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Tag Archives: Webster

Officials seek boost from soccer complex

The goal is to provide a boost in the local economy and provide places for kids to play. And Webster officials believe a proposed outdoor soccer complex, which may be up and running by the next World Cup, may do ...

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Household waste collection scheduled

The county Department of Environmental Services and the towns of Penfield and Webster will hold an appointment-only, household hazardous waste collection at the Penfield Highway Garage, 1607 Jackson Road, from 7:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Appointments will be accepted ...

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Webster looks to beef up parking enforcement

They won’t be writing tickets just for the sake of writing tickets, but members of the Webster Special Police may soon begin helping to enforce parking laws in town. The Town Board is considering a local law that would give ...

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1 hurt during brawl at bowling alley

WEBSTER — Police said one person has been hospitalized after being hit with a bowling ball when a large fight erupted at a bowling alley. Officials in Webster told local media that the fight started around 11 p.m. Sunday at ...

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Webster developer seeks tax breaks

The developer of a major senior-housing project in the town of Webster is seeking incentives from Monroe County, but the town is holding firm on its portion of the tax pie. Work on the $24.3 million Royal Highlands luxury senior ...

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Webster town house plan gets temp OK

Several Webster residents who were concerned about a rezoning  plan that could lead to more than 100 new town houses walked away happier. Still, the Town Board granted a temporary approval to the rezoning of about 120 acres of land ...

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Webster considers rezoning for town houses

Webster town officials are considering a rezoning request that could lead to more than 100 town houses on State Road, near the town border with Penfield. The Town Board last week referred the request to rezone nearly 120 acres of ...

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Tax breaks for Xerox still rankle

Hard feelings remain among some officials and residents, even as Xerox plans to begin work this month on its toner plant expansion in Webster. Twenty-six minutes after more than $400,000 worth of sales and property tax breaks were approved for ...

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Xerox to expand in Webster

Xerox Corp. has decided to expand its toner operation in Webster, and officials said incentives offered by state and the County of Monroe Industrial Agency, or COMIDA. Empire State Development recently announced a $500,000 grant that is tied to the ...

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Decision time nears for Xerox’s tax-break request

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Decision time on proposed tax breaks for an expansion of Xerox Corp.’s toner manufacturing facility in Webster is approaching. The opposition of some residents and town and village leaders to the idea continues. The County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency, ...

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