Thursday, 05 September 2013 14:13

Kevin Veitch - Running for Greenfield Town Council

By | News


Q: What is your vision for Greenfield for the next five years?

Veitch: My vision for Greenfield five years from now is to see improved infrastructure such as an enlarged or new community center that could better serve the public. I would also like to explore the possibility of bringing the County water system systematically into Greenfield. I would also like to see Town Council meetings televised on public cable channels or possibly You Tube. In addition, we will need to develop a proactive approach of developing laws that would regulate future projects much like the wind farms and solar arrays so that we aren't making knee jerk reactions during the approval process. Overall,  I am committed to preserving the unique character and way of life we as residents enjoy here in Greenfield. 

Q: How do you feel about ambulance plan and what would you like to see happen?

Veitch: Ambulance service is crucial in Greenfield and should not be taken lightly as to the type of service provided. Currently one third of the calls for service come out of Prestwick Chase. If those calls for service could be subtracted from the total with a self-serving ambulance service the savings to the town would allow the cost for improved service contracts to be minimal. In addition the contracts for service need to be created with the best interest of the community in mind and closely monitored to ensure the service provided is in compliance with the negotiated agreements.

Q: What is the biggest difference between you and your opponents?

Veitch: I feel my 30 plus years of public service including 20 years of involvement with city government in Saratoga Springs in an administrative position qualifies me to best serve the community as town councilman.

Read 4001 times

Saratoga Springs Politics


  • Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office  Six people were arrested in connection with drug trafficking charges on Sept. 14 following a joint investigation by Saratoga County and Warren County sheriff’s offices. Those charged: Terry Fauntleroy, 31, of Schenectady, Felix Ortega, 55, of Wilton, Tyanne Carpenter, 31, of Wilton, Jerry Falconio, 57, of Wilton, Melissa Sias, 42, of Wilton, Jonathan Lincoln-Lynch, 32, of Wilton.  The charges totaled 25 in all and included multiple counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance, and one felony count criminal possession of a weapon.  A 14-year-old boy from the Town of…

Property Transactions

  • BALLSTON Joshua Bond sold property at 5 Manning Rd  to Keith Wharton for $600,000 Jane Curtiss sold property at 313 Hop City Rd to Lynn Broughton for $341,000. Eric Meisner sold property at 5 Aysimac Ct to Alexei Raducanu for $564,500. Schworm Enterprises Inc sold property at 137 Lakehill Rd to BBL Upstate LLC for $100,000. Barbera Homes Kelley Farms LLC sold property at 14 Stablegate Dr to Robert Horn for $430,535 Timothy Schottman sold property at 55 Goode St to Carolyn Czub for $246,000 CORINTH Marie Beckford sold property at 304 Palmer Ave to US Bank Trust National Assoc.…