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News

Counties in the News, January 12, 2017

Thursday's news from counties across the state.
STATEWIDE
Slow revenue growth challenges local governments, says state comptroller
 

State of the State: Cuomo says cities, counties should pool resources
 

Cuomo Looks to Counties to Solve High Property Tax Rates
 

Cuomo looks to counties to solve high property tax rates
 

Cuomo wants voters involved in cutting local government costs (Editorial)
 

LONG ISLAND
Governor Cuomo Presents 26th Proposal of 2017 State of the State: Sweeping, Comprehensive Actions to Combat the Heroin and Opioid Epidemic in New York
 

Legislator meets with school officials about PILOT issue
 

HUDSON VALLEY
Governor's Hudson Valley State of the State gets mixed reviews
 

Orange County lawmaker proposes charter reforms
 

Rockland County Executive Ed Day continues fight to save shuttle bus for veterans

Legislature Leadership Remains Same with Nacerino Chair

CAPITAL

Four members of Albany County Legislature Democratic Conference chosen to fill five committee seats vacated by new state Supreme Court judge
 

Kathleen Grasmeder appointed to SUNY Adirondack board
 

NORTH COUNTRY
Funding targets 10 projects at airport
 

County CCE now seeking full-time ag educator
 

MOHAWK VALLEY
Economic development tops Seward's priority list
 

Oneida County Legislature recognizes sheriff's accreditation
 

Sales tax redistribution panel hits urban roadblock

SOUTHERN TIER
Cuomo Proposals Could Bring Skilled Workforce, Industry Back to Southern Tier (Video)
 

CENTRAL NEW YORK
Syracuse airport to get $45 million in renovations
 

HELP WANTED: Tompkins County building energy task force
 

FINGER LAKES
Cuomo plan: Real cost reduction or 'kicking the can down the road?'
 

Monroe County Executive reacts to Governor's cost-cutting plan for counties
 

New County Law Expands ‘Bed Tax' to Include Air B&B
 

County reminds residents to recycle cardboard
 

WESTERN NEW YORK
HLOM funding given, questions raised
 

Rural poverty targeted by Poloncarz

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