SENIOR LAW DAY NEXT MONTH

SENIOR LAW DAY NEXT MONTH

Rockland County Office for the Aging (RCOFA) announced its next Senior Law Day, which will take place on Friday, April 20 at Dominican College in Orangeburg, NY. This event is the third iteration of this important two-hour program which is presented in partnership with Legal Services of the Hudson Valley. Senior Law Day is free to the public, […]

County Executive’s Corner “Keeping Moving”

County Executive’s Corner “Keeping Moving”

By County Executive Ed Day My administration recognizes the importance of improving our mass transit infrastructure. An area where unfortunately Rockland has been behind the eight ball for many years. However, we are making progress, in August 2017 the County’s Tappan Zee Express launched its first-ever Sunday service schedule. Along with a revised, expanded Saturday schedule. The […]

FREE FLU SHOT TODAY

FREE FLU SHOT TODAY

Rockland County Executive Ed Day and County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert are urging everyone six months and older to receive a flu vaccine as cases of influenza (flu) rise across the state. The Health Department will be offering a special flu vaccine clinic in Haverstraw on Thursday, February 22 from 4 – 6 p.m. […]

2018 Buffalo Soldier Award presented to Ellision and Robinson

2018 Buffalo Soldier Award presented to Ellision and Robinson

COUNTY PRESS RELEASE County Executive Ed Day presented the 2018 Buffalo Soldier Award to US Army Sergeant Robert L. Ellision and Lieutenant Colonel Jesse Raymond Robinson (deceased) during a special ceremony at the Rockland County Fire Training Center in Pomona this week. The Buffalo Soldier Award is presented annually to outstanding African-American veterans who reside […]

2018 STATE OF THE COUNTY ADDRESS

2018 STATE OF THE COUNTY ADDRESS

Delivered by Rockland County Executive Ed Day,  February 6, 2018 to the full assembly of the County Legislature Ladies and gentlemen, that video shows just part of what Rockland County is all about. Good evening, Rockland. Greetings to the Chairman, Toney Earl, members of the Legislature, community and business leaders, county department heads, employees and citizens […]

LONG TIME COMIN’: Rockland bonds make the S&P A grade

LONG TIME COMIN’: Rockland bonds make the S&P A grade

Standard and Poor’s rated announced another upgrade in Rockland’s bond ratings this week, grading the county’s debt in the A category for the first time in several years. It is the county’s sixth consecutive bond upgrade since 2014. Rockland’s bonds were rated just above junk at that time and the deficit tab reached $138 million. […]