Mayor on Duty

The Town’s Planning & Development Director is implementing the provisions of the newly adopted Short-Term Rental Ordinance. The Town Board approved the ordinance on September 15, 2022. Since then, several questions have arisen about the […]

Mayor on Duty

Tonight is the September Highlands Board of Commissioners meeting.  It will begin at 7 pm at the Highlands Community Center next to the ball field.  Public comment is the first item on the agenda. The […]

Mayor on Duty

At the board meeting last week, I did a rather long mayor’s report concerning initiatives I want the board address in future meetings.  Let me briefly review several of these items. First, the master sidewalk […]

Mayor on Duty

Tonight (Thursday), is the August meeting of the Highlands Town Board of Commissioners. It will be at the Highlands Community Building which is located next to the ball field. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. […]

Mayor on Duty

I have complied with the Save Highlands attorney’s public document request. All my emails concerning STRs have been sent to Derek Allen. There may be a few I have overlooked or missed, but I have made […]

Mayor on Duty

My call for stakeholders to propose compromises concerning STRs underscores the community stalemate on this combative issue.  I asked stakeholders to publicly put forth any proposed compromise. I wanted the community to see if there […]