Monday, December 22, 2014 - 7:03:08 AM

Local News

Print Friendly | Bookmark and Share

Kevin Millar Wins Re-Election as Owego Mayor

Village of Owego Mayor Kevin Millar has won re-election.

He bested challenger Lisa Curatolo by a vote of 394 to 310. Millar stressed his experience and efforts at flood mitigation during the campaign.

He also talked about investigating the idea of funding EMS service by billing the insurance of people who use the EMS calls.

"We would like to look into whether they can bill or not and whether they can supplement what the village currently pays. Currently the village pays out of village tax payer money about $150,000," said Mayor Millar.

Millar has also talked about moving the village's DPW building out of the floodplain and enrolling the village in the federal community rating system in order to lower flood insurance rates.



VIEW VIDEO

View Related Articles: Owego, Tioga County or comment on this one below.

blog comments powered by Disqus


Back Back

Binghamton web design and website hosting by EFX internet  EFX internet


Additional Articles


Cortland Stabbing Leaves One Man Dead VIEW VIDEO
One man is dead and another is behind bars after a fatal stabbing. The city of Cortland Police Department released details on a stabbing that happened Saturday just after 2 p.m. at an apartment... more

Vestal Elks Lodge Helps Donate to Less Fortunate Families This Christmas VIEW VIDEO
Let the gift wrapping begin!  Vestal Elks Lodge is making Christmas special for some kids in the area. Elks Lodge members partnered with Catholic Charities. They spent today buying and wrapping... more

Johnson City Middle School Helps Feed Families for Holidays VIEW VIDEO
Johnson City Middle School is making sure several families will be eating good this holiday season!   This month and last month the school held it's Annual Holiday School Food Drive. Students and... more

Vestal Coal House Holds Christmas Cookie Run VIEW VIDEO
It's the last 5K race of the year for the Vestal Coal House, and they're going out with a bang!  Community members dressed in their best holiday costumes for the first ever Christmas Cookie Run.... more

Roberson Museum Hosts Winter Craft Event VIEW VIDEO
This holiday season, the Roberson Museum strikes again! This time they're hosting a winter craft event. Kids put together some arts and crafts including things like reindeer hats and Christmas... more

Only a Few More Days to Donate to Salvation Army VIEW VIDEO
The bells sure are ringing this season, especially outside of your local grocery stores.. You've got only 3 more days to give to the Salvation Army before they pack up for Christmas. The... more

SUNY Broome Helps Provide Computer Education to Children in Haiti VIEW VIDEO
SUNY Broome is teaming up with George F. Johnson Elementary School to provide computer education to children in Haiti.  Students in the global learning course at SUNY Broome will be taking a... more

Click here for more local news...icon

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 A News Story

If you are looking for a copy of a news story that we recently aired, simply click here to find out how.

Breaking News

Do you have a tip or information about a breaking news story? Contact the FOX 40 News Desk at 607.798.0070 or send us an email .




ADVERTISEMENT

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Stumble It More...