicians of all instruments.

The band plays a variety of marches, patriotic, show tunes and light classical selections.

Membership is open to 9th graders through senior adults.  Boston residency is NOT a requirement.

Then Band rehearses at the Boston Valley School on Tuesdays from 7:30 – 9 PM with the first rehearsal scheduled for April 17.

Interested persons should call President Herb Klein at 649-8570 or Band Director Kyle Kohan at 648-3578.

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

TOWN OF BOSTON

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: that the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Boston, Erie County, New York will meet on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 7:00 PM for a Work Session in the Boston Town Hall Courtroom, 8500 Boston State Road, Boston, New York.

Followed by Public Hearings for variance requests to The Town of Boston Code relative to the application(s) of:

Timothy and Carolyn Baumgartner residing at 7381 Hunn Road:

proposed pole barn construction on 2.62 acres of property – 1,280 square feet and 27 feet high

Town Code Section 123-136 B (4) allows 1,020 accessory square feet on 2 -3 acres of land; and a building height of 21 feet

Edwin and Michelle Glair residing at 5584 Johns Terrace:

proposed pole barn construction on 1.14 acres of property – 960 square feet and keep the existing 144 square foot shed

Town Code Section 123-136 B (4) allows 840 accessory square feet on 1 -2 acres of land

At these hearings, at the time and place noted above, all interested persons will be given up to 3 minutes to speak for or against said applications.

 

Katharine Praczkajlo, Chairman,

Zoning Board of Appeals

Dated: March 15, 2018

Published: March 23, 2018

An Equal Opportunity Provider & Employer

PUBLIC NOTICE : TOWN OF BOSTON PUBLIC HEARING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a public hearing shall be held by the Town Board of the Town of Boston on April 4, 2018, at 7:45 p.m., at Boston Town Hall, 8500 Boston State Road, Boston, New York, to hear any and all persons either for or against a local law entitled: “A LOCAL LAW Amending Local Law 4 of 2008, Which Affords a Real Property Tax Exemption for Cold War Veterans, to Remove the Ten-Year Limitation on that Tax Exemption.”

Copies of the proposed law, sponsored by Supervisor Keding, are on file in the Town Clerk’s Office, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

DATED: March 7, 2018                                   BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

PUBLISHED: March 16, 2018                        SANDRA L. QUINLAN, TOWN CLERK

An Equal Opportunity Provider & Employer

VOLUNTEERS WANTED

Do you love your town?

Why not volunteer with others who love the Town of Boston?

There are many ways to get involved in our town and we would LOVE for you to be a part of the wonderful things already happening and play a role in all the good things we can build TOGETHER as a community!

Click here to complete a volunteer interest form

ATTENTION TOWN OF BOSTON RESIDENTS: BRUSH PICKUP FROM STORM 3/2

Due to the storm of March 2, 2018, the town realizes there are many trees with damage and clean-up residents will need to complete on their property.

The Town of Boston Highway Department will be picking up brush from the storm as early as they can.  They will ONLY be picking up what is on top of the snow as they go by, NOT anything buried by the snow.

Please keep in mind, brush pick up does not mean entire tree pick up and disposal. 

In addition, our local fire departments would like to remind residents that, per the DEC, residential brush burning is prohibited March 16 through May 14 across New York State.  Please do not burn your brush, please stack for pick up by the highway department.

 

CONGRATUALTIONS TO SUPERVISOR KEDING!

Boston Town Supervisor Jason Keding is the FIRST SUPERVISOR IN NEW YORK STATE to complete the Association of Towns Certified Town Official Certification!  Certification presented to Supervisor Keding from Association of Town Executive Director Gerry Geist.

Thank you to Erie County Legislator John Mills, Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns, Chief of Staff Christine Gierlinger and Karl Simmeth from Assemblyman DiPietro’s Office, and Mitch Martin from Senator Gallivan’s Office for joining the Town Board at their meeting on March 7, 2018 to celebrate Supervisor Keding’s achievement.

PUBLIC NOTICE POSTED 2/27/18

The Town of Boston has declared as surplus and is selling at online auction the following tractors: 2010 John Deere X740, 62” Deck; and 2016 John Deere X75, 60” Deck.  The auction website is www.auctions international.com, auction ID No. 13486.  Bids will be accepted March 6, 2018, 12:00 AM through March 20, 2018, 12:00 AM.

DATED: FEBRUARY 27, 2018

PUBLISHED: MARCH 2, 2018

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

SANDRA L. QUINLAN,TOWN CLERK

An Equal Opportunity Provider & Employer

 

Are you a local senior? Come join other Boston Seniors for lunch Monday – Friday. 

Suggested donation of $3. Please call 941-5773 for more info or to make a reservation

APRIL 2018 SENIOR DINING MENU

MARCH 2018 SENIOR DINING MENU

TOWN BOARD MEETING

The Town Board will have their next meeting on March 21, 2018 at 7:30 PM

 

ANNOUNCING THE NEW BOSTON-COLDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Boston-Colden Chamber of Commerce meeting – To anyone interested in the creation of a Boston-Colden Chamber of Commerce, please attend a feasibility meeting on February 22nd at 6pm at Boston Town Hall in the Court Room. Items to be discussed include, but not limited to the structure of this new chamber, mission statement, membership, leadership and the goals of the chamber.

HEAP

HEAP is STILL open for those who may need help with their heating bills this winter.

Second Emergency benefits for heat and heat-related emergencies will be available effective February 12, 2018.

To be eligible for Second Emergency benefits, applicants must have exhausted both the Regular benefit and the first Emergency benefit, and have a current shut off notice or low fuel supply.

The Regular benefit, First Emergency benefits & Second Emergency benefits are available until April 27, 2018.

For complete HEAP information, please visit our website at:

http://www2.erie.gov/socialservices/index.php?q=heap-home-energy-assistance-program

SPECTRUM CABLE

Spectrum is building out in our town.  Please use the following link to check your address.

http://www.bldlkup.com/

 

TENTATIVE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES ANNOUNCED

The Town of Boston’s Summer Concert Series is back! Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7—9 p.m. Under the Lion’s shelter located in the Boston Town Park. Rain location is the Town of Boston Community Room. Here’s this season’s lineup:

July 3
July 10
July 17
July 31
August 7
August 14
August 21
August 28

More details and a list of our sponsors coming soon.

Boston Youth Soccer League Registration COMING SOON FOR 2018

Registration for the 2017 Town of Boston Youth Soccer League (BYSL) is now open thru June 30th, 2017.  Boston Youth Soccer is open to all area children aged 5 to 13 as of December 1, 2017. Young adults can referee, assistant coach, or play in the towns Sunday pick up league.  Registration forms are available at the Boston Town Clerks Office or by clicking here.  You can also sign up online by clicking here.

For FAQs about the BYSL, click here.

Municipal

Announcement from the Supervisor
Upgrade to Enhanced License When Time to Renew
NYSDEC Burning Regulation
QiGong T’ai Chi Classes in Hamburg
Standard Work Day and Reporting Resolution for Elected and Appointed Officials
2014/2015 Fire Contracts
Town Board Meetings
Town of Boston Seeking Volunteers
CAC Seeking New Members
Audit: TOB Fire Co. Service Award Program
Erie County Auto Bureau Offices
NYS Comptroller’s Report of Financial Operations

Community

Town Band Annual Christmas Concert
Boston Area Schools Continuing Education
HEAP Home Energy Assistance Program
Hunting Licenses Available at Town Clerk’s Office
UNYTS Blood Drive Dates
CHANGE IN NYS FOR ELECTRONICS RECYCLING JANUARY 1, 2015
Lifeline Discount Telephone Service Program
Attention Homeowners: Insist on Identification
First Time Home Buyer Program
Food Pantry Locations
Emergency Utility Bill Assistance
Erie County Housing/Homeless Outreach
Affordable Housing & Zoning Techniques

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