Office of the Ulster County Executive

Ulster County Executive, Michael P. Hein
County Executive
Mike Hein

Welcome to the home page of the Ulster County Executive. This is your government and I want to make it accessible to you. The passage of the Charter by the people of Ulster County created the elected office of County Executive, a post with the responsibility and authority to lead our government. I am humbled and honored that you have chosen me to serve as the first County Executive.

As your County Executive, I will continue to work to deliver a county government that is lean, effective, smart, and fully accountable to the people. I will continue to provide a single, strong clear voice that represents your interests across all levels of government. I will continue to reach out to businesses and help them grow. I will continue to work...

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  • Posted: September 13, 2016
    Ulster County To Host First National Drive Electric Week Event
  • Posted: September 8, 2016
    Kingston, NY – County Executive Mike Hein is pleased to announce that the 7th annual Ulster County Creek Week will be held from September 10th through September 24th this year.  Creek Week is a tribute to the abundance and diversity of Ulster County’s water resources. Events during Creek Week include nature walks, kayak/canoe tours, creek clean-ups and volunteer work days, local history talks, forums and courses on environmental issues, and more.
  • Posted: September 7, 2016
    Kingston, NY – September is National Preparedness Month (NPM) and Ulster County Executive Mike Hein has announced the County’s continued support for this important initiative. This event, now in its thirteenth year, is a nationwide, month-long effort started by the Ready Campaign, encouraging households, businesses and communities to prepare and plan for emergencies.  The 2016 National Preparedness Month theme is a continuation of last year’s theme “Don’t Wait. Communicate.