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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)

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

News

Counties in the News November 3, 2016

Thursday's news from counties across the state.
NYSAC
SNS Exercise Planning: Phasing in Best Practices
The Albany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is responsible for providing mass prophylaxis to approximately 305,000 residents in the event of a large scale public health emergency, such as an aerosolized anthrax attack. To ensure an appropriate and timely response, ACDOH maintains and annually tests its Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) and Medical Countermeasure (MCM) plans and response operations in Albany County.
 
In the event of a large scale emergency, a county-wide response effort involving multiple departments would be required to ensure the health and safety of our residents.
 

STATEWIDE
N.Y. AG cuts deal to extend heroin antidote discount
 

HUDSON VALLEY
Three Ulster projects among 22 regional applications for state development funding
 

Kiryas Joel challenges Camp La Guardia redevelopment plans
 

Sullivan County Pushing for Tax Film Credit (Video)
 

CAPITAL
Taxes to rise under $297M, 2017 Saratoga County budget
 

Rensselaer County sets schedule for budget work
 

Washington County supervisors vote to override tax cap
 

Washington County grapples with compost facility failures
 

NORTH COUNTRY
Lewis County officials hopeful for solar project kickoff in spring
 

SOUTHERN TIER
Recycling CRT TVs in Chemung County
 

Job training program gives unskilled workers a chance at hire (Video)
 

CENTRAL NEW YORK
Cuomo plans to make the New York State Fairgrounds a year-round location
 

Cayuga County Legislature committee cuts budget, stays under tax cap
 

Onondaga, Otsego Counties Begin Historic Agreement (Video)
 

WESTERN NEW YORK
Arkwright Summit Wind Farm Coming Soon
 

Erie County, towns reach new snowplowing agreement
 

Fixes Coming to Crumbling Road Between Erie, Niagara Counties (Video)
 

3,600 acres of Wyoming, Livingston farmland will be permanently protected
 

Bugs Quintuple Mount Morris Bridge Cost to $223K

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