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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION GRANT AWARDS OF $321, 503 TO RAMPO-CATSKILL LIBRARY SYSTEM IN SULLIVAN COUNTY

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), today announced that the Ramapo-Catskill Library System in Sullivan County has been awarded $321,503 in public library construction funds. The grant funds are from $14 million in capital funds for public library construction provided in the 2010 State Budget.  The Daniel Pierce Library will receive $211,035 to renovate the roof, windows and masonry including chimney and structural restoration on brick walls; install new electrical and a fire alarm system, an overhead canopy on the handicapped walkway; replace the heating system with a geothermal system; an entry and exit reconfiguration; fabricate iron railings, expand library service space by 23,500 sq ft and furnish the new interior space. The Ethelbert B.

May 17, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION GRANT AWARD OF $64,829 TO THE PORT JERVIS FREE LIBRARY

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), today announced that the Port Jervis Free Library of the Mid-Hudson Library System in Orange County has been awarded $64,829 in public library construction funds.  The grant funds are from $14 million in capital funds for public library construction provided in the 2010 State Budget. The funds will enable the Port Jervis Free Library to improve the building’s integrity through brick and masonry restoration as well as create new space in the basement for community programs. “Libraries are an important asset to our communities. Maintaining the public library system in all communities should be a priority. Libraries are a priceless resource to our communities and should not be forgotten.

May 17, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION GRANT AWARD OF $33,000 TO THE SAUGERTIES PUBLIC LIBRARY

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), today announced that the Saugerties Public Library of the Mid-Hudson Library System in Ulster County has been awarded $33,000 in public library construction funds.  The grant funds are from $14 million in capital funds for public library construction provided in the 2010 State Budget. The funds will enable the Saugerties Public Library to create new space, install energy efficient windows, improve insulation and install radiant heating through floors on the lower level for the children’s library. “Libraries are an important asset to our communities. Maintaining the public library system in all communities should be a priority. Libraries are a priceless resource to our communities and should not be forgotten.

May 17, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION GRANT AWARD OF $9,606 TO SIDNEY MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY

Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), today announced that the Sidney Memorial Public Library of the Four County Library System in Delaware County has been awarded $9,606 in public library construction funds.  

May 17, 2011
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 11:30 AM, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 Room 123 CAP

May 17, 11:30 AM - 11:39 AM
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Senator Bonacic was the Guest Speaker at the 55th Annual Installation Dinner & Dance for the Rock Hill Volunteer Fire Department

Senator Bonacic is pictured with Alan Sorenson, Sullivan County Legislator; Judge Mark Meddaugh, Sullivan County Family Court Judge and Tony Cellini, Supervisor for the Town of Thompson.

May 12, 2011
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Senator Bonacic was the Guest Speaker at the 55th Annual Installation Dinner & Dance for the Rock Hill Volunteer Fire Department

Senator Bonacic is pictured with Alan Sorenson, Sullivan County Legislator; Judge Mark Meddaugh, Sullivan County Family Court Judge and Tony Cellini, Supervisor for the Town of Thompson.

May 12, 2011
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Senator Bonacic sponsored a Senate Resolution honoring the John A. Coleman Girls Basketball Team.

Senator Bonacic is pictured with the John A. Coleman Girls Basketball Team and their Coach Guy Leonard. 

May 12, 2011
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Kelly Myers

Kelly Myers has been a pioneering force in human services for over 15 years. Graduating Cum Laude from SUNY New Paltz, she has supervised residential programs for people with disabilities and coordinated clinical services. She continuously strives to help those she worked with obtain as much independence as possible.Currently employed by St. Mary of the Snow Church as Coordinator of Religious Education for the parish, Ms. Myers is renown throughout the Saugerties community for her unwavering dedication to service. She has volunteered for numerous organizations, including Clearwater Sloop, Saugerties Historical Society, Stockade Garden Society, Saugerties Farmer’s Market, Habitat for Humanity and the Saugerties Girls’ Community Club to name a few!

May 11, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC ENCOURAGES WOMEN TO GET MAMMOGRAMS

Senator Bonacic today has joined with the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program in their annual Mother’s Day Campaign to urge women to get mammograms. 

May 8, 2011
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May 2, 2011: Legislative Report with John Bonacic

Senator Bonacic discusses his legislation to eliminate the MTA Tax in the Hudson Valley and Long Island as well as the John A. Colman Girls' Basketball Team.

May 5, 2011
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Senate Resolution Congratulating the John A. Coleman Girls Basketball Team

May 2, 2011 - Senator Bonacic sponsored a Senate Resolution honoring the John A. Coleman Girls Basketball Team.

May 3, 2011
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 11:30 AM, Tuesday, May 3, 2011 Room 510 LOB

May 3, 11:30 AM - 11:39 AM
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Hancock Central School Earth Day Competition Posters

I would like to thank Hancock Central School and their students for participating in our Earth Day Poster Competition. In keeping with the theme of our Earth Day Celebration of “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.” We will celebrate and honor Earth Day this year  by displaying your work on my website. Also, each participant will receive a certificate acknowledging their participation in the competition. Thank you and don’t forget to “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!”

April 28, 2011
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Senator Bonacic Comments on the Students Inside Albany Program

Senator Bonacic talks about the Students Inside Albany Program and his student shadow,  Saugerties High School Senior; Brooke Littlefield.

April 25, 2011
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Senator Bonacic Comments on Property Taxes

Senator Bonacic Comments on Property Taxes

April 20, 2011
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