Day, a Republican, defeated Democrat David Fried for the seat, which had been held by C. Scott Vanderhoef for 20 years.
Rockland County will issue a local emergency order restricting the amount of fuel that an individual can purchase at a gas station.
The 64-year-old is New York State’s longest-serving county executive. He made the announcement at his annual fundraiser before some 100 supporters Wednesday night.
It’s commuter crunch time, and not just because people are back from vacation. This morning, we begin a week-long look at Your Future Commute. But to look ahead, we have to look back.
Under the current proposal, the bridge will have a dedicated bus lane during rush hours. Cuomo has agreed to the formation of a task force that will make mass transit recommendations within a year.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to build a new Tappan Zee Bridge over the Hudson River got a big boost today.
Rockland County, already in a struggle with its finances, has just been hit again, WCBS 880 Sean Adams reported.
Westchester County and Rockland County executives want mass transit support to be an essential part of the bridge.
The new budget, which was different from the one proposed by county executive Scott Vanderhoef, will save more than 500 jobs and keeps Summit Hospital open while restoring money to police programs and non-profit agencies.
Rockland County’s problems have been growing for some time.
Rockland County residents know the road to cheap gas leads down south to New Jersey.
The White House says New York desperately needs a new bridge. President Barack Obama issued an executive order Tuesday clearing the way for a long-awaited Tappan Zee Bridge replacement.
Rockland County is taking out an emergency loan to pay its bills.
President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in New York after Tropical Storm Irene, freeing up federal recovery funds.
Tropical Storm Irene dumped barrels of water on Dutchess, Rockland and Westchester counties, knocking out power, flooding roads and even causing injuries and one fatality.