State Senator Greg Ball, a Republican representing Westchester County and other areas of the Hudson Valley, is not happy with the response efforts to get power restored to his district in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Accordingly, Mr. Ball sent out a press release this morning titled, “BALL: ‘10 DAYS IS TOO DAMN LONG,’” calling on both Consolidated Edison and New York State Electric & Gas to get electricity back to the area posthaste.
Mahopac, N.Y. – 10/24/2012 – Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R, C) is now happy to announce, that as a result of a three-way agreement between the Governor, Senate and Assembly, funds are now available for a $50,000 grant for the Mahopac Library.
Brewster, N.Y. – 10/26/2012 – Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R, C) is urging residents and utilities to closely monitor the progress of Hurricane Sandy and prepare for potential storm impacts. Although the storm track is still uncertain, Hurricane Sandy has the potential to affect the Hudson Valley with a variety of threats, including heavy rain, high winds, flooding, tornadoes, coastal surges, and widespread power outages.
Carmel, N.Y. – 10/23/2012 – With the possibility of a special session in the near future, Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R, C) and Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell are calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo and the State Legislature to take an up-or-down vote before January 1, 2013 to pass a comprehensive mandate relief package.
Mt. Kisco, N.Y. – 10/23/2012 – Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R, C) was at the Mt. Kisco Town Hall on Monday night to accept Mt. Kisco Village Boards nomination of Santo Asaro into the 2nd Annual Veterans’ Hall of Fame.
Earlier this month, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed state Sen. Greg Ball’s bill S6799 into law. The bill requires that New York state driver’s licenses or identification cards indicate if the cardholder is a veteran of the armed forces.
Brewster, N.Y. – (10/17/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R,C-Patterson) was at the old Brewster Town Hall on Wednesday night to continue his town hall tour and also to accept South East Town Boards veteran nomination and ten other WWII veterans into the 2nd Annual Veterans’ Hall of Fame.
Brewster, N.Y. – 10/19/2012 – Senator Greg Ball (R, C, I – Patterson) introduced new legislation aimed at saving consumers money at the gas pump by focusing on three causes of rising gas prices: zone pricing, cash vs. credit pricing, and gas taxes.
Ashikari Breast Center to add Intra-Operative Radiation
Cortlandt Manor, N.Y. – (10/18/12) – Women treated for breast cancer at Hudson Valley Hospital Center will have more choices thanks to a $150,000 grant received today from New York State with the help of Senator Greg Ball (R,C-Patterson)