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Senator Bonacic Addresses the Hudson Valley Builders Association

Senator Bonacic discussed various issues relating to the housing and building market as well as concerns of interest to the group.

 

October 15, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Addresses the Hudson Valley Builders Association

Senator Bonacic discussed various issues relating to the housing and building market as well as concerns of interest to the group.

 

October 15, 2014
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Town of Mamakating to Receive $100,000 Grant for Town Hall Improvements

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the Town of Mamakating has been awarded $100,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

October 15, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Secures $50,000 Grant for Town of Liberty's Historic Town Hall

Monies to go towards continued repairs to Town Hall’s front porch

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the Town of Liberty has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

October 14, 2014
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Breakfast with American Legion Post 151, Wawayanda

Senator Bonacic and his wife, Pat, attended the pancake breakfast hosted by the American Legion Post 151 in Wawayanda recently.  This event benefits  the local Vietnam Vets, and here is the Senator with some of the Veteran chefs who cooked up a great meal.     

October 14, 2014
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Town of Hamptonburgh Receives $50,000 Grant

Monies to go towards repairs to waste water filtering system 

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the Town of Hamptonburg has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

October 14, 2014
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$50,000 Grant Secured for the Town of Goshen

Monies to go towards the renovation and restoration of Town Hall cupola 

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the Town of Goshen has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

October 14, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Attends the Sullivan County Partnership for Economic Development 20th Anniversary Celebration

Senator Bonacic joined the celebration for the Sullivan County Partnership's 20th anniversary held on Thursday, October 9, 2014. "It was a great evening, and I enjoyed meeting up with some good friends," said the Senator.  Here is the Senator with Harris and Judy Alport from A.Alport and Sons.

     

October 10, 2014
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At the opening of "Celebrating Catskill Waters: Past & Present" exhibit at Time and Valleys Museum, Grahamsville

Senator Bonacic attended the opening of a new temporary exhibit called “Celebrating Catskill Waters: Past & Present” which opened at the Time and Valleys Museum in Grahamsville on Thursday, October 9, 2014.  The exhibit includes photos, videos and a collection of artifacts that illustrates how important the lakes and rivers were to the families living in the area, but also how it was a draw for people from NYC for its recreational activities.

October 10, 2014
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At Warwick's Masker Orchards

Senator Bonacic and his wife, Pat, recently visited and picked apples at Warwick's Masker Orchards. The orchard was just coming off a very successful AppleFest, and the staff is preparing for the big Columbus Day weekend. Here is the Senator, Pat, and Victor Ludmerer, AKA, "Apple Jack."

October 10, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Secures $50,000 in Funding for Town of Rosendale

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the Town of Rosendale has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

Monies will go towards the impending move of Town Hall offices to the Rondout Municipal Center and includes the purchase of carpeting, an air conditioning system, and a security camera for the Rosendale Police Department who will share the space.  

October 9, 2014
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$50,000 Grant Awarded to Town of Lumberland for Repairs and Upgrades to Town Buildings

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the Town of Lumberland has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

Monies will go towards the purchase of energy efficient windows and doors at the Lumberland Senior Center and Thomas F. Hill Municipal Building as well as repairs to the floor at the Lumberland Town Hall.   

October 9, 2014
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Town of Hamden Awarded $50,000 Grant for Restoring Historic Building

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the Town of Hamden has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

The funding will go towards the purchase, relocation, renovation, and restoration of the historic 1828 one-room schoolhouse.

October 9, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Congratulates Orange County Rising Stars at Junior League/Leadership Orange 2014 Awards Dinner

Senator Bonacic stopped by the Rising Star Award Dinner hosted by the Junior League of Orange County and Leadership Orange, and congratulated all the honorees. Here he is with Brian Powers from Judelson, Giorgano & Siegel, and Lisa Kelly of Focus Media.  

October 9, 2014
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$50,000 Grant for Port Jervis for Youth and Community Center

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the City of Port Jervis has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

The funding will go towards the creation of a multi-functional youth and community center at Church Street Park which will include a two-story building with gym, recreation room, study rooms, computer stations, and kitchen.   

October 9, 2014
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$100,000 Grant Secured for The City of Middletown

Monies to go towards creating additional public parking in business district

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) announces that the City of Middletown has been awarded $100,000 in funding from the State & Municipal Facilities Capital Program.

October 9, 2014
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Senator Bonacic urges women to get a mammogram during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Early detection is crucial for overcoming breast cancer

Senator John Bonacic would like to remind women that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to take the steps necessary for early detection, and screening. He joins with the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program in their October Campaign to urge women to get mammograms.

October 6, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Announces New Tax Relief Measures

With so many hardworking families having a challenging time making ends meet, I have consistently made family tax relief one of my top priorities. 

That is why I am pleased to inform you about some of the new tax relief measures I’ve championed that will soon be helping local families throughout our region. $350 Family Tax Relief Checks In the coming weeks, thousands of local families with children will begin receiving a $350 check in the mail. These family tax relief checks, which are designed to help families cope with the rising cost of raising a child, will provide more than $400 million in direct tax relief to hard working New York families.

October 6, 2014
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Discussing the Hudson Valley housing market with representatives from the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors in Goshen

Senator Bonacic visited the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors in Goshen on Friday, October 3, to discuss the Hudson Valley housing market, and issues and concerns of interest to real estate professionals. (From l to r: Christopher McKniff, Esq. Gov't Affairs Director/Hudson Gateway; Katheryn De Clerck, Associate Broker/Rand Realty; Ron Garafalo, Branch Manager/Rand Realty; and from Hudson Gateway, CEO Richard Haggerty, and COO, Ann Gardi.)

October 3, 2014
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Downtown Port Jervis to get another historic building renovated

Senator Bonacic  joined with Port Jervis Mayor Kelly Decker (far right) and The Ruby Group on Thursday, October 2 to announce the renovation of  a 1910-era building at 29-31 Front Street to create new commercial space on the first floor, and six apartments on the upper two floors.  The Ruby Group has already successfully completed a distressed building renovation at 19-23 Front Street. 

October 3, 2014
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