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News

Counties in the News, October 30, 2017

Monday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC
Coalition Of Local Governments, Schools, And Realtors Urging New York's Congressional Delegation To Oppose Tax Reforms That Overtax NYers

NATION
SALT deduction elimination passes House

With States About to Run Out of CHIP Money, Congress May Take Action

State Week: ACA open enrollment to vary dramatically state-by-state

STATEWIDE
Local governments authorized 3,626 new residential units in September

Editorial: Ballot Proposal 3 easy to support

Counties say Raise the Age complicates budgets
Editorial endorsement: Vote 'yes' on pensions, Adirondack land bank, jail merger
What to know: NY's health exchange opens Nov. 1
What's next in NY's Lyme disease fight
New law expands vet tax policy

NEW YORK CITY
Sen. Schumer Warns Against Further Delays in Train Technology
Mayor De Blasio Announces $145 Million Plan To Protect Rockaways From Future Storms

MTA ranks No. 1 in N. America but 23rd in the world: Report

New Fare System Raises Security Concerns, but Officials Promise Safety
After 91 Years, New York Will Let Its People Boogie

LONG ISLAND
Chuck Schumer: DEA ‘A-Team' to combat opioid crisis on LI

Geothermal heating system installed at Glenwood Village in Riverhead
Governor Cuomo Announces $354 Million Resiliency Project to Dramatically Reduce Nitrogen Pollution in Western Bays
Suffolk County Executive Bellone Announces First Homeowner Installation On North Fork Of Advanced Wastewater Treatment System
LI law enforcement officials escalate tactics against drug dealers

HUDSON VALLEY
Dutchess County families can't afford another utility rate hike
Molinaro's budget plan would cut property tax

Neuhaus says third Rt. 17 lane should be built now

Hudson Valley Bridges Need Repair: NY Comptroller

A Winter Warming Center For Rockland's Homeless Adults

Dutchess police agencies to take part in Halloween STOP-DWI campaign
FERC approves Millennium's gas pipeline for CPV
Westchester County Leaders Demanding Action at Indian Point

CAPITAL
Warren County budget has 2.9 percent tax increase

NORTH COUNTRY
North country broadband expansion continues

St. Lawrence County Office for the Aging sponsoring senior holiday gift drive

MOHAWK VALLEY
Waging war on opioid epidemic

County Ways and Means Committee passes budget amendments, eyes Verona FD fix
County expands legal aid for veterans to Rome
Community leaders throw support behind downtown hospital

SOUTHERN TIER
Broome County Dog Shelter To Hold Open House; Asking for Volunteers, Supplies

CENTRAL NEW YORK
Vesta Celebrates 35 Years Of Service With Oswego County

Oswego County Legislator questions why municipalities are charged to rent county highway equipment
Solutions to heroin, opioid epidemic proposed during Cortland forum

Tompkins Sheriff Dept. warns of phone scammers seeking money

FINGER LAKES
Ontario County selling its fiber optic ring

Addison Precision Manufacturing coming to Greece

State and local officials prepare for possible lakeshore flooding
Seneca County allows free public use of electric vehicle charging stations
Yates Legislature to Hold Budget Workshops Tuesday, Wednesday

WESTERN NEW YORK
Billboards are new tool in fight against lead poisoning

Leaders weigh in on Falls convention center study

Niagara County Stepping Up War on Opiates

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