Mayfield board sets hearing on plan

MAYFIELD – The Town Board will host a public hearing to discuss the draft of the town comprehensive plan at 6:30 p.m. March 19.

Officials are expected to go over five main topics: developing a public boat-launch site next to the town beach; further development of the beach to include a path and fishing pier providing more public access to the Great Sacandaga Lake; promoting housing to meet the needs of the increasing elderly population; promoting housing to attract the younger generation; and working with the villages of Mayfield and Broadalbin to extend water and sewer lines along Routes 29, 30 and 30A to lands adjacent to the village.

The full text of the revised comprehensive plan is available at

The comprehensive plan committee encourages town residents and property owners to attend and offer their input.