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2022 News Archives

Detour for Bridge 427

County Bridge 427 in the Town of Fallsburg, on Krum Road, will be closed on Friday June 24 for maintenance. Traffic will need to utilize Mitteer Road/TH 76, County Road 104, Mongaup Road/TH 46 Road to Krum Road as alternate roads. Maintenance closure may be needed for 2 weeks depending upon weather.


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Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Manager’s Office today released three map-based proposals for redrawing the nine existing legislative districts in the County.

“These maps represent a diligent effort by the County – through an independent consultant who has done redistricting for counties all over the country – to update the boundaries of these districts so that each legislator is…

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Monticello, NY – Sullivan County’s new poet laureate Sharon Kennedy-Nolle and former poet laureate Eric Baylin have teamed up together to offer a series of FREE summer en plein air Poetry and Art workshops in cooperation with the Sullivan County Parks & Recreation Department.

Sharon and Eric will lead a two-hour creative outing beginning at 11 a.m. at five locales beloved…

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Monticello, NY – District 1 Sullivan County Legislator Robert A. Doherty today released the following statement in response to Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther’s call for Sullivan County to adopt a temporary cap on the taxes it collects on sales of gasoline:

“It is unfortunate that the Assemblywoman does not understand that we are a sales tax-based economy. By cutting that sales tax – even…

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Matthew Albeck

Hurleyville, NY – “I only had to hear four bars of a song Matthew Albeck was playing on his sexy yellow Fender Strat to know I loved this young man’s music,” said Carol Smith, co-producer of the Sullivan County Cultural Center & Museum’s First Sunday concert series. “He was playing an instrumental song for an appreciative crowd at the Jeffersonville Farm Market. It was a beautiful, lazy…

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Travis Building in Liberty

Liberty, NY – Part of Sullivan County’s social services complex in Liberty will briefly close to the public this Monday afternoon, June 13, in order for employees to complete required training.

“Our entire staff must participate in this training at the same time,” explained Health & Human Services Commissioner John Liddle, “so from 1 p.m. on, we will not be open at Social Services…

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

  • May 28 – Jennifer A. Patterson, 30, of Liberty was arrested and charged with Welfare Fraud in the 3rd Degree a Class D Felony, and Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the 1st Degree, a Class E Felony. It is alleged that Patterson stole $3,248 in Temporary…
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Nancy McGraw

Albany, NY - The New York State Association of County Health Officials (NYSACHO) announced the results of its 2022 election for Board of Directors and leadership. NYSACHO represents all 58 local health commissioners and public health directors, serving as the voice for all of New York State’s local health departments.

Nancy McGraw was elected president of NYSACHO. She has served as the…

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Riverfest in Narrowsburg

The Delaware Valley Arts Alliance’s largest volunteer effort is Riverfest, held in Narrowsburg each July.

Narrowsburg, NY – Sullivan County’s Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is excited to announce a new volunteer station in southwestern Sullivan County: the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) in Narrowsburg.

“RSVP hasn’t added a volunteer…

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** UPDATE ** All seats have now been filled for the below Notary Test, but if you’d like to be put on a wait list for the next test, please email

Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Clerk’s Office, in conjunction with the NYS Division of Licensing Services, is offering a Notary Public Test on Thursday, July 28 at 11:30 a.m. at the Monticello Elks Lodge.…

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