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Counties in the News, February 20, 2019

Wednesday's news from coutnies across the state.

NYSAC
Statement by NYSAC Executive Director Stephen J. Acquario on the latest State Budget Chicanery With Local Government Revenues
 
NATION

Marijuana Tax in New Jersey? It Could be $42 an Ounce

In Some States, Foster Parents Have Become Professionals

Getting Started on Preparing for Climate Change: Alameda County's Adaptation Workshops Guide
 
STATEWIDE

Halfmoon State Sen. Jordan bill would study splitting state in two

Speeding up potential online sales tax collections
 
NEW YORK CITY

Mayor Rolls Out Extended Safe Streets Plan In Bay Ridge

Health Department Delays CBD Edibles Ban Until Summer
 
LONG ISLAND       

Nassau legislators frustrated with Cuomo's amendment to restore AIM funding

Nassau County, N.Y., Opens Up Finances Amid Corruption Scandal
           
HUDSON VALLEY

Hearing on NY state's Climate and Community Protection Act to be held in New Paltz

Rockland County To Sue Big Pharma Over Opioids

Ulster County Tourism wins awards for travel guide

CAPITAL

County, state officials voice opposition to Cuomo's AIM funding cuts

Ashby to host veterans resource fair in Rensselaer County
 
NORTH COUNTRY

Are prison closures on the horizon in New York's North Country?

Director: Essex County Mental Health ‘grossly understaffed'

Should NY Require Adults To Wear Seat Belts In Backseat?
 

Climate experts note local changes, effects on habitat

MOHAWK VALLEY

Schumer pushes Mohawk Valley as federal quantum computing site

Cold War veterans tax break extended in Herkimer Co.

CDC issues warning over 'Zombie Deer Disease'

SOUTHERN TIER

Amazon says 'no' to HQ2 in upstate NY, but Broome's executive hopes for future

Airbnb touts Southern Tier, WNY totals

Wind farm's visual impact a concern, Broome residents say
 
CENTRAL NEW YORK

County Executive: AIM funding amendment misses the mark

Legislator Crusades Against Rental Fees
 
FINGER LAKES

Locals: ‘NY should take different aim'

Schumer calls for House to vote on legislation that protects local public lands

Ontario County employees trained to 'Stop the Bleed'

Finger Lakes Region Inches Closer to Federally Recognized Status With N.Y. Senator's Legislation

New software will provide real property tax information online in Wyoming County
 
WESTERN NEW YORK

Erie County D.A. says he will 'prosecute the cases that are brought to me'

County Wide Trail Committee Meeting

Another Voice: Rural poverty remains a largely invisible problem
 

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