Chris Battiato appointed trustee


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Chris Battiato



By Ginny Privitar

— Chris Battiato is the new trustee on the Village of Chester Board, appointed by Mayor Phil Valastro fill the unexpired term of Phil Roggia, who retired to Florida.

Battiato participated at his first regular village board meeting on Aug. 11. He will be a candidate for the seat in the November election.

“I grew up in Chester, a place I wanted my kids to grow up in — safe streets and good schools, not overly congested," he said. "I want to do my part to try to make other people want to stay here and raise their families. My goal is to do what I can to make sure the community’s concerns have a voice. “

Members of the public present at the meeting said they were pleased with his appointment.

Battiato’s father is Joe Battiato, a former Chester village mayor.


Make text smaller Make text larger

MUST READ NEWS

Image NYS Sen. Bonacic meets with fire chiefs
State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) met with fire chiefs from across New York State in his Albany office in a May 15 meeting focused on legislative priorities for the...
Image Middletown Art Group exhibit on view through June 15
The Middletown Art Group (MAG) continues its celebration into its seventh decade of being an active, creative organization with the Middletown Art Group 2017 Members’...
Image Marijuana dampens emotional 'rush,' study finds
Most people get a little "rush" out of the idea that they’re about to win some money. In fact, if you could look into their brain at that very moment,...
Image College Admissions Expert Elizabeth Levine: Financial Aid Myths
Financial Aid Myth – The best way to get money to pay for college is to search for those not well known awards that go unclaimed each year. FACT: 95% of financial aid...

VIDEOS


Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.

Comments

Pool Rules



MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Chester, NY