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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 April 4, 2016

Monday's news from counties across the state.
STATEWIDE
DID THE “RECOVERY” MISS YOUR MAIN STREET? DEPENDS ON YOUR ZIP CODE

The great riddle is how do you reduce the property taxes

HOW THEY FARED in New York's new budget
 

State misses deadline to report Start-Up NY progress
 

NY canals to come off Thruway's books
 

LONG ISLAND
LI schools get $2.97B in state aid for 2016-17 academic year
 

NYC
Why New York City's Waterworks Works
 

HUDSON VALLEY
Local schools benefit from state aid boost
 

Schumer offers Neuhaus help if Legoland comes to Orange County
 

CAPITAL
Capital Region scores Northway, anti-poverty money
 

Albany-based Regional Immigration Assistance Center now open
 

NORTH COUNTRY
State budget includes minimum wage hike, paid family leave, other perks; lawmakers around St. Lawrence County react
 

Franklin County won't seek bed-tax funds from establishments related to the St. Regis Mohawk reservation
 

Delayed $15 minimum wage in upstate New York pleases some north country businesses, frustrates others
 

MOHAWK VALLEY
Counties paying more for free legal services
 

State budget includes $585M for Marcy Nanocenter
 

Decision made: New hospital to be built in downtown Utica
 

Travel advisory extended through Tuesday in Oneida County

SOUTHERN TIER

State of Tioga: New Jobs Coming
 

CENTRAL NEW YORK
County celebrates agriculture literacy week
 

FINGER LAKES
Sheriff's Civil Division receives state recognition
 

No hunting fatalities for first time in recorded history
 

WESTERN NEW YORK
Another Voice: Congress leaves opioid crisis on the doorstep of local governments (Opinion)
 

UB meeting to focus on NYS Constitution referendum
 

Regional Solutions Commission Is Just What The County Needs

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