County News   

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...
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - Samuelson Elected 2nd Vice President of NYSAC -Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Legislator Scott Samuelson was elected to the executive committee of the New York State Association of Counties (NYSAC) this month in Syracuse as part of the... Read More...
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - Alvarez Named to National Association of Counties' Board -Monticello, NY - Sullivan County Legislator Luis A. Alvarez has been appointed as a member of the National Association of Counties' (NACo) Board of Directors.  NACo President Roy Charles... Read More...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Veterans Warmly Invited to Stand Down This Friday -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Veterans Service Agency looks forward to serving veterans’ needs at the annual Sullivan County Stand Down this Friday, September 22, at the Federation for the... Read More...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - Fundraiser, Freelancer, Community Organizer: Legislature Recognizes Resident Who Does It All -Monticello, NY – Catherine “Cat” Scott is the kind of person who doesn’t mind having her face plastered with pie – and then plastering that image all over social media! But hey, it was for a good... Read More...
Monday, September 18, 2017 - Human Rights Commission Issues Statement About DACA -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission supports DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) and stands with New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Attorney General Eric... Read More...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - Treasurer, Deputy Treasurer to be Honored for Completing County Government Institute -Syracuse, NY – Sullivan County Treasurer Nancy Buck and Deputy Treasurer Kathleen Lara are being honored by the New York State Association of Counties (NYSAC) for graduating from the NYSAC County... Read More...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - County Earns Major National Award for Budget -Monticello, NY – For the second time, the Sullivan County Manager’s Office and the Division of Management and Budget have earned the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government... Read More...
Friday, September 08, 2017 - Public Hearings, Vote Set for Shared Services Plan -Monticello, NY – Sullivan County’s 2018 Shared Services Plan will be the subject of three public hearings and a vote next week. Last month, following the mandate from Governor Andrew Cuomo,... Read More...
Wednesday, September 06, 2017 - Sullivan County Human Rights Commission Welcomes New Executive Director -Monticello, NY – Ari Mir-Pontier, a resident of Barryville, has been appointed Executive Director of the Sullivan County Human Rights Commission. Mir-Pontier is a dedicated professional with a... Read More...
Monday, August 28, 2017 - POW/MIA Recognition Day to Be Observed September 15 -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Veterans Service Agency will recognize POW/MIA Recognition Day with a ceremony in the lobby of the Sullivan County Government Center, 100 North Street,... Read More...
Friday, August 25, 2017 - Legislators Urge Swift Action on Crisis Over River Releases -Sullivan County, NY – The Sullivan County Legislature and the Sullivan County Visitors Association (SCVA) ask the involved authorities to quickly resolve an ongoing and potentially catastrophic... Read More...
Friday, August 25, 2017 - No Under-21 Tobacco Sales After September 1 -Sullivan County, NY – As of September 1, 2017, Sullivan County’s Local Law No. 2 of 2017 takes effect, prohibiting the sale of cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, powdered tobacco, shisha or other... Read More...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - County Has Immediate Need for Drivers of the Elderly -Monticello, NY – With more requests than the current crop of volunteers can fulfill, the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) urgently seeks additional drivers to take local senior citizens to... Read More...
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - Sullivan County to Debut New Vanpool Ridesharing Opportunity -Monticello, NY – In response to an increased number of current job openings – and the anticipation of a tremendous array of new opportunities emerging – the Sullivan County Legislature has... Read More...