County Executive’s Corner: “Rockland Renaissance”

County Executive’s Corner: “Rockland Renaissance”

By Rockland County Executive Ed Day We have spent the last 4 years fighting our way back from the brink of bankruptcy. We have paid off the $138 million deficit, that existed when I took office, much faster than anyone thought possible. The renaissance of Rockland County is well underway.  Today we take our next […]

County Executive’s Corner: Extra Eyes on the Books

County Executive’s Corner: Extra Eyes on the Books

  By Rockland County Executive Ed Day Something happened in early 2007 that would have far-reaching consequences for Rockland County – consequences that helped lead to near disaster. In April of that year, the County’s auditor retired. Normally the retirement of a single employee does not impact the organization as a whole. We say goodbye, […]

Day Wants to Create “Era of Renewal” for Rockland

Day Wants to Create “Era of Renewal” for Rockland

Rockland County Executive Ed Day was sworn in New Year’s Day, officially beginning his second term in office. During a speech following his swearing-in, Day outlined a vision for an “Era of Renewal” in Rockland. He promised to continue to fight against overdevelopment and for strict code enforcement on housing. Day said he wants to […]

County Executive’s Corner: Dividends for Taxpayers

County Executive’s Corner: Dividends for Taxpayers

By Rockland County Executive Ed Day A New Year and new opportunities to make good on a vow that has been a centerpiece of my administration – economic development. Attracting business – clean industry – is tied to our way of life and your pocketbook. Keep in mind that every cent of the taxes paid […]

Clarkstown North Graduate becomes Eagle Scout

Clarkstown North Graduate becomes Eagle Scout

Rockland County Executive Ed Day congratulated Pennsylvania College of Technology freshman Peter Yacuk of Troop 79 in New Cityon becoming an Eagle Scout at his Eagle Scout Court of Honor. His community service project was to enhance the walking path on the main campus at Rockland BOCES in West Nyack. He cleared brush around the path, […]