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Free Recycling Event

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When we throw old or broken electronics in the trash, we hurt our environment and waste potentially useful resources. Recycling is a simple, yet incredibly important task that goes a long way to protect our planet for future generations. We all can help...

Assemblyman Stirpe’s Legislation to Improve Upstate Flood Mitigation Task Force is Signed into Law

Assemblyman Al Stirpe (D-Cicero) announced that legislation he sponsored and passed appointing the New York State Canal Corporation Director as the Chair of the Upstate Flood Mitigation Task Force was signed into law by Governor Hochul (Ch. 370 of 2022).“This...

Assemblyman Stirpe: Coaching Bill Marks New Milestone for New Yorkers with Disabilities

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The story of Josh Virgil is one that exemplifies the true meaning of perseverance. The Fabius native is a pillar of strength in his community and has dedicated his life to coaching and mentoring student-athletes. In 1998, Josh was paralyzed from the waist...

Assemblyman Stirpe: ‘DIAPER Act’ Exempting Diapers from All Sales Tax Passes Both Houses

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Assemblyman Al Stirpe (D-Cicero) announced legislation that he co-sponsored to exempt diapers from all sales taxes in New York passed both houses of the Legislature (A.8528-A)“Diapers are a basic need that no baby should ever have to go without,”...

Assemblyman Stirpe Passes Bill to Look Out for Local Taxpayers by Combating Double Library Taxation

Assemblyman Al Stirpe (D-Cicero) announced that legislation he sponsored to study the issue of double library taxation across the state and develop recommendations to protect taxpayers from this financial burden has passed the Assembly (A.9448-A).“I...

Assemblyman Stirpe’s Bill to Support Small Businesses Facing High UI Tax Rates Passes Assembly

Assemblyman Al Stirpe (D-Cicero) announced that his bill establishing an amnesty period for small businesses that are behind on their unemployment insurance (UI) taxes to pay off their remaining balance without interest passed in the Assembly (A.10202).“Supporting...

Assemblyman Stirpe’s Bill Helping Self-Employed New Yorkers Build Retirement Savings Passes Both Houses

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Assemblyman Al Stirpe (D-Cicero) announced that legislation he sponsored allowing freelancers and self-employed individuals to enroll in the New York State Secure Choice Savings Plan (NY Secure Choice) has passed the Assembly (A.9882-A).“From artists...

Assemblyman Stirpe: Advancing Legislation to Expand Access to Hospice, Palliative Care

“Hospice and palliative care are critical resources for New Yorkers approaching the end of their life, yet sadly these services are underused because many people don’t know the options available to them. To help expand access to high quality...

Assemblyman Stirpe: Rides for Recovery Eases Logistical Burden for Those Seeking Recovery

“Everyone who struggles from substance use disorder deserves access to recovery treatment but far too often many simply lack the resources to get to lifesaving treatment or support groups. As a member of the Assembly Committee on Alcoholism and...

Assemblyman Stirpe’s Bill to Provide Property Tax Breaks for Newly Constructed Homes Passes Assembly

Assemblyman Al Stirpe (D-Cicero) announced that legislation he sponsored to allow certain villages to create a tax exemption for newly constructed single- and multi-family residential properties has passed the Assembly (A.5987-C).“It’s more...
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