HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: A Special Valentine’s Day for Veterans

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: A Special Valentine’s Day for Veterans

By Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann The mere mention of “Valentine’s Day” can evoke a number of reactions. For some, it’s a celebration of the romantic spirit and magnetic forces that drive people to love each other. For others, it’s a day of impulsive purchases capped off with a few sweat-induced moments of panic in a […]

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Recognizing Businesses who Share Pride in Clarkstown

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Recognizing Businesses who Share Pride in Clarkstown

By Town of Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann For the past 13 years, the Town of Clakrstown has been awarding local businesses with the “Pride of Clarkstown” Award. The awards have been given to businesses that have invested in beautifying their commercial properties throughout Clarkstown. The Pride of Clarkstown initiative is a program designed to recognize […]

Hometown Happenings: What is TOD?

Hometown Happenings: What is TOD?

By Town of Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann Over the last few years you may have heard the term TOD. What is TOD and what does it mean for the Town of Clarkstown? TOD stands for Transit Oriented Development and focuses on providing an innovative mix of commercial and residential uses centered on transit hubs and linked […]

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Rockland Country Day School Campus History

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Rockland Country Day School Campus History

  By Supervisor George Hoehmann  Last week, I was proud to announce a historic agreement for the town to purchase the Rockland Country Day School campus in Congers, which will add an additional 20.5 acres of public land adjacent to the town-owned 33.5 acre Kings Park. I have made preserving, protecting and enhancing Clarkstown’s quality of […]

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Living With Coyotes

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Living With Coyotes

By Town of Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann   Over the past few months, many residents have voiced concerns over coyotes appearing in their communities. This trend has sparked incidences of inaccurate reporting and unwarranted, but understandable fear. In response to these concerns, the town hosted a Coyote Education Seminar to educate residents and dispel myths. We invited […]

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