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Counties in the News, March 20, 2017

Monday's news from counties around the state.
Counties Applaud State Legislature's Commitment to Local Infrastructure
The New York State Association of Counties (NYSAC) and its member counties applaud the members of the State Senate and State Assembly for strengthening the state's commitment to local clean water, and road and bridge infrastructure projects.

State Legislative Budgets Address Proposed Cost Shifts to County Taxpayers
The State Legislature last week addressed two significant cost shifts in the 2017-18 Executive State Budget proposal.  The first one addressed a cost shift in public health problems, which was rejected by both the Senate and Assembly in their respective one house budget bills.

NY warns scam targets employee tax information

Ulster residents to voice their concerns about replacing Obamacare with Trumpcare

Tyner wants Dutchess County to sue opioid manufacturers

Advocates decry proposed Meals on Wheels cuts

Applications Being Accepted for Affordable Homes Sold by Westchester County

Rockland has lowest unemployment rate in the Hudson Valley

Astorino calls for expanding program for non-custodial dads

Albany County discussing possible cuts under President's plan

Rensselaer County legislators approve final bond for sewer project

Award-winning Albany distillery announces million dollar downtown expansion

High Cost of Public Safety

Government officials need priorities straight

What's plan for bed tax?

Solar array contract approved

Herkimer Co. legislator continues push for Higby Road lights


Madison County Board of Supervisors: green energy loan program enacted, DMV revenue pursued

Consolidation is key: Genesee, Orleans should be able to have regional jail

Collins pushes state limit on Medicaid

Anti-blight business going strong

Amid protest, GOP officials from Erie, Niagara counties tout Collins Medicaid plan

Consolidation law passes first hurdle

Banking wins

Buying development rights may protect Niagara Falls air base

Allegany County District 1 GOP to meet on legislative replacement