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Senator Bonacic Attends Annual Donor Recognition Reception at Orange Regional Medical Center

Senator Bonacic with Scott Batulis, CEO of Orange Regional Medical Center, at the Donor Reception held on April 24, 2014.

April 25, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Secures $50,000 Grant for the Town of Masonville

Senator John Bonacic (R/I/C – Mt. Hope) announces that the Town of Masonville will receive $50,000 in funding from the Municipal Facilities Capital program. 

According to project details, the monies are needed to replace a plow truck/sand spreader, a purchase which will place the Town in a better position to keep roads safe next winter and beyond.  

April 24, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Secures $50,000 Grant for the Town of Liberty

Grant money to assist with structural repairs to Town Hall  

Senator Bonacic announces that the Town of Liberty has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the Municipal Facilities Program. 

April 22, 2014
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC SECURES $100,000 GRANT FOR THE CITY OF PORT JERVIS

MONIES TO BE USED TO RELOCATE RECREATION CENTER AND EXPAND POLICE DEPARTMENT  

Senator John Bonacic announces that the City of Port Jervis has been awarded $100,000 in funding from the Municipal Facilities Program.

April 21, 2014
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Earth Day 2014 Poster Contest: District 42

Dear Students,Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest. This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 42nd Senatorial District.Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state. I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2014 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is:Christian CapellaGrade 1Tuxedo Park School

April 17, 2014
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC SECURES $50,000 GRANT FOR THE TOWN OF NEVERSINK

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

April 16, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Secures $50,000 Grant for the Town of Deerpark

Senator Bonacic announces that the Town of Deerpark has been awarded $50,000 in funding from the Municipal Facilities Program. 

April 14, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Announces Sullivan County Retired Teacher and Long Time Volunteer as a NY Senate Woman of Distinction

Senator Bonacic announces that retired teacher and long-time community volunteer Barbara Sush has been chosen to be a New York Senate Woman of Distinction. This annual program honors women who make an exceptional contribution to their community.

April 11, 2014
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC RECOGNIZES APRIL AS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH

Statement from Senator Bonacic

By the time you finish reading this sentence, one child will have been abused somewhere in America. In the next 24 hours, 4 children will die from child abuse. Of those four children who die, 70% of those deaths will be children under the age of 4.

For these reasons, and many more, I want to invite you to recognize April as Child Abuse Prevention Month.

April 9, 2014
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC CONGRATULATES SUNY NEW PALTZ STUDENTS

Senator John J. Bonacic congratulates SUNY New Paltz students, Rachel Kaminisky and Ryan Murray, for having their research projects exhibited as part of The Innovative Exploration Forum.  This event, held in Albany, was sponsored by the SUNY Faculty Senate Undergraduate Academic Programs and Policies Committee.  The Senator enjoyed speaking with the two students about their research and future school plans.

April 3, 2014
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC SECURES $250,000 GRANT FOR THE TOWN OF ROSENDALE

MONIES TO HELP FUND NEW POOL PROJECT, INCREASES QUALITY OF LIFE FOR COMMUNITY

Senator John Bonacic (R/I/C – Mt. Hope) announces that he has secured $250,000 in funding from the New York State Economic Development Program for the Town of Rosendale, Ulster County. The monies will be used to replace the current pool which has been deemed unsafe to operate due to deterioration of its exterior shell, plumbing and piping, and high levels of water leakage. The pool’s bathhouse will also see improvements in its showers and toilet facilities, which will be open and available to those visiting the nearby rail trails.

April 2, 2014
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES $40 MILLION FOR POTHOLE REPAIRS IN STATE BUDGET PROPOSAL

Senator Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt. Hope) is pleased to announce that the New York State 2014 – 2015 budget agreement includes $40 million in funding to help fix the many potholes that are left after a rough winter throughout New York.

The increase in aid for pothole repairs is among several boosts in money for road repairs, particularly upstate. Local municipalities have raised concerns that the pothole problem would put stress on their budgets.

“This brutal winter has resulted in more than three feet of frost underneath our roads, and local governments have struggled to deal with the effect it has had on their budgets. The well-being of motorists and pedestrians across New York State depends on keeping our roads safe,” said Senator Bonacic.

April 1, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Announces 2014-2015 Budget

SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES 2014-15 STATE BUDGET:

WILL INCREASE AID TO EDUCATION, PROVIDE TAX RELIEF FOR HOMEOWNERS,

March 31, 2014
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