December 21, 2018
Flu Now Widespread in New York State

Best way to prevent the flu is by getting the flu vaccine - it’s not too late! [Read More]

December 21, 2018
Happy Holidays: if You Are Drinking, Do Not Drive

The holidays are a time when friends and family come together to celebrate. Too often though, this results in more drivers on the road who are impaired by alcohol. [Read More]

December 20, 2018
12 Quit Smoking Tips for the New Year

Make quitting smoking your New Year’s resolution. The Health Department's Put It Out Rockland Quit Smoking Program can help you quit for the New Year [Read More]

December 19, 2018
Rockland County Board of Health Issues Fines to Non-compliant Schools

County Executive Ed Day and County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert announced fines totaling over $70,000 to nine schools that did not comply with the Health Commissioner’s order to keep un- or under-vaccinated students home from school and provide vaccination and attendance records to the Rockland County Department of Health (RCDOH) during the measles outbreak. [Read More]

December 19, 2018
Rockland County Receives $4.2 Million in Regional Economic Development Awards

Rockland County Executive Ed Day announced today that the county has been awarded almost $4.2 million in state grants for economic development. The awards made in Rockland County include funds to expand private businesses, revitalize communities and encourage tourism. [Read More]

December 18, 2018
Key to the County Awarded to Katelyn Tuohy

During a ceremony in the Library of North Rockland High School in Thiells, NY, County Executive Ed Day presented North Rockland High School student athlete Katelyn Tuohy with the Key to the County Award [Read More]

December 18, 2018
Minority Legislators Support County Executives Vetoes

County Executive Ed Day thanked the Minority members of the Rockland County Legislature for supporting the vetoes he issued to the Legislative Majority’s amended 2019 Proposed County Budget. [Read More]

December 12, 2018
County Executive Day Vetoes Amended 2019 Budget

County Executive Ed Day used his line-item veto power to veto 95 of the Legislative Majority’s ill-advised amendments to the 2019 County Budget. As seen in the attached document, Veto Schedule 2019. [Read More]

December 7, 2018
Nyack College Meeting

County Executive Ed Day hosted a meeting at his office about the proposed sale of the Nyack College Campus. The Supervisors of Clarkstown and Orangetown, the Mayors of the Villages of Nyack and South Nyack, the Rockland County Planning Department and representatives of Nyack College and their commercial real estate firm CBRE all attended or sent representatives. [Read More]

December 7, 2018
County Executive Statement on Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

The Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor killed more than 2,400 and left the U.S. Pacific Fleet wounded, but not destroyed. Rockland is truly grateful to those members of the “Greatest Generation” who saved the world from fascism; many of whom shipped out through Camp Shanks in Orangeburg before fighting in World War II. [Read More]

December 6, 2018
Health Department Announces Free Measles Vaccine Clinic at Palisades Center on Tuesday, December 11

From 3 pm – 6 pm at the Palisades Center, 1000 Palisades Center Drive in West Nyack, New York 10994. The clinic will be held indoors, near Bed Bath & Beyond, on the first floor in the West Court of the Palisades Center, closest to Parking Lot A. [Read More]

December 4, 2018
Rockland County Shows Unity As Holiday Season Begins

County Executive Ed Day joined dozens of residents, elected officials and members of the Rockland County Catholic Coalition and Chabad Of Rockland at the Allison-Parris County Office Building in a show of unity as the holiday season begins. [Read More]

December 3, 2018
Spread Holiday Cheer, Not the Flu, This Holiday Season

Best way to prevent the flu is by getting the flu vaccine - it’s not too late! [Read More]

December 1, 2018
Passing of President George H.w. Bush

The County of Rockland mourns with the nation at the passing of President George H.W. Bush. Wednesday, December 5th has been declared a National Day of Mourning in honor of President Bush's passing; in keeping with that declaration, I ask that all who fly the Flag join Rockland County government and lower their Flags to half-staff on that day. [Read More]

November 30, 2018
Join Rockland County to Kick off the Holiday Season

County Executive Ed Day invites Rockland County residents to join him at the Allison-Parris County Office Building on Monday, December 3rd at 4:30 pm for two special events led by the Rockland County Catholic Coalition and Chabad Of Rockland. [Read More]

November 30, 2018
Come to Rockland's World Aids Day Event on December 3

Learn the facts about HIV/AIDS and get free, private and rapid testing [Read More]

November 28, 2018
Measles Outbreak Continues in Rockland

The Rockland County Department of Health asks residents to help protect our community [Read More]

November 26, 2018
Temporary Space in Sain Building for Hi Tor

Rockland County will open the doors of the currently unoccupied Sain building (located at 18 New Hempstead Road, New City) to provide the shelter with space to diagnose, treat and house the affected animals while the infection is eradicated from the Hi Tor premises. [Read More]

November 21, 2018
Cdc Issues Food Safety Alert: E-coli Linked to Romaine Lettuce

Nationwide alert for Romaine Lettuce [Read More]