Phillip Sherotov

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Minerva planners approve Verizon cell tower application

Members of the Minerva Planning Board Aug. 7 unanimously approved Verizon’s application to construct a cell phone tower here on private property.

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State closes on Essex Chain of Lakes purchase

Minerva board discusses Verizon cell tower

In late December, New York state closed on the purchase of about 18,000 acres of land previously owned by the Finch, Pruyn paper company, which includes the Essex Chain of Lakes parcel, located in the towns of Minerva and Newcomb.

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DEC asks Minerva board for views on land purchase

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) officials Wednesday, Aug. 29 met with the Minerva Town Board to discuss the state’s purchase of 69,000 acres of land from Finch Pruyn.

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