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Blankenbush Announces $26 Million Given To Repair Roads in Upstate New York

I am pleased to announce that almost $26 million will be put into repairing 194.1 lane miles of state roads across Northern New York, with construction beginning this summer or approaching fall. The money will come from the Department of...

July 14, 2017
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Blankenbush Cleaning Up New York Faucet By Faucet

Whether it’s to brush your teeth, prepare a meal or drink a cold beverage on a hot summer day, everyone deserves access to clean water. It may amaze many to learn that not everyone can just turn on a sink to a clear stream. It should be a...

July 7, 2017
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Blankenbush To Hold July Mobile Office Hours

Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush (R,C,I-Black River) will hold mobile office hours on Wednesday, July 12 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Lowville Town Office; Tuesday, July 25 from 2 to 4...

June 30, 2017
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Extraordinary Session Lives Up To Its Name

Last week, my colleagues and I completed the annual marathon that is the end of session. We worked late into the evenings, passed the “few” bills that remained, said our goodbyes, and headed home for the rest of the year, or so we thought. On...

June 30, 2017
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Actions Speak Louder Than Words

As I reflect on another six months in Albany, serving the people of the Mohawk Valley and North Country, I can’t help but be filled with confusion, dismay and a bit of anger. This anger, confusion and dismay will soon manifest into disgust and then...

June 23, 2017
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