Mayor’s Report

Mayor Dennis K. Leahy

Village of Maybrook Board Meeting

Monday, May 23, 2022 at 7 pm

Memorial Day Parade and Service-The Village of Maybrook’s annual Memorial Day Parade and Service will be held on Memorial Day, May 30th. The parade will begin at 9 am sharp starting at Christian Ave, south on Tower Avenue, to Volunteer, north on Homestead Ave to the Frederick Myers Veterans Memorial in the park. A service will immediately follow. All residents are welcome to attend. Trustee Kevin Greany organized this event and is ready to go. Hope to see everyone in the park!

Sidewalks on Homestead Ave- The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) has started sidewalk repairs along Homestead Ave. Just to clarify to residents, the NYSDOT is responsible for maintaining the roadway and sidewalks along Rt. 208. I’m very pleased that they have started repairs after years of back-and-forth conversations. We, the village, will continue to monitor their progress as they make repairs.  

George C. Bullis Community Center “Storytime”– The George C. Bullis Community Center will be hosting “Storytime” on Thursday’s at 11 am beginning May 26th. They will have crafts, playtime and a healthy snack. For additional information, contact the George C. Bullis Community Center at 845-427-2914.

Village of Maybrook “Kick-off the 4th of July Celebration” – Our annual Village of Maybrook “Kick-off the 4th of July Celebration” will be held on Friday, June 24th and begin at 7 pm. There will be live music, food and fireworks to end the evening.

Village of Maybrook “Family Movie Night”- on Friday, June 17th we will be hosting our first of two-Family Movie Nights in the village. The featured movie will be Disney’s “Encanto”. I’ve been told it’s a favorite amongst the children who have seen it. Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and spend a free family evening in the park!

Village of Maybrook “Village Wide Yard Sale”– the Village of Maybrook will be hosting our “Village wide Yard Sale” on Saturday, June 18th from 8 am to 3 pm. Residents are welcome to participate. Please use extra caution when travelling about in the village on this day because of the increased pedestrian traffic.

Orange County Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting- On Thursday, May 19th, the Orange County Chamber of Commerce hosted a “Ribbon Cutting” at their new office located in the Village of Maybrook at 924 Homestead Ave (Old Blake House). I attended the ceremony and welcomed President and CEO Heather Bell and her staff to the Village of Maybrook. I also welcomed Devil Dog’s Decking, the YIT Foundation and MD Property Preservation, Inc. I’m delighted to have these businesses in our village and look forward to welcoming more in the not-too-distant future! A little rain came after the ceremonies however it was very well attended and very nice to meet so many people who notice the positive changes taking place in our village.

The Maybrook Symphonic Wind Ensemble- The Maybrook Symphonic Wind Ensemble hosted their Spring Concert on Thursday, May 12 at the Maybrook Senior Center. They had a very nice turn out and it’s great to have them back and performing in our village.

Next Scheduled Village Board Meeting- Our next Village Board Meeting is scheduled for Monday, June 27th at 7 pm and will be held here, at the Village of Maybrook Government Center. Please be advised we have ONE Village Board Meeting scheduled in June, July and August.

Respectfully,

Mayor Dennis K. Leahy