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January 29-31
Desmond Hotel
Albany, NY  (Albany County)

 
52nd Annual County Finance School

May 2 – 4, 2018
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Syracuse, NY (Onondaga County)

 
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September 24 - 26
Hyatt Hotel
Rochester, NY (Monroe County)

News

Counties in the News, August 22, 2017

Tuesday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC

NYSAC Fall Seminar to provide an update on the Health Homes model and its impact on early intervention services

Online Registration Open Until September 8th; Register Today.
 

NATION

What Does the National Opioid Emergency Mean for States and Cities?

 

Violent Crime's Toll on Economic Mobility

 

How 'Temporary Urbanism' Can Transform Struggling Industrial Towns

 

USDA to buy surplus grape juice

 

STATEWIDE

Cuomo signs 98 bills

 

New video series features farmers across New York state

 

Cuomo expands clemency program

 

State starts second round of campus clean energy competition

 

Ranked: The best community colleges in New York

 

Facial recognition tech helped lead to 4,000 arrests in 2010

Six-year-old state program still offers low-cost power

NEW YORK CITY

In wake of Charlottesville, de Blasio will conduct 90-day review of statues around city

 

De Blasio, pushing millionaires' tax, calls congestion pricing 'inconceivable'

 

De Blasio, O'Neill revamp security plan for West Indian Day Parade after violence

 

Fixing the Subway Requires Pain. But How Much, and for How Long?

 

Formal review begins on de Blasio's proposed Bronx neighborhood rezoning plan

 

Proposed Tax Cut for Businesses Puts Mayor de Blasio at Odds With His Party

 

LONG ISLAND  

New Program Targets Dumping, Other Illegal Activity In Suffolk County Parks

 

Suffolk looks to reopen unused slaughterhouse

 

13 New Mosquito Samples Test Positive For West Nile In Suffolk

 

HUDSON VALLEY

Ulster County to provide local matching dollars

 

Master gardener applications available from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County

 

CAPITAL

Regeneron investing in renovations and construction in New York, Ireland over next six 

months

 

Legislation gives Hoosick Falls time to roll over loan for PFOA pollution costs

 

NORTH COUNTRY

Clinton County Health recognized for 'exemplary breastfeeding support'

 

OSI Helps Adirondack Farmers Buy Land

 

MOHAWK VALLEY

Garage agreement likely; downtown hospital probable

 

SOUTHERN TIER

What Happens When Social Workers Go On Police Calls? The Southern Tier Is Trying It Out

 

Chenango County Drug Take Back Event Wednesday

 

CENTRAL NEW YORK

NSF awards Cornell $9M grant for neurotech research hub

 

Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of North Burdick Street Bridge Over Old Erie Canal

 

Tompkins County Health Department warns public about rabid bats

 

Unity House of Cayuga County awarded grant for nursing equipment

 

What would a new jail look like?

 

FINGER LAKES

Annual hearing set for Livingston County's special assessments

 

Grants Awarded to Domestic Violence/Child Abuse Groups

 

Wyoming County may become part of Foreign Trade Zone No. 23

 

Ontario County's Newest Habitat Home Being Built In Clifton Springs

 

Finger Lakes Community Health getting $174K

 

Maintaining your waterways to mitigate storm damage

 

WESTERN NEW YORK

Cuomo to Senecas: Continue payments or state will put a casino in Niagara Falls

 

Cuomo announces cashless tolling at Grand Island, pushes out Thruway leader

 

Tonawanda names two firms as installers for its 'Solarize' campaign

 

Buffalo teen pregnancy prevention funding ending despite high rates

 

Algal blooms Continue to Create Problems on Chautauqua Lake

 

County forests could have $1M of ash trees threatened by insects

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