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EMERGENCY SERVICES COME TO SOUTHERN SCHOHARIE COUNTY Blenheim may soon be the site of a fully staffed County ambulance.  Blenheim Supervisor Don Airey has been working with Mike Hartzel, Director of the Office of Emergency Services, for several years now, on a plan to better serve the residents of Schoharie County.   While there are many volunteer and paid ambulance services throughout the County, there still remained areas which were not sufficiently covered.  The Board of Supervisors convened a special committee to study this situation.   They proposed adding two fully staffed ambulances, one in the northern part of Schoharie County and  …

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NY Rising Town Complex These links will show you plans to date.  New Blenheim Town Hall and Fire Dept Bldgs 4.25.17 New Blenheim Highway Munic Bldgs 4.25.17 Previous Plans    New Complex Blenheim Elevations Floorplan A-2     New Complex Blenheim Floorplan A-1     New Complex Blenheim Site Plan The Town of Blenheim is a recipient of the Governor’s Office, NY Rising program. Through many meetings of a committee consisting of Blenheim residents and with input from many other interested residents, several projects were identified as qualifying for the program.  A final project selection was made and identified was improvement and relocation of the Town Hall. The  …

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BLENHEIM BRIDGE NEWS UPDATE  –  the bridge is completed – and ready for visitors.  Other good news is the Documentary has aired on NOVA this October.  DVD of the project ” Operation Bridge Rescue” can be purchased through “pbs.org”.  

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Future Home of Blenheim Community Cultural Center The INDOOR YARD SALE is open – come visit – proceeds benefit funding efforts to rehab and improve the building. To assist with the revitalization after the flooding of Hurricane Irene, FEMA helped a volunteer citizen group of Blenheim residents (via the FEMA ESF-14 program) create the Blenheim Long Term Community Recovery Plan.  (see copy of document under BLTCR Committee link) One of the many projects and initiatives identified and borne out of the LTCR Plan was the need and development of a Community Cultural Center.  The program Champion was Gail Shaffer.  The  …

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Comprehensive Plan The Town Board adopted the Blenheim Comprehensive Plan at its February 3, 2014 meeting. Town of Blenheim Comprehensive Plan 2014 part 1 Appendix B_Part1_Maps Appendix B_Part2_Maps draft Town of Blenheim Comprehensive Plan 2014_v1 The Comprehensive Plan Committee presented the Town Board with its final recommendations at the November 4, 2013 Town Board Meeting. The Public Hearing on the Comprehensive Plan was held December 2, 2013 during the regular Town Board Meeting which began at 7 p.m. The Comprehensive Plan was submitted to the County Planning Commission and the Town Board awaits their comments.  After receipt, the Town Board will consider adoption of the  …

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Blenheim Wi-Fi pilot program now available  —  POSTPONED Wi-Fi pilot program, provided through the generosity and courtesy of the MidTel Communications has been postponed until the Spring 2014. Providing no charge wireless internet service on Main Street near town hall. Special Thanks to Jason Becker of MidTel for all of his assistance and guidance.

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