Residents of Montour Falls and Watkins Glen attended a community meeting.
The purpose of the meeting was to gather input from members of the community on projects within the villages.
It was also be a time for residents to offer ideas for the betterment of the villages and share any comments or concerns they have about the futures of both Montour Falls and Watkins Glen. The meeting was free and open to the public.
“Looking at the long range plans, we are working on a comprehensive plan, said Montour Falls Mayor John King. “We have a lot of ideas and things we are pursuing. Improving housing for one is very important for us,” King added.
King expressed that there is always room for improvement despite both Watkins Glen and Montour Falls making positive strides economically and socially. He hopes to continue that success in regards to financing housing and making downtown more vibrant for the community with more shops and places to dine.