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2019 Legislative Conference

January 28-30
Albany 

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Counties in the News, November 8, 2018

Thursday's news from counties across the state.
NYSAC
Opioid Abuse Awareness Campaign
 
NATION

People and Process: What CIOs Find the Hardest to Modernize
Federal government announces decline in veteran homelessness
USDA and ONDCP release Rural Resource Guide to help local communities fight the opioid crisis
 
STATEWIDE

Election 2018: NY voter turnout highest since 1994
After Raise the Age, Where Will Adolescent Offenders Go?
NY announces results of underage drinking crackdown
 
NEW YORK CITY

Brooklyn leading the way in helping domestic violence victims with integrated Domestic Violence Court
 
LONG ISLAND       

Cars Crashed On Purpose To Help Train Investigators
County Executive Steve Bellone's 2019 budget goes through with no legislative change
           
HUDSON VALLEY

Ulster County exec touts 'AA' bond rating

CAPITAL

Columbia County Library grant boosts teen and Genealogy Department efforts
Albany County executive vetoes hotel consumer practices law

NORTH COUNTRY

Clinton County, Airbnb reach tax deal
Franklin County program aims to help young parents learn needed life skills
Legislators adopt 2019 St. Lawrence County budget

MOHAWK VALLEY

Coalition effort to target lead in Utica homes

SOUTHERN TIER

Steuben Co Program Gets Seniors Community Involved
Schuyler County restaurants working to incorporate healthier meal options
Steuben County prepares for Small Business Saturday
 
CENTRAL NEW YORK

Onondaga County selected to join national program that improves reading rates in kids
Oneida Indian Nation honors Central New York veterans
 
FINGER LAKES

Funding secured for Seneca County domestic violence shelter
Navy servicemembers on leave prepare meals for Monroe County seniors

WESTERN NEW YORK

Chautauqua County Mental Health Association Receives SOPHi Award
County Receives Flood Study Money From NYS
Land Bank Receives More Funding Than Requested
WNY morphing into a national hotbed for freestyle, recreational drone sports

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