Public Information Session NYS Canal Embankment Maintenance Program - A public information session will be held by the NYS Canal Corporation in Albion to discuss the next phases of the Canal Corporation’s Embankment Maintenance program, on Wednesday, June 6 from 6 to 8 PM at the Hoag Library, 134 S. Main St., Albion, NY.
Sweden renews push for signal light at Sherry Lane - Sweden Supervisor Kevin Johnson and Highway Superintendent Brian Ingraham have met with the NYS DOT to begin the process for requesting a traffic light at the intersection of Sherry Lane and Route 31. The request was last made in 2009 and denied in 2010. Read more...
Local Law #1 Adoption - The Town Board of the Town of Sweden on January 23, 2018 adopted Local Law No. 1 of 2017 “Update to Chapter 164 - Taxation of the Sweden Town Code – Addition of Gold Star Parent Exemption”. - View the Legal Notice
Local Law #1 Adoption - The Town Board of the Town of Sweden on January 23, 2018 adopted Local Law No. 2 of 2018 “Update to Chapter 164 - Taxation of the Sweden Town Code – Making Permanent Cold War Veterans Exemption”. - View the Legal Notice
Authorize Replacement of Town Hall Exterior Entryway & Sidewalk - from Building Reserve Fund - Sept 27 - View the Legal Notice
Adoption Local Law No. 6 of 2017 - the Town Board on September 12, adopted Local Law No. 6 of 2017 “Amendments to Sweden Town Code, Addition of Solar Energy Systems and Solar Energy Farms” to take effect upon the expiration of the moratorium on November 9, 2017. View the Local Law | View the Legal Notice
NYSDOT TRAVEL ADVISORY: ROAD CLOSURE ON ROUTE 36- WASHINGTON ST. IN OGDEN MAY 23 THRU LATE NOVEMBER - Beginning on Tuesday, May 23, though late November a short section of Route 36 (Washington Street) will be closed to traffic between Route 531 and Colby Street in the town of Ogden, Monroe County.
Adoption Local Law No. 5 of 2017 - the Town of Sweden on July 25, adopted Local Law No. 5 of 2017 “Amendments to Sweden Town Code, Chapter 175: Home Occupations”. - View the Legal Notice
Adoption Local Law No. 4 of 2017 - the Town of Sweden on June 13, adopted Local Law No. 4 of 2017 “Amendments to Sweden Town Code, Chapter 40: Procurement Policy”. - View the Legal Notice
Notice of Adoption Local Law No. 3 - The Town of Sweden Town Board on May 9, 2017 adopted Local Law No. 3 of 2017 “Extending Moratorium on Solar Power Farms/Commercial Solar Power Projects”. - View the Local Law
Route 531 Project Tree Removal Begins April 5, 2017 - The project to reconstruct the intersection of Route 531 at Washington will begin in earnest on Wednesday, April 5. Tree removal in the right-of-way is the first step. Crews will begin on the south side of Route 31 in the Towns of Sweden and Ogden between Gallup and Hubbell Road and also on Washington Street. The tree removal is expected to take about four weeks. For updated information visit the NYS DOT website at www.dot.ny.gov/531. Send a message to email@example.com to be added to the e-mail list for project related updates.
Financial Annual Update Document (AUD) - for the Town of Sweden for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, has been filed with the Office of the New York State Comptroller. The report has been posted to the Town website and may be examined at the Town Hall, 18 State Street, during regular business hours.
Local Law #2 of 2017 - The Town of Sweden on February 21, 2017 adopted Local Law No. 2 of 2017 “Amendments to Chapter 164 Taxation of the Sweden Town Code – Article VII – Solar, Wind Energy and Farm Waste Energy Systems”. Legal Notice
Improvements to the terminus of Route 531 - New York State reports that the project to improve the terminus of Route 531 at Washington Street (Route 36) is progressing. The project includes improvements along Route 31 from Route 36 to Salmon Creek Road - View more info
Foundation and Town secure grant for Sweden Town Park - In a partnership that continues to benefit recreational opportunities for Sweden residents and its neighbors, the Sweden Community Recreation Foundation and Town of Sweden have secured a $446,145 grant from the New York State Regional Economic Development Council. The grant will supply the majority of funding for a 2,600 square foot Lodge, new handicapped-accessible playground equipment and a sidewalk to the canal. Read more