Town Board, January 19, 2017

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The videos of public meetings on Pine Plains Views are neither authorized nor recognized by the Pine Plains town government.  They are presented here as a community service authorized by the New York State Open Meetings Law:

Any meeting of a public body that is open to the public shall be open to being photographed, broadcast, webcast, or otherwise recorded and/or transmitted by audio or video means. As used herein the term “broadcast” shall also include the transmission of signals by cable.  

Trails Committee Landowners’ Presentation

Although I am no longer filming the public meetings on a regular basis, I will film those which I feel will have a particular impact on the community.

A reminder: This website does not have any official (or non-official, for that matter) relationship to the Town of Pine Plains. It is a personal documentary project as described on the right-hand sidebar. The filming and presentation of the public meetings is only for artistic purposes and is not authorized — or even recognized — by the town government. The town has its own website at


The community of Pine Plains was invited to a presentation of the results of a study of the revitalization of Pine Plains.  Comments were invited afterwards.

I faced any number of technical difficulties in producing this video, but I have squeezed out the best I could do on the budget I had to work with.  My apologies. But what do you expect for nothing?