October 12, 2018
Be Tick-free This Fall to Prevent Illnesses

As you spend time outside this fall, be sure to protect yourself from tick bites, especially as you go apple picking, hiking, hunting, fishing, rake leaves, or take part in other outdoor activities [Read More]

October 11, 2018
Repair Coaches Needed

County Executive Ed Day today announced that volunteer Repair Coaches are being sought for the 2018 Fall Repair Café, scheduled for Saturday, November 10th at North Rockland High School. [Read More]

October 10, 2018
An Injury from a Fall Can Change Your Life in an Instant!

Falls aren’t something that just happens when you age, there are proven ways to reduce falls [Read More]

October 9, 2018
Health Department Announces Measles Clinic

FREE measles, mumps, rubella vaccine being offered to Rockland community [Read More]

October 9, 2018
Developer Pulls out of Sain Building Sale

County Executive Ed Day stood on the steps of the now closed Sain Building in New City to discuss the news that National Development, the developer who offered to purchase the building for $4.5 million, can no longer move forward with their original offer. [Read More]

October 9, 2018
County Executive Day Signs Resolution Ratifying Agreement with Sheriff's Deputies

County Executive Ed Day signed the Resolution ratifying the Memorandum of Agreement between the County of Rockland and the Rockland County Sheriff's Deputies Association for the period of January 1, 2017, through December 31, 2019. [Read More]

October 9, 2018
Get Your Flu Shot

The Health Department is giving the quadrivalent flu vaccine which does not contain preservatives, including thimerosal. The vaccine is called quadrivalent because it offers protection against four different flu virus strains that research shows will be most common during this flu season: two influenza (flu) A virus strains and two influenza B virus strains. It is recommended that you wait for 15 minutes after being vaccinated so you can be observed for any reactions. [Read More]

October 5, 2018
Look. Listen. Learn. Be Aware. Fire Can Happen Anywhere.

Fire Prevention Week is October 7 -13 [Read More]

October 4, 2018
Health Department Alerts Residents of Confirmed Measles Case in Rockland

International Traveler with a Confirmed Case of Measles Arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport and Visited Multiple New Square Locations [Read More]

October 1, 2018
Proposed 2019 Budget Unveiled

Rockland County Executive Ed Day unveiled the proposed 2019 budget which stays under the New York State property tax cap while fully funding not-for-profits, investing in law enforcement and reviving the Office for People with Disabilities (OPWD). [Read More]

October 1, 2018
Health Department Offers Free Rabies Shots for Cats, Dogs and Ferrets on Sunday, October 14, 2018

10 AM until 1 PM at the Rockland County Fire Training Center, 35 Firemen's Memorial Drive in Pomona [Read More]

September 26, 2018
Live Well. Age Well. See Well.

Protect your eyes as you age with a healthy lifestyle and regular eye exams [Read More]

September 25, 2018
Rockland Fiscal Stress Level Improves

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released the 2017 Fiscal Stress Monitoring System report which listed Rockland County as having “Moderate Stress” an improvement from being in the “Significant Stress” category for fiscal year 2016. [Read More]

September 21, 2018
Youth Development Program

County Executive Ed Day today announced that the Rockland County Youth Bureau will be in initiating its Request For Proposal (RFP) process for all not-for profit and municipal agencies who wish to apply for 2019 Youth Development Program (YDP) funding. The Youth Bureau administers NYS Office of Children & Family Services (OCFS) YDP funding to promote positive youth development, increase youth developmental assets and decrease juvenile delinquency through direct service to young people. [Read More]

September 20, 2018
Rockland Submits Shared Services Initiative Plan

In a vote of 23 Yea, 0 Nay and 1 Abstention the 2018 Shared Services Initiative Plan was approved by a quorum of the Shared Services Panel Members of Rockland County on the evening of September 12, 2018. The plan was submitted to the New York State Division of the Budget on September 17, 2018. [Read More]

September 19, 2018
Executive Order Signed

County Executive Ed Day signed Executive Order 6 of 2018 with Rockland County CSEA Local 844 President Chris Vogel in his office in New City. County Executive Day said, “it is extremely important to protect the privacy and safety of our public employees. This Executive Order clearly shows the steps we are taking here in Rockland to formalize what has for years been our unwritten policy, guaranteeing the privacy of our hard-working employees.” [Read More]

September 14, 2018
Resolution Signing American Legion

County Executive Ed Day signed a resolution that opens the way to a new and permanent home for the members of the Harold B. Holt-Manny Lopez American Legion Post 46. [Read More]

September 11, 2018
Rockland County Marks Sept. 11 with Memorial Service

County Executive Ed Day joined family members and residents to remember the people of Rockland County who were killed 17 years ago in the September 11 terror attacks. [Read More]

September 7, 2018
Back to School Bus Safety

With the start of the new school year, share a few simple tips with your children to help them stay safe when traveling to and from school. [Read More]