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Monticello, NY – The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for many parts of New York State until 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 20. This warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are likely.

Citizens are…

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Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Office for the Aging is interested in what residents have to say about what’s important to them as they and their loved ones age in Sullivan County. 

A Community Needs Assessment Survey is one of several ways in which the Office is reaching out. The data gathered from this survey is an essential piece of the process that evaluates available…

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Monticello, NY – Building on momentum from the first public session, Sullivan County government, local school districts and municipalities will gather again to begin firming up plans to deliver services more efficiently to the residents of the County. Deputy County Manager John Liddle will return as host, with members of the public invited to begin the process of submitting a County-wide…

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

  •    May 29, 2019 – Ricky A. Williams, 48, of Callicoon was arrested on an outstanding warrant for violating the conditions of his parole and the Misdemeanor of Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the Second Degree. Williams’ arrest was the…
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Battle of Minisink Commemoration

Barryville, NY – The remains of the 46 members of the colonial militia who were killed at the Battle of Minisink on July 22, 1779 were left on the hilltop where the battle took place for 43 years before an expedition was mounted to recover them.

During those years, the battle – and those who died in it – was largely forgotten, but ever since a speech at the annual dinner of the Orange…

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Livingston Manor, NY – The Sullivan County Division of Public Works (DPW) will begin a series of roadwork projects in Livingston Manor tomorrow.

On Friday, July 12, DPW crews will begin mill-and-fill repair work along the entire length of County Route 81 (DeBruce Road), continuing through Tuesday, July 16. While the road will remain open to traffic, travelers should expect some delays…

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Bethel, NY – To accommodate New York State’s Catskills Challenge event, the County-managed Lake Superior State Park on Dr. Duggan Road in Bethel will temporarily be closed to the public tomorrow, Thursday, July 11, until approximately 2 p.m.

The culvert to be replaced in Eldred

Eldred, NY – Sullivan County’s Division of Public Works will conduct a Public Informational Meeting to discuss the proposed replacement of a culvert on Eldred-Yulan Road/County Route 33 that is approximately 550 feet west of the intersection of Eldred-Yulan Road/CR33 and Route 55 (CR 11).

The meeting will be held at the Highland Town Hall, 4 Proctor Road, Eldred, on Tuesday, July 23,…

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Jefferson Street, Monticello, NY

Monticello, NY – Now that the water line to the new Sullivan County Jail has been installed, a crew from the County’s Division of Public Works will be repaving Jefferson Street between the Government Center and Raceway Road/Route 17B this Tuesday, July 9 and Wednesday, July 10.

This is one of the most heavily travelled roads in all of Sullivan County, so while the work should only take…

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Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Treasurer’s Office just posted the latest list of unclaimed funds, and people can check whether they may be on that list by visiting

“Each year, my Office provides notice to potential owners of funds which the County of…

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