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Friday, November 03, 2017 - 80 Local Firefighters Train at State Fire Academy -Montour Falls, NY – If it’s the fourth weekend in October, it must be Sullivan County Weekend at the State Fire Academy in Montour Falls. This year, 80 firefighters from 17 fire departments... Read More...
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - In Wake of Flood, County Extends Rockland Transfer Station Hours -Livingston Manor, NY – In order to accommodate the significant cleanup efforts ongoing in and around Livingston Manor, Sullivan County’s Rockland Transfer Station will extend its hours of operation... Read More...
Monday, October 30, 2017 - County Building Named After Leading Nurse -Gladys Olmsted Liberty, NY – Sullivan County officials joined the staff of Public Health Services today to officially dedicate the Gladys Olmsted Sullivan County Public Health Services Building. ... Read More...
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - Emergency Generator to be Installed at Government Center -Monticello, NY - State Senator John J. Bonacic announced today that Sullivan County has been awarded a $75,000 grant to help with the purchase of an emergency generator for the county’s Government... Read More...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - Veterans Day-Related Events Across Sullivan County -WOODBOURNE:  Saturday, November 4 – The 19th Annual Veterans Day Parade, sponsored by The Woodbourne Fire Company No. 1.  Line up: 12:00 p.m. – Step Off:  1:00 p.m.; Route 42/52 (Main... Read More...
Monday, October 23, 2017 - Human Rights Commission and Legislature Honor Hispanic-Americans for Outstanding Service -Monticello, NY – The United States celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15. Approved by President Lyndon Johnson, and later expanded by President Ronald Reagan to a full... Read More...
Monday, October 23, 2017 - Election Dates and Info to Keep in Mind -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Board of Elections will extend its regular office hours in the days leading up to the November 7 General Election as follows: • Thursday... Read More...
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...