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2019 NYSAC Fall Seminar
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Counties in the News, April 30, 2018

Monday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC

Another Voice: County 911 centers need dedicated revenue from public safety surcharge

NATION

Kirsten Gillibrand Unveils Her Ambitious Plan to Turn the Post Office Into a Bank

Former Microsoft CEO on Using Data to Tell Government's Story

STATEWIDE

State economic development funding competition kicks off once again, $750 million up for grabs

New York takes action against ICE raids to protect farm workers

Some parts of New York have remarkably few drug disposal boxes

New York State Giving $2.2 Million For Forestry Projects

Is it time for New York State to legalize pot?

Attorney General launches statewide website for safe opioid disposal

New York State Investing $2.2M in 34 Farms Statewide

NEW YORK CITY

Online bail payments now available in NYC — for some detainees

Offshore wind farm could bring fabrication hub, hundreds of jobs to Brooklyn

De Blasio claims $386M will be last increase to homeless budget

LONG ISLAND        

New York American Water sues Nassau over tax assessment

HUDSON VALLEY

Odell Calls on Putnam Legislature to Mull Charitable Trusts

Ulster County to have three sessions on distressed commercial areas

Dutchess County volunteer fire departments looking for new members at RecruitNY event

Playland carousel won't reopen until 2020

‘Farm To Food Pantry' Aims To Deliver Healthy Meals To Rockland County Residents In Need

Ulster County comptroller critical of autopsy contract

Ulster trash agency turned down for use of town sewer plant

Public hearings on feral cats, conversion therapy on minors, set for May 8 at Ulster County Office Building

Listening session held on healthcare in Newburgh

CAPITAL

NY County Launches Inmate Firefighter Program

Capital Region CFA workshop

Suspense builds over Greene County Jail report

Nationwide drug take back day held in Capital Region

NORTH COUNTRY

Tax credits available for St. Lawrence County farmers

Final-day rush rescues parcels from foreclosure

MOHAWK VALLEY

County Planners Ok Rezoning Land In Town Of Florida

Public Eye: Birnie Bus plans Herkimer signage

SOUTHERN TIER

UPDATE: Chemung, Schuyler, and Steuben Counties Taking Part in Nationwide Drug "Take Back" Program

Executive order allows Broome County employees who are volunteers to respond to emergencies

Drug money off Broome County streets, but where is it going?

Amazon TV series to film in Broome County

Free Smoke Detectors Are Installed In The Southern Tier

Area responders receive naloxone training

CENTRAL NEW YORK

Onondaga, Madison counties to study merger of 911 centers; await state grant approval

Feeding Tompkins Part 8: Solutions, policy and progress in food security

FINGER LAKES

Can Ontario County live like Okinawa?

Ontario Supervisors committee to consider comment opposing incinerator

Wyoming County Restaurant Week offers $20.18 specials

WESTERN NEW YORK

Niagara, Erie counties to fix Tonawanda Creek Rd. together

In Niagara Falls, Seneca Niagara Casino starts $40 million renovation

Veggie Mobile Fund established at CRCF

Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy to hold spring wildflower hike

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