Machines at cleanup site

A n excavator and dump truck were at the site of the pile of rubble on Main Street Tuesday morning.

Though employees from Edgeco Environmental, Inc., told Granville officials last week the cleanup would begin this past Monday, a mechanical problem got in the way.

John Winn, an attorney who has been representing one of the former buildings’ owners, said Edgeco officials told him Monday they were waiting to hear from a company that was fixing a hydraulic problem with one of their machines, and they expected the call to come later that day.

“They told me they’re bringing the equipment up to start work as soon as possible,” Winn said.

On Tuesday, Mayor Brian LaRose said he was glad to hear Edgeco’s equipment had been mobilized to Granville.

“It’s been a long time coming. My understanding was it would start last week, and then they said it would start on Monday. When I came home last night and I saw it was still there, I was disappointed,” LaRose said.

He said the village did everything in its means to move the process along, but many people don’t’ realize how layered the cleanup process was.

“We need to get this thing basically done and over. We wish those folks well and hope it gets done as soon as possible,” he said.

At least three Edgeco vehicles were in the lot behind Main Street as of Tuesday afternoon, and the excavator was picking up some debris.

Comments

comments

Read more in this week's Sentinel in newsstands now or click here to read right now with our e-edition.

Tags: , , , ,

Donald Hammond Comstock, NY – The visitation and funeral for Donald Hammond has been cancelled for Saturday due to a […]

Lakes Region Freepress – 10/18/19

Lakes_10_18_19.pdf-web.pdf

Lakes Classifieds – 10/18/19

Lakes Class 10_18_19.pdf-web.pdf

North Country Freepress – 10/18/19

FreePress_10_18_19.pdf-web.pdf

518 Wheels – 10/17/19

518 Wheels 10_18_19.pdf-web.pdf

Obituary: Audrey J. Vladyka

North Granville, NY – Audrey J. Vladyka passed peacefully into the arms of the lord on October 12, 2019, while […]

Obituary: Roger H. Edwards

Roger Edwards obit photo

Roger H. Edwards, 88, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, with his loving daughters by his […]

Obituary: Donald H. Hammond

Hammond obit poto

Donald H. Hammond, 75, passed away on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Albany Medical Center following a long illness, surrounded […]

North Country Freepress – 10/11/19

FreePress_10_11_19.pdf-web.pdf

Lakes Classifieds – 10/11/19

Lakes Class 10_11_19.pdf-web.pdf

Lakes Region Freepress – 10/11/19

Lakes_10_11_19.pdf-web.pdf

Classifieds 10/09/19

Classifides 10_9_19.pdf-web.pdf