Shared Services Meetings Underway

(Audio clip) The first meetings of county and area officials have been held, and they’re trying to figure out how they can combine and share services to help save taxpayer dollars. The Governor’s “shared services” initiative is required by the recently-passed New York state budget. Orangetown Supervisor Andy Stewart says there are ways to save money, but this exercise is forcing them to get more creative…

Audio clip: Andy Stewart         

Plans from all county governments outside New York City must be developed and submitted by August first. After a plan is submitted, the counties will hold a series of public hearings before a full plan is officially presented in mid-October.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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