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Sweden files first water funding application with Rural Development

Published May 19th, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

The Town of Sweden filed its first public water expansion funding application with the US Department of Agriculture/Rural Development on May 10. The proposed water district would extend public water…

Sweden and Clarkson establish capital reserve funds for Seymour Library

Published May 19th, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

At their respective town board meetings on May 14, the Towns of Sweden and Clarkson established individual capital reserve funds for the Seymour Library. The two towns and the Village…

Sweden to begin update of Comprehensive Plan

Published May 12th, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

The Town of Sweden is undertaking an update of the Comprehensive Plan (last updated in 2015). The plan documents existing natural resources, utilities, transportation systems, parks, public facilities, historic and…

Municipalities gain insight into Seymour Library strengths and issues

Published May 6th, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

Residents turned out in strong numbers at the Sweden Town Park Lodge on April 30 for the presentation of the Bonadio Report, a look at the operations and finances of…

Sweden sells highway BANs

Published April 28th, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

The Town of Sweden has successfully sold $665,000 worth of bond anticipation notes on the municipal bond market to fund the first phase of a road and parking lot reconstruction…

Town of Sweden 2018 audit complete

Published April 14th, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

The Town of Sweden’s 2018 audit has been completed by Raymond F. Wager, a division of Mengel Metzger Barr & Co. Key financial highlights from the report:

  • the total…

Municipalities schedule Seymour Library study presentation

Published April 7th, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

Bonadio & Co. will present its independent financial analyses of the Seymour Library on Tuesday, April 30 at 7 pm at the Sweden Town Park Lodge, 4761 Redman Road. The…

Sweden infrastructure projects underway

Published March 31st, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

The Town of Sweden has begun work on several infrastructure projects. Two projects are underway at the Sweden Town Park on Redman Road. The first is the replacement of the…

Sweden receives William G. Pomeroy Foundation grant

Published March 17th, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

The Town of Sweden has been awarded a William G. Pomeroy Foundation Grant for the installation of an historic marker at the Soldiers' Memorial Tower on Owens Road. The $1,100…

Splash Pad donation made to Town of Sweden

Published March 3rd, 2019 by Town Of Sweden

The Sweden Community Foundation presented the Sweden Town Board with a check for $148,000 on February 26 to fund a major portion of a Splash Pad being installed at the…