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Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - Stay Warm, Stay Safe This Winter in Sullivan County -Monticello, NY –– In light of recent structure fires and carbon monoxide poisoning concerns, the Sullivan County Division of Public Safety asks residents, property owners and visitors to plan ahead... Read More...
Tuesday, January 02, 2018 - Warming Centers Remaining Open in Sullivan County -Monticello, NY – With temperatures forecast to again plunge below zero, Sullivan County is keeping its two community warming centers operational through at least noon on Monday, January 8. Located... Read More...
Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - UPDATE: Hours Extended on Two Warming Centers -UPDATE: Monticello, NY – In cooperation with partner agencies and municipalities, Sullivan County will open two warming centers tomorrow, Wednesday, December 27, at noon and keep them open through... Read More...
Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - Sullivan County Recycles Christmas Trees -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Department of Solid Waste & Recycling is pleased to announce that it will once again accept retired natural Christmas trees at no charge from Sullivan County... Read More...
Friday, December 22, 2017 - County Officials Celebrate Expanded Creamery -Bethel, NY – For the staff of the Sullivan County Division of Planning & Environmental Management and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County, Thursday’s celebration of the Bethel... Read More...
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 'Tis Always the Season of Giving for Liberty Nun -Monticello, NY – For Sister Kevin John Shields, it’s never been about herself. Not even today, when she was given the Distinguished Citizen Award by the Sullivan County Legislature. “There are... Read More...
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - Public Info Session Set for Mamakating Bridge Repair -Wurtsboro, NY – Sullivan County’s Division of Public Works will conduct a Public Informational Meeting to discuss the proposed repairs to the Sullivan County Route 66/Hamilton Road (Orange County... Read More...
Friday, December 15, 2017 - Sullivan County Wins $5.5M for 13 Projects -Albany, NY – Amidst a competitive field of contestants throughout the Mid-Hudson region, 13 initiatives across Sullivan County proved winners in the eyes of New York State this week, winning a... Read More...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - Legislators Unanimously Pass $226M County Budget for 2018 -Monticello, NY – All nine legislators gave their assent today to the 2018 Sullivan County Budget, which proposes to spend just over $226 million yet stay under the state-mandated property tax cap... Read More...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - Welfare Fraud Task Force Announces More Arrests -Liberty, NY – Continuing its multi-agency efforts to root out waste, fraud and abuse of local social services, the Sullivan County Welfare Fraud Task Force announces the following arrests: ... Read More...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Two Warming Centers to Open -Monticello, NY – Due to the current and forecasted bitterly cold weather, Sullivan County is opening warming centers beginning today, Wednesday, December 13 at 6 p.m. These centers will remain open... Read More...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Chairman Alvarez Attends National Poverty Summit -Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Legislature Chairman Luis A. Alvarez joined more than 160 county leaders from across the country in Tarrant County (Fort Worth), Texas last week to examine... Read More...
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - Budget Hearing and Adoption Meetings Moved to Thursday -Monticello, NY - Due to the inclement weather, the 2018 Tentative Sullivan County Budget Public Hearing and the Special Meeting to adopt the 2018 Budget, both scheduled for today, Tuesday, December... Read More...
Monday, December 11, 2017 - County Debuts Interactive, Informative Geoportal -Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Director of Real Property Tax Services Ed Homenick announces the release of the County’s new Geoportal. “This is a new tool I’m very excited to have our Office... Read More...
Friday, December 08, 2017 - Celebrating International Human Rights Day -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission encourages County residents to make human rights a topic for discussion with their families on International Human Rights Day this... Read More...
Thursday, December 07, 2017 - New Public Safety Commissioner Joins County -Rick Sauer Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Manager Josh Potosek announces the appointment of Rick Sauer as Sullivan County’s Commissioner of Public Safety. A Liberty resident and former NYS... Read More...
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - Sullivan County Issues Important Reminder About Safe SHARPS Disposal -Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Department of Solid Waste and Recycling reminds residents that injection needles, lancets and syringes (SHARPS) MUST be disposed of properly in order to protect... Read More...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - What Is Sexual Harassment? And What Can You Do About It? -Monticello, NY – As the Sullivan County Human Rights Commission pursues its mission of making the County “the best possible place to live,” they stand firm in the commitment to protect the rights of... Read More...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - Holiday Spirit Returns in Series of Concerts by Area High-Schoolers -Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Manager Josh Potosek warmly invites all to stop by the lobby of the Government Center throughout December for holiday music and songs offered by the bands and choral... Read More...
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - Health Advisory Issued About Whooping Cough Case -Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Public Health Services would like to notify the public that a probable case of pertussis (also known as whooping cough) has been identified this week in the... Read More...