A Message from the Mayor
I would like to take this opportunity to explain to the residents of the Village of Spencerport Governor Cuomo’s 2017 Initiative to reduce property taxes. He plans to do this by empowering voters who could approve a referendum to approve locally designed consolidation plans by Monroe County that eliminate duplicate services in an effort to lower the costs of local governments. The Governor further announced that if the Legislature passes the 2017 State Budget without the “Consolidation Plan”, the Governor will hold up $715 million in AIM (aid and incentives to municipalities) funding to cities, towns and villages starting April 1, 2017.
What the Governor is actually requesting is a consolidation plan developed by Monroe County that could ultimately result in the dissolution of the Village of Spencerport, other Villages and Fire and Special Use Districts to be on the ballot for the November 2017 General Election. Continue reading…
See also: Village of Spencerport Efficiency Data
2017 Conservation Tree & Shrub Program Launched
The goal of this program is to provide seedlings for homeowners to establish windbreaks, reforest land, prevent soil erosion, and create suitable wildlife habitats. Trees and shrubs can also add value to your home while improving the environmental health of your property. The Monroe County Soil & Water Conservation District's Conservation 2017 Tree & Shrub Program distribution dates will be on April 20, and April 21. There are a wide variety of bare root trees and shrubs, as well as multiple flowering plants, seed mixes and enhancement items available. View the 2017 Catalog and more information...