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News

Counties in the News, March 1, 2017

Wednesday's news from counties across the state.
NYSAC
Local Laws: Tow Trucks, Conflict Defenders, and Probation Fees
By Patrick Cummings, NYSAC Counsel
NYSAC tracks and makes available local laws that have been passed by your fellow counties. Understanding what other counties are doing to address their local issues or needs can provide ideas for you to use in some variation in your county. Below are brief descriptions of unique and recently-passed local laws from member counties.
 
STATEWIDE

Addiction recovery advocates propose NY tax prescription painkillers
 
LONG ISLAND

Legislator Anker Moves Forward Open Space Acquisition in Miller Place
 
HUDSON VALLEY

County leaders agree on some consolidation of governments
 

Ulster County Legislature will reconsider resolution opposing repeal of Obamacare
 

Dutchess, Airbnb reach tax agreement
 

Dutchess County Hosts Emergency Preparedness Exercise in Poughkeepsie (Video)
 

Sullivan, Dutchess officials to compare notes on jail construction projects
 

“Star-Fleet” style P-TECH Academy launched in Kingston
 
CAPITAL

Ensuring Access to Legal Services (Video)
 

Cuomo officials outline Indian Point closure plans
 
NORTH COUNTRY

County to pay for mobile tourism promotion around state
 

Franklin County Legislature eyes proposal to provide lawyers for ‘after-hours' arraignments
 

County tweaks nutrition building design
 
MOHAWK VALLEY

State of the County Address to be streamed on Facebook

CENTRAL NEW YORK

DEC still investigating Owasco and Cayuga watershed manure spills
 
FINGER LAKES

Genesee legislators discuss planned methadone clinic
 

FLCC marks Women's History Month
 
WESTERN NEW YORK

Five Wyoming County towns to receive $1.03 million for broadband investment
 

ECC celebrates “topping off” of STEM Building

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