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Statement of Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele: We Must Always Keep the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Alive

Every year on the third Monday in January, we celebrate a true hero – the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Originally established in 1983 as a federal holiday marking the birthday of Dr. King, the meaning behind this special day continues to grow and...

January 9, 2018
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Statement of Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. on 2018 Priorities

The 2018 State Legislative Session began last week with Governor Cuomo’s State of the State Address. This week, the State Assembly will formally begin its legislative business. On January 17, the Governor will release his proposed 2018 Executive...

January 8, 2018
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$26 Million Available for Affordable Homeownership Statewide

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. (I, D, WF-Sag Harbor) is pleased to announce the availability of $26 million for the Affordable Home Ownership Development Program, according to Governor Cuomo. Grants can be used to make improvements to existing...

January 2, 2018
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Shelter Island Bridge Listed on State Register of Historic Places

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. (I, D, WF-Sag Harbor) announced that the Ransome Japanese Bridge on Shelter Island has been listed on the State Register of Historic Places. This bridge is highly significant as one of only two known surviving bridges...

January 2, 2018
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Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele: Repealing Net Neutrality Puts Up More Barriers at a Time We Should Be Removing Them

The creation of the internet opened a new frontier in our society, ushering in the information age. Until last week, it had been a level playing field where users could freely surf the web, whether it was to communicate with loved ones, seek...

December 21, 2017
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