- Posted December 12, 2019
2020 Budget includes programs and initiatives aligned with Ryan’s top five priorities
- Posted December 11, 2019
KINGSTON, N.Y. - County Executive Patrick K. Ryan announced today the appointment of Dr. Evelyn Wright to be Deputy County Executive. Dr. Wright is an economist, energy analyst and has worked as a consultant for energy policy for local, state, and national governments and environmental organizations. She is also the founder of Commonwealth Hudson Valley, promoting a more just, democratic, and sustainable economy in the Hudson Valley and beyond. She holds a PhD in Ecological Economics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Dr.
- Posted December 10, 2019
KINGSTON, N.Y. - County Executive Patrick K. Ryan announced today the appointment of Tomasine Oliphant to be the new Director of the Ulster County Office of Employment and Training. Oliphant comes to this role with extensive higher education and experience in social work and leadership, previously serving as a Student Resource Navigator at Dutchess County Community College where she supported students in need with college and job search processes.
- Posted December 7, 2019
KINGSTON, N.Y. - “I applaud the recent decision in State Supreme Court regarding Joseph Karolys. His reckless actions have threatened the health and public safety of the residents of Saugerties. This decision will allow us to take the necessary steps against someone who has shown deep disdain for their neighbors, the environment, and the law. As County Executive, I will not stand by idly as someone pollutes and disrespects our community. Ulster County will not now or ever tolerate dumping and those who wish to pollute our County.