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 24, 2017

Tuesday's news from counties across the state.


Interview: Vote Yes on Proposal #3



Why U.S. Child Poverty Has Fallen to a Historic Low


How Airbnb Affects Home Prices and Rents


Amazon received 238 proposals for second headquarters



Cuomo vetoes 15 bills, including gravity knife measure

Coalition of Strange Bedfellows Opposes N.Y. Constitutional Convention Proposal

Cuomo signs bill adding e-cigs to Clean Indoor Air Act


Board of Elections seeks budget increase to fund cybersecurity efforts


NY ranked 2nd worst for business tax climate



Zika cases decline sharply over past few months


De Blasio bans cars from Prospect Park


New York City could see flooding of 7.4 feet every 5 years, study says


LONG ISLAND          

Suffolk County Officials Unveil Mobile App for Drug Abusers to Find Assistance


Nassau County Executive Mangano Celebrates Groundbreaking of New Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center at Nassau's HUB


Hundreds of LI homeowners fighting Sandy ‘underpayments'


MTA falling further behind on two key LIRR projects


Risky budget business in Nassau, Suffolk


HUDSON VALLEY                                                        

Westchester County gives $400,000 to Stuart's Fruit Farm conservation


Orange County budget sails through legislative review


Ulster County lawmakers OK $9 million in bonding for Family Court move


County seeks proposals for youth program funding



Occupancy tax spending leads to controversy


State watchdog renews criticism of economic developers



Franklin Co. improves fiscal-stress standing


St. Lawrence County Joins Lawsuit Against Opioid Drug Companies



Work continues on Herkimer's master plan


Panel proposes pay hikes for county officials


Authority moves to increase Utica-area water rates


SOUTHERN TIER                                                             

AmeriCorps 'Boots on Ground' Program Announced To Fight Opioid Epidemic


Elmira airport renovation project back on track after bidding set-back


Steuben County Holding Third Substance Abuse Forum



NY ag commissioner: Experts, not elected officials, should drive Owasco Lake changes


Cayuga County Health Department: What to know about lead poisoning


Responding with care: Cayuga County, other law enforcement learn about autism



Yates Co. Heroin & Drug Community Update Forum Tonight


Tax rate flat in Yates budget


Supervisors to discuss Seneca County south end sewer engineering report



Niagara County land owners sue over high radiation levels


Chautauqua County residents must boil water until further notice


NCCC offering in-state tuition rates to students affected by hurricanes for remainder of school year