Street dance today and Sunday
The First Ward Falcon Club will hold its annual street dance today and Sunday at 341-343 Lake Shore Dr. E. in Dunkirk. Saturday's entertainment is "Black Diamond," from 7 to 11 p.m.
Sunday features a chicken barbecue. Pre-sale tickets are $8.50, or dinners can be purchased for $9 at the door. The Diva Show performs on Sunday from 6 to 10 p.m.
Murray Hose Co. #4 moves review
Due to the Labor Day holiday, the Murray Hose Co. #4 monthly meeting will be held the second Monday of the month, Sept. 8, at 104 West Doughty Street, Dunkirk, at 7 p.m. The group will review the picnic, where all had a good time.
Due to the Labor Day holiday, the Dunkirk Hose Co. #1 monthly meeting will be held the second Monday of the month, Sept. 8, at 111 Robin St., Dunkirk. Potential volunteers welcome to attend.
Forestville Republican caucus date changed
The Forestville village Republican Caucus has been rescheduled from Sept. 4 to Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. at the Municipal Building on Chestnut Street, Forestville.
Silver Creek brush pickup delayed
Silver Creek Mayor Nick Piccolo would like to notify village residents that next week's brush pickup will be delayed until Thursday or Friday due to work blacktopping the Christy and Jaekle streets area. The village apologizes for any inconvenience.
City brush pickup schedule
The City of Dunkirk Public Works Department announces that brush pickup will begin on Tuesday in District A. District B will be picked up the week of Sept. 8, District C will be picked up the week of Sept. 15 and District D will be picked up the week of Sept. 22.
Brush must be at the curb by 7:30 a.m. on the Monday of the respective collection week, but no earlier than the previous Saturday. City crews will collect each area only once. Brush placed at the curb after the crews pass by will not be collected and will be ticketed as a violation of the City Code and property owners will be prosecuted.
Brush should be bundled with string or twine no more than 4 feet long, diameter of no more than 18 inches and shall weigh no more than 65 pounds. Bundles should be placed between the sidewalk and curb but should not be placed near any posts, trees, water or sewer boxes, etc. which could be damaged during removal operations. Brush placed on city property other than the area fronting the respective residential property will be ticketed.
City residents may also drop brush at the Public Works facility on Lucas Avenue. Please refer to the 2014 Curbside Collection Schedule for further information.
Dunkirk Town Board workshop and special meeting scheduled
The Dunkirk Town Board will hold a workshop and special meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Town Hall, 4737 Willow Road. The purpose of the workshop is to begin budget review and conduct any other lawful business to come before the town board.