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2018 Legislative Conference

January 29-31
Desmond Hotel
Albany, NY  (Albany County)

 
52nd Annual County Finance School

May 2 – 4, 2018
Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel
Syracuse, NY (Onondaga County)

 
2018 Fall Seminar

September 24 - 26
Hyatt Hotel
Rochester, NY (Monroe County)

News

Counties in the News August 2, 2016

Tuesday's news from counties across the state.
NYSAC
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NATIONWIDE
Cities, States Plod Toward 'Next Generation 911'
 

Can Counties Fix Rural America's Endless Recession?
 

STATEWIDE
N.Y. Approves Nuclear Subsidies and Mandates 50% Renewables by 2030
 

NY utility regulators to consider renewable energy plan
 

State Lawmaker: Keep Pokémon Go Away from Sex Offenders (Video)
 

Local Tax Cap Under One Percent
 

State feeds inmates for $2.84 a day
 

LONG ISLAND
Rep. Zeldin Calls on EPA to Keep Commitment to Permanently Close Eastern Long Island Sound Disposal Sites
 

Suffolk County Exec. Bellone's "Stay Suffolk" Campaign Encourages Residents to Explore Local Parks: Take a Swing at Suffolk County Park Golf Courses
 

Legislator plans to revitalize Coram Plaza
 

HUDSON VALLEY
Orange County receives state funding for Regional Family Navigator positions
 

Arrests Made for Welfare Fraud
 

Push to 'Think Differently' extends beyond Dutchess
 

Rockland makes “strong progress” in budgeting, says county exec
 

Ulster County tourist spending tops $532 million in 2015
 

Rockland water restrictions still in effect despite wet weekend
 

Westchester legislators OK new Bee-Line buses
 

CAPITAL
Schenectady County Legislature plans vote on tobacco-age law
 

Warren County pushes back 'last chance' meeting date for tax-delinquent property owners
 

Five businesses to be honored with Good News Rensselaer County awards
 

NORTH COUNTRY
Essex County OK's NCCC spending plan
 

JCIDA Board Chair: UTEP changes will not undermine county policy
 

Emerald Ash Borer devastation obvious on Canadian side of St. Lawrence River
 

MOHAWK VALLEY
State grant would expand New York Mills business
 

Herkimer County legislators adopt land bank resolution
 

Pipe that spurted sewage into Mohawk River fixed
 

Visitors continue to spend in Oneida County, figure tops $1.3 billion
 

Public hearing set for Herkimer College budget

SOUTHERN TIER
Elmira Corning Airport Raising Parking Rates
 

$10,000 Given to the Broome County Veterans Fly Fishing Program (Video)
 

6th annual Chenango County Ag Tour for legislators a success
 

Wounded Warriors Amputee Team makes its way back to NYSEG Stadium
 

Thousands of rubber ducks are dumped into the Chenango River
 

CENTRAL NEW YORK
Tompkins drafts law to divide sheriff duties
 

Tompkins County Jail Can No Longer Be Overcapacity
 

Red Cross Observing 100 Years of Service in Cortland County
 

Onondaga County, CSEA leadership reach agreement on tentative four-year contract
 

WESTERN NEW YORK
Chilcott to Retire as Veterans Service Agency Director Nov. 11
 

Improved Airline Service a Boost for Business and Pleasure Travel
 

Hopes and fears: Holley could see new apartments, but may lose bank

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