Dec. 31, 2020
James J. Foley – Winter 2020-2021 Newsletter
In This Edition: Supporting the efforts of the county Health Department during the pandemic; Preserving services while staying under the state tax cap; Adopting new law to allow non-price factors to be considered to save taxpayers money; Supporting Italian American heritage; Maintaining vigilance [read more]
Dec. 29, 2020
Aron B. Wieder – Winter 2020-2021 Newsletter
In This Edition: Maintaining services our residents and businesses rely on more than ever; Continuing support for the many nonprofits that serve our county; Reducing the property tax increase while staying under the state tax cap; Rejecting an increase to the sales tax rate so as not to add to the [read more]
Dec. 23, 2020
Aney Paul – Winter 2020 Newsletter
In This Edition: County government keeps working through the pandemic to provide residents and businesses with vital services; Keeping property tax increase below the state tax cap and voting against sales tax rate hike; Supporting affordable tuition at Rockland Community College; Collecting school [read more]
Dec. 16, 2020
Toney L. Earl – Fall 2020 Newsletter
In This Edition: Successful effort leads to two COVID-19 testing sites in Spring Valley, where people of color have been disproportionately impacted by the virus; Keeping property taxes under state cap and rejecting sales tax rate increase; Diversifying County Boards & Commissions to include the [read more]
Sep. 06, 2019
Lon M. Hofstein – Summer – Fall 2019 Newsletter
In this edition: Going green to benefit the environment, local businesses & our children; Establishing accessible parking awareness month; Working to put term limits in place; Polystyrene food ware ban will benefit our children; No unfair tolls for Rockland users of Cuomo bridge; Remembering [read more]
Aug. 28, 2019
Christopher J. Carey – Summer 2019 Newsletter
In this edition: Hard-fought victories result in $32 million surplus; Unchecked development biggest threat in Rockland; County Legislature elections will redefine Rockland County; Cost of new bridge should not be placed on Rockland users; Unsold Sain building costing Clarkstown taxpayers; Term [read more]
Aug. 22, 2019
Nancy Low-Hogan – Summer 2019 Newsletter
In this edition: Working to keep tolls fair for Rockland users of the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge; Demanding new transportation opportunities for people who must travel to NYC, Westchester County and Connecticut for work and other purposes; Passing a new County law to ban most plastic bags; Taking action [read more]
Aug. 19, 2019
Harriet Cornell – Summer 2019 Newsletter
In this edition: Connecting commuters with bus service providers to get service improved; Developing a comprehensive water resources management plan to ensure Rockland has enough good-quality drinking water; Mentoring youth to help them learn about sustainable development; Working to make sure every [read more]
Jul. 03, 2019
Douglas A. Jobson – Summer Projects 2019
Update on County roads to be resurfaced in District 1; Hurricane Irene culvert repairs; design work progressing for Grassy Point Bridge replacement and Calls Hollow Road Bridge repairs; design work started for demolition of Old Mill Dam in Kakiat County Park.
Jun. 25, 2019
Nancy Low-Hogan – Summer Projects 2019
Update on County roads to be resurfaced in District 17; reconstruction of River Road in Grandview-On-Hudson; drainage improvement project for Lot S at former Piermont paper Mill in Piermont.
May. 09, 2019
Aney Paul – Spring 2019 Newsletter
In this edition: Improving Rockland’s financial future; working with future leaders at East Ramapo; fighting the spread of measles; backing new plastic bag ban to protect our environment; celebrating 20th-plus roadside cleanup.
May. 08, 2019
Toney L. Earl – Spring 2019 Newsletter
In this edition: Watching out for your tax dollars; launch of first-ever Annual Buffalo Soldiers’ Day in Rockland County; aiding East Ramapo Marching Band; advocating for community residents & speaking out about Temporary Protective Status for Haiti earthquake victims; supporting efforts to fight [read more]
Dec. 18, 2018
Aney Paul – Winter 2018-2019 Newsletter
In this edition: Fighting to help minority and women-owned businesses, empowering Rockland County youth, honoring Clarkstown South High School for being named a National Blue Ribbon School, winter coat drive to benefit our neighbors, fighting the spread of measles.
Nov. 16, 2018
Christopher Carey – Fall–Winter 2018 Newsletter
In this edition: Working to ensure the rights to an equal and proper education for all children; Calling for the sale of Sain property to benefit county and Clarkstown taxpayers; Opposing overdevelopment on the Clarkstown/Ramapo border; Making the necessary cuts to correct the county’s finances.
Aug. 24, 2018
Jay Hood Jr. – Summer–Fall 2018 Newsletter
In this edition: Restoring county finances to bring a surplus in revenues; Keeping families together; Backing construction of new Samsondale Avenue Bridge; Sharing municipal services to cut costs; Supporting new home for Harold B. Holt – Manny Lopez American Legion Post 46.
Jul. 10, 2018
Aney Paul – Summer 2018 Newsletter
In this edition: Helping to save lives by banning the sale of tobacco products to those under age 21; Protecting employee health care; Promoting breastfeeding in the workplace; Recognizing nurses for their many contributions; Celebrating outstanding Rockland women.
Jun. 22, 2018
Lon M. Hofstein – Spring 2018 Newsletter
In this edition: Fighting back against opioid abuse; Asking the tough questions when it comes to Sewer District No. 1; Keeping the county tax low; Cleaning up Route 304 Brownfield; Getting Route 304 & Goebel Road intersection repaired; Standing up against hate; Defending Israel.
Aug. 12, 2016
Jay Hood Jr. - Summer 2016 Newsletter
In this edition: Working to keep county government costs down, end Medicaid fraud and insure transparency in government, along with efforts to close Indian Point and an update on the Minisceongo Creek project.
Aug. 12, 2016
Aney Paul – Summer 2016 Newsletter
In this edition: Traffic safety in Nanuet, a County Highway paving and project update; supporting nurses, a community walking program and fighting the opioid epidemic; and celebrating Women’s History Month.
Nov. 30, 2015
John A. Murphy - Winter 2015 Newsletter
In this edition: After nearly 44 years as a Rockland County Legislator, John A. Murphy looks back - and forward.
Sep. 08, 2015
Alden H. Wolfe
In this edition: Opposing water surcharge, supporting repeal of MTA taxes, promoting Western Ramapo as hiking destination, fighting hunger and food waste in Rockland, preparing for completion of Montebello bridge reconstruction.
Sep. 08, 2015
Aney Paul - Fall 2015 Newsletter
In this edition: Amendments to Smoke-Free Air Act to protect youth from harmful chemicals in e-cigarettes, supporting improvements in downtown Nanuet, honoring local Indian-Americans, first responders, local volunteers.
Sep. 08, 2015
Lon M. Hofstein - Fall 2015 Newsletter
In this edition: Fighting new bus contract costs, supporting oversight of East Ramapo school district, supporting term limits, getting abandoned property on Old Route 304 cleaned up, flood relief along Demarest Kill.
Sep. 08, 2015
Jay Hood Jr. - Summer 2015 Newsletter
In this edition: Cracking down on Medicaid fraud, update on Indian Point nuclear power plant, new drone safety law, ending illegal housing in Rockland, new streetscape for Haverstraw village.
Sep. 08, 2015
John A. Murphy - Summer 2015 Newsletter
In this edition: Update on county nursing home and hospital, social services department and current fiscal status; Behavioral Health Response Team and addressing mental health issues.
Sep. 08, 2015
Christopher J. Carey - Summer 2015 Newsletter
In this edition: Cracking down on illegal housing, supporting a monitor for East Ramapo, fighting for fiscal responsibility, opposing overdevelopment at Pascack Ridge, supporting term limits, honoring local organizations.
Sep. 08, 2015
Aron B. Wieder - Spring 2015 Newsletter
In this edition: Addressing rise in hateful rhetoric; honoring community leaders during Black History Month, honoring our first responders, TOR bus text alerts, promoting reading at Grandview Elementary.
Aug. 14, 2015
Alden H. Wolfe - Summer 2015 Update
In this edition: An update on the Montebello Bridge replacement project. The bridge was shut down after serious damage by Hurricane Irene.
Jul. 23, 2015
Richard C. Diaz - Summer 2015 Newsletter
In this edition: Getting to know Legislator Diaz and the important legislative tasks he has undertaken.
Apr. 29, 2015
Jay Hood, Jr. - Spring 2015 District 3 Newsletter
In this edition: Quiet Zone Update & oil cargo trains, Drone Legislation, Medicaid fraud and more
Apr. 22, 2015
Alden Wolfe - Winter 2015
In this edition: 2015 Budget, Charter Reform, Water Supply and more
Apr. 22, 2015
Aney Paul - Spring 2015
In this edition: 2015 Budget, Tennyson Park safety measures, Liquid Nicotine dangers, Ovarian cancer bill and more
Apr. 22, 2015
Aron Wieder - Winter 2015
In this edition: 2015 Budget, New Monsey Parking, East Ramapo School District
Apr. 22, 2015
Patrick Moroney - Winter 2015
In this edition: 2015 Budget, Anti-Irish Merchandise, Road Updates, Rose of Tralee and more
Dec. 11, 2014
Jay Hood, Jr. - Winter 2014 Newsletter
In this edition: 2015 Budget, Hood Fights for Taxi Drivers & Passengers, New Samsondale Avenue Bridge, New Trail in Haverstraw, County Charter Change Approved, Supporting Lower Tolls for New TZB.
Dec. 02, 2014
Christopher Carey - Fall 2014 Newsletter
In this edition: Carey Fights Tax Increases, Carey Takes The Lead To Fight New Tappan Zee Bridge Toll, Celebrating Our Community, Carey Leads Effort To Crack Down On Unlicensed Contractors In Rockland, Carey Selected Minority Leader, Selling Summit Park and Opposing The Chicken Slaughterhouse.
Nov. 05, 2014
Alden Wolfe - Fall 2014 Newsletter
I'm sending this newsletter to update you on matters that concern our neighborhoods in the Sixth Legislative District, which includes parts of Montebello, Suffern and Monsey. As you will read, I've worked hard to establish a task force on water resources to help address our rising water bills, which [read more]
Oct. 06, 2014
John Murphy - Autumn 2014
From the time I joined the Rockland County Legislature over 40 years ago in 1971, it has been my honor and joy that my Legislative District has hosted one of our nation’s most valued treasures and historic sites, the Rockland Psychiatric Center Campus. See more...
Aug. 26, 2014
Aney Paul - District 14 Summer 2014 Newsletter
In this edition: Message from Legislator Paul, Road and stream repairs, health fair, e-cig legislation and more.
Aug. 14, 2014
Toney Earl - Summer 2014 Newsletter
In this edition: Message From Legislator Earl, Earl Selected Deputy Majority Leader, Fighting To “Ban The Box”, Fighting Higher Water Rates and more.
Apr. 28, 2014
Aron Wieder - Spring 2014 Newsletter
Rockland County Legislator Aron B. Wieder, District 13, Majority Leader - Spring 2014
Mar. 14, 2014
Frank Sparaco - Winter 2014 Newsletter
Rockland County Legislator Frank Sparaco, District 11, Deputy Minority Leader - Winter 2014
Mar. 04, 2013
Frank Sparaco - 2013 District 11 Newsletter
For the last several years, I have warned about the increasingly strained finances of Rockland County.
Oct. 09, 2012
Edwin J. Day - Fall 2012 "News for My Neighbors"
I share much of the frustration many in our community feel as we see our county financial picture
Sep. 26, 2012
Aney Paul - 2012 District 14 Newsletter
In November 2011, I had the privilege to be elected to represent Legislative District 14.
Jun. 16, 2011
Edwin J. Day - News For My Neighbors
“It’s Time for Term Limits”, After weighing the many comments of my constituents, I submitted legislation that would place on the ballot the opportunity to vote on establishing term limits for the County Executive and Legislators. If approved, present and future elected officials holding these [read more]
Feb. 18, 2011
Harriet D. Cornell - Message From Chairwoman Cornell
On January 4, I took the oath of office as Chair of the Rockland County Legislature for a seventh consecutive term. My son, Keith, performed the swearing in ceremony.
Feb. 18, 2011
Douglas J. Jobson - Message From Legislator Jobson
As the Minority Leader and a member of the Budget and Finance Committee of the legislature, I spend a great deal of time putting various aspects of our budget together, always with the needs and concerns of my constituents guiding my actions.
Feb. 18, 2011
Jay Hood Jr. - Message From Legislator Hood
The County Legislature just completed its annual budget review, and it was the most difficult one in recent memory.
Feb. 16, 2011
Toney L. Earl - Message From Legislator Earl
I am proud to present my first report as your county legislator. When I took office, I was faced with the daunting task of replacing a man who was my friend and mentor, William “Bill” Darden.
Dec. 14, 2009
Frank Sparaco - News From Our Neighborhoods
It is such a pleasure to serve you as your County Legislator. My goal is to protect the quality of life that we have all come to expect here in Rockland County. For many, this past year was filled with economic challenges. We have all been forced to tighten our belts to get through these tough [read more]