Rockland County Legislator Aron Wieder is among those working to bring relief to families devastated by the tragic Bronx fire that claimed 17 lives, including eight children.
The Jewish Federation and Foundation of Rockland County issued a statement Thursday afternoon calling out specific language used at a recent Rockland Legislature meeting.
Public Hearing on Spring Valley Buildings Department Continues Next Legislative Session, Vote Expected
The Rockland County Legislature opened a public hearing Tuesday on a proposed new law that would create an Office of Buildings and Codes and grant the authority for the office to operate. The hearing remains open and will continue at the next full Legislature meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 1st.
County Executive Ed Day and Director of Economic Development and Tourism Lucy Redzeposki announced $205,000 in grants to 22 organizations promoting tourism in Rockland during a virtual event Wednesday.
Multiple towns across Rockland County have announced Winter Weather Advisories, warning Rocklanders of expected snowfall of two inches, with local areas up to three inches.
Rockland 2nd Annual National Night Out For Law Enforcement
Rockland Boulders Stadium 1 Palisades Credit Union Park Dr, Pomona, NY 10970
Rockland's 2nd Annual National Night Out will be taking place on Monday, August 12th, at the Rockland Boulders Stadium. The night will feature presentations by Law Enforcement and Fire Departments, including a K-9 presentation, and the use of the Jaws of Life. The evening will also include entertainment such as a dunk tank, bounce house, face painting and more. A firework grand finale will finish off the night with a bang. The event begins at 4:00pm, and will continue through 9:00pm. Admission is free for all.
Questions and issues raised during a meeting of the Rockland County Legislature Tuesday night will not hinder or delay the County’s ability to enact the takeover of the Spring Valley Building Department, according to Day.
The NYS COVID-19 testing site is now open at Rockland Community College.
Orange & Rockland’s (O&R) emergency response teams have been working throughout the night – and will continue today – to address outages caused by high winds coupled by the wintery mix that began last night.
A weather update has been released from the Ramapo Highway Department providing the most up to date information on the ongoing storm.
Company and contractor overhead line crews and tree removal experts have been activated for storm duty beginning this evening and continuing through the day Monday.
A weather update has been released from the Ramapo Highway Department providing the most up to date information on the incoming storm.
Rockland County Legislators Aron Wieder and Toney Earl honored three Village of Spring Valley Police Officers who braved fire and heavy smoke conditions to rescue three children.
“Great news today for our residents,” Rockland County Executive Ed Day wrote. “Rockland Community College (RCC) will open as a New York State COVID-19 testing site on Tuesday, January 18th.”
Municipalities across Rockland County are beginning preparations for what will possibly be a snowy few days this week.
County Executive Ed Day was joined by Rockland County Office of Fire & Emergency Services Director Chris Kear this week to sign a resolution approving funding in the amount of $351,925 from the New York State Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services (NYS DHSES).
O&R is mobilizing its company-wide emergency response group to make repairs and restore electric service in preparation for this weekend’s predicted nor’easter, which is expected to sweep through the region Sunday evening into Monday.
Project funding approved at the meeting includes $2,875,000 and $3,375,000 WIIA grants for Sewer District No. 1 projects in Rockland County.
The frigid temperatures that have set New Yorkers teeth chattering is going to continue into the week end, with temps set to single digits with sub zero wind chill.
Rockland County Legislator Phil Soskin recognized honorees at this year’s Tomche Shabbos annual dinner to call attention to the nonprofit’s work and support of the community.
County Executive Ed Day submitted the draft Local Law to create an Office of Buildings and Codes to the County Legislature. This is the latest internal step to prepare to take over the functions of the Spring Valley Building Department.
The Rockland County Health Commissioner, Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert, is urging all Rockland residents to protect themselves from the current surge of COVID-19.
This past week, two devastating fires have caused the deaths of 32 people -17 of those children – and left several others with life threatening injuries, which could drive the death toll even higher. Here are some tips on how to stay safe.