Dutchess County Legislator Distirct 14

Resolution In Opposition To The Addition Of New Anchorage Grounds In The Hudson River

Would appreciate your opinion.  On this month’s agenda is 2017052 A RESOLUTION IN OPPOSITION TO THE U.S. COAST GUARD’S DOCKET ID USCG-2016-0132 TO THE ADDITION OF NEW ANCHORAGE GROUNDS IN THE HUDSON RIVER  

For details click below.

http://www.dutchessny.gov/concalendar/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=5369

Sound off in person this today or via email at countylegislature@dutchessny.gov.

Francena Amparo
Assistant Minority Leader
Dutchess County Legislator – Dist. 14
Town of Wappinger & Village of Wappingers Falls
Tel: (845) 418-3162
Email: francena.amparo@gmail.com

Resolution In Opposition To The Addition Of New Anchorage Grounds In The Hudson River

Would appreciate your opinion.  On this month’s agenda is 2017052 A RESOLUTION IN OPPOSITION TO THE U.S. COAST GUARD’S DOCKET ID USCG-2016-0132 TO THE ADDITION OF NEW ANCHORAGE GROUNDS IN THE HUDSON RIVER  

For details click below.

http://www.dutchessny.gov/concalendar/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=5369

Sound off in person this Thursday or via email at countylegislature@dutchessny.gov.

Francena Amparo
Assistant Minority Leader
Dutchess County Legislator – Dist. 14
Town of Wappinger & Village of Wappingers Falls
Tel: (845) 418-3162
Email: francena.amparo@gmail.com

SUPPORT GROUPS FOR VETERANS & GROUPS FOR THE FAMILIES OF VETERANS

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Groups will be meeting the 1st Wednesday of the month for veterans & the 3rd Wednesday for veteran’s families.  Both groups will meet at 110 Grand Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 and both groups will run from 5:30pm-6:30pm.  Vet2Vet of Dutchess County is responsible to hosting these support groups for veterans and groups for the families of veterans.

Solarize Wappingers Falls Upcoming Workshops

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Please join us and collect trusted information so you can determine whether solar makes sense for you. Sign-up for a free, no obligation solar assessment and see what discounts and incentives are available to you.  This is for homeowners, commercial, non-profit and apartment building owners.

RSVP to francena.amparo@gmail.com.

 

Legislative Report for Jan. 21, 2015

Legislative Report for August 14, 2014

Activities:  Attended the Democratic Caucus meeting.  Met with an advocate who works with reentry.  Responded to calls and emails regarding a number of local issues, including, but not limited to the county jail; agriculture; the county airport; economic development and the lack of good quality jobs; public safety issues; and upcoming community events.  Managed website and social media content.

Legislative Report for Jan 7, 2015

Legislative Report for August 14, 2014

Activities:  Attended the Democratic Caucus and the County Board Meetings.   Responded to emails regarding county vehicles; the legislative chairmanship; the fight for $15/hr.; criminal justice reform and our mental health crisis; economic development; and upcoming community events.

Bills: Voted against Dale Borchert for Chairman.

 

Legislative Report for Dec. 10, 2015

Legislative Report for August 14, 2014

Activities:  Continued my review of the 2016 Proposed County Budget and conducted research pertaining to the resolution reducing the hours of Dutchess County Airport operations.  Attended the Board Meeting regarding the same.  Addressed some commuter concerns regarding the MTA and parking tickets being issued at the New Hamburg Train Station by the Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department.  Responded to calls and emails regarding the airport; the fight for increase in wages; criminal justice reform and our mental health crisis; economic development; family services and affordable housing; the 2016 County Budget; the Wappinger FEMA LOMR Application; and upcoming community events.

Bills: Voted against the 2016 Proposed County Budget and the resolution  reducing the hours of Dutchess County Airport operations.

Legislative Report for Nov. 25, 2015

Legislative Report for August 14, 2014

Activities:  Attended the B, F, & P Committee ADOPTION OF THE TENTATIVE BUDGET FOR DUTCHESS COUNTY FOR THE YEAR 2016; the committee amended the budget to include two new authorized positions for the executive branch and took some of the monies out of homeland security grant to do it.  Conducted an extensive review of the 2016 Proposed County Budget as well as the December Committee agenda as it relates to the County Airport. The Airport FBO wants to reduce its hours of operation from 7am-9:30pm to 7am-7pm going forward. Responded to calls and emails regarding the timbering in Wilcox Park; the fight for increase in wages; Dutchess County Airport; criminal justice reform; economic development; family services and affordable housing; the MTA and tickets being issued at the New Hamburg Train Station; the 2016 County Budget; the Wappinger FEMA LOMR Application; National Day of Action for Puerto Rico; and upcoming community events.

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

 

Thanksgiving 3

Today, we come together with family and friends to give thanks for the many blessings in our lives. We treasure these occasions that bring us together and remind us of what’s truly important.

It is my hope that as we celebrate Thanksgiving, each of us can reflect on how we can give back to help those in need.

I wish you a happy and healthy Thanksgiving my family to yours!