What We Will Accomplish in 2023

  1. Address the need for housing options throughout the village, including multi-family housing.
  2. Publicize the regulations and the way to apply for conversion to In-Law Suites and Accessory Apartments. Publicize the availability of affordable units in, or soon to be in, Irvington.
  3. Plan for an expanded Fire House facility.
  4. Renovate the Irvington Town Hall Theater HVAC system to expand the use of ITHT during the summer. 
  5. Move forward with the Astor Gateway and Buckhout Street traffic circulation project.
  6. Pursue funding for stage in Matthiessen Park. Ensure that any development is resilient to climate change and sustainable.
  7. Apply for Climate Smart Communities Certification Silver Certification and complete Hi Impact actions for the Clean Energy Communities program.
  8. Work on initiatives to improve the Downtown Business District, which may include listening sessions with business owners or greater collaboration with the Rivertowns Chamber of Commerce or other stakeholders.
  9. Focus on initiatives that promote diversity, equity and inclusion. Draw upon the community for assistance in identifying and planning DEI initiatives.  
  10. Re-evaluate upcoming gas-powered leaf blower ban.