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.