Kingston, NY - Ulster County Executive Mike Hein spoke in Albany today at American Farmland Trust’s No Farms – No Food Rally. At the rally, County Executive Hein emphasized the importance and value of local agriculture - and of preserving working family farms in our communities.
- Posted March 15, 2010
- Posted March 1, 2010
Move Continues County’s Drive to Pursue Shared Services Savings
Kingston, NY (March 1, 2010) - Currently, municipalities in New York are authorized to purchase from each others contracts; however, with no centralized database system for contracts in the Hudson Valley and no funds with which to promote and market the benefits of Cooperative Purchasing to local elected officials, the practical capacity to accomplish this on a significant scale is hindered.
- Posted February 21, 2010
2010 State of the County Ulster County Executive Michael P. Hein
- Posted January 19, 2010
Innovative Small Business Financing Initiative Travels to “Main Street” New York
Kingston, NY (January 19, 2010) - United States Senator Charles Schumer visited Ulster County Executive Mike Hein today to announce his plans to encourage leaders and financial institutions throughout New York State to replicate Ulster County’s “Credit for Success” program in their own communities.
- Posted January 13, 2010
Kingston, NY (January 13, 2010) - Citing the need to immediately “end nepotism or even the appearance of such” County Executive Michael P. Hein issued Executive Order No. 1 of 2010, Regarding Employment of Relatives, which is directed at all departments, boards, agencies and commissions under his jurisdiction.