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2019 NYSAC Fall Seminar
September 16 - 18
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Counties in the News, December 20, 2018

Thursday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC
Throwback Thursday: NYSAC 2018 Legislative Conference - Statewide TV Broadcast
 
NATION

A Cautionary Tale for the Newly Elected
How Apps Add to Mobile Security
What to Consider When Innovating Your IT
 
STATEWIDE

Leaving New York: Population loss steepest in U.S.
Cuomo announces $1.5 million in awards to support Farm-to-School programs
New York health officials urge caution on pot legalization
Minimum wage increases are coming: What it means for New Yorkers
 
NEW YORK CITY

Massive Grand Central project could begin in 2021
Mayor Backs Legal Marijuana, With Caveats
 
LONG ISLAND       

Suffolk Legislature approves law mandating reporting of misconduct at water and amusement parks
Nassau Executive Curran Announces New Policy Protecting Rights of County Employees
County Executive Bellone Signs Legislation Outlawing Revenge Porn
Suffolk to resubmit bid for former Kmart property in Middle Island
           
HUDSON VALLEY

Sullivan program offers addicts access to treatment
$30.6M in state grants for local projects


CAPITAL

Hackers thwarted in effort to steal $4M from Schenectady County

Albany County bartenders to become new line of defense in safety

State opens new problem gambling help center
Capital Region economic development grants: residential conversions, sewers, Lincoln Park pool, Urban Grow Center
Stop-DWI program funding raises concerns

NORTH COUNTRY

Sheriffs skeptical over legal pot
County foster program hosting informational session
State officials and Alcoa close-in on deal

MOHAWK VALLEY

Herkimer County Officers Participate In ‘Shop With The Cop'

SOUTHERN TIER

Steuben County DA weighs in on legalizing recreational marijuana
Holiday STOP-DWI Crackdown in Chemung County
 
CENTRAL NEW YORK

Madison County to fund school patrol officers
State awards Tompkins County $4.4 million in economic grants
Madison Co. gets $500,000 for Delphi Falls
State to give Florida glass maker $8 million to move to Central NY
 
FINGER LAKES

Finger Lakes gets $86.5M from state economic awards
What can be recycled? A new guide to better recycling, one little illustration at a time
 
WESTERN NEW YORK

Erie County Fair wins prestigious international award
WNY receives $66M in latest round of state economic development funds

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