County Executive’s Corner: Getting it Done Together

County Executive’s Corner: Getting it Done Together

  By Rockland County Executive Ed Day It’s been at least a decade since a budget submitted by the County Executive won the unanimous approval of the Legislature. The fact that the $684.29 million spending plan I submitted in October made its way through weeks of reviews essentially unchanged and was approved by every member […]

County Executive’s Corner: Lights off at the Sain Building

County Executive’s Corner: Lights off at the Sain Building

By Rockland County Executive Ed Day It’s especially fitting that as my first term as County Executive comes to an end and I plan for the second, we are getting ready to turn the lights off at the Sain Building. It’s fitting because the Sain Building represents both the difficulties of our past and the […]

Rockland County Employees Move into Building A Offices

Rockland County Employees Move into Building A Offices

COUNTY PRESS RELEASE– Forty-two county employees have moved from the Sain building into new offices in the Dr. Robert L. Yeager Health Center in Pomona. “We know that the Sain building was old, out of date, in bad shape and uncomfortable for everyone,” County Executive Ed Day the employees as he greeted them in the […]

COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S CORNER: Sweetening the Sain Deal

COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S CORNER: Sweetening the Sain Deal

By Rockland County Executive Ed Day Next month marks an anniversary that I can’t believe we are reaching: Two years since I presented to the Legislature a budget that included the sale of the Sain building. The Legislature approved that budget. Yet the Sain building remains unsold despite a willing and well financed buyer who […]

County Executive’s Corner: More Parking, More excuses?

County Executive’s Corner: More Parking, More excuses?

  By Rockland County Executive Ed Day So now we have 70 more parking spaces at the Allison-Parris County Office building on New Hempstead Road. Plenty of parking for employees and visitors and people conducting business at the nearby courthouse. So much parking in fact that I have seen many empty spots at peak work […]

HAVERSTRAW LEGISLATORS BRING SANITY ON THE SAIN BUILDING

HAVERSTRAW LEGISLATORS BRING SANITY ON THE SAIN BUILDING

To the Editor, As a Haverstraw resident it was delightful to see the two Haverstraw Democratic legislators, Michael Grant and Jay Hood, change their opposition and vote to approve the resolution to designate the Sain building property surplus. Also, Harriet Cornell, Democrat from West Nyack, voted for approval along with the two Republican legislators. This is […]