Comcast Update

I have had a number of inquiries about Comcast and what the status is on our getting cable service.  The short answer is that the project appears to be a few months behind schedule.  The chief delay is coming from Eversource. As I have explained previously, this is a multi-step process involving a number of …

Transfer Station Rate Changes

The Worthington Selectboard has voted to make adjustments and changes to the Transfer Station fee schedule which will go into effect on July 1, 2019. As you may know, the transfer station rates have not changed in several years. Meanwhile, disposal costs have continued to rise. In the next year we expect a dramatic increase …

Custodial/Cleaning Services for Town Hall

The Town of Worthington is seeking custodial/cleaning services for the Town Hall.  Tasks include: Trash collection Cleaning several offices Cleaning a small kitchen Cleaning two bathrooms Cleaning the meeting hall Other tasks common to janitorial services.  Applicants should submit a letter of interest with pertinent applicable experience no later than June 30, 2019.   A list …

COA Greenhouse Tour

The Worthington Council on Aging is sponsoring a trip to Smith College Botanical Gardens, featuring the annual Fall Chrysanthemum Show November 15, 2019. Each fall as colors fade outdoors, a riot of color erupts indoors in the Lyman Conservatory at the Botanic Garden of Smith College. Engjoy lunch at Fishtales Restaurant in Hatfield. (Lunch tabs …

Cow Power!

A couple of years ago the Worthington Selectboard signed an agreement to purchase power from a methane generation facility in Granville to be powered by maneur from dairy cows and food waste. Similar to Solar generated power, the electricity purchased through this project show up as credits on the town’s electric bill at a 15% …

Community Health Needs Assessment

The Hilltown Community Health Center is conducting the 2019 Community Needs Assessment. As part of the assessment they need the community and patient’s feedback. Please help improve the services received at HCHC and ensure they’re meeting the community’s needs. To get started – Please use the link below: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5XPNCD8

Night of the Living Dead V

Saturday, September 7, at 7:00pm Center Cemetery, Sam Hill RoadApproximately half a mile west of Route 112, between Route 112 and West Street. Free admission. In 2014 the longtime residents of Center Cemetery emerged from their graves to share their inextinguishable memories with the living. Other residents were envious and have waited five years for …