KINGSTON, N.Y. – County Executive Ryan during his live Facebook briefing today called on Senate leadership to include federal assistance for local governments. While the House passed significant aid for state and local governments in the HEROES Act, which would provide direct relief for counties, there is growing concern that the Senate coronavirus relief bill may not include critical support for state and local governments.
- Posted July 21, 2020
- Posted July 14, 2020
KINGSTON, N.Y. - Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan announced during his Facebook Live Briefing today that Ulster County’s women and minority-owned businesses, along with businesses in low- and moderate-income census tracts, are now eligible for $2 million dollars in loan funding. The monies, targeted at stabilizing small businesses and non-profits hit by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, are made possible by a $100,000 investment by Ulster County Economic Development Alliance (UCEDA) in partnership with the National Development Council (NDC).
- Posted July 10, 2020
County health officials recommend anyone who has shopped at Mother Earth’s Storehouse in Kingston from July 1st to July 5th to promptly seek testing for the coronavirus.
- Posted July 9, 2020
County Executive Ryan urges Ulster County residents to get tested for COVID-19
KINGSTON, N.Y. - Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan announced during his Facebook live briefing today that next week, July 12th-19th, will be Ulster County “Get Tested Week.” “Get Tested Week” aims to encourage residents to get tested for COVID-19. All Ulster County residents are eligible to get tested. During testing a nasal swab, oral swab or saliva sample may be used.
- Posted July 7, 2020
Ulster County saw a surge of cases over the weekend
County Executive Ryan has implemented a rapid response plan to respond to the increase in cases