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Hamburg

Hamburg Democrats have chosen attorney Walter Rooth III to run for town supervisor.

Rooth, the son of Town Justice Walter L. Rooth, has been an assistant district attorney and established his own law practice in 2006. He is a volunteer baseball and basketball coach, volunteer with Meals on Wheels and is a former emergency medical technician with the Hamburg Fire Department.

Also winning Democratic endorsements are Cheryl Potter Juda and Michael Quinn for Town Board members and Justice Gerald Gorman for reelection.

Hamburg Republicans are planning to make their endorsements soon, and it is expected that incumbents Supervisor Steven Walters and Councilwoman Amy Ziegler will be endorsed for reelection.

Hamburg Village Board members may be close to a decision on how to change the ordinance governing the storage of boats, trailers and recreational vehicles.

The latest version of the ordinance is on the village website, www.villageofhamburg.com, under “Legal notices.” It would require a permit for the outside storage of boats, trailers and RVs longer than 24 feet for more than five days.

Also this week:

• A representative of Sen. Mark Grisanti, R-Buffalo, will be at Hamburg Town Hall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday.

• The Hamburg Village Board will conduct a work session at 5:30 p.m. Monday followed by a regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in Village Hall, 100 Main St.

• The Hamburg Central School Board will hold a budget hearing and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the high school auditorium, 4111 Legion Dr. The board plans to go into executive session after the budget hearing.

• The town Zoning Board of Appeals will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Room 7B in Town Hall, 6100 South Park Ave.

• The Frontier School Board will hold a public hearing on its 2013-14 school budget when it meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Frontier Educational Center at 5120 Orchard Ave., Hamburg.

• The Blasdell Farmers Market runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant, 3785 South Park Ave.

• The Hamburg village Environmental Conservation Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Village Hall.

• The Hamburg village Traffic Safety Committee will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in Village Hall.

• The Hamburg Farmer’s market is open from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the village municipal lot off Union and Main streets.