June 7, 2019
Health Department Notifying Residents of Possible Measles Exposure at Pharmacy Plus in Spring Valley on May 28

Measles cases continue to climb in Rockland – Health Dept. offers free measles vaccine clinics [Read More]

June 4, 2019
Csea Contract Ratified

County Executive Ed Day is pleased to announce that the Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) union has voted to ratify a tentative contract with the County. [Read More]

June 4, 2019
Day Names New Dir. of the Office for People with Disabilities

Rockland County Executive Ed Day named Jacki Scott as his choice for Director of the newly restored Office for People with Disabilities. [Read More]

May 31, 2019
Day Names New Dir. of Economic Dev. and Tourism

Rockland County Executive Ed Day named Jeremy Schulman as his choice for Director of Economic Development and Tourism. [Read More]

May 28, 2019
State of Emergency Renewed

County Executive Ed Day issued a third declaration of a local State of Emergency (see attached), renewing the second declaration that was due to expire at 11:59 pm, Saturday, May 25, 2019. The renewed State of Emergency took effect at 12:00 am, May 26, 2019, and will remain in effect until 11:59 pm, June 24, 2019. [Read More]

May 28, 2019
Ram Contract Ratified

County Executive Ed Day is pleased to announce that the Rockland Association of Management (RAM) Union has ratified a tentative contract with the County. [Read More]

May 28, 2019
Know the Facts About Tb (tuberculosis)

RC Executive Ed Day and Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert want to raise awareness about TB, and the Health Department's TB clinics [Read More]

May 24, 2019
Health Department Notifying Residents of Possible Measles Exposures in Monsey, Nanuet, and Spring Valley May 6 - May 19

With the continued measles outbreak in Rockland, residents are reminded of the importance of getting vaccinated [Read More]

May 22, 2019
Baby Boomer? Get Tested for Hepatitis C

While anyone can get hepatitis C, more than 75% of adults infected are baby boomers [Read More]

May 21, 2019
"be Tick-free" This Spring to Prevent Tick-borne Illnesses

May is Lyme Awareness Month - as you welcome the warmer weather and spend more time outside, be sure to protect yourself from tick bites [Read More]

May 20, 2019
County Executive Day Requests Federal Government Intervention

Rockland County Executive Ed Day wrote to President Donald Trump requesting that an Executive Order be issued or laws be passed to require that visitors from other countries present certification of appropriate immunization before being allowed entry to the United States. [Read More]

May 16, 2019
Rockland Worksite Wellness Summit is Friday, May 17

Create a culture of health in your workplace [Read More]

May 16, 2019
Suicide Awareness Poster Contest Winner Announced

County Executive Ed Day, Commissioner of Mental Health Michael Leitzes and Rockland Community College President Dr. Michael Baston announced the winner of the Suicide Prevention Awareness Poster Contest. A dozen students taking Graphic Design at Rockland Community College with professor Eileen MacAvery Kane were asked to complete posters highlighting the #BeThe1To Campaign. This campaign is designed to educate residents that anyone can help keep a person safe from suicide. [Read More]

May 14, 2019
Statement: Leaders Speak out Against Anti-vaccination Information Session

Joint Statement from County Executive Ed Day, Ramapo Supervisor Michael Specht, Rabbi Chaim Schabes Regarding Anti-Vaccination Information Session [Read More]

May 10, 2019
Positions Still Available for Summer 2019 Conservation Corps Program

County Executive Ed Day announced that the Rockland County Youth Bureau is continuing to accept applications for the 2019 Rockland Conservation & Service Corps (RCSC), until the last few positions are filled. [Read More]

May 8, 2019
Health Department Offers Free Measles Vaccines on Friday May 17 in Suffern

From 9 am to 12 pm at the Christ Episcopal Church, located at 65 Washington Avenue in Suffern, NY 10901 [Read More]

May 7, 2019
Prevent Asthma Attacks at Home

Healthy Neighborhoods Program can make home visits to identify and discuss asthma triggers in the home and provide free products to prevent triggers [Read More]

May 6, 2019
Enjoy Your Bike Ride with Safety in Mind

May is National Bike Month [Read More]