Tag Archives: Straitsville Road


Son of accident victim suing driver

PROSPECT — An accident was expected, even predicted. Straitsville Road and Porter Hill Road had drawn complaints because an old farmhouse blocks the view of oncoming traffic. An 84-year-old man…


Construction under way on Straitsville Road

PROSPECT — Road construction will cause lane closures on Straitsville Road this week, Mayor Robert Chatfield said. Road crews will begin installing storm drains on the road Monday morning. Work…


Road repairs on horizon

PROSPECT — Work will begin soon to repair two roads in town. Mayor Robert Chatfield said Scott Road, between Route 69 and Marie Hotchkiss Road, and Straitsville Road, from the…


Crash claims Prospect man’s life

Accident at blind intersection follows years of complaints PROSPECT — For several years, the Santoro family of Porter Hill Road has complained to town officials about the sight-line problem at…


Hit-and-run claims life of Prospect woman

PROSPECT — A 79-year-old Prospect woman died Friday after she was hit by a vehicle while cleaning snow from her driveway. Mary McCormack, of 7 Straitsville Road, was pronounced died…

Attorney Kenneth Slater, Jr. of Hallora & Sage LLP, representing the Caporasos, argued that community supported agriculture is not a retail sale during a hearing at Prospect Town Hall Tuesday night.

Prospect ZBA denies CSA owners’ appeal

PROSPECT — The owners of a small farm on Straitsville Road cannot allow shareholders to pick up produce on their property, the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) ruled Tuesday night….