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Friday, October 20, 2017 - Proposed 2018 Budget Adds to Programs, Personnel, But Stays Under Tax Cap -Sullivan County Manager Josh Potosek gives a presentation on the 2018 Tentative County Budget to legislators Monticello, NY – Ambitiously setting a goal to fund expanded services and programs... Read More...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - When This 'Posse' Is Called Out, Good Things Happen -The Posse's logo Monticello, NY – Mention “The Posse” in most places, and you’d be met with confusion, skepticism or suspicion. But drop that same phrase in the Town of Bethel, and you’re likely... Read More...
Monday, October 16, 2017 - Be Prepared by Getting Prepared on October 24 -Monticello, NY - Gain the knowledge you need to know to stay alive and stay safe during a disaster. The training is free, so long as you pre-register ... Read More...
Friday, October 13, 2017 - Free Senior Event Addresses Fire Safety -Monticello, NY - Fire safety and its impact on older adults will be addressed at the annual Senior Safety Day on Wednesday, October 18. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC)’s... Read More...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - County Treasurer Named to NYSAC Committee -Sullivan County Treasurer Nancy Buck Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Treasurer Nancy Buck has been appointed to the New York State Association of Counties’ (NYSAC’s) Standing Committee on Public... Read More...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - Complete the Survey, Get a Gift Card and Help Make Sullivan County Healthier -Sullivan County, NY – Sullivan County Public Health Services would like to inform residents that they may have recently received – or shortly will receive – a health survey from the NYU School of... Read More...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - Adult Care Center Welcomes New Leader -Frank Murphy Liberty, NY – Licensed Nursing Home Administrator Frank Murphy has joined the crew of the Sullivan County Adult Care Center as its new administrator, and he’s glad to be a part of... Read More...
Friday, October 06, 2017 - Matching Funds Still Available for Local Projects -Monticello, NY – Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis for the remaining funding available through the Sullivan County Plans & Progress Small Grants Program, according to Planning... Read More...
Thursday, October 05, 2017 - Statement on Las Vegas Mass Shooting -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Legislature and Sullivan County Manager Josh Potosek today released the following statement on the mass shooting this week in Las Vegas, Nevada: “Our deepest... Read More...
Thursday, October 05, 2017 - Catch October 11 Debate on Constitutional Convention -Loch Sheldrake, NY – What’s all this fuss about a New York State Constitutional Convention, and why do so many seem to have such strong feelings? What would it mean, and who would it affect? On... Read More...
Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - State Again Notes County's Sound Fiscal Practices -Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Manager Josh Potosek is pleased to announce that the County’s finances continue to be well-managed, according to the latest report from the NYS Comptroller’s... Read More...
Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - Public Invited to Discuss Charter Review Recommendations -Monticello, NY – Legislators are hosting two public information meetings this month on the Charter Review Commission’s findings and final report, including the Commission’s recommendation for a... Read More...
Monday, October 02, 2017 - More Fraud Arrests Announced -Liberty, NY – As part of the recently announced group effort to stop fraud, waste and abuse, the Sullivan County Welfare Fraud Task Force has made the following arrests: • September 27, 2017 –... Read More...
Monday, October 02, 2017 - Willi Hill Bridge Replaced, Road Reopened -Jeffersonville, NY - The Sullivan County Division of Public Works has successfully completed the replacement of County Bridge 98 that is located approximately 200 feet north of the intersection of... Read More...
Monday, October 02, 2017 - Mamakating Road Rerouted to Avoid Bridge -Phillipsport, NY - The Sullivan County Division of Public Works is pleased to announce the opening of the new extension of Depot Road in the Town of Mamakating that now connects directly to State... Read More...
Monday, October 02, 2017 - Take Care of That Latex Paint the Right Way -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Department of Solid Waste and Recycling wants to remind residents and businesses that unwanted latex paint should be managed properly before throwing it away.... Read More...
Friday, September 29, 2017 - Human Rights Commission Urges Residents to Extend Helping Hand in Wake of Hurricanes -Monticello, NY – Two American territories were hit by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria within two weeks of each other, and both Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands experienced extreme... Read More...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Film and Dance Festival Coming to Hurleyville -Hurleyville, NY — Bodies come in all shapes, sizes and abilities, yet many are underrepresented on the stage and screen.  If you are looking for a more meaningful film and performance... Read More...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - County Debuts New Rail Trail Website, Seeks Input -Monticello, NY – Sullivan County is, as the folk tune says, “working on the railroad” – the O&W Railroad!   The main line of the former New York, Ontario & Western Railway (O&W)... Read More...
Monday, September 25, 2017 - Welfare Fraud Task Force Announced -Liberty, NY – Joseph Todora, Commissioner of the Sullivan County Division of Health and Family Services, is pleased to announce the reorganization of the County Social Services fraud unit.   ... Read More...