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Assemblyman Skartados: New Measure Will Help Ensure Lead-Free Drinking Water in Our Schools

Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-Milton) announced that the Assembly passed legislation to assist schools in testing and remediating lead in drinking water (A.10740). Lead is a dangerous toxin that can negatively impact a young...

June 18, 2016
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Assemblyman Skartados Says Rail Crossing Agreement Provides Peace of Mind to Commuters

ďEvery day, thousands of commuters board Metro-North to get to their jobs in the city. Thousands of others pass over grade crossings while driving to work. Safety at these points is imperative. The agreement ensures that railroads maintain crossing...

June 18, 2016
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Assemblyman Skartadosí Legislation Will Make it Easier for Ulster County Taxi Companies to Transport Passengers to N.Y. City Airports

In an effort to help grow local businesses and create jobs, Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-Milton) announced that the Assembly has passed his legislation that would allow local taxis and limousines to transport passengers back to Ulster County from...

June 16, 2016
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Assemblyman Skartadosí Bill Gives Towns a Voice in Pipeline Siting

Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-Milton) announced that legislation he authored allowing towns to have a say in the decision to site pipelines within their boundaries passed the Assembly (A.10468). The bill amends current...

June 16, 2016
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Assemblyman Skartados Backs Measure to Stop Crooked Politicians from Collecting Their Pensions

ďWhen a crooked politician files for their pension from behind bars, itís a slap in the face to all those who pay their taxes and play by the rules. The pension forfeiture amendment stops this practice, by ensuring that those convicted of corruption...

June 16, 2016
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