Supervisor’s Weekly Update

This Weekend is about remembering those who gave all. Please make sure you take some time this holiday weekend to reflect on its true meaning.

This week the Village of Ossining dedicated a new pollinator garden in Richard Wishnie park to Sandy Galef in honor of her many years of leadership. Shoutout to Donna Sharett for picking a variety of native plants that will flower from early spring to late fall. 


We are thrilled to celebrate National EMS Week and extend our congratulations and gratitude to our incredible ambulance personnel. These dedicated men and women are the true heroes who selflessly serve our community every day. Their unwavering commitment, professionalism, and skilled care are an inspiration to us all. We are immensely grateful for their tireless efforts in answering the call during emergencies and providing life-saving assistance. To our ambulance crews, paramedics, EMTs, dispatchers, and support staff, we express our profound appreciation for their unwavering dedication and vital contributions. Thank you for your remarkable service and for making a positive difference in the lives of those in need.

A Con Edison contractor, Gianfia Corp., will be conducting a gas project in the area Brooke Club Drive from May 22 to August 2023. During this period, there may be temporary interruptions to your gas service, but rest assured, we will contact you personally to schedule any necessary downtime. The team will strictly adhere to COVID-19 safety guidelines, wearing face coverings and gloves while maintaining social distancing. For inquiries or concerns, please reach out to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during this essential project.

Students on the EAC will have the opportunity to learn about meaningful environmental issues and explore town policies, such as the protection of our trees, wetlands and other natural resources.
The EAC meets monthly where student participation is encouraged. M.S. and H.S. members are given opportunities to create impactful, self-driven projects. All volunteer work counts towards community service hours.
If you are a 6th-10th grader from Anne M. Dorner Middle School or Ossining High School and are interested in joining the EAC, please submit a letter with your contact information, and reasons for wanting to join the committee to Mitzi Elkes, Town of Ossining EAC Chairperson, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
We are excited to hear from you and thank you for your interest in the Town of Ossining Environmental Advisory Committee!


Here are some but not all of the many events going on and around the Town of Ossining

Some important information regarding the Louis Engel Spray Park  

Go visit our library at 53 Croton Avenue they have a week full of fun activities to partake in

Join scout troop 18 Briarcliff located in The Town of Ossining for a scout experience day on May 27 from 1-3PM at the Briarcliff Youth Center

There will be a free community Narcan Training hosted by Senator Pete Harckham, Assemblywoman Dana Levenberg, and the Ossining Volunteer Ambulance Corps on Wednesday, May 31st, from 6:00 to 8:30 PM. The event will take place at 8 Clinton Avenue, Ossining, NY 10562

Join the Mike Risko Music school for there rock workshop showcase with opening numbers by Risko Music Students on Wednesday May 31 2023 at 7 PM at The Woods Tavern 400 Croton Dam Road Ossining

A special concert celebrating the Old Mill Singers' 50th Anniversary and honoring the memory of Gary Bratt, founding and 40 year musical director, and John Massey, long standing member and group President. There are two concert dates and times: June 3rd at 7PM and June 4th at 3PM. The concert will feature a wide range of musical selections, from rock and pop to show tunes, classical pieces and favorites of the honorees. Something for everyone! Tickets available at the door or from any Old Mill Singers member. The Old Mill Singers also perform at local nursing homes in Westchester and always welcome new members.

Discover our exciting Summertime Sale at the Ossining Public Library! From June 2nd to June 4th, explore our extensive collection of fiction, non-fiction, children's books, DVDs, and CDs. Join us for great deals and find the perfect books and media to enhance your leisure hours.

The Garage at Lucy’s presents The Mike Risko Band on Saturday June 3rd 9PM- Midnight

The Ossining Public Library will be presenting an Ossining History Series led by our town historian Caroline Curvan. Please register beforehand via the Ossining Public Library website. This event will take place on Wednesday June 7 starting at 7 PM

Save the Date for the 41st Annual Ossining Village Fair! Join us on Saturday June 6 from 10:00 AM onwards for a day filled with entertainment, exhibitors, artisans, culinary delights, and a featured Kids Zone. With over 5,000 attendees expected, this year's fair promises to be unforgettable. Admission is free, so gather your friends and family and come celebrate the vibrant spirit of our community at the 41st Annual Ossining Village Fair. See you there!

Discover the vibrant gay life of 1950s Cherry Grove in "Safe/Haven." Join us virtually on Wednesday, June 14th at 6:30 PM as we explore this thriving community through captivating photographs and unique ephemera from the Cherry Grove Archives Collection. Presented by the New York Historical Society, don't miss this celebration of LGBTQ+ history.

Join us for "A Juneteenth Story" as we dive into the struggles of a family grappling with the aftermath of emancipation and the lasting effects of slavery. Narrated by Ossining Village Historian, Joyce Sharrock-Cole, and performed by the Negro Ensemble of Westchester (N.E.W.) and Friends, this powerful reenactment, readings, and music will bring to life the Black experience and tell the history of Juneteenth. Don't miss this impactful event on Thursday, June 15th, at 7:00 P.M. in Budarz Theater. All are welcome to attend.

Join the Ossining MicroFund on the Summer Solstice on June 21st 6:30 to 9:30 pm at 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY Honoring Debra Jacoby and Barry Jaffess: Empowering Youth for Financial Stability. Join us on the enchanting occasion of the Summer Solstice as we pay tribute to two
For more information and to reserve your spot, visit our website: Ossining Micro Fund

Don't miss our Film Series featuring three incredible movies! Mark your calendars for the following dates:
June 28th: "Where the Crawdads Sing"
July 12th: "The Whale"
August 16th: "Top Gun Maverick"

Join us on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. for an unforgettable cinematic experience in the Budarz Theater. Grab your popcorn and enjoy these fantastic films with friends and fellow movie enthusiasts. See you there!



That’s all from me as your Town Supervisor! For upcoming events and more, click here to go to the blog.Be sure to check out our new 2023 waste and recycling calendar for changes to your pickup schedule - or, better yet, download the Recycle Right app if you have not already done so. It’s the easiest way to stay current with waste and recycling schedules. Click here to download forAndroid and here for iOS.

Thank you and enjoy your weekend.
- Liz


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