In a 5-4 split decision Wednesday night, Dansville’s consolidation committee voted to recommend pursuit of a city charter. The recommendation moves next to the governing boards of the Town of North Dansville and Village of Dansville for their consideration.

In a 5-4 split decision Wednesday night, Dansville’s consolidation committee voted to recommend pursuit of a city charter. The recommendation moves next to the governing boards of the Town of North Dansville and Village of Dansville for their consideration.


The vote concludes 10 months of work by the committee. It is in no way a final decision, but merely one of the first steps toward consolidation. The two boards, local voters and ultimately the state legislature would need to vote favorably before a city is created.


Genesee Country Express will have complete coverage online at dansvilleonline.com later this week as well as in the Nov. 4 edition of the newspaper.