Carmel, N.Y. – 9/29/2012 – Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R, C) is now happy to announce, that as a result of a three-way agreement between the Governor, Senate and Assembly, funds are now available for a $150,000 grant to replace the Carmel High School athletic track.
Senator Greg Ball hosted a ceremonial check presentation during the Carmel High School homecoming football game along with Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell, Judge James Reitz, Carmel Councilwomen Suzi McDonough and Carmel School District Administrators.
“I am so proud to be able to help with the funding for the Carmel High School track. Working with Superintendent Ryan, Supervisor Schmitt, Councilman Lombardi, Councilwomen McDonough and others, I am so happy that we were able to secure this grant for Carmel and I will support them in every way moving forward,” said Senator Greg Ball. “As long as I am in office, I will continue to deliver for the residents of Mahopac and all the towns I represent and fight to bring as much of our tax money back from Albany, to home, where it belongs.”
“We are very appreciative of the generosity and persistency of Senator Ball in securing this grant,” James Ryan, Superintendent of Carmel School District. “We look forward to applying the money to the track at Carmel High School. This will be great for our students and for the community as a whole.”
For more information or to speak with Senator Ball, please contact Joe Bachmeier at (845) 200 9716.