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Counties in the News, July 2, 2018

Monday's news from counties across the state.
NYSAC
New York's counties, Coroners and Medical Examiners warn against opioid abuse

NATION

Overcoming Public-Employee Silence
More Women Than Men: State Legislatures Could Shift for the First Time
Proposed bans on plastic straws run into resistance


STATEWIDE

$275M in state funding available for clean water projects
Cuomo announces $11 million in aid for hurricane victims from Puerto Rico


NEW YORK CITY

Reynoso Pushes More Solar Energy In Low-Income Households
NYC turns parking spots into car share-only zones

LONG ISLAND      

Sparkler bans in Nassau, Suffolk aim to keep children safe
$62 Million For Pedestrian Safety Upgrades

           
HUDSON VALLEY

New equipment at Wilcox Park in Milan, Dutchess County, aids disabled visitors

Over $1M to Support New, Military Veterans Farmers

Cheers! Mid-Hudson Valley is New York's brewing capital


CAPITAL
Albany County gets unexpected revenues for housing immigrants
Washington County foster teens hit with state funding cut
Officials warn drivers to drive sober this summer

NORTH COUNTRY 

North Country REDC meets in Lake Placid

Canton receives $100,000 to cut costs and reduce energy consumption

DEC announces completion of projects improving access to outdoor recreation in Adirondacks


MOHAWK VALLEY

Harmful algae blooms found in Madison, Oneida counties

SOUTHERN TIER
New tech may revolutionize NY wastewater treatment
Southern Tier Hemp Summit brings hemp industry leaders to Binghamton

CENTRAL NEW YORK

Farming creates new opportunities for refugees in Central New York

Heat leads to more algae blooms across New York State, harmful to people and pets
Should Tompkins make a living wage standard? Local group to study possible impacts


FINGER LAKES

Lifesafer program available to Seneca County residents
Curbside recycling programs are now such money-losers that it's going to cost us more
NYS Parks seeking police officer candidates

 

WESTERN NEW YORK
Allegany County farmer receives $50K grant
Chautauqua County is looking for your help solving crimes

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