Bickering Continues in SC Legislature; Safe Housing Initiative in Fallsburg; Schumer Pushes SC Internet Hookup 01/19/13

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January 18, 2013
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More Sullivan County legislators, of both parties, are asking, more often, what’s going on?  Legislature Chairman Scott Samuelson is getting the heat.  “I guess I’m uncomfortable with the lack of communication from his [Samuelson] position,” Legislator Cindy Kurpil Gieger, a fellow Democrat, said following the committee meeting.
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The Sullivan County Legislature voted four to one in committee to revise the county charter to change the provision that requires a supermajority-or six of the nine legislators-to appoint a person to or remove him or her from the position of county manager. In introducing it, legislator Alan Sorensen said, “This resolution will restore the original intent of the Sullivan County Charter bringing it back to a simple majority.”
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The Fallsburg School District likely lost as much as $500,000 in anticipated state aid overnight because it did not file a teacher evaluation plan on time. The Sullivan County district was one of four – including New York City, which has more than 1 million students – that missed the midnight Thursday deadline for filing a plan with the state..

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Mr. Willy’s Restaurant: The BEST in Creative American Cuisine in the Catskills
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Senator Charles Schumer is calling on the federal government to release hundreds of millions of dollars at could help bring broadband to rural parts of the Hudson Valley. Schumer says $485 million in unused funds would help bring high speed internet to homes and businesses in Orange and Sullivan counties.

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Related: Schumer: Relax Internet rules

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The program, which will be administered by the Rural Ulster Preservation Company (RUPCO), will target families with income under 80% of the area median income and will target homes that are typically at least 20 years old, have significant safety issues and code violations due to their deteriorated conditions, and are otherwise well beyond their useful life.

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