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Tilcon Presents at Riverdale Borough Council Meeting

By on November 4, 2016

Leadership at Tilcon came to Riverdale’s October 26th Council Meeting to present their progress in the last year. This was the first of 5 annual reviews that Tilcon voluntarily agreed to participate in at their 6-year license renewal hearing in

Borough Council Candidates Hold Hometown Rally

By on October 29, 2016

The Republican Nominees for Borough Council, Councilman Steve Revis and newcomer Paul Purcell, held a meet-and-greet for Riverdale residents at the Riverdale Community Center on Thursday night. Despite the inclement weather, dozens of residents came out to hear what they

Investigation of Ethics Violations

By on June 16, 2016

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“A New Era in Riverdale”

By on January 5, 2016

If you were one of the few not in attendance New Year’s Day;   January 1st 2016 marked an important day for Riverdale.  At approximately 3 PM at Borough Hall the two new “Freshman Councilman” and the new Mayor of Riverdale

Quarry Presentation Scheduled for Monday, Nov 16th

By on November 13, 2015

Due to Veterans Day falling on the second Wednesday of November, the Borough Council Meeting was moved to Monday, November 16th. At this meeting, Tilcon will be giving an informative presentation about their operations and the efforts they will be

Riverdale Quarry Committee Reports Progress

By on October 27, 2015

At the June 25th Council Meeting, Dave Desai requested that the Council form a special committee to compile and address all of the residents’ concerns over Tilcon’s quarry operations in Riverdale ahead of their license renewal. Councilman Vinnie Pellegrini complied

Mayor Schedules Quarry Hearing Despite Objections by Quarry Committee Chairman

By on August 23, 2015

At the July 9th Council Meeting, Councilman Vinnie Pellegrini moved to form a special committee to better understand the concerns of residents with Tilcon of New York’s operation of the Riverdale Quarry.  Councilmen Brad Clinton and Gary Mastrangelo volunteered to

Borough Council Forms Quarry Committee

By on July 15, 2015

At the July 9th Council Meeting, Councilman Vinnie Pellegrini made a motion to form a special committee to address Tilcon’s Quarry license renewal. Councilman Astarita, who has been passionate about the concerns of Riverdale residents was quick to second the

A Question of Integrity

By on May 20, 2015

I was fortunate enough to attend a Borough event where I could ask our mayor questions that had been on my mind. The public asked questions on topics which ranged anywhere from shared services opportunities; to the Mayor’s convictions on

Fact Check: Campaign Edition – Volume 1

By on May 15, 2015

It has come to my attention that some of you received negative campaign material from the Budesheim-Mastrangelo-Felegi Camp that was illegally placed in your mailbox last weekend. I know this as several of my friends and neighbors have complained. Normally