Events

2019 Legislative Conference

January 28-30
Albany 

News

Counties in the News, December 5, 2018

Wednesday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC
Register for NYSAC's 2019 Legislative Conference
Following Up on Your IT Risk Assessments
 
NATION

County branding: more than just a seal
Electric Buses Are Not Only Clean but Less Costly to Run
 
STATEWIDE

Contracts awarded to help low-income New Yorkers go solar
The Kids ‘Left Behind' By New York's Raise the Age Law
Should you need to pass a social media check to get a gun?
As rest of state thrives, much of upstate struggles
 
NEW YORK CITY

Smoke a Joint, Save the Subway?
Stoking Fears of Surveillance, NYPD to Deploy Drone Fleet
 
LONG ISLAND       

Suffolk waives traffic ticket late fees in effort to collect up to $45M
           
HUDSON VALLEY

Sullivan studying disposal of county's trash
Committee moves Ulster County's 2019 budget to full Legislature vote
Tuckahoe, Westchester To Continue Shared Services Agreement

CAPITAL

Legislators approve small tax cut for Albany County taxpayers
Rensselaer County adopts 2019 budget
AAA recognizes Warren County Police traffic safety programs
Mayors discuss fiscal health, need for more state support

NORTH COUNTRY

Clinton County taxes to stay flat
Federal funding to expand addiction treatment options slated for St. Lawrence County
New coalition to target prediabetes risk
Voters approve Essex County, NY, school merger

MOHAWK VALLEY

Picente Calls on Cuomo, DeBlasio to Bring Amazon HQ2 Jobs to Oneida County

SOUTHERN TIER

Southern Tier economy hurt by skills gap, population loss, says NY Fed Bank
 
CENTRAL NEW YORK

Cayuga County Legislature committee moves to formalize salary practice
Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon to answer questions at Skaneateles forum
End-of-season update on Cayuga Lake HABs monitoring set for next weekend
 
FINGER LAKES

NY farmers donate nearly 11 million pounds of food
Exploring the growth of Finger Lakes wine
 
WESTERN NEW YORK

Erie County Legislators debate body-cameras

County Legislature Hears Burtis Bay Fish Kill Woes

Contributors