Category Archives: Village Consolidation

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Village Dissolution – Obtaining a Village Voter List for Signatures

One of the main questions on the topic of Citizen-Initiated Village Reorganizations is about collecting village voter signatures. From who can sign a Reorganization Referendum petition, to how & where a list of voters is obtained.

This is a critical step in the Village Reorganization Process that needs to be well understood BEFORE village voters start...

Town vs Village Government – The Reason Behind the GRACE Act

This is an interesting look at the problem of redundant local government in New York State, from the DIRECT cost to taxpayers...Village & Town salaries


You see in the end it's about how efficient a government can be, and in NY, the State can mandate that efficiency down to the Town level....

ECNA posts current Village Reorganization Efforts across the State

We've created a new page on our website, for all of our New York Village Neighbors, who would like to use it as a landing spot for their local Village Reorganization work.


As local villages throughout the state start considering following the advice of their lawmakers, a focal point for activity on Government Reorganization &...