The Cayuga Operating Plant is the single largest taxpayer in the Town of Lansing and if the plans to repower the plant are not approved, the average Lansing property taxpayer would see their school taxes increase by 11.7% and county taxes increase by 7.4%.
In an effort to promote the natural beauty of the greater Finger Lakes region and support the tourism industry, State Senator Mike Nozzolio today announced that he will be holding a Finger Lakes tourism photo promotion and will be inviting the public to share their favorite Finger Lakes photos on his Facebook page.
The State Senate today enacted legislation that will increase organ donation in New York State. This legislation, S.5046A, would allow a non-profit contractor to operate the New York State Donate Life Registry in an effort to increase organ donations.
Continuing his strong commitment to New York’s hardworking taxpayers, State Senator Mike Nozzolio today announced the adoption of legislation, S.996, in the State Senate that he co-sponsored to prohibit the purchase of alcoholic beverages, tobacco products or lottery tickets with public assistance benefits.
Senator Mike Nozzolio today announced that the New York State Senate has enacted legislation that he sponsored to end the destruction of the property tax base in Cayuga and Seneca Counties resulting from the refusal of individuals to pay their property taxes based on their claims of individual Indian sovereignty. To date, the Cayugas' have refused to pay almost $1.5 million in property taxes owed to Cayuga and Seneca Counties.