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Assemblyman Jones: State Budget Provides $100,000 for North Country Veterans Association

A local veteran’s organization will now be able to make necessary updates to their facility that serves countless retired service men and women throughout the region. Earlier today, Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced that the...

April 3, 2018
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Assemblyman Jones secures $150,000 in state budget to boost North Country economy

The final state budget included several victories for the residents and businesses of the North Country. With statewide funding increases in education, transportation and agriculture, the budget also includes additional funding for the North Country...

April 3, 2018
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Assemblyman Jones: State budget looks out for North Country communities and taxpayers

“Here in the North Country, local governments already have tight budgets, and the governor’s proposal would have put vital funds at risk. That’s why I fought to make sure the 2018-19 state budget rejected the proposal to shift to payments in lieu of...

March 31, 2018
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Assemblyman Jones: State Budget Gets North Country Seniors Online

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced that he secured $250,000 in the 2018-19 state budget for Older Adults Technology Services, Inc. (OATS) – a nonprofit that helps seniors connect and learn to use the internet. The funding will help...

March 31, 2018
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Assemblyman Billy Jones: Nearly $2 Million in State Funding Will Help Revitalize Downtowns in Plattsburgh and Malone

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateauguay) announced that the state has awarded Restore New York Communities Initiative grants to help Plattsburgh and Malone revitalize their downtowns. “Restore New York Communities Initiative funding is helping...

March 26, 2018
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