MONTICELLO, NY — Sullivan County officials thought it would be a good idea to advertise some of what the county has to offer on a billboard on Route 17. State Sen. John Bonacic was able to help that plan move forward with an award of $100,000 through the Dormitory Authority of State of New York (DASNY).
HONESDALE, PA — Mary Beth Wood, executive director of the Wayne Economic Development Corp. (WEDCO) appeared before the county commissioners on April 5 to report on the progress of two grant-funded projects.
PHILADELPHIA, PA — The William Penn Foundation announced more than $40 million in new funding for the Delaware River Watershed Initiative (DRWI), which stands among the country’s largest non-regulatory conservation efforts to protect and restore clean water.
HARRISBURG, PA — Gov. Tom Wolf has announced legislation that would make protections against sexual harassment and discrimination stronger and give new legal options to victims of harassment.
State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) announced today that the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold a public hearing on Wednesday April 25th at Monticello Fire Department, located at 23 Richardson Ave. There will be an afternoon hearing at 2pm and an evening hearing at 6pm.
WHITE LAKE, NY — In a continuing drive to become as sustainable as possible, the Town of Bethel is the proud new owner of a Smart Fortwo Electric Vehicle (EV).
SCRANTON, PA — The parents of Eric Frein want three civil lawsuits filed against them dismissed because they say they are not responsible for their son’s deadly shooting rampage and the ensuing manhunt.
MONTICELLO, NY— Gov. Cuomo’s office has announced grants totaling $2.5 million, which will go to restore three properties in the towns of Rockland and Liberty and the Village of Liberty. The grants, from a project called Restore New York Communities Initiative, were announced on March 26.
NEW YORK STATE — The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) wants to remind the public that now that trout season has begun anglers have the opportunity to fish at the its reservoirs or dozens of other properties it owns with access to streams rivers and lakes in the Catskill Mountains and the Hudson Valley.
ALBANY, NY — When the New York State Legislature finalized the state budget on March 31, one of the elements was $5 million that will go to pay for environmental and design activities for Route 17. Specifically, the money will be used for a project that will expand the highway to three lanes in each direction.