St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Legislative Report: Week of March 6, 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: www.famparo.com

Activities: Attended the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the FEMA Flood Map workshop held by Congressman Maloney’s office and the Democratic Caucus meeting.  Met with three constituents regarding youth programs, homeless youth, jail overcrowding and the county airport.  Responded to multiple calls and emails regarding the county airport’s feasibility study and Richmor, Common Core, home foreclosures, the FEMA flood map in the Town of Wappinger, racial profiling at Marist College, voting rights information, the upcoming Village elections, the energy tax, the need for youth programs and jail overcrowding.  Spoke with Supervisor Gutzler and Congressman Maloney’s office regarding a FEMA workshop to be held in the Town of Wappinger for local residents.

Letter: Letter to the Editor supporting Scott Davis for Village Trustee.

Bills: Co-sponsoring a bill banning the use of brine on Dutchess County roads.

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Local Happenings: Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Parade

On Sunday March 1st, the residents of Wappinger Falls celebrated at the Dutchess County St.Patrick’s Parade. The sounds of bagpipes filled the air, while public figures of the county marched down the streets of W. Main Street.

Legislator Amparo at the Dutchess County St. Patrick's Parade  Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Legislator Amparo at the Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Parade
Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Senator Gibson at the Dutchess County St. Patrick's Parade  Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Senator Gibson at the Wappinger Falls St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney at the Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Parade
Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

The Rolling Thunder at the Wappinger Falls St. Patrick's Day Parade. Photo Credit: Travis Jones

The Rolling Thunder at the Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Parade
Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vfithave Photography

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Family and friends of the community came out and enjoyed a beautiful afternoon.

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

 Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Mayor Matt Alexander and Francena Amparo at the Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Parade.
Photo Credit: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Flyer by: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography

Flyer by: Travis Jones, Vifthave Photography