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Counties in the News, February 11, 2019

Monday's news from counties across the state.
NYSAC
NYSAC Recognizes Westchester County Board of Legislators for Female Majority

 
NYSAC News Magazine Recognized with Association Excellence Award
 

NATION

WEBINAR: “Stepping Up” Your Efforts to Reduce Mental Illness in Jails

 
EV Charging on the Rise, with a Jolt from Car-Shares

 
Election Day Is Now a Paid Holiday in an Ohio City
 
STATEWIDE

Counties can choose to opt out of legal pot sales

 
Funding for 911 systems upgrades to help better locate cell phone callers

 
Volunteer firefighters fight for law change for emergency medical calls

 
Gambling addiction: New York has not assessed needs since 2006, audit finds

 
NEW YORK CITY

Report: Amazon reconsidering its New York headquarters amid local opposition
 
LONG ISLAND       

Suffolk County To Use Disaster Relief Funding On Sewer Project

 
Cuomo proposes another $40 million for Nassau Hub

 
Suffolk's Campuses Awarded Prestigious Tree Campus Designation by Arbor Day Foundation
           
HUDSON VALLEY

George Latimer: If state OKs sales tax hike, county property taxes stay flat

 
Molinaro touts Dutchess economy in annual report

 
Rockland Exec Ed Day: State of the County

 
Ulster County chair wants to move on trash plan

 
Mid-Hudson Airbnbs Expecting 50K+ Guests During 2019 Ski Season


CAPITAL

Capital Region Localities Turning More To Social Media

 
Marketing assistance offered for county food growers

 
Saratoga DPW 2019: In step with technology
 
NORTH COUNTRY

Essex Co. WIC staff educate D.C. lawmakers

 
211 help service line hoping for more North Country calls

 
County Crews work to dismantle ice jam in town of Jay

 
Citizens urge St. Lawrence County legislature to support marijuana legalization


MOHAWK VALLEY

Ambulance Service of Fulton County shuts down

 
Herkimer County Prevention Council Prevention Services coordinators talk with students about vaping


SOUTHERN TIER

Southern Tier law enforcement officials speak out against legalizing marijuana
 
CENTRAL NEW YORK

Senator Schumer announces major push for $10 million Ithaca Tompkins airport grant

 
Oneida Indian Nation increases CNY investments
 
FINGER LAKES

Report: Genesee County won't prosecute over NY SAFE Act's seven-round limit

 
Monroe County releases six-month 2018 overdose statistics

 
Ag protection funds are still available

 
Local organization pushing to end the opioid crisis
 
WESTERN NEW YORK

Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services conducting a community health assessment

 
These population clocks show how quickly things are changing in WNY

 
As online predators target local kids, Sen. Schumer calls for more education and tougher laws

 
Albright-Knox to offer free admission to all Erie County residents

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