Press Releases

Byrne Hosts Holiday Food & Gift Drive

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C-Mahopac) is pleased to announce he will once again be hosting his annual holiday gift and food drive for the final time as a member of the state Assembly. Byrne will be partnering with the Putnam County Office of Social...

Putnam County Joins Byrne to Shed the Meds

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the success of his annual Shed the Meds event in Putnam County on Tuesday, September 13th at the Mahopac Volunteer Fire Department. Byrne was joined by local partners including Drug Crisis...

Byrne Celebrates Summer Reading Challenge with Local Students

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (Mahopac) is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of his 2022 Summer Reading Challenge. This year, over twenty-five students from both Westchester and Putnam Counties participated in the program, which requires children...

Physician Assistants Week Celebrated with Pas & Byrne

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Carmel, NY / Wednesday, October, 12, 2022 – Joined by physician assistants, doctors and administrative staff from Putnam Hospital, Nuvance Health, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Marist College’s PA program and the New York State Society of Physician...

Byrne & Serino Designate Overpass as the Putnam Valley First Responders Bridge

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Putnam Valley, NY – On Friday, October 21st, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) and Senator Sue Serino (R, C, I-Hyde Park) joined first responders, other state and local officials, and residents by the Taconic State Parkway-Pudding Street Overpass...

Kevin Byrne Welcomes ACCE to Hudson Valley at Putnam County Luncheon

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September 29, 2022 – Southeast, NY: Assemblyman Kevin Byrne, state chair of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) for New York, and representatives from the American City County Exchange (ACCE) successfully partnered to host a special legislative...

Byrne Criticizes the Purchase of Overpriced COVID-19 Tests

In light of recent news reports of the governor awarding COVID-19 test kit contracts to campaign donors at higher prices, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,Ref-Mahopac) joined Minority Leader Will Barclay (R,C,I-Pulaski) and Assemblyman Ed Ra (R–Franklin...

Carmel Residents ‘Trailblaze with Byrne’

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,Ref-Mahopac) completed his second of six “Trailblazing with Byrne” events of the summer on Saturday, August 20th at the Mahopac Public Library and Mt. Hope Trailhead. Byrne was joined by about a dozen Town of Carmel/Mahopac...

Byrne And American Red Cross Hosting Blood Drive

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,REF-Mahopac) is pleased to announce that he is partnering with the American Red Cross and the Mahopac Volunteer Fire Department to host a blood drive on Tuesday, September 6th from 12P.M.-5P.M. The blood drive will...

Somers Residents “Trailblaze with Byrne”

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,Ref-Mahopac) completed his first “Trailblazing with Byrne” event of the year on Friday, August 19th at Westchester County’s Lasdon Park in the Town of Somers. Byrne met with constituents for an hour of Q & A before taking...

Trailblazing with Byrne is Back

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the scheduling of his annual Trailblazing with Byrne constituent forums throughout the district beginning later this month. Byrne plans to host six different informal forums (one...

Byrne & Harckham Honor Atomic Veterans at Bridge Naming

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) and State Senator Peter Harckham (D,WFP-South Salem) hosted a ceremony on Tuesday morning at Woodlands Legacy Field in Yorktown Heights, NY to announce the naming of a pedestrian walking bridge which crosses...

Serino/Byrne Bill to Name Pudding Street Overpass in Honor of Putnam Valley First Responders Has Been Signed into Law

PUTNAM VALLEY, NY— The Pudding Street Overpass, located on the Taconic Parkway in the Town of Putnam Valley, has officially been renamed the Putnam Valley First Responders Bridge. Senator Sue Serino and Assemblyman Kevin Byrne introduced legislation...

Serino/Byrne Bill to Make Local Lake Eligible for Revitalization Program Signed into Law

ALBANY, NY – Senator Sue Serino and Assemblyman Kevin Byrne today are announcing that their bill to designate Lake Peekskill as an inland waterway has been signed into law by the Governor. The bill would pave the way for the community to participate...

Byrne Bids Farewell to 2022 Legislative Intern

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,Ref-Mahopac) would like to extend his thanks and gratitude to his 2022 legislative intern, Tyler Lindner, who worked in his legislative office in Albany and was ultimately retained as a staffer during the final weeks of the...

Victory For Election Integrity

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Today, the Richmond County State Supreme Court made a ruling backing up arguments made by plaintiffs and further reinforcing Assemblyman Kevin Byrne's public position that only American citizens should vote in New York elections. Earlier this year, in...

Byrne Promotes NYS Boating Safety Certification

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) was joined at MacDonald Marine in Mahopac, NY on Tuesday morning by representatives from the Town of Carmel, the Carmel Police Department, the Mahopac Falls Volunteer Fire Department’s Dive Team, the Mahopac...

Byrne Sheds the Meds in Yorktown

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the success of his annual Shed the Meds event in Yorktown on Thursday, June 16 at the Yorktown Police Department. Byrne was joined by local partners, including Drug Crisis in...

Byrne Hosts Successful Shed the Meds Event in Somers

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the success of his annual Shed the Meds event in Somers on Monday, June 13 at the Somers Police Department. Byrne was joined by local partners, including Drug Crisis in Our Backyard,...

Byrne Hosts Successful Shed the Meds Event in Somers

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the success of his annual Shed the Meds event in Somers on Monday, June 13 at the Somers Police Department. Byrne was joined by local partners, including Drug Crisis in Our Backyard,...