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)


Counties in the News, October 3, 2017

Tuesday's news from counties across the state.


Local Government Reps Defend Shared Services Push


Listen: Stephen Acquario and Peter Baynes on the Capitol Pressroom



The Upcoming Supreme Court Cases That Matter Most to States and Localities


Dockless Bike Shares Are Here. Are Cities Ready for Them?



REAL IDs are coming to New York state


New York State Kicks Off Farm-to-School Summit


NY State Begins Centralized Arraignments Program in Counties


Agriculture experts stressed funding and program support in upcoming Farm Bill


Convention vote and drug safety on agenda



School Systems Prepare for Puerto Rican Students


New York City and State Battle Over Health-Care Funding


LONG ISLAND                                                                           

Mangano budget would raise fees on traffic tickets


Water quality council focuses on 1,4-dioxane at Long Island meeting



Rockland exec unveils proposed 2018 budget within tax cap, no layoffs


Rockland executive's budget proposal includes plan for new animal shelter


Westchester Will Sue Pharmacy Companies Linked To Opioid, Heroin Crisis


Portion Of Indian Point Possible For Development While Site Decommissions


Sullivan County charter review subject of two public meetings


Hein orders flags in Ulster County flown at half-staff after Las Vegas killings


Texting tickets, anti-distracted driving efforts, both up


Dutchess announces date for civil service exam, offers test prep



Merrill Lynch sees second expansion in Saratoga County this year


Capital Region police efforts highlighted at addiction recovery event



Malone Town Board blocks tax exemption for proposed Geronimo Energy solar farm project


Purple Hydrants Draw Attention To Domestic Violence


Essex County Board of Supervisors Request for Bids Notice


Gillibrand proposes bill to combat invasive emerald ash borer


Proposed St. Lawrence County budget calls for slight tax rate decrease, more funds for outside agencies


Solar Project To Save Money For Lewis County



Panel backs nearly doubling pay for county lawmakers


Central New York and Mohawk Valley may make pitch for Amazon's second HQ



Overdose Numbers Down Through Three Quarters in Broome


Land trust acquires 1,000 feet of Chemung River streambank


Southern Tier organizations raise awareness about bullying


Chemung County developing app to combat substance abuse



Cayuga County Health Department: Safe walking to school an important skill


Free mammograms through Onondaga County Cancer Services Program


Tax breaks OK'd to turn former Hampton Inn in Salina into new Hilton brand



Yates Chamber Shredding Event Has New Date


Cornell talks money and immigration at Human Services


Orleans County Auxiliary Police donate $1,500


SF Town Board to hear about vehicle fleet management


Application Workshop for Industrial Hemp Research Pilot Program at Genesee County Cornell Cooperative Extension



Cattaraugus County signs bed tax agreement with Airbnb


Chautauqua health center plans $4.6 million expansion


Emergency responders explain active shooter readiness