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The Villages: Schools’ Vote; Exit 10’s Future

South Nyack Village Hall. Illustration by ©2017 Bill Batson

This Week in The Villages: Last week, Nyack, Upper Grandview and Valley Cottage residents approved their 2017-18 Nyack School District Budget and selected three candidates from a field of five to serve on the board of education. South Nyack received a feasibility study that considers several scenarios for repurposing NYS Thruway Exit 10.

Nyack School Board Election and Budget Vote

On Tuesday, May 16, Nyack voters overwhelmingly passed the $83.1 million 2017-18 School Budget. Newcomer Beth Davidson, and incumbents Jen Marraccino and James Marshall won seats on the Nyack Schools Board of Education. The passed budget is a 2.96 percent increase from the previous year’s budget. ALL current academic, arts, athletic and co-curricular programs are supported in this budget. Read what the winners had to say in Nyack Schools: Davidson, Marraccino, Marshall Win Board Seats.

South Nyack

The draft report of the Village of South Nyack Economic Sustainability Initiative Feasibility Study is now available at The report looks at various redevelopment options for the 33 acres of Interchange 10 land which the NYS Thruway will turn over to the village when the new Tappan Zee Bridge is completed. These include various combinations of multifamily housing, retail, hotel and medical offices.

Here are the municipal events in South Nyack and the Village of Nyack for the week of 5/22. There are no meetings scheduled this week in Upper Nyack.

Village of Nyack

  • Mon 5/22, 7p: Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Tue 5/23

5p: Justice Court
6:30p: Nyack Housing Authority

  • Wed 5/24

7p: Nyack NAACP Meeting
7p: Parks Commission

  • Thurs 5/25

9:30a: Justice Court
6:30p: Village Board Workshop
7:30p: Village Board Meeting

Nyack Village Hall is located at 9 N. Broadway.

Village of South Nyack

  • Tue 5/23

6:45p: Police Board
7:30p: Board of Trustees Regular Meeting

South Nyack Village Hall is located at 282 S Broadway.

Nyack Farmer's Market

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