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Counties in the News, February 6, 2019

Wednesday's news from counties across the state.
NYSAC
New York Counties Urge President Trump And Congress To Agree To Avoid Another Shut Down

Counties Voice Concerns About NYS Marijuana Proposal​

 
NATION

“Renting More Affordable in Most U.S. Counties,” Says Economist

 
HUD awards grant funding to support local homelessness assistance programs

 
Podcast: A 9-year-old talks Parks with Bobbi Nance, President of Recreation Results

 
STATEWIDE

NY looking at revenue enhancements, spending cuts to close deficit

 
Offshore Drilling Ban Approved by New York State Legislature

 
Obamacare collapse? Not in New York based on record enrollment for 2019

 
New York to invest $204M on 95 health care projects

 
Charter Spectrum and New York near deal that would let cable giant stay in state

 
Debt relief offered to NYS government workers impacted by shutdown

 
NEW YORK CITY

New York City Cracks Down on CBD Edibles, Saying the Cannabis Derivative Is Unsafe


Brooklyn Only Foods specializes in Kings County artisanal goods


LONG ISLAND       

Laura Curran: Let's make every Nassau resident count in 2020 Census

 
LIRR to beta test real-time train finder in effort to improve communication

 
Nassau Executive Curran Receives First Briefing from Marijuana Task Force Co-Chairs

           
HUDSON VALLEY

Free Measles Vaccine Clinic Wednesday In Rockland

 
Ulster County lawmakers to revisit plastic straws proposal

 
New Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens In Hudson Valley

 
LIVING IN Putnam Valley, N.Y.: Quiet, Rustic and ‘Old-Timey'


CAPITAL

Schenectady County awarded $669K state grant for radio upgrades


Repair crews take advantage of warmer weather in Capital Region

 
Statewide weather network settles in at UAlbany

 
NORTH COUNTRY

Clinton County readies public defender's office

 
County sees 6.4 percent bump in sales tax revenue

 
Jefferson County to ask for extension on property taxes


MOHAWK VALLEY

Oneida County Emergency Response Team averts ice jam flooding

 
Sales-Tax Revenue Up in Montgomery County

 
Details, design, dollars firmed up for SUNY Cobleskill greenhouse project

 
Charitable Fund Awards More Than $100k To 8 Mohawk Valley Organizations


SOUTHERN TIER

Tioga County warns residents about the spread of Whooping Cough

 
Former Broome County legislator Ron Heebner passes away

 
Hemp oil processor buys Gannett printing plant in Southern Tier

 
CENTRAL NEW YORK

Madison County Commission Chair Dale Strong rescues man from car wreck

 
Onondaga County legislators approve paying $250,000 to settle racism lawsuit

 
Madison County to offer heavy equipment training

 
FINGER LAKES

Monroe Co. Heroin task force marks progress of first year, says more work lies ahead

 
Genesee helps in record-setting number of fake ID seizures in 2018

 
WESTERN NEW YORK

'Western New York's Place in Black History' presentation to observe Black History Month

 
Lawmaker says Cattaraugus County shouldn't opt out on marijuana

 
Erie County Sheriff's Office seeks money to replace drug-sniffing dogs

 
Body cameras on deputies in Buffalo: city says yes, county sheriff's office says no

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