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Lupardo Announces $250,000 for BC Humane Society

The Broome County Humane Society’s capital campaign moved one step closer to completion Monday as Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo announced a $250,000 Assembly Capital Grant for the shelter. Lupardo joined the Humane Society to encourage the community...

July 11, 2016
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First Hemp Seeds Planted as Part of State’s Research Program

Eaton, NY – For the first time in 80 years, hemp seeds have been sewn in New York State. Planting took place Sunday at JD Farms in Eaton, NY as part of New York’s Industrial Hemp Research Pilot Program. “We are thrilled to be the first farm to...

July 3, 2016
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Local Libraries Receive State Aid for Green Energy Projects

Two area libraries are taking steps to become more energy efficient with help from the State. The New York State Library has awarded funding to the Four County Library System in Vestal to replace its rubber roof and install solar panels, and to the...

June 28, 2016
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Lupardo Announces Passage of Bill to Protect Sanitation Workers

VESTAL, NY — Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo joined Senator Fred Akshar, and Assemblymen Cliff Crouch and Christopher Friend on Friday to announce passage of a bill that will protect sanitation workers across New York State. Prior to the...

June 24, 2016
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Legislature Passes Bill to Require Lead Testing in School Water

Albany, NY – In light of concerns over lead in drinking sources at schools across the State, Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and Senator Tom O’Mara announced the passage of their bill that would require schools to test for lead. Earlier this year,...

June 18, 2016
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