County Executive’s Corner: “Age-Friendly”

County Executive’s Corner: “Age-Friendly”

By County Executive Ed Day Rockland County’s Office for the Aging (RCOFA) is now an Age-Friendly Center of Excellence. This designation comes with a $100,000 grant from the New York State Office for the Aging, which will be used to develop and improve Rockland’s Age-Friendly and Livable Communities. This funding will be extremely helpful in […]

County Executive’s Corner: “Service and Support”

County Executive’s Corner: “Service and Support”

By County Executive Ed Day November is the month when Americans gather with family and friends, share a traditional Thanksgiving meal and express gratitude for the good things in their lives. It is also a time when we reflect on our blessings and help to raise awareness about those who may not be as fortunate. […]

County Executive’s Corner: “Clean Bill of Health”

County Executive’s Corner: “Clean Bill of Health”

By County Executive Ed Day I have more good news to share with you in respect to the 2020 Proposed Budget. The New York State Comptroller’s Office reviewed our $729.9 million spending plan and found that, “the significant revenue and expenditure projections in the proposed budget are reasonable.” What this means to you and me […]

County Executive’s Corner: “Focus on the Positive”

County Executive’s Corner: “Focus on the Positive”

By County Executive Ed Day Last week I had the honor of inducting three extremely deserving individuals into the Rockland County Civil and Human Rights Hall of Fame. Barbara S. Williams, Virginia Norfleet and Paul Adler were selected from a list of distinguished nominees selected by the Human Rights Commission for making significant contributions to […]

County Executive’s Corner: “You Control the Future”

County Executive’s Corner: “You Control the Future”

By County Executive Ed Day Saturday, October 26th begins a new chapter here in Rockland County and all across New York. We now join 38 other states in providing more opportunities for residents to get to the polls early and make their voices heard. From October 26 to November 3, you can visit any one […]

County Executive’s Corner: “What Could Have Been”

County Executive’s Corner: “What Could Have Been”

By County Executive Ed Day Picture this; Rockland County has increased its surplus to levels not seen since the early 2000s, our bonds are ranked in the A-category by ALL the major credit rating agencies, saving tax payer dollars on our needed infrastructure projects and we have just announced the 2020 Proposed Budget with a […]