Moody’s Investors Service Raises Rockland’s Rating Two Notches

Moody’s Investors Service raised Rockland’s rating two notches last week. County Executive Ed Day told “The Morning Show” Friday the A2 rating was a milestone considering just a few years ago the rating was just above junk…

Audio: Ed Day

CEO of the Rockland Business Association Al Samuels called the move a major accomplishment…

Audio: Al Samuels

Moody’s cited the county’s improved budgeting practices, the closure of the county-run nursing home, and its approach to pensions and other post-employment benefit costs by eliminating deferrals and making payments early. Legislator Alden Wolfe cited the county’s improved economy, added revenue from increased hotel and motel rentals, a growing housing market and strong overall sales tax revenues.

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