“On the heels of the President’s ill-advised and reckless decision to remove the United States from the landmark Paris climate change accord, an agreement that includes every other country on earth except Nicaragua and Syria, we must now further enhance our local environmental efforts that are already at the forefront of our state. In many ways Ulster County is viewed as the environmental conscience of New York State: whether it is our early and strong opposition to fracking; extensive commitment to alternative fuel vehicles; becoming the
- Posted June 2, 2017
- Posted June 1, 2017
Ulster County’s “Zero Tolerance” Program
Kingston, N.Y. – Ulster County Executive Mike Hein announces that two arrests were made under the County’s “Zero Tolerance” Anti-Fraud, Waste and Abuse Program.
- Posted May 31, 2017
Ground-Breaking Proposal Establishes Model Campaign Finance Reform, Transparency And Accountability That Is Lauded By Statewide Good Government Groups
Kingston, N.Y. – Joined by officials from New York State’s leading Good Government groups, County Legislators and others, County Executive Mike Hein unveiled a ground breaking comprehensive campaign finance reform proposal that looks to reform money in politics at the local level and make sure that democracy is open and available to everyone.
- Posted May 24, 2017
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- Posted May 23, 2017
The State Law Will Require Large Chain Pharmacies To Accept Unused Portions Of Prescription Drugs and Help In The Fight Against Heroin