Clayton http://wrvo.org en An “exciting time” in Clayton as hotel, other projects underway http://wrvo.org/post/exciting-time-clayton-hotel-other-projects-underway <p style="font-family: Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: normal;">It's a busy time in the town of Clayton. New businesses, infrastructure and public amenities hold the promise of more tourism, a stronger economy, and a better quality of life for locals.</p><p style="font-family: Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: normal;"> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 11:00:28 +0000 Joanna Richards 46490 at http://wrvo.org An “exciting time” in Clayton as hotel, other projects underway Clayton Hotel development underway http://wrvo.org/post/clayton-hotel-development-underway <p>A big redevelopment project is getting underway in the village of Clayton. The first pieces of equipment have been at work on the former Frink Snowplow Factory site in recent weeks. This represents the beginning of an aggressive construction schedule that aims to bring the Clayton Harbor Hotel to life by Memorial Day 2014.<br><br>Kristi Dippel, head of the Clayton Local Development Corporation, says it's gratifying to see all the planning on the project coming to fruition.<br><br>"After over 10 years that this has been in the making, and we finally have activity on site, it's definitely the talk on the street, it's the talk of the town. People are very excited to see something happening over there," she said. Fri, 31 May 2013 12:31:31 +0000 Joanna Richards 38693 at http://wrvo.org Clayton officials say development projects fill gaps in tourist town http://wrvo.org/post/clayton-officials-say-development-projects-fill-gaps-tourist-town <p>There&#39;s a lot of development just around the corner in Clayton, a summer tourist destination on the St. Lawrence River. Town and village officials &ndash; and local business owners &ndash; are excited about several projects in the works that could put back to use a former industrial site along the river. Thu, 22 Mar 2012 19:14:40 +0000 Joanna Richards 16391 at http://wrvo.org