DEC ISSUES FIRE DANGER WARNING

DEC ISSUES FIRE DANGER WARNING

Abnormally Dry Conditions through Most of Eastern New York New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Segos Tuesday urged New Yorkers to practice the utmost safety when burning wood and brush outdoors during recent dry conditions. Although the State’s prohibition on residential brush burning ended in May, fire danger still exists. “Dry weather and […]

 POMONA, NY – County Executive Ed Day and the Rockland County Department of Public Transportation have announced summer detours on Transport of Rockland bus routes

 POMONA, NY – County Executive Ed Day and the Rockland County Department of Public Transportation have announced summer detours on Transport of Rockland bus routes

Beginning Monday, June 29, TOR #93 will detour for the summer to serve the Spook Rock Swimming Pool parking lot at 171 Spook Rock Road in Suffern. On the TOR #93 bus schedules, refer to the times at Rockland Community College for the approximate pick up and drop off times at the pool. This seasonal […]

ROCKLAND COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE NEWEST EMPLOYEE

ROCKLAND COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE NEWEST EMPLOYEE

Dominican Born Rocklander Becomes the Newest Legal Assistant Rockland County District Attorney Thomas E. Walsh II welcomed the newest Rockland County District Attorney’s Office employee. Rosibel Ventura Almonte was sworn in by the Honorable Roselina Serrano, Village of West Haverstraw Justice yesterday at the Rockland County Courthouse. Ms. Ventura was hired as a legal assistant, […]

GOVERNOR CUOMO ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER RECOGNIZING JUNETEENTH AS A HOLIDAY FOR STATE EMPLOYEES

GOVERNOR CUOMO ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER RECOGNIZING JUNETEENTH AS A HOLIDAY FOR STATE EMPLOYEES

Governor Will Advance Legislation to Make Juneteenth an Official State Holiday Next Year Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on Wednesday issued an Executive Order recognizing Juneteenth as a holiday for state employees, in recognition of the official emancipation of African Americans throughout the United States. The Governor will also advance legislation to make Juneteenth an official state holiday […]

CON EDISON SUSTAINABILITY REPORT: CONFRONT WEATHER RISKS & ALLOW UTILITY SOLAR PROJECTS IN NYS

CON EDISON SUSTAINABILITY REPORT: CONFRONT WEATHER RISKS & ALLOW UTILITY SOLAR PROJECTS IN NYS

PRESS RELEASE Con Edison issued its Sustainability Report this week (https://www.conedison.com/ehs/2019-sustainability-report/) advocating for utility ownership of renewable projects at home in New York to help the state reach its clean energy goal of 100 percent renewable energy by 2040. Con Edison is already the second-largest solar producer nationally, with projects in 19 states, as well […]

SBA & Treasury Announce New and Revised Guidance Regarding the Paycheck Protection Program

SBA & Treasury Announce New and Revised Guidance Regarding the Paycheck Protection Program

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, issued new and revised guidance for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).  This guidance implements the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA), signed into law by President Trump on June 5, 2020, and expands eligibility for businesses with owners who have past […]