County Executive’s Corner: “Preserving Benefits”

County Executive’s Corner: “Preserving Benefits”

By County Executive Ed Day Rockland County’s employees have once again gone above and beyond in the service of those most in need. Earlier this week we announced that most recipients of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will receive their full February benefits early, due to the ongoing federal government shutdown. This may not […]

County Executive’s Corner: “Beginnings and Endings”

County Executive’s Corner: “Beginnings and Endings”

By County Executive Ed Day As we prepare to bid farewell to one of the final pieces of the old Tappan Zee Bridge as it is demolished this week; it is well past time to begin thinking seriously about the future of the new bridge. And how we are going to be able to afford […]

County Executive’s Corner “I Resolve…”

County Executive’s Corner “I Resolve…”

By County Executive Ed Day Many people this time of year are resolving to change things in their lives. Whether it be quitting smoking, eating healthier, exercising more, saving more money or even learning a new skill or language; these are all worthwhile goals. However, the resolution I am most focused on for Rockland County […]

12 QUIT SMOKING TIPS FOR THE NEW YEAR

12 QUIT SMOKING TIPS FOR THE NEW YEAR

HEALTH DEPARTMENT PSA Make quitting smoking your New Year’s resolution. Rockland County Executive Ed Day and County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert want you to follow these tips from the Health Department’s Put It Out Rockland Quit Smoking Program to help you quit for the New Year: 1. Write down your reasons for quitting: […]

County Executive’s Corner: “Staying on Track”

County Executive’s Corner: “Staying on Track”

By County Executive Ed Day As another year draws to a close, it is important that we all pause and reflect on the things we did well or not so well throughout the year. It is also important to thank those who may have helped you stay on the right track during the past 12 […]

County Executive’s Corner: “Key to the County”

County Executive’s Corner: “Key to the County”

By County Executive Ed Day Earlier this week I had the honor to present the Key to the County Award to North Rockland High School student athlete Katelyn Tuohy. As you may know, the Key to the County is awarded to a person who makes a special contribution to Rockland. We have given keys in […]

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