Harckham Bill to Help Track Spread of Lyme, Tick-Borne Diseases Passes in Senate

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ALBANY, NY — York State Senator Pete Harckham on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 announced today that a bill he introduced to help track the prevalence and spread of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases in New York State, has been approved by the Senate. After it is approved in the Assembly, the bill will await signing by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. …

TribuneHarckham Bill to Help Track Spread of Lyme, Tick-Borne Diseases Passes in Senate

Harckham Returns as Chair of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Committee for 2021-2022 Term

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ALBANY, NY — January 9, 2021 —  York State Senator Pete Harckham announced today that he is returning as Chair of the Senate Committee on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse for the 2021-2022 legislative term. He will also return as a member of the Committees on Environment Conservation and Energy and Telecommunications while also serving three other Senate Committees: Finance, Women’s Issues …

TribuneHarckham Returns as Chair of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Committee for 2021-2022 Term

Astorino Shuns NAACP debate in Peekskill, NY

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Still Unwilling to Denounce Racism and Bigotry PEEKSKILL, NY — October 24, 2020 — Rob Astorino has declined to participate in a debate sponsored by the Peekskill NAACP—yet another indication that he is unconcerned with the problems of racism and bigotry that continue to affect the daily lives of millions of Americans, including residents of the 40th Senate District. Pete …

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CSEA Endorses Harckham in 40th Senate District Race

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BEACON, NY — September 3, 2020 —  CSEA, the union representing active and retired state and local government workers across New York State, today announced the endorsement of state Sen. Pete Harckham (40th Senate District) for re-election. CSEA Southern Region President Anthony Adamo said Harckham, in his first term, has consistently advocated for the union’s members, standing with CSEA on …

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Gov. Cuomo Announces Start of Construction on Major Project to Renovate and Replace Bridges in Westchester County

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Flood Mitigation Will Enhance Safety and Improve Resiliency ALBANY, NY — July 27, 2020 — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that construction has begun on a major, multi-faceted project in Westchester County to replace four bridges, renovate another, and convert a large culvert into a small bridge. The project, which includes drainage improvements and the reconstruction of roadways prone …

TribuneGov. Cuomo Announces Start of Construction on Major Project to Renovate and Replace Bridges in Westchester County