FORT WORTH, TX — Sullivan County Legislature Chairman Luis A. Alvarez joined more than 160 county leaders from across the country in Fort Worth earlier this month to examine anti-poverty initiatives and the critical role counties play in breaking multi-generational cycles of poverty.
William Rieber, Jr., Supervisor of the Town of Thompson announces the issuance of a Temporary Conditional Certificate of Occupancy (TCO) for the Resorts World Casino effective 3:45 this afternoon, December 28. This will allow the owners occupancy for the purposes of training employees and re-locating some management offices to the new building.
BETHEL, NY — The morning started with a yogurt tasting. This reporter is not particularly fond of yogurt, but the sample provided was quite good.
PORT JERVIS, NY — The Port Jervis Community Development Agency held the second of a series of visioning workshops for Port Jervis on December 5 with the city council and about 25 residents attending.
WASHINGTON, DC — For better or worse, the controversial Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that has been pushed through Congress in recent weeks was given final passage by the House of Representatives on December 20, by a 224-201, mostly party-line vote. Donald Trump is expected to sign it into law in early January.
HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County Commissioners last week continued their policy of recognizing the longevity of county employees. “We have unheard of longevity in county employees. It’s unlike anything I’ve seen elsewhere and it’s very noticeable here,” said freshman Commissioner Joseph Adams.
ELDRED, NY — After more than 100 attended the November meeting, fewer than 20 people braved the cold weather to attend the December 14 Eldred School Board meeting. Most of the attendees were student-presenters or teachers. Only three board members were present as well.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on December 27 issued an emergency Executive Order to help protect property owners in New York from wwhat his office called the devastating impact of the GOP tax bill.
TOWN OF COCHECTON TAX PAYERS PLEASE TAKE NOTICE:
In light of the newly adopted legislation regarding your 2018 Property Taxes,