Events

2018 Fall Seminar

September 24 - 26
Rochester, NY (Monroe County)

2019 Legislative Conference

January 
Albany, NY  (Albany County)

News

Counties in the News, February 9, 2018

Friday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC

NATION

The Week in Public Finance: What the Budget Deal Means for States and Localities

The Biggest Issue Facing Officials in 2018 Is Funding

Tackling the silent health risk creeping across cities: loneliness

STATEWIDE

Cuomo proposes $50.7 million to counties toward indigent defense in year one of plan

Ontario to retaliate against New York's "Buy American" law

New York's bad flu season sets yet another record

NY state providing extra funds to counties, NYC to fight flu

New York state lawmakers talk taxes at hearing

New York state must push for fast, reliable internet everywhere

Editorial: Broadband options needed

NEW YORK CITY

FDNY Aims to Boost Women, Minorities in Its Ranks

LONG ISLAND        

Nassau County to give out free flu shots amid public health emergency

HUDSON VALLEY

Resorts World Catskills' $1.2 billion casino opens amid hopes for economic jackpot

Ulster County resource center urges Congress to continue transitional housing funding

Legislators: We will decide any medical insurance switch for thousands of retirees

NY state buys mortgages of zombie properties, including nine in Ulster County and 20 in Dutchess

CAPITAL

Area tourism industry leaders share concerns with legislators

Rensselaer County Legislature takes public comment on controversial ICE application

NORTH COUNTRY

Jefferson Rehabilitation Center director Ganter receives Shapiro Award

Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence, Oswego counties get millions for emergency response systems

Lewis County officials continue to deal with aftermath of January flooding

Second emergency HEAP benefit available to eligible St. Lawrence County families and others across NY

Essex County opposes new state tax plan

MOHAWK VALLEY

Battle against flu escalates

Oneida County Sheriff Maciol appointed to several committees

SOUTHERN TIER

Southern Tier home sales increase year-over-year for 2017

Steuben County prepared for the snow

Broome's reserves 'dangerously low,' audit says

Local officials mum about meeting with state on finances

CENTRAL NEW YORK                                             

Cortland County Awarded Funding For Emergency Communications

League Of Women Voters Urges Legislators To Hire Administrator

State Funds Cortland County Emergency Communications Work

DSS hosts Feb. 10 orientation meeting for future foster and adoptive parents

Could Cayuga County join others in opioid lawsuit?

Syracuse, Onondaga County officials suggest era of cooperation ahead

Flu cases increase again in Onondaga County; more than 300 confirmed in one week

FINGER LAKES

Livingston County Chamber of Commerce offering seminar on federal tax changes

Dozens of Credit Cards Compromised in Livingston County

Cuomo commits $50 million to revitalize Genesee River corridor

Legislative visit: State budget priorities worry Wyoming County officials

WESTERN NEW YORK     

NY State Police Warning WNY Residents of Letter Scam

Public hearing airs tales of suicide, depression from conversion therapy

County Farmers Benefit From Loan Program

Allegany County leaders grapple with opioid epidemic

Flu cases continue to rise in Cattaraugus County, state

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