The Week In Review-The Weekend Ahead

Company Hired For Demolition Project At Stewart

Daniel Case / Wikimedia Commons

By Mark Gerlach

The Town of New Windsor has accepted a bid for Titan Demolition and Salvage to demolish 10 town-owned buildings at Stewart International Airport. The work, which also includes debris removal, will cost about $197,000.

Titan put in the lowest bid to carry out the work, according to New Windsor Supervisor George Green. The project is expected to be completed around June, and the property will be put up for sale, Green said.

Hudson Valley Environmental Solutions was initially hired for the job. However, the work was put on hold after a disagreement between the town and company erupted pertaining to asbestos in the buildings.

Green and Town Attorney Michael Blythe offered no comment on the matter.

Owner of Hudson Valley Environmental Solutions, John Pastor Sr., has filed three notices of claim. Under state law, if an entity intends to sue a municipality, it has 90 days to file a notice of claim, and about one year and 90 days to file a lawsuit.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Basic HTML is allowed. Your email address will not be published.

Subscribe to this comment feed via RSS

%d bloggers like this: