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Albany, NY  (Albany County)

 
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News

Counties in the News, September 26, 2017

Tuesday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC

NY's Schools & Local Gov'ts Urge Congress to Oppose Harmful Federal Tax Reform Proposals


Courageous battle – Bob Currier

 

NATION

Local Governments Prepare for a Federal Fight Over ‘Double Taxation'

 

Population Growth Means a City Is Thriving, or Does It?

 

As Disasters Grow More Frequent, How Should States and Cities Prepare?

 

STATEWIDE

New York moves to expand access to lawyers for poor people charged with crimes

 

Flanagan seeking permanent property tax cap

 

REAL IDs Are Coming to New York State

 

Cuomo says major budget changes may be needed if New York loses $2B in health care funding

 

Can New York win the Amazon headquarters? State juggles multiple bids

 

Watch: How NY will use drones to protect the environment

 

How NY is making it easier to save for college

 

NEW YORK CITY

How Much Time Was Spent on Subway? M.T.A. Can Now Tell You

 

MTA: Bridge and tunnel towers to cost $100M

 

City Council weighs yellow cab bailouts, restrictions on Uber and Lyft

 

LONG ISLAND  

Suffolk legislature holds hearing on toxic algae in LI waters

 

With $100 Million At Stake, Suffolk County Executive Bellone Unveils Major Water Quality Report

 

HUDSON VALLEY

Westchester lawmakers fail to override veto of Immigration Protection Act

 

Ulster budget to call for property tax decrease, won't have layoffs, county executive says

 

“Stand up for America,” says Putnam executive

 

Westchester aims for Amazon's second headquarters

 

Indian Point lawsuit to be heard in Westchester, despite state challenge

 

CAPITAL

Saratoga County organization recognizing National Voter Registration Day

 

NORTH COUNTRY

Chateaugay turns to Franklin County for help with demolition of dilapidated building

 

Franklin County to become part of test area for Border Patrol drones

 

St. Lawrence County Finance Committee agrees to borrow $5 million

 

MOHAWK VALLEY

State official: Herkimer Home will remain open

 

Montgomery County is an Energize NY member

 

Construction Starts on $3.2 Million Veteran's Housing Project in Utica

 

SOUTHERN TIER

Town of Dickinson explores community choice aggregation

 

NG natural gas transfer station review begins anew after $40,000 legal challenge

 

CENTRAL NEW YORK

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner program available in Madison County

 

Public presentation of Tompkins County 2018 budget planned

 

FINGER LAKES

Manufacturing Day highlights contributions the industry makes in the county

 

Warren County supervisors need to close $1 million gap for tax cap

 

Supervisors to get schooled on county landfill

 

Rochester: TVs in bars, other public areas must utilize closed captioning

 

WESTERN NEW YORK

Drunken-driving arrests dip 10 percent over the summer

 

Celebrating National Recovery Month: Voices of Recovery in Allegany County

 

'Full steam ahead' on One Seneca Tower project as Planning Board approves changes

 

County to receive healthcare funding

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