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Building Safety Journal - October 2021

Published October 13th, 2021 by Town Of Sweden

Most people don’t realize how quick, hot or deadly fire is. They believe the danger comes from the fire itself; not realizing most fatalities are due to the toxic smoke.…

Health and Safety Impacts of Solar Farms Study

Published April 9th, 2021 by Phyllisb

https://www.townofsweden.org/static/sitefiles/Health-and-Safety-Impacts-of-Solar-Photovoltaics-2017_2.pdf

This is a study performed by NC Clean Energy Technology which is part of North Carolina State University. They have been recognized for years as a…

2021 Open Burn Ban

Published March 15th, 2021 by Phyllisb

For Release: Tuesday, March 9, 2021

DEC Announces Residential Brush Burning Prohibited in New York State March 16 Through May 14

Ban Reduces Wildfire Risks, Protects Lives and Property

Voting Location Changes in Sweden

Published September 23rd, 2020 by Karen Sweeting

Prior to November 3, 2020 General Election, download the PDF to determine your voting location.

Sweden residents now have ability to call into town board meetings

Published April 24th, 2020 by Town Of Sweden

The Town of Sweden has long livestreamed its Town Board meetings to Facebook at the Town of Sweden Supervisor Facebook page. This enables residents unable to attend the meeting to…

Sweden Town Board respects residents’ assessment concerns

Published April 24th, 2020 by Town Of Sweden

Reassessments are never popular and they are even more unpopular when they occur during a previously unimaginable pandemic. Many residents have questioned why the Town is continuing with the reassessment…

Assessments, NYS and taxing authorities

Published April 24th, 2020 by Town Of Sweden

In January, the Town of Sweden was notified by the NYS office of Real Property Services that our residential properties were significantly underassessed. I undertook adjustments…

Public Information Meeting - COVID-19

Published March 9th, 2020 by Karen Sweeting

LOCATION CHANGE TO BROCKPORT HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM

Soldiers Memorial Tower Celebration

Published July 13th, 2019 by Kevin

Soldiers Memorial Tower Sign Dedication   |   July 12, 2019   |   6 pm

Attendees gather at the Tower

140th NY Volunteer Infantry and Grand Army of the Republic Veterans Detail march…