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News

Counties in the News, October 13, 2017

Friday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC

County leaders in NY worry about Trump plan that would remove local tax as a deduction

 

NATION

SWANA to state agencies: Expect more disruption from China

 

Fed up with Congress, Trump whacks Obamacare with his pen

 

STATEWIDE

NY state task force likely to favor controls on plastic shopping bags

 

The State of the Workforce: Labor Market Snapshot 2017

 

Lawmakers weigh in on possible special session

 

As Cuomo bemoans federal cuts, DiNapoli says state should have saved more

 

Dead zones for cellular a way of life for many frustrated users across upstate New York

 

NEW YORK CITY

Subway Delays Cost New Yorkers Millions Annually, Report Finds

 

The Bronx's Quiet, Brutal War With Opioids

 

LONG ISLAND                                                                           

Suffolk County Looks To Test Private Wells After Dangerous Chemicals Are Found In Town Of East Hampton

 

Suffolk County Announces Opioid Overdose Prevention Classes

 

Cuomo breaks ground for $75 million research lab at CSHL

 

HUDSON VALLEY       

Rockland officials' feud puts daycare program at risk

 

Hein has high hopes with new Ulster County biz resource guide

 

Putnam's Proposed $155.3 Million 2018 County Budget Stays Under NY Tax Cap

 

Group Says Tolls on New Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge May Need to Double

 

Astorino Highlights Successful Shared Services Efforts

 

Hudson Valley: Region on track to foster startup culture

 

Comcast: Faster internet is coming to Dutchess County

 

CAPITAL

Pay-equity law approved

 

Guest column: County must provide fair share of sales tax

 

Rensselaer County lawmakers eye limit on industrial discharge

 

Schenectady County opens 3rd large solar array

 

County Taking Reservations for Tire Recycling Day

 

McCoy proposes $679 M budget for Albany County

 

NORTH COUNTRY

Franklin County sheriff proposes helping inmates maintain health insurance while jailed; move would save the county money,he says

 

Jefferson County doesn't want wind farms to damage fort radar

 

MOHAWK VALLEY

Oneida County consolidation plan leaves some wanting

 

Public decries eminent domain for Herkimer jail

 

County hearing draws sole speaker

 

Oneida County awarded additional $2.5M for drone tasks at Griffiss

 

SOUTHERN TIER                                                             

NYS to pay $3 million per year for Broome drug treatment center

 

Steuben County asking community for dental supplies

 

CENTRAL NEW YORK

Oswego County public safety study set to start

 

Initial Recommended Budget Amendments Related to Jail Population

 

Legislators Invited To Town Hall Meeting To Discuss Issues

 

Lights, camera, lawsuit! Governor Cuomo's Film Hub in DeWitt could get evicted

 

CAC Offering Training to Help End Child Abuse

 

Coroner issues warning after spike in overdoses in Cayuga County

 

What if a plane crashed? Tompkins County will practice response this weekend

 

FINGER LAKES

Wyoming County: Board approves $3M in bonds for hospital equipment and upgrades

 

$22 million in state grants boost four-county water projects

 

WESTERN NEW YORK                                      

Buffalo, Rochester to submit joint bid for Amazon HQ2

 

Allegany County STOP DWI hoping memorial trailer will make impact

 

County's nursing home revenues higher than expected

 

Editorial: Falls Water Board must end sewage discharges

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