On Thursday, January 9th, 2014 Senator John Bonacic spoke at the Orange County Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Breakfast held at West Hills Country Club. Senator Bonacic updated the members on Governor Cuomo's State of the State address, as well as other topics which included, taxes, creation of private sector jobs, casinos and more help for disabled veterans.
PRESS RELEASE: SENATOR BONACIC ADVOCATES FOR TAX REFORM
New York State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt. Hope) is eager to advocate for the Senate Republicans position on tax reform during the upcoming legislative session. The recommendations would create jobs and reduce taxes on businesses, families and seniors.
Senator John Bonacic was honored by the New York State Assessors' Association, Inc. and was given the Distinguished Assistance Award for his significant contributions to the improvement of assessment administration in the State of New York.
On Thursday, December 18th, JoeAnn Drake, a representative from Senator Bonacic’s Office attended the groundbreaking ceremony for a new residence hall at SUNY New Paltz. The residence hall, scheduled to open in August 2015, will play a critical role in meeting significant student demand for on-campus housing. The 69,000 square foot building will feature residential wings organized in clusters of four double beds around two private bathrooms. The building will house a brand new café, a seminar room, designated quite study lounges, and Skype rooms for students.
Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the Thanksgiving Day Creative Celebration. We received outstanding poems, essays, and artwork that exemplify the creativity of New York State’s young people.
The submissions received are remarkable in what they represent – showing gratitude and respect for family, friends, our troops fighting overseas, and many other important subjects and activities. I am humbled and honored to see such inspiring contributions in response to what is a deceptively difficult question: “What are you thankful for?”
“EDWARD S. TUCKER MEMORIAL BOULEVARD” LEGISLATION SIGNED INTO LAW
State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt. Hope) is pleased to announce that Governor Cuomo signed into law a bill he sponsored to create the “Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard.” The legislation (S.5328) designates a portion of New York State Route 208 in the Town of Shawangunk, in Ulster County, as the “Edward S. Tucker Memorial Boulevard.
Letters Offer to Complete Free STAR Application at a Cost
Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt. Hope) today advised taxpayers to beware of solicitations offering a fee-based service to apply for the School Tax Relief (STAR) property tax exemption – when homeowners can apply for free.
On Wednesday, October 30th, 2013, the Town of Deerpark broke ground for a new combination highway garage and senior center. Senator Bonacic secured a $25,000 grant for the project for the much needed facilities. Pictured in front of the plans for the new project is Mike Ventre, a representative from Senator Bonacic’s office, with Town of Deerpark Supervisor Karl Brabanec.
On Sunday, October 27th, 2013, Senator Bonacic attended the Middletown Lions Club's Pancake Breakfast. Senator Bonacic is pictured with Nick Scali, Mike Kesten, Jerri Armstrong, Valerie Dombrowski, Clifford Youngs and Tom Roberts.
On Thursday, October 24, 2013, Senator Bonacic attended the Orange County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Awards Reception at Anthony's Pier 9 in New Windsor. Senator Bonacic is pictured above with Dr. Hal Teitelbaum, of "Commitment to Community" award winner Crystal Run Healthcare, and his wife Jen.