March 28, 2019
Health Department Offers Free Mosquito Control Products

Mosquito Dunks® and Fathead Minnows [Read More]

March 26, 2019
State of Emergency Declared

County Executive Ed Day declared a county wide State of Emergency relating to the ongoing measles outbreak. Effective at the stroke of midnight, Wednesday, March 27, anyone who is under 18 years of age and unvaccinated against the measles will be barred from public places until this declaration expires in 30 days or until they receive the MMR vaccination. [Read More]

March 21, 2019
Measles Outbreak is Not over

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

March 19, 2019
Rockland Again Ranked #1 Healthiest County in Nys

Annual County Health Rankings Report released today [Read More]

March 15, 2019
Rockland County Response to Shootings in Christchurch, New Zealand

Rockland County Response to Shootings in Christchurch, New Zealand [Read More]

March 15, 2019
Statement: Legalization of Recreational Marijuana

Statement from County Executive Day Regarding the Legalization of Recreational Marijuana [Read More]

March 14, 2019
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Get the Facts and Get Tested!

American Cancer Society issued updated colorectal cancer testing guidelines [Read More]

March 13, 2019
Keep Medicines and Vitamins Up, Away, and out of Sight

March 17 – 23 is National Poison Prevention Week [Read More]

March 12, 2019
Arrive Alive: Don't Drink and Drive While Celebrating St. Patrick's Day, Sunday March 17

St. Patrick’s Day is one of the deadliest holidays on our nation’s roads because unfortunately too many people choose to drink and drive [Read More]

March 8, 2019
Use Daylight Saving Time to Check Clocks, Emergency Supply Kits, and Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms

If you haven't created an emergency supply kit yet, now is the time to do it! [Read More]

March 6, 2019
Seventh Annual Freedom Award Presented

Deputy County Executive Guillermo Rosa and the County's Veterans Service Agency Director Susan Branam presented Congers resident Angela Woods with the seventh annual Rockland County Freedom Award for her outstanding service to our nation during her 27 years of service in the United States Army. [Read More]

February 27, 2019
Union Contract Negotiations

County Executive Day Statement Regarding Union Contracts [Read More]

February 27, 2019
No West-of-hudson Fare Increase

Today the MTA Board voted to waive fare increases for Metro-North's West of Hudson rail riders, based on the ongoing poor level and quality of service that NJ TRANSIT has been providing to commuters on the Pascack Valley and Main/Bergen (Port Jervis) lines. [Read More]

February 21, 2019
Statement from County Executive Day Regarding James Elcik

Jim Elcik, a former U.S. Marshal who oversaw over 200 personnel, is more than qualified to serve as Director of Consumer Protection and Public Advocate. Mr. Elcik meets the education and experience requirements of Rockland County’s Director of Consumer Protection and Public Advocate position which exceed the minimum qualifications required per Agriculture and Markets Law/Civil Service. [Read More]

February 19, 2019
Legal Action Against Opioid Manufacturers

County Executive Ed Day signed a resolution approving an agreement with Branstetter, Stranch & Jennings, PLLC to take legal action against the manufacturers of prescription opiates that contributed to the opioid epidemic. [Read More]

February 14, 2019
Valentines for Veterans

County Executive Ed Day and Veterans Service Agency (VSA) Director Susan Branam thanked all the community groups and citizens who took part in the Valentines for Vets program and were so generous with their kind words, well wishes, and donated cards and items this year. [Read More]

February 14, 2019
Visit Youthfest 2019

YouthFest 2019 promises to be the “Fun-est Place in Rockland County” on Sunday, March 10, 2019 [Read More]

February 11, 2019
County Executive Day Delivers 2019 State of the County Address

County Executive Ed Day reported that the state of Rockland is strong and becoming more robust; with great progress being made over the five years he has been in office despite significant challenges. [Read More]

February 8, 2019
Walk to Exercise Your Heart, but Walk Wise!

Keep your heart healthy by walking; remember to follow the rules of the road [Read More]

February 6, 2019
2019 Buffalo Soldiers Award Presented

County Executive Ed Day and Director Susan Branam of Rockland’s Veterans Service Agency presented the 2019 Buffalo Soldiers Award to local veteran Lewis Green during a special ceremony on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. [Read More]