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Counties in the News, July 13, 2018

Friday's news from counties across the state. 

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2018 Legislative Session Summary

NATION
Bill Would Shift Transportation Funding Role To States
In Rural America, Violent Crime Reaches Highest Level in a Decade
A New Use for Food Trucks: Feeding Hungry Students in the Summer

STATEWIDE

Cuomo: NY City And State Colleges Will Keep Diversity Policies

NEW YORK CITY

U.S. Reps Call for Federal Intervention with NYCHA
 
LONG ISLAND                
Villages Deserve Greater Share Of State Sales Taxes
Upcoming Nassau Blood Drives To Address Shortage
City Brings In Outside Lifeguards To Keep Beaches Open
Is marijuana the North Fork's next big crop?

HUDSON VALLEY

Army Corps Meeting On Managing Storm Risk Raises Concerns
Farmer's Market Coupons Available For New Rochelle Seniors
Amazon Hudson Valley Facility Moves Forward

CAPITAL

Albany County Jail Looking for Additional Volunteers to Help Immigrant Detainees

NORTH COUNTRY 

National Grid negotiating access with Franklin County for Amsden Street property cleanup
High Peaks Plan Wins Key APA Approval, Promises Monitoring Of Growing Crowds
State money will improve museums in Canton, Morristown
New York To Mandate Mental Health Education In Schools


MOHAWK VALLEY
County Board Oks PILOT; Pair Of Speakers Air Fireworks Issues
More Federal Funds Set To Fly In For Runway Project


SOUTHERN TIER

Broome Promotes Keeping DMV Fees In The County With A New Drop Box Program For Renewals
Facts About Chemung County's Sales Tax Plan

CENTRAL NEW YORK

Cayuga County Health Department Set To Act As Lead For Regional Cancer Screening Effort
County Debates, Approves Partnership Plan with City
Cornell Researcher Points To Myriad Causes Of Harmful Algal Blooms
Smoking banned on all Madison County property


FINGER LAKES
‘Get Clean Or Die”: Counties And Coroners Team Up For ‘In Your Face' Anti-Opiate Campaign
County lawsuits against drug makers can march on after State Supreme Court rules
NYS Exposed: Feds Rule 'Hemp Not Pot'
Counties to Share in Funding for Jail Substance Use Treatment


WESTERN NEW YORK

Erie County Department of Health receives national recognition
Safe-Paddling Signs Educate Boaters Along Allegheny River
Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper Working to Fix Flooding, Improve Creek Access In Town Of Niagara

 

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