Penn Yan village residents have the opportunity to help the village in its application for a 62-THOUSAND dollar grant for tree maintenance.
In recent years, the village has planted around 260 trees thanks to several grants and now those trees need maintenance. With the village applying for this DEC grant to help with the work, but it must pay for 25 percent of the work itself. Village businesses and residents are being asked to write a letter to the DEC supporting the application. The deadline is Friday.
Letters should be sent to the Dept. of Public Works, P.O. Box 426, Penn Yan 14527.