Upcoming Events

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, July 3, 2017

Monday's news from counties across the state.

NATION

What's at risk if Medicaid is scaled back under health bill?
 

STATEWIDE

Albany lawmakers close book on roller coaster session

Pests grow as money shrinks
 

Labor leader: Prevailing wage protects workers from ‘race to bottom'
 

DEC: Trash last resort for drug disposal
 

Gov. Cuomo Refuses Request From President's Election Commission
 

What is the Shared Services Mandate?
 

NYC

Mayor to Boost Vision Zero Efforts After Speed Camera Bill Doesn't Pass
 

After a Terror Attack Hits Abroad, NYPD Aims to Get the Intel Fast
 

New York City's Constraints on Development Less Than Other Big Cities
 

Is de Blasio's olive branch to charters for real?
 

LONG ISLAND

DuWayne Gregory to review Suffolk unmarked police vehicle policy
 

Nassau warns of ‘potentially lethal' fentanyl-heroin OD risk
 

HUDSON VALLEY

Ulster files municipal consolidation and efficiency plan
 

Woodbury gets county help to promote tourism
 

Ulster County Office Building will accept old American flags for disposal
 

Ulster, Sullivan, Greene could merge trash disposal services
 

Five Questions  for Westchester County Tourism's Natasha Caba Caputo
 

County can bolster city through busing
 

CAPITAL

EDITORIAL: Washington County should not be making citizens homeless
 

Summer work planned for bridge projects
 

NORTH COUNTRY

Franklin County exploring use of plug-in diagnostic devices for vehicle fleet
 

St. Lawrence County legislators support IDA's effort to rehabilitate former J&L site in Clifton
 

St. Lawrence County legislators continue call on state lawmakers to quit spending locally raised property taxes on state programs
 

MOHAWK VALLEY

Airport expansion shows endless possibilities at Griffiss
 

Herkimer County notebook items
 

911 calls “off the charts” during widespread flooding
 

County applying for agriculture grant to help local farmers
 

SOUTHERN TIER

Upstate Niagara to buy Campbell plant, save 150 jobs
 

Garnar Still Supports Planning Department's Review of Fenton Natural Gas Project
 

United Way of Broome County surpasses fundraising goal for 2016-2017
 

CENTRAL NEW YORK

Newsmakers: This week's guest Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney
 

Lattimore Proposes Change To Cayuga Co. Legislature
 

Bills to provide aid to Lansing taxpayers stalled in Albany legislature
 

Central New York slowly recovering from massive storm, flooding
 

From the Assembly: Making strides to move Central New York forward
 

FINGER LAKES

Ontario County finding ways to share
 

Keeler Construction will replace 2 bridges in western Orleans
 

Industrial Hemp Pilot Program Set to Begin in Wayne County
 

Ontario County Office for the Aging to distribute coupon booklets
 

WESTERN NEW YORK

Municipal consolidation funding is tremendous opportunity
 

Computer system reboot to cost ECC millions
 

Some towns are saying no to wind farms
 

OUR VIEW: County must keep working on coroners' issue
 

State Awards Niagara Falls $3 Million to Bolster Area Around Casino
 

Chautauqua Institution Holds Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
 

Niagara County re-ups with air base lobbyist
 

Cattaraugus County thankful for sales tax extension passage

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