More Property Complaints

Another Stafford Avenue resident told the Waterville Village Board he wants something done about a property on Stafford Avenue.


At last week’s Village Board meeting the man said he and other neighbors wanted the Village to do something about the piled up debris, noise and lately, fires that create thick smoke and odor.


Mayor Gene Ostrander, who lives across the street from the property, said the Village has taken the owner to court and will be doing so again. Ostrander said the Village received a number of complaints about the fire which appeared to have burned straight through the first weekend of October.


Codes Officer Whitey Brown said he is monitoring the property, which is also in violation of not having the lawn cut as required.


Ostrander also told the resident that Village Attorney Bill Getman, who is related to the property owner, is not handling the matter for the Village. Getman said at the…



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