Dear Friends and Supporters: This weekend marked the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. There is perhaps no more appropriate occasion than this to express our views on law enforcement and other uniformed personnel. Our commitment and support for the Harrison Police Department is second to none. Resident safety and protection […]
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Dear Friends and Supporters: Our town ordinances are complex and can be a source of frustration to non-attorney residents. One of the most frequent requests I receive as a Town Board member is to help residents who have projects under consideration by the Town’s land use boards: our Planning Board, Zoning Board, and Architectural Review […]
Dear Friends and Supporters: As a Harrison Town Board member, among my many accomplishments was securing a $2.5 million grant for Union Avenue pedestrian safety improvements. This outcome was a collaborative and cooperative effort by your elected representatives. It’s an interesting story. Upon my joining the board in January 2018, one of the first constituent […]
Dear Friends and Supporters: One of the most enjoyable parts of running for office is the opportunity to speak with residents of our town, and to hear directly from them how we could better serve them. One area where everyone agrees progress could be made is the communication to, and from, our town government. The […]
Dear Friends and Supporters: Last week the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report to the United Nations that outlined the effects of global warming on the earth. It concluded that we are most certainly going to surpass 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming within the next 30 years, which will lead to increased severe […]
Dear Friends and Supporters: One of the most common requests for exceptions (or “variances”) under our zoning code is fence heights. In general, the maximum heights for fences in Harrison’s residential areas are four feet in a front yard and six-and-a-half feet in a side or rear yard. Our Zoning Board of Appeals is inundated […]
Dear Friends and Supporters, The Moving Harrison Forward team is fortunate to have gotten to know countless Harrison residents. In the course of campaigning, we have spoken with a diverse cross-section of people with incredible talents and a wide range of interests. Whether they are our friends, supporters or neither is secondary – we appreciate […]