Legislative Report: Week of May 8, 2014

Dutchess County Legislator Francena Amparo, District 14, D – Town of Wappinger

32C Scarborough Lane, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Tel: 845-418-3162

EFax: 914-239-4543

Email: francena.amparo@gmail.com

Facebook: Francena-Amparo-Dutchess-County-Legislator-for-District-14

Twitter: legislator_14

LinkedIn: Francena Amparo

Web: http://www.famparo.com

Activities: Attended the Democratic Caucus and Veteran’s Affairs meetings. Also attended the Metro North Customer Outreach meeting in Croton-Harmon. Responded to multiple calls and emails regarding: the Dutchess County Comptroller’s inappropriate tweets, the new capacity zone, the Human Rights Commission, jail expansion, domestic violence concerns; voting rights information and registration; the energy tax; the repeal of the energy tax and who voted in favor of it; DC Eastern Gov’t Center; the use of brine on county roads; and the Resource Recovery Agency. Conducted research on the utility easement and pod resolutions. Handling various tasks regarding the organization of the 3rd Annual Health and Wellness Fair. Also participated in a conference call regarding the revised FEMA flood maps.

Events: Organizing the 3rd Annual Southern Dutchess Health and Wellness Fair at Mesier Park in the Village of Wappingers Falls on Saturday, June 7th. Sponsoring a Blood Drive June 7th as well. The rain date is Sunday, June 8th.

Letters: Mailed notices to constituents regarding the vote on jail expansion and the proposed pods.