Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement

Dutchess County Department of Human Resources Recruitment Announcement Title: Construction Equipment Mechanic II Recruitment Number: 2016-00000037 Last File Date: 12/16/2016 A recruitment has been announced in a title you indicated interest in. If you are still interested, please follow these steps: Read the minimum qualifications for the title carefully. Exceptions to the qualifications cannot be…

PUTNAM COUNTY WELCOMES NEWEST CITIZENS!

  PUTNAM COUNTY WELCOMES NEWEST CITIZENS! December 8, 2016 PUTNAM COUNTY WELCOMES NEWEST CITIZENS PUTNAM COUNTY CLERK MICHAEL C. BARTOLOTTI SWEARS IN 24 NEW CITIZENS AT NATURALIZATION CEREMONY ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2016 AT PUTNAM COUNTY HISTORIC COURTHOUSE Putnam County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti hosted a Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 10…

THE GRAND NURSING HOME CHAIN TO PAY OVER $2M IN BACK WAGES AND DAMAGES TO 844 UNDERPAID EMPLOYEES IN EASTERN NEW YORK

NEW YORK – A Queens-based operator of residential nursing homes and adult care facilities will pay a total of $2,006,796 in back wages and liquidated damages to 844 underpaid employees at five locations in eastern New York following a federal investigation of alleged violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act. An investigation by the U.S….

A DOVER AND A WASSAIC MAN ARE CHARGED WITH STEALING WAGES FOR RESPONDING TO FIRE ALARMS THAT NEVER OCCURRED AND OTHER SCHEMES

STATE EMPLOYEES CHARGED WITH STEALING WAGES FOR RESPONDING TO FIRE ALARMS THAT NEVER OCCURRED AND OTHER SCHEMES ALBANY – New York State Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott today announced the arrest of two safety and security officers for the State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD), on charges they stole nearly $13,000 from the…

Statement from County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro On Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council Awards

  Statement from County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro   On Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council Awards     “Dutchess County is proud to have helped the Mid-Hudson region secure more funding than any other region in the state. Projects in Dutchess County will receive $12.3 million, almost 15 percent of the Mid-Hudson’s award, including…

More than $700 Million in Economic Development Resources Awarded in Sixth Round of Regional Council Initiative – Town of Dover, Wassaic Project recieve grants

All 10 Regional Economic Development Councils Receive Funding to Drive Local Economies Forward and Implement Strategic Plans for Growth Finger Lakes, Mohawk Valley, Capital Region, Mid-Hudson and New York City Named ‘Top Performers’ – Awarded $409 Million in Total Funding Western New York, Southern Tier, Central New York, North Country and Long Island Receive $308…

State Police host first ever seminar to combat sexual assault on college campuses

  State Police host first ever seminar to combat sexual assault on college campuses NEW YORK STATE POLICE George P. Beach II Superintendent       PRESS RELEASE The New York State Police today announced as part of the “Enough is Enough” legislation, the NYSP Campus Sexual Assault Victims Unit (CSAVU) is holding the first ever…

Budget to Continue Focus on Restorative Justice

  Budget to Continue Focus on Restorative Justice Grant Project to Expand RESTART Program Services   Poughkeepsie…In 2017, Dutchess County will continue to enhance its model of restorative justice with the focus on prevention, intervention, diversion and transition.  Beginning in January, in partnership with Project M.O.R.E., Inc., Dutchess County’s successful in-jail cognitive behavioral therapy program,…

New Actions to Assist Homeowners Facing Foreclosure and Hold Banks and Mortgage Servicers Accountable For Maintaining “Zombie Properties”

Governor Announces New Actions to Assist Homeowners Facing Foreclosure and Hold Banks and Mortgage Servicers Accountable For Maintaining “Zombie Properties”   Consumer Bill Of Rights and Final Regulation and Are Final Pieces Of Sweeping Legislation Signed By Governor Cuomo to Assist Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Actions Combat Blight Created By Vacant and Abandoned Properties Across New…

Troop K removed 22 impaired drivers from the roadways this past weekend

  Troop K removed 22 impaired drivers from the roadways this past weekend NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert M. Nuzzo Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE     Troop K – In an effort to remove intoxicated and impaired drivers from the roadways throughout Columbia, Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester Counties, the New York State Police from Troop…

Expanded Online Tool to Connect New Yorkers to Addiction Treatment Services

  Outpatient Services and Opioid Treatment Programs Added to Search Tool   Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a newly upgraded web-based search tool to help connect residents struggling with addiction to treatment. The OASAS Treatment Availability Dashboard application allows New Yorkers to access any service in the New York State Office…

Enhanced Equipment and Training for Police Officers and New Recruits Across New York State

State Investment Provides Equipment for 33 Police Academies and Agencies to Teach Reality-Based Training New Training Will Enhance Safety During Police-Civilian Interactions List of Agencies and Academies Receiving Equipment Available Here Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York will provide 33 police academies and agencies across the state with equipment for enhanced training…