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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, July 10, 2017

Monday's news from counties across the state.

STATEWIDE

Minors banned from playing bingo in New York State

 

Capitol Watch: NY Weighs Next Steps in Fight Against Heroin

 

Opinion: Liability bill will lead to fewer doctors in New York

 

NEW YORK CITY

Why de Blasio's response to homelessness might “turn the tide”

 

De Blasio strikes charter deal, making it easier for schools to expand, pay for space

 

City website to detail previously guarded NYPD expenses totaling $400M

Senate secures $4M to bulletproof NYPD cop cars

 

LONG ISLAND

North Shore group advocates for opioid education

 

Suffolk cops to put body cams on DWI enforcement team

 

HUDSON VALLEY

New Name Proposed For Town Of North Monroe Near Kiryas Joel

 

Legal battle over reimbursements to Health Alliance drags on

 

Rockland lawmakers call on State Senate to approve gender expression bill

 

Construction of new Dutchess County Sheriff's Office and law enforcement center set to begin in August

 

CAPITAL

Vote expected Monday to fight opioid crisis in Albany County

 

Warren County seeks state action on BWI law

 

Uber ride-sharing service confusing at Albany International Airport

 

NORTH COUNTRY

Malone officials unveil airport fueling operation, look for additional upgrades

 

Jefferson County, sheriff's union reach new employment agreement

 

NCCC's $14.5 million budget seeks no local increase

 

Those impacted by recent flooding in St. Lawrence County can apply for funding to help recover from water damage

 

State to spend $4.86 million on St. Lawrence County road repairs and paving

 

Lewis County Seeking People Interested in Participating in Budget Process

 

MOHAWK VALLEY

Mohawk Valley Flood: Are Political Promises Too Good to Be True?

 

City waits on $10M decision

 

SOUTHERN TIER

New York State Department of Transportation to auction parcels of land

 

NY will spend $60 million on Southern Tier roads

 

3 Tier communities competing for $10M

 

Tioga County receives money from casino fees

 

CENTRAL NEW YORK

Onondaga County legislators skeptical term limits can pass this year

 

Timing of shared services hearing draws concerns

 

Shared services panel focusing on long-term projects

 

Tenney calls for state, federal flood relief for Herkimer County

 

Central New York to get share of $1.7M to fight invasive species

 

Onondaga County makes emergency repairs to road damaged by rain

 

FINGER LAKES

Genesee County to hold first shared services meeting Wednesday

 

Request for first assistant DA deserves consideration

 

Town of Eagle: Water District to recover taxes paid to County and school

 

Monroe County job fair to be held on Wednesday

 

Seniors offered farm market discounts in Ontario County

 

WESTERN NEW YORK

Shared Services Part Two: The Plan

 

Kearns constituents want Cuomo to sign bill to keep Children's Psych Center open

 

Poloncarz signs new ‘Ruthie's Law' to protect Erie County seniors

 

Municipal shared services taking shape in county plan

 

Human trafficking 'a significant issue in Western New York'

 

Funds to aid nurse training expansion in Niagara County

 

Opioid prescribing declines but remains high in Niagara County

 

Cattaraugus, Allegany counties get 2015 flood damage aid

 

Trio of local road projects to receive share of $12.9M allocated for WNY

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