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Hearing set for Rome residence

Rome BY STEVE JONES Staff writer The city will hold its first Public Nuisance Abatement Law hearing in just under a year on Tuesday when the house at 6282 Lamphear Road is put up for examination. Joseph F. Armstrong, owner of 6282 Lamphear Road, was contacted by the city on Jan. 16 to notify him of the hearing. It will be held at 2 p.m. in the Common Council chambers at City Hall.... 4:10pm 01/26/15

Griffith appoints corporate secretary

Business M. Griffith Investment Services has promoted Mary Gurtowski to corporate secretary. Gurtowski has been a member of the M. Griffith team since 2002. She is Series 7 & 66 registered, and holds a bachelor’s degree in business from SUNYIT. In addition to her primary responsibilities of account servicing and problem solving for the clients of President and Chief Executive Officer... 4:00pm 01/26/15

GLDC hires firm for reuse strategy at busy intersection

County A firm specializing in land planning and design services has been hired to recommend a reuse strategy for a highly visible part of Griffiss Business and Technology Park. Griffiss Local Development Corp. owns about 25 acres at Floyd Avenue and Route 825, one of the busiest intersections in the park, and has received interest from developers in the location. On Thursday, GLDC... 4:00pm 01/26/15

Naturalization ceremony slated Feb. 6 in Utica

County UTICA — Oneida County Clerk Sandra J. DePerno will host her office’s first naturalization ceremony of the year next month. Officials will welcome the new citizens to the county and present them with their certificates of naturalization at the event to be held on Friday, Feb. 6, at 10:30 a.m. in the legislative chambers on the 10th floor of the County Office Building, Utica.... 4:00pm 01/26/15

Meetings — Jan. 27, 2015

Meetings / Events County Executive’s hearing, 10 a.m. Public comment on changing local law to prohibit e-cigarette smoking in county owned or leased buildings. Executive Conference room, 10th Floor, County Office Building, 800 Park Ave., Utica. Adirondack Board of Education, 7 p.m. Special meeting for budget presentation, Boonville K-5, Ford St. Westmoreland Board of Education, 6:30 p.m. Room... 4:00pm 01/26/15