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 31, 2017

Monday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC

Making Government and Daily Operations More Efficient in Suffolk County

 

Fall Seminar Registration is Open 

 

STATEWIDE

Paid family leave in NY: the how and when

 

Maloney touts bill to combat tick-borne illnesses

 

Governor urged to veto 'Big Pharma' bill on his desk

 

EDITORIAL: Registering voters is part of the solution

 

DiNapoli: NY Challenged By Lower Revenue, Potential Cuts

 

Capitol Watch: New License Plates; No E-Cigs in Schools

 

New York Now Considers Youth as a Factor for Inmates' Parole


NEW YORK CITY

Homeless people living in FiDi hotels can't afford food

 

New York City waiting for resolution of New Paltz water status

 

LONG ISLAND  

Gang-related violence taking shape as key issue for LI voters

 

Suffolk County Reconsiders Doubling Traffic & Parking Ticket Fees To Raise Revenue

 

HUDSON VALLEY

Motivated by daughter, Marc Molinaro urges local governments to 'ThinkDifferently'

 

Molinaro submits shared services plan

 

Rockland Opens First Baby Cafe In The Hudson Valley

 

Three proposals submitted to operate Westchester County Airport

 

Ulster, Dutchess, Columbia and Greene meetings: Week of July 31, 2017

 

Dutchess to host psychological first aid training program

 

Westchester County Officials Help Bring Awareness To Hunger Epidemic

 

Sustainable Westchester offers discount program on electric Nissan Leafs

 

CAPITAL

County OKs airport runway grant

 

Looking into Schenectady County's draft shared-services plan

 

Study finds Cohoes is the fastest growing city in NY

 

NORTH COUNTRY

Quorum of Lewis County Legislators tour Wheeler-Sack in ‘non-meeting'

 

Governor Cuomo Announces 22 New Jobs at Potsdam Specialty Paper in St. Lawrence County

 

North Country Chamber gets $74,000 grant

 

CCC to offer new online degree program

 

County weighing PLA for airport work

 

Twin Creeks Distillery, Inc. moving and expanding business in Franklin County

 

MOHAWK VALLEY

Official: State ‘threatening us' to move forward on jail

 

Preliminary plan to cut costs, share services heads to county lawmakers

 

Pharmacies next front for drug collection programs

 

SOUTHERN TIER

Farm Event Showcases Tioga County's Agricultural Roots

 

Southern Tier politicians visit areas damaged by flooding

 

3 ways Broome County can save $20 million

 

Violent crimes in Elmira highest since 2012

 

Steuben County Sheriff's Dept. surprise boaters with safety checks

 

Upstate Justice Groups Take Action Against Mass Incarceration

 

Chemung County Lead Paint Warnings

 

CENTRAL NEW YORK

County Legislature Pronounced Dairy Month In June

 

Madison County holding landfill open house Saturday

 

Madison County plastic bag ban discussions continue

 

Shared Services Plan includes changes to the way some children are bused to school

 

Mahoney unveils shared services plan without many details on savings

 

CNY agencies can apply for $650,000 to help homeless

 

Tompkins County proposes expanding wireless device surcharge law

 

FINGER LAKES

Seneca County Public Works to consider two projects

 

United lakeshore meets with local officials

 

Draft town-county water agreements spur thoughts of future battles

 

Flying beds aid Ontario County's homeless

 

Albany says ‘yes' to Genesee County rifle hunting

 

Helming touts efforts to promote NY-grown food

 

WESTERN NEW YORK

Town hall meeting to focus on substance abuse issues in NT

 

Drop in EMTs raises certified first responder question

 

YMCA breaks ground on new Lockport facility

 

Chautauqua County Education Coalition awards grant

 

Study: County can leverage food system

 

Tornado damage estimated near $3 million at Erie County Fair

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