Scott Vanderhoef

Former Rockland County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef (credit: rocklandgov.com)

Stories From Main Street: Vanderhoef Looks Back On 5 Terms As Rockland County Executive

Republican C. Scott Vanderhoef said he is humbled and grateful that Rockland voters continued to re-elect him over all those years. He chose not to seek a sixth term in office.

01/06/2014

Rockland County Executive Ed Day (credit: electday.com)

Republican Ed Day Elected Rockland County Executive

Day, a Republican, defeated Democrat David Fried for the seat, which had been held by C. Scott Vanderhoef for 20 years.

11/06/2013

A girl holds jerry cans while waiting in line at a gas station on November 1, 2012 in Hazlet township, New Jersey. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Rockland County To Impose Gas Restrictions

Rockland County will issue a local emergency order restricting the amount of fuel that an individual can purchase at a gas station.

11/02/2012

Rockland County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef (credit: Rockland County)

Vanderhoef Won’t Seek Re-Election

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.

10/11/2012

Route 1 and 9 (file / via Wikipedia)

WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute – Looking To The Past

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.

09/10/2012

NYMTC meeting on the new Tappan Zee Bridge on Monday, Aug. 20, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

NYMTC Approves Plan For New Tappan Zee Bridge

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.

08/20/2012

The Tappan Zee Bridge is seen from Tarrytown - Aug 16, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

County Executives Endorse New Tappan Zee Bridge

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to build a new Tappan Zee Bridge over the Hudson River got a big boost today.

08/16/2012

Moody's (file / credit: JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Moody’s Downgrades Rockland County Credit Rating

Rockland County, already in a struggle with its finances, has just been hit again, WCBS 880 Sean Adams reported.

05/11/2012

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, and Rockland County Executive Scott Vanderhoef flanked by Jonathan Drapkin and Adam Bosch of Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress - Tarrytown, NY - Apr 26, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

County Executives Want More Information On Tappan Zee Bridge

Westchester County and Rockland County executives want mass transit support to be an essential part of the bridge.

04/26/2012

The seal of Rockland County

Rockland County Legislature Proposes To Save Some Services, Jobs But Raise Taxes

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.

12/07/2011

The seal of Rockland County

Rockland County Executive Announces Budget That Raises Taxes, Cuts Jobs

Rockland County’s problems have been growing for some time.

10/25/2011

Gas Pump (file / credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Rockland Legislator Ed Day Continues Push To Lower Gas Prices

Rockland County residents know the road to cheap gas leads down south to New Jersey.

10/14/2011

The Tappan Zee Bridge is seen from Sleepy Hollow, NY - Aug 31, 2008 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

President Obama Greenlights Speeding Up New Tappan Zee Bridge Project

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.

10/11/2011

The seal of Rockland County

Rockland County Takes Out $40 Million Emergency Loan

Rockland County is taking out an emergency loan to pay its bills.

09/12/2011

A utility crew is seen at work in Lewisboro, NY - Aug 31, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

President Obama Signs Irene Disaster Declaration For Upstate New York Counties

President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in New York after Tropical Storm Irene, freeing up federal recovery funds.

08/31/2011

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