Michael F. Nozzolio

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Education Update

Many of you have contacted me to express your concern regarding the education policies adopted in the 2015-16 New York State Budget.  As someone who shares a passionate belief in our teachers and our schools, and a deep personal and professional commitment to our children's future, I greatly appreciate the time and effort that many of you have taken to communicate your views about this important issue.

 

April 15, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO CONGRATULATES SETH AGATA, CHAIRMAN OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RELATION BOARD

Senator Mike Nozzolio recently met with Seth Agata, the new Chairman of the New York State Public Employees Relations Board at the State Capitol.  As a member of the Senate Finance committee, Senator Nozzolio supported Mr. Agata's nomination and he was confirmed by the full Senate.  Both Senator Nozzolio and Seth Agata are alumni of the Cornell School of Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR).

April 13, 2015
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EARTH DAY 2015 POSTER CONTEST: DISTRICT 54

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 54th 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 2015 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is: Nicholas Deyulio1st GradePerkins Elementary School

April 10, 2015
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STATE SENATE TO HOLD JOINT COMMITTEE HEARING ON CYBER SECURITY AND CYBER TERRORISM

                                         

April 7, 2015
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SENATORS HERALD STATE FUNDING FOR OWASCO LAKE

 

State Senators Mike Nozzolio, John DeFrancisco and James L. Seward announced today that the new state budget includes a major win for one of Cayuga County’s key natural resources.

 

April 3, 2015
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Senator Nozzolio Secures Funding to Reimburse Cayuga and Seneca Counties

State Budget Reimburses Counties for Unpaid Indian Property Taxes

March 30, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES LEGISLATION REQUIRING PROMPT DELIVERY OF STATE TAX REFUNDS

 

Senator Mike Nozzolio announced that today, the Senate enacted legislation today that would ensure timely payment of state income tax refunds. The bill, S.1782, requires the State Department of Taxation and Finance to pay tax refunds within 30 days of receiving a taxpayer’s return, unless there is a discrepancy in the return.

March 25, 2015
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Chelsea Campbell as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Chelsea Campbell of the Clifton Springs Fire Department. Congratulations Chelsea and thank you for your service and dedication to Clifton Springs and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Chelsea and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters.

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

You can also watch a short video about Chelsea by clicking below. She truly is a remarkable young woman.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YAfGsfjKwu8

March 23, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO APPOINTED AS CO-CHAIRMAN TO KEY BUDGET CONFERENCE COMMITTEE

Continuing his efforts to enact a balanced, on-time State budget again this year, New York State Senator Mike Nozzolio was appointed to serve as Co-Chairman of the Joint Budget Conference Committee for Public Protection and as a member of the Transportation Budget Conference Committee. Senator Nozzolio also serves on the Senate Finance Committee, which is responsible for all aspects of the State budget. 

March 13, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES “BRIGHTER FUTURE” BUDGET PLAN

Creates New Property Tax Rebate for Middle-Class Homeowners, Extends Historic Opportunities to Students, Invests in NY’s Infrastructure to Create Good-Paying Jobs

March 12, 2015
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SENATOR MIKE NOZZOLIO CELEBRATES WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

Hosts Online Women's History Month Exhibit in Honor of Women's History Month

 

March 9, 2015
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Brandon Klahn as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Brandon Klahn of the Port Gibson Department. Congratulations Brandon and thank you for your service and dedication to Port Gibson and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Brandon and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters.

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

March 9, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES OPENING OF THE NEW FINGER LAKES COMMUNITY COLLEGE VITICULTURE AND WINE CENTER IN GENEVA

Earlier today, State Senator Mike Nozzolio, along with Assemblyman Brian Kolb, Dr. Barbara Risser, President of Finger Lakes Community College (FLCC), and numerous local officials and academic leaders, officially opened the new FLCC Viticulture and Wine Center.  The new world-class center is the only program of its kind in the Northeast and will create numerous jobs and economic opportunities in a wide variety of fields related to tourism and the wine and grape industry.

 

March 6, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO CONTINUES COMMITMENT TO SUPPORT NEW YORK’S FARMERS

‘Grown in New York’ Initiative Will Strengthen Agriculture Industry

March 5, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO WELCOMES 4-H STUDENTS TO ALBANY

Senator Mike Nozzolio recently welcomed members of 4-H groups from around the Finger Lakes Region to the New York State Capitol.  The students represented Ontario, Cayuga, Yates, and Stueben counties and discussed the importance of the agricultural industry to New York State.

 

March 4, 2015
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Patrick Spence as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Patrick Spence of the Clifton Springs Fire Department. Congratulations Patrick and thank you for your service and dedication to Clifton Springs and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Patrick and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

 

March 2, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES LEGISLATION TARGETING CYBER TERRORISM ENACTED IN STATE SENATE

Senator Mike Nozzolio announced that the New York State Senate enacted four measures to crack down on cyber terrorism and its rapidly expanding threat to the state’s security and finances. The legislation would enact tougher penalties for cyber-related crimes, create cyber security programs to identify potential risks and threats, and require the state to perform a comprehensive review of all its cyber security measures every five years. 

February 26, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO MEETS WITH NORTH ROSE WOLCOTT FOOD SERVICE DIRECTOR NANCY YOUNGLOVE

Senator Mike Nozzolio recently met with Nancy Younglove, the Food Service Director at North Rose Wolcott Central Schools.  Nancy was honored recently with the “School Nutrition Hero Award” by the New York State School Nutrition Association. 

 

February 26, 2015
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Casey, Tim, & Michelle Magee as "Firefighters of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Casey, Tim, & Michelle Magee of the Marion Fire Department. Congratulations Casey, Tim and Michelle and thank you for your service and dedication to Marion and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about The Magee Family and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

February 23, 2015
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