Skip to main content

2019 News Archives

Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Legislature Chairman Luis Alvarez responded today to the New York State Legislature’s passage of voting reform measures, including the immediate implementation of early voting:

“State legislators – and soon, Governor Cuomo – have taken a historic step forward in ensuring the rights of voters are not curtailed by the limitations of their work and family…

Read More
Homegrown Artists Exhibition

Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Government Center’s hallways are awash in colorful figures – beyond the workers, visitors and taxpayers walking through!

The Sullivan County Homegrown Artists Exhibition Program has mounted more than two dozen pieces of art in those hallways, from paintings and photographs to collages and sculptures. But with only two of the eight main hallways…

Read More

Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Legislature Chairman Luis Alvarez responded today to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s announcement that he will include the long-stalled Child Victims Act in his Executive Budget Proposal for 2019-2020:

“Justice is long overdue for the many adults who suffered at the hands of abusers years ago, and it is time our court system caught up with those crimes. Having…

Read More

Liberty, NY – The Sullivan County Welfare Fraud Task Force has made the following arrests over the past several months:

  • September 12, 2018 – Brad E. McCombs, 39, of Liberty was arrested on an outstanding Family Court warrant out of Steuben County, NY for failing to pay child support. McCombs was turned over to the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office for processing and…
Read More
Hilly Acres Farm in Jeffersonville

Jeffersonville, NY – Augmenting a $5,000 grant from the Delaware Highlands Conservancy, Sullivan County will funnel nearly half a million dollars in New York State funds to a Jeffersonville farm to preserve agricultural land, protect a municipal water supply and boost agritourism.

“Like Sullivan County, Governor Andrew Cuomo and the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets recognize…

Read More