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Dunkirk School Board to hold parent meetings

The Dunkirk City School Board will hold a series of parent meetings through Facebook live to discuss the reopening plans of the district.

The meetings will be held Monday, Aug. 17, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.; Tuesday, Aug. 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; and Thursday, Aug. 20, from 2 to 3 p.m.

Parents will be able to type their questions as the meeting is taking place.

Food pantry open on Saturday

On Saturday, Aug. 15, The Fredonia Food Pantry will be open from 10 a.m. until noon at Fredonia Presbyterian Church at 219 Central Ave. The pantry serves the needs of residents of Fredonia, area code 14063, Pomfret, Sheridan, and Laona. All guests receive one or more bags of non-perishable food. Number of bags given out depends on family size.

North County water, sewer boards to meet

The North County Industrial Water and Sewer Districts boards will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Dunkirk town meeting room on Willow Road. Any member of the public who wants to attend must call the district office at 753-7787 prior to the meeting in order to plan for social distancing. Face masks are required to be worn.

Portland fire board to meet

PORTLAND — The Board of Commissioners of the Portland Fire District will be holding a workshop session to discuss the 2021 budget an any other business that may come before the board, on Saturday at 9 a.m. in the meeting room of the Fire Station, 6481 W. Main St.

Temporary Sheridan bridge closing

County Bridge 272 on County Route 79 and Center Road in the town of Sheridan between King Road and Route 39 will be temporarily closed from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday through Aug. 28. A detour will not be posted.


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