Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson) today announced he has secured funding for several area programs that serve disabled youth and adults.
"These organizations and the dedicated people who work in them are special to me," said Senator Larkin. "They should be more recognized for the wonderful work they do every day in our local communities.
Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson) today announced a new examination for the position of Correction Officer with the New York State Department of Correctional Services will be held on March 19, 2005.
Applications must be sent no later than January 31, 2005.
Once accepted, candidates would be required to complete a 12-month training program through the Correctional Services Training Academy.
A trainee’s starting salary is currently $28,444 per year, which increases after six months to $30,043.
Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson) today announced he has secured state funding to help preserve local history in Orange and Ulster Counties.
"Arts and culture play an integral role in the quality of our lives," said Senator Larkin. "I am pleased to be able to make this funding announcement on behalf of our local museums and cultural foundations.
Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson) today announced that Governor George E. Pataki’s 2005-06 Executive Budget, which will be unveiled on Tuesday, will propose a restructured and expanded local aid program - know as "AIM" Aid and Incentives for Municipalities that will provide additional state funding over the next two years to cities, including Newburgh and Kingston.
Senator Bill Larkin congratulates Donna Ponessa of New Windsor for receiving the NYS Senate's 2003 Achiever's Award for her work on behalf of the disabled. Donna's parents, John and Alberta Ponessa look on.