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2018 Legislative Conference

January 29-31
Desmond Hotel
Albany, NY  (Albany County)

 
52nd Annual County Finance School

May 2 – 4, 2018
Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel
Syracuse, NY (Onondaga County)

 
2018 Fall Seminar

September 24 - 26
Hyatt Hotel
Rochester, NY (Monroe County)

News

Counties in the News, June 19, 2017

Monday's news from counties across the state.
STATEWIDE
Little but Palace Intrigue as Legislative Session Winds Down

State Lawmakers Eye Greener Pastures

Bill seeks to bar all sex offenders from driving for ride services

State Bar Overwhelmingly Approves Constitutional Convention

Cuts feared in opioid crisis

LONG ISLAND
Ride-sharing services like Uber get support from county

SCCC trustees keep tuition hike at $100, will dip into reserves

HUDSON VALLEY
Sullivan County has first travel-related Zika virus case

Majority of properties with delinquent taxes auctioned in Sullivan County

LETTER: Proposed Ulster County fire training facility is needed

Search widens for possible hepatitis A victims

Two More Local Counties Join Lawsuit Against Drug Companies

Citing Ulster County example, Sullivan Charter Commission calls case for a county executive ‘compelling'

Rockland Partners With Refuah Health Care Center For Free Narcan Training

CAPITAL
Construction of Gateway Visitor Center gets underway

Washington County seizes 108 properties despite debate over fairness

Saratoga County the healthiest in New York state, study says

Officials Warn Of Measles Risk In Saratoga And Warren Counties

NORTH COUNTRY
Opioid epidemic major contributor to rural jail overcrowding

St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce narrows focus on new brand

Lewis County once again looking to add local wireless tax

New Cooperative Extension employee aims to expand St. Lawrence County's local food system with help of commercial kitchen

MOHAWK VALLEY
Public hearing set for phone surcharge

SOUTHERN TIER
CHOOSE 607: Tioga County projects bringing jobs, housing

CENTRAL NEW YORK
Workers Center to hold rally Monday for living wage

Local leaders unite against attacks on nuke subsidies

Deal could bring sewer to Volney, county airport

Tying the refugee crisis to Tompkins County

Oswego County officials look forward to launch of ride-hailing services in upstate New York

FINGER LAKES
Monroe County Sheriff's road patrol deputies agree to 5-year labor contract

WESTERN NEW YORK
Senate, Assembly pass bill to block merger of Children's Psychiatric Center with Buffalo Psychiatric

Pheasant Chicks and Dogs Arrive at Erie County Jail

County seeking higher wireless surcharge for 911 Center revenues

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