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Assemblyman Skoufis Introduces Legislation to Help Communities Better Prepare for Extreme Weather

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) announced he’s introducing the Natural Disaster Preparedness and Mitigation Act to better prepare and coordinate emergency response efforts to natural disasters (A.8390-A). “We’ve seen...

October 28, 2015
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Assemblyman Skoufis Pushes for Traffic Upgrades at Exit 131 during Speaker’s Visit

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) has renewed the push to secure funding in the state budget to complete the first phase of the Exit 131 Interchange Project. The reconstruction project would greatly improve traffic conditions between the New...

September 16, 2015
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Assemblyman Skoufis: Moffat and Tomkins Cove Libraries Receive State Grants

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) announced that two local libraries will receive construction grants he helped secure as part of the 2014-15 state budget to improve their facilities. “We are fortunate to have quality public libraries in...

August 11, 2015
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Assemblyman Skoufis: Medical Marijuana Will Boost Local Economy, Help the Ailing

“The Department of Health recently announced that PharmaCann’s site in Hamptonburgh, Orange County within the 99th Assembly District has been awarded one of the state’s five licenses to grow medical marijuana. An Orange County license will not only...

July 31, 2015
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Assemblyman Skoufis Announces Funding to Repair Palisades Parkway

Senator Bill Larkin (R-Cornwall) alongside Assemblymen James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) and Ken Zebrowski (D-New City) announced that over $10 million in critical state funding has been secured to repair the north section of the Palisades Interstate...

July 12, 2015
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