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2019 Legislative Conference

January 28-30
Albany 

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Counties in the News, July 11, 2018

Wednesday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC

$3.75 Million in New Funding for Jail Substance Use Treatment

NATION
What Trump's Supreme Court Pick Could Mean for States' Rights
First Wave of Migrant Children Reunited With Parents

STATEWIDE
New York Has World-Class Hospitals. Why Is It So Bad for People in Need of Transplants?

NEW YORK CITY

South Bronx To Be Revitalized In 12 ‘Transformational' Projects As Part Of State Initiative
Mayor Vows to ‘Eradicate' Lead From New York City Housing Projects

 
LONG ISLAND                
Bill Lets Nassau Use $100M Account for Commercial Property Refunds
Suffolk Executive Bellone Signs Executive Order To Protect Union Members From Harassment Following U.S. Supreme Court Decision

HUDSON VALLEY

Starbucks, Citing Ocean Threat, Is Ditching Plastic Straws; Ulster County Considering Similar Proposal
Dutchess County Veterans Eligible for Discount Program
County Offers Free Rabies Shots for Westchester Pets
Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency Steps Up Composting Effort


CAPITAL

As Immigrants Wait At Albany County Jail, Volunteers Working To Learn Basics
Key Capture Energy Plans Battery Energy Storage Plant in Saratoga County, New York

NORTH COUNTRY 

Community College to Sell Dorms for Transitional Housing


MOHAWK VALLEY
PILOT Deal, School Officers Before County Lawmakers
Oneida Co. Provides Additional Snow Plow Reimbursements Due To Harsh Winters
169 Firearms Collected in Gun Buy-Back Event In Utica


SOUTHERN TIER

Steuben County Pledges to Continue Battle Against Opioid Epidemic, Despite Cuts to State Funding

Tioga County Announce Start of $2 Million Halsey Valley Road Elevation

Senior Farmers Market coupons are now being distributed in Chemung County


CENTRAL NEW YORK

$19M Announced for Construction of Central New York's First Inland Port
Hop Fudge Sundae? Cuomo Oks Bill Allowing Sale of Beer, Cider Ice Cream 

FINGER LAKES
City Of Geneva May Take Action Against Opioid Makers


WESTERN NEW YORK

Jamestown Agencies Receive $800K For Poverty Reduction Programs
County planning board considers unprecedented turbine heights
Fight Over Proposed Landfill in Niagara County Continues

 

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