State of the County
In his State of the County address tonight, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone is expected to announce the formation of a panel that will examine the best ways to spend federal aid on recovery from superstorm Sandy.
Public employee unions are being pushed to make concessions as local governments struggle to balance budgets. This is especially the case in Westchester County, where battle lines are being drawn.
In his speech, Astorino is expected to continue his pledge to promote tax relief, preserve essential services, and promote economic growth.
The theme: to rebuild, renew, and reconnect with the citizens of Rockland.