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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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Legislature Approves O’Mara-Lupardo Legislation to Strengthen Oversight of Parking Structure Safety

Albany, NY – The New York State Senate today gave final legislative approval to legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo (D-Endwell) and Senator Tom O’Mara (R,C,I-Big Flats) to require periodic inspections by licensed professional...

June 16, 2016
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Legislature Passes Legislation to Expand Hemp Program

ALBANY — New York’s industrial hemp industry will continue to develop following new legislation passed by the State Legislature. Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and Senator Tom O’Mara announced Wednesday passage of their bill that would allow for the...

June 15, 2016
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