Kingston, NY –This morning, County Executive Mike Hein signed a resolution adopting a local law (a link to the law is below) which creates 23 single-member legislative districts for election of Ulster County legislators in November 2011. This is the first time in Ulster County history that an independent body drew the legislative district lines. Commissioner Members included: Paul Benkert, Vernon Benjamin, Michael Catalinotto, Cynthia Lowe, Richard Messina, Dare Thompson and William West.
- Posted May 31, 2011
- Posted May 24, 2011
Kingston, N.Y. - Ulster County Executive Mike Hein and Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupack invite the public to visit and enjoy the Matthewis Persen House. The Persen House will offer extended hours and free public tours during its fourth summer season.
- Posted May 20, 2011
Magazine to be distributed in Ulster County and throughout the Country
Kingston, N.Y. (May 20, 2011) – Ulster County Executive Mike Hein today unveiled the 2011 Ulster County Travel Guide, which breaks new ground, adding several exciting dimensions that make this publication both user-friendly and interactive.
- Posted May 16, 2011
Kingston, N.Y. – County Executive Mike Hein is pleased to announce that Ulster County Public Defender Andrew Kossover recently applied for and secured $65,000 in additional funding from New York State's Indigent Defense Legal Fund. The funds will be used to pay for New York State mandated legal services for Ulster County’s low income residents in criminal courts and in Family Court.
- Posted May 12, 2011
Kingston, N.Y. – Citing his commitment to the "tradition of Florence Nightingale’s health agenda" and for "adding his own innovations from the 21st century," Ulster County Executive Mike Hein was awarded the 2011 Honorary Recognition Award for Distinguished Service to the Profession of Nursing and the Community.