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Posted on: February 13, 2024

County Connections - Mary Guldenschuh

County Connections - Mary Guldenschuh

Name: Mary Guldenschuh

Department: Workforce Development and Youth Bureau

Tell us about what you do with the County: In my role as Deputy Director I tap into my organizational skills to track and report program outcomes to our funders and ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

County Connections - Teresa Moran

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Name: Teresa Moran

Department: Emergency Medical Services/Office of Emergency Management

Tell us about what you do with the County: I provide administrative support to the Directors of EMS and OEM.

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

County Connections - Gail Maggio

County Connections - Gail Maggio

Name: Gail Maggio

Department: Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation

Tell us about what you do with the County: I perform high level confidential clerical and administrative work for the Director of Long Term Care. 

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Posted on: October 4, 2023

County Connections - Jennifer Clark

County Connections - Jennifer Clark

Name: Jennifer Clark

Department: Livingston County Economic Development

Job Title: Economic Development Assistant

How long have you been with Livingston County? 1.5 years

What’s your favorite part of your job? My favorite part of my job is underwriting busine...

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Posted on: August 30, 2023

County Connections - Lynne Mignemi

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Name: Lynne Mignemi

Department: Probation

Job Title: Probation Director

How long have you been with Livingston County? 37 years in September. 

What’s your favorite part of your job? As a probation officer in the field for eighteen years, wat...

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Posted on: August 15, 2023

County Connections - Howie Green

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Name: Howie Green

Department: Dog Control

Job Title: Assistant Dog Control Officer

How long have you been with Livingston County? 1.5 years

What’s your favorite part of your job? Coworkers and the service to the County

If you had to...

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Posted on: June 29, 2023

County Connections - David Terry

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Name: David Terry

Department: Veteran Services Agency 

Job Title: Director

How long have you been with Livingston County? 7 years

What’s your favorite part of your job? Witnessing the satisfaction of a veteran or surviving family me...

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Posted on: February 29, 2024

Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation Nearing a Return to Full Occupancy

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 29, 2024 – After facing significant challenges stemming from mandates related to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation has made significant strides in developing internal staffing s...

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Posted on: February 28, 2024

Board of Supervisors Declares Month of March as March for Meals in Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 28, 2024 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed the month of March as March for Meals in celebration of the County’s efforts to address food insecurity, loneliness and malnutrition in residents ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2024

Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation Tabs Gramkee Assistant Director of Nursing

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 27, 2024 – The Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation has named Gerard Gramkee as its Assistant Director of Nursing.

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Posted on: February 26, 2024

Livingston County Boosts Youth Sports Programs with Funding Grants

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2024 —Livingston County is helping to make sports more accessible for area youths with more than $34,000 in funding for local sports programs across the County. 

 

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Livingston County Urges Life Support Reporting for Residents

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 23, 2024 — Following recent power outages, Livingston County Emergency Management authorities are reminding County residents who rely on life-sustaining medical equipment to report their status to their power provide...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Livingston County Announces Dates for the Seventh Annual Community Clean Up Event

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 22, 2024 - Livingston County is pleased to announce that the seventh annual Community Clean Up Event will take place from April 13-21, 2024.  The County is calling on community groups, local organizations and individuals to co...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Livingston County Mourns the Passing of Former Board Member, Harold Stewart

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 16, 2024 – Livingston County joins with the Geneseo community in paying tribute to the late Harold Stewart, who passed away peacefully on February 5, 2024 at the age of 89.  

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Livingston County Receives Grant to Preserve Historical Archives for Future Generations

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 15, 2024 – The Livingston County Historian’s Office is continuing its work to preserve history for future generations as it recently received funding through the Rochester Regional Library Council’s Collection and Access Grant to suppo...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

February is American Heart Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 12, 2024 – February is American Heart Month and Livingston County is encouraging residents to focus on their cardiovascular health and talk to a primary care provider for more information.

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

Agencies Come Together to Hold Transition Fair to Promote Services for Individuals with Disabilities

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 6, 2024 – Navigating the complex system of services available for children and adults with disabilities in Livingston County can often be overwhelming.  In response, numerous agencies from across the County have join...

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Posted on: February 5, 2024

Livingston County Sheriff’s Office Secures $250K Grant to Launch Body-Worn Camera Program

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 5, 2024 —The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) has secured a $250,000 grant from the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services to launch a comprehensive body-worn camera program.

 

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Posted on: February 3, 2024

Livingston County Celebrates February 3, 2024, as Four Chaplains Day

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 3, 2024 – Livingston County is proud to recognize the sacrifices made aboard the USAT Dorchester during World War II and celebrate February 3, 2024, as Four Chaplains Day.  

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Livingston County Prioritizes Mental Health Initiatives Through Partnership with Credible Mind

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GENESEO, N.Y., Feb. 2, 2024 — Livingston County is continuing to pioneer innovative approaches to support mental health as the County has partnered with Credible Mind, a state-of-the-art online platform that connects people with vital r...

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

Environmental Management Council Seeking Nominations for Earth Day Award

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 30, 2024 — The Livingston County Environmental Management Council is seeking nominations for its 26th annual Earth Day Award.  The nomination period is now open and submissions will be accepted through 4 p.m...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 29, 2024 – January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and the Livingston County Department of Health is encouraging residents to know the signs and symptoms associated with a cervix-related condition and to speak with a healt...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

Livingston County Employee Enhances Leadership Skills Through Prestigious Program

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 26, 2024 — Elaine Szoczei, Administrative Manager for the Livingston County Highway Department, is the latest County employee to have benefited from the National Association of Counties’ High Perfo...

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Posted on: January 24, 2024

County, Foodlink Seeking Volunteers for Upcoming Pop-Up Food Pantry

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 24, 2024 – Livingston County and Foodlink are aiming to reduce food insecurity throughout the region by hosting a pop-up food pantry in Mount Morris.   Additionally, volunteers will be needed to help staff the food p...

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Posted on: January 23, 2024

Livingston County Encouraging Routine Eye Exams as Part of Glaucoma Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 23, 2024 – January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month – a time when all Americans are encouraged to spread word about this sight-stealing disease and schedule a routine eye exam.

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

County Encourages Residents to Bolster Prenatal Health as Part of Birth Defects Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2024 – January is National Birth Defects Awareness Month and Livingston County is encouraging residents to take action to bolster their own health while helping to ensure a healthy start for their child.  

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

January is Thyroid Disease Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 19, 2024 – January is Thyroid Disease Awareness Month and the Livingston County Department of Health is encouraging residents to know the signs and symptoms associated with a thyroid-related condition and to speak with a heal...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

January is National Blood Donor Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 18, 2024 – January is National Blood Donor Month and the time to make a life-saving contribution has never been greater as the United States’ blood supply has fallen to critically low levels.

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

OFA Collaborative Program Named Crown Communities Award Winner by American City & County

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Jan. 18, 2024 — American City & County has named the Home Away From Home Respite Program, a collaborative initiative from the Livingston County Office for the Aging and several local partners, as a 2023 winner of...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

Livingston County Hospice Named National Best Practice Agency by Wellsky for Fifth Straight Year

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2024 – For the fifth consecutive year, the Livingston County Hospice program has been recognized for its outstanding service and commitment of its caregivers after being awarded with the Hospice Consumer Assessme...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

Department of Health, Cornell University Offering Lead Renovator Training on February 6

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2024 – The Livingston County Department of Health Lead Poisoning Prevention Program will host a free 8-hour public seminar facilitated by Cornell University focused on lead renovations and removal.

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Livingston County Proudly Helps Support Cornell Cooperative Extension Livingston

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 16, 2024 — Livingston County is proud to announce the allocation of $547,500 in funding to support the work of Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Livingston as part of the County’s 2024 budget. The County&...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Livingston County Implements Local Law Adopting Salary Revisions for Fixed Terms

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 16, 2024 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors recently voted to adopt a local law establishing salary revisions for all County officers serving fixed terms of service.

 

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

Board of Elections Announces “I Voted” Sticker Contest

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2024 — The Livingston County Board of Elections (BoE) is launching the County’s first “I Voted” sticker design contest, a new initiative for Livingston County students aimed at promo...

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Posted on: January 11, 2024

Livingston County Proudly Helps Support OWWL Library System

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 11, 2024 — Livingston County is proud to announce the allocation of $105,000 in funding to support the OWWL Library System as part of the County’s 2024 budget. The County’s annual support of local...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation Welcomes New Director of Leisure Time Activities

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Jan. 10, 2024 — The Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation (LCCNR) has named Peter Donlon as the facility’s new Director of Leisure Time Activities.

 

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Livingston County Approves 2024 Shared Services Plan

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 9, 2024 — The Livingston County Shared Services Panel approved the County’s 2024 Shared Services Plan and filed the approved plan with the New York State Department of State. Livingston County has a long-standing history of co...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Soil and Water Conservation District Accepting Orders for Tree and Shrub Seedling Program

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 8. 2024 – Now in its 82nd year, the Livingston County Soil and Water Conservation District is accepting orders as part of its Conservation Tree and Shrub Seedling Program.

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Posted on: January 2, 2024

National Grid Announces Power Outage on January 6

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 2, 2024 — On Saturday, January 6, 2024, National Grid will conduct a scheduled power outage in northern Livingston County that will take place beginning at 7:30 a.m. and last through 4:30 p.m.  The outage is...

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Posted on: January 5, 2024

Livingston County Workforce Development Releases 2024 Job Fair Schedule

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 5, 2024 — The Livingston County Office of Workforce Development has announced its schedule of monthly job fairs for 2024. 

 

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

Professional Development Opportunity Provides Livingston County Employee Pathway Toward Leadership

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 4, 2024 — Kristen Fisher, Livingston County’s Director of Community Services, is the latest County employee to have benefited from the National Association of Counties’ High Performance Leadership...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

2024 Livingston County Teen Recognition Awards Now Accepting Nominations

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 3, 2024 —The Livingston County Youth Bureau (LCYB) is now accepting nominations from community members for the 2024 Livingston County Teen Recognition Awards. 

 

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Livingston County Board of Supervisors Holds Organizational Meeting; LeFeber Re-Elected as Chair

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 3, 2024 — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors held its annual Organizational Meeting on Tuesday, January 2, 2024.  Mr. David L. LeFeber, who is the Supervisor for the Town of Avon, has been re-elected...

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Posted on: December 22, 2023

Livingston County Issues Guest Room Occupancy Tax Reminder

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 22, 2023 — Livingston County is again reminding local lodging operators of their obligation to file quarterly tax returns and remit the required 3% tax on room occupancies within the County.  

 

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

Livingston County Requesting Proposals for Youth Sports and Education Opportunity Funding

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 21, 2023 — The Livingston County Youth Bureau is currently seeking Requests for Proposals for the County’s Youth Sports and Education Opportunity Infrastructure Funding program and Youth Sports Team Funding program.  ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2023

Livingston County Soil and Water Conservation District Provides Update

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 20, 2023 – The Livingston County Soil and Water Conservation District, which has been providing technical assistance to landowners, farm operations and municipalities for decades, has recently concluded its work in reshaping ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2023

Avon Restores Historic Landmark with ARPA Funding

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AVON, N.Y., Dec. 19, 2023 — The Town of Avon is renovating its historic Avon Opera Block with funding from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) administered by Livingston County.

 

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

Livingston County Community Services Board Invites Public to Attend Monthly Meetings

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Dec. 18, 2023 — The Livingston County Community Services Board (CSB) is inviting the public to participate in its monthly meetings at 3 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the County’s Mental Health ...

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

CNR Receives Federal Grant to Support Distance Learning and Telemedicine

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 18, 2023 – The Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation will take a significant step forward in its ability to provide state-of-the-art training for employees and access to quality health care as United States Senate Maj...

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Posted on: December 15, 2023

Livingston County Offers Services to Support Mental Health and Wellness; Now Accepting Patients

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 15, 2023 – It’s said that those born with the ability to fall were also born with the strength to rise and Livingston County is working diligently to empower those struggling with mental health by offering a full complement of services...

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

County, Foodlink to Host Pop-Up Food Pantry on December 21st; Volunteers Needed

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 14, 2023 – With the holiday season right around the corner, Livingston County and Foodlink are aiming to reduce food insecurity throughout the region by hosting a pop-up food pantry in Mount Morris.  Additionally, vo...

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

Dream-O-Vate Business Competition Returns to Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 14, 2023 — Livingston County is seeking makers, creators, movers, and shakers to open retail establishments that will enhance the visitor experience in and around the County’s nine historic main street dist...

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

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Name:  Kelly Greenway    

Department: Training and Professional Development

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Posted on: December 13, 2023

Emergency Management Office Encourages Winter Weather Readiness

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., December 13, 2023  As the winter season ramps up, the Livingston County Office of Emergency Management is urging residents to take steps now to prepare for inclement weather. 

 

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Posted on: December 13, 2023

December is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 12, 2023 – With the holidays on the near horizon, families and friends will soon attend long-awaited get-togethers. December represents National Impaired Driving Prevention Month and Livingston County is reminding residents t...

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Posted on: December 11, 2023

Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation Named Business of the Year by GLOW Workforce Development Board

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BATAVIA, N.Y., Dec. 11, 2023 — The GLOW Workforce Development Board (WDB) recognized Livingston County’s Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation (CNR) with its Business of the Year award during a ceremony that took place on Frid...

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

Livingston County Employees Help in Raising over $28,000 for United Way

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 8, 2023 – It’s often said that happiness isn’t the result of what we’re given, but rather it comes from what we give.  Each year, employees from Livingston County demonstrate the power o...

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Posted on: December 6, 2023

Crowe Promoted to Deputy Director of Planning in Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 6, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the promotion of Megan Crowe as the County’s newest Deputy Director of Planning.   Crowe assumed her new role and responsibilities e...

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Posted on: December 4, 2023

Newly Released Guide Details How to Make Livingston County into Your Winter Wonderland

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 4, 2023 – Winter in Western New York may mean cold temperatures and excessive amounts of snow, but for those who call Livingston County home, or those visiting, the winter months also offer ample opportunity to enjoy outdoor fun and ex...

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Posted on: December 1, 2023

Livingston County Records Management Supervisor Obtains Prestigious Certification

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 1, 2023 – Livingston County Records Management Supervisor Megan Sokolow was recently recognized by the Association for Intelligent Information Management after becoming a Certified Information Professional.  

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

November Marks COPD Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 30, 2023 – November is National Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month, which is a time to recognize and support the more than 24 million Americans who battle this disease on a daily basis.

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Posted on: November 29, 2023

Caledonia Expands Access to Outdoor Recreation with ARPA Funding

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CALEDONIA, N.Y., Nov. 29, 2023 — The Town of Caledonia has made significant upgrades to its baseball field and facilities through funding from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) administered by Livingston County.

 

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Posted on: November 29, 2023

November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 29, 2023 – November marks National Epilepsy Awareness Month and Livingston County recognizes the struggle that many people affected by this condition suffer on a daily basis.  An annual event, National Epilepsy Aware...

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Livingston County Maintains Strong Financial Outlook with Aa2 Moody’s Rating

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 28, 2023 — Moody’s Investors Service, one of the country’s leading independent credit rating agencies, has again reaffirmed Livingston County’s strong financial position in their annual comment document released earlier this m...

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Posted on: November 27, 2023

Livingston County Veterans Celebrated as Part of SUNY Geneseo Athletics’ Military Appreciation Night

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 27, 2023 – Veterans from throughout Livingston County were saluted last week at a special event as the Livingston County Veteran Services Office teamed up with Veterans One Stop of Western New York and the nationally-ranked S...

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Posted on: November 27, 2023

November is Mouth Cancer Action Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 27, 2023 – November is Mouth Cancer Action Month and Livingston County is encouraging residents to be aware of signs and symptoms of mouth cancer and to schedule routine check-ups with their primary care physicians.

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Posted on: November 22, 2023

Livingston County Board of Supervisors Unanimously Adopts 2024 Budget

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 22, 2023 – On Wednesday, November 15, 2023, the Livingston County Board of Supervisors continued its investment in broad-reaching initiatives, internal and external programs and policies after unanimously voting to adopt a $193 million...

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Posted on: November 21, 2023

NYS Office for the Aging Honors County Resident on Older New Yorker’s Day

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Nov. 21, 2023 — The New York State Office for the Aging recently named Livingston County resident Joan Mitchell as a 2023 Older New Yorker’s Day awardee.

 

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Posted on: November 17, 2023

Livingston County Implements Local Law Overriding Tax Levy Limit for 2024

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 17, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors recently voted to adopt a local law authorizing the override of the County’s tax levy limit for 2024.

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Posted on: November 17, 2023

Social Services Dept. Employs Collaborative Approach to Better Serve Residents

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Nov. 17, 2023 — The Livingston County Department of Social Services (DSS) is taking a collaborative approach in their commitment to providing services for the residents of Livingston County. In an effort to meet evol...

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2023 – Across the United States, individuals, groups, organizations and others are joining together in support of cancer research and education as November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month.  

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

Suicide Prevention Taskforce Encouraging “Car Convos” as Part of New Outreach Campaign

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2023 – The Livingston County Suicide Prevention Taskforce is engaging in a creative approach to helping parents and guardians stay involved in the lives of their loved ones by promoting the importance of “car convos” to build rappo...

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Posted on: November 15, 2023

County, Foodlink Seeking Volunteers for Upcoming Pop-Up Food Pantry on November 22

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2023 – With Thanksgiving right around the corner, Livingston County and Foodlink are aiming to reduce food insecurity throughout the region by hosting a pop-up food pantry in Mount Morris.  Additionally, volunteers will be...

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Posted on: November 15, 2023

Livingston County Joins with American Cancer Society in Celebrating Great American Smokeout

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2023 – Tomorrow, Thursday, November 16, 2023, marks the Great American Smokeout – a campaign sponsored by the American Cancer Society intended to encourage Americans to quit tobacco smoking.

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Posted on: November 14, 2023

November is National Diabetes Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 14, 2023 – November is American Diabetes Month and the Livingston County Department of Health is encouraging residents to learn the risks associated with pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes and to take preventive steps to reduce...

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Posted on: November 14, 2023

Livingston County Historian Releases New Information on Poorhouse Cemeteries

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 14, 2023 - The Livingston County Historian’s Office recently facilitated a non-invasive ground-penetrating radar (GPR) survey at both Livingston County Poorhouse cemeteries in Geneseo. The survey revealed new data about the s...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 13, 2023 – November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and Livingston County joins the American Lung Association in uniting with people from across the country to stand together against lung cancer.

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Livingston County Dog Control in Need of Volunteers

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Mount Morris, N.Y., Nov. 13, 2023 – Livingston County Dog Control is asking for the community’s help as it is actively seeking volunteers to assist with various day-to-day tasks including walking, cleaning up after, feeding and playing with dogs to help p...

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Livingston County Salutes Caregivers During National Hospice Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 9, 2023 – Each November, the home care and hospice community honors the millions of nurses, home care aides, therapists and social workers who make a remarkable difference for the patients and families they serve. Th...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

Final Public Meeting to Discuss Lakeville Corridor Strategic Plan to be Held November 15, 2023

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 8, 2023 – The final public meeting to discuss the proposed Lakeville Corridor Strategic Plan will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2023.

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

New App Offers Aerial Window into County’s Past

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 8, 2023 — Livingston County, in collaboration with the Livingston County Soil & Water Conservation District (LCSWCD) and SUNY Geneseo, is proud to unveil the Livingston County Air Photos Through Time map...

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Posted on: November 7, 2023

Livingston County Partners with SUNY Geneseo’s LIVES Program to Combat Food Insecurity

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 7, 2023 – The Livingston County Department of Health has developed a strong ally in SUNY Geneseo’s LIVES Program in helping to combat food insecurity throughout the region through a series of pop-up food pantries and donation centers.

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Posted on: November 6, 2023

Livingston County Sheriff’s Office Applauded for 911 Reaccreditation

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 6, 2023 – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office was recently recognized for its continued excellence in communications after earning reaccreditation through the New York State Sheriff’s Association Public Safety Answering Point Accred...

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

Shop Smart, Shop Local: LivCo Loot Promotes Neighborhood Small Businesses

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2023 — Livingston County’s Economic Development office is encouraging residents to support area businesses and shop locally this holiday season through the new LivCo Loot program.

 

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Posted on: November 2, 2023

Livingston County Declares November 2023 as Adoption Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 2, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors recognizes the importance that foster parents and adoptive families play in the development of children across the country and, as such, has declared November 2023 as Adopt...

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Posted on: November 1, 2023

Board of Supervisors Declares Livingston County a Green Light for Military Service County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2023 — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has declared Livingston County a Green Light for Military Service County from October 11 through November 17, 2023. 

 

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Posted on: November 1, 2023

HEAP Program Now Available for Eligible Households

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2023 – The Livingston County Department of Social Services is reminding residents that the New York State Home Energy Assistance Program is now available for eligible households.

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y. – Oct. 31, 2023 – October is National Down Syndrome Awareness Month and Livingston County is raising awareness celebrating the abilities of those with Down Syndrome.

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Posted on: October 30, 2023

October is ADHD Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 30, 2023 – October is National Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Awareness Month and Livingston County is dedicated to providing education and support for children and adults who live with ADHD.

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Posted on: October 30, 2023

Department of Social Services Seeks Public Comment on TA and SNAP Employment Plan

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 30, 2023 - In compliance with requirements set forth by the New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance, the Livingston County Department of Social Services is making available to the interested public a copy of its 20...

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Posted on: October 27, 2023

Livingston County Tourism Provides Blueprint to Enjoying Autumn in the Area

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GENESEO, N.Y., OCTOBER 27, 2023 – With Autumn firmly entrenched throughout the Finger Lakes Region, the Livingston County Tourism Office has produced a helpful guide that showcases the endless fun that the season has to offer throughout...

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Posted on: October 27, 2023

Early Voting Begins Saturday in Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 27, 2023 — The Livingston County Board of Elections is reminding residents that early voting for the 2023 general election begins on Saturday, October 28, 2023.

 

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Posted on: October 26, 2023

Board of Supervisors Proclaims October 25th as Lt. George L. Fox Day in Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., OCTOBER 26, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed October 25, 2023 as United States Army Chaplain, Lieutenant George L. Fox Day in Livingston County in honor of the heroism displayed following t...

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Posted on: October 26, 2023

Livingston County Draws Praise from State Comptroller’s Office for Fiscal Responsibility

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ALBANY, N.Y., OCTOBER 26, 2023 – The Office of the New York State Comptroller recently recognized Livingston County for its fiscal management after issuing its latest Fiscal Stress Monitoring System results with the County ranking among...

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Posted on: October 25, 2023

Seaman Angela Wint-Sherman Recognized for Military Service by Board of Supervisors

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GENESEO, N.Y. Oct. 25, 2023 - Seaman Angela M. Wint-Sherman was formally recognized for her dedication and service to our nation at the Livingston County Board of Supervisors meeting on Wednesday, October 25, 2023.

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Posted on: October 25, 2023

ARPA Funds Fueling Springwater Town Park Upgrades

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SPRINGWATER, N.Y., Oct. 25, 2023 — The Town of Springwater is installing new bleachers, making updates to existing outdoor seating, and improving the community’s baseball facilities in the town park with funding from the American Rescue Plan Act ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

County, Foodlink Looking to Scare Away Hunger on Halloween with Pop-Up Food Pantry

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2023 – Are you interested in serving your community and helping others? Foodlink and Livingston County are looking to reduce food insecurity throughout the County and are seeking volunteers to help staff a pop-up food pantry.

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

Livingston County Department of Health Provides Important Guidance During Bat Week

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2023 – Livingston County and the Department of Health are pleased to celebrate Bat Week beginning October 24-31. Bats play a pivotal role in helping natural areas to be strong and healthy.

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Posted on: October 23, 2023

Livingston County Celebrates Lead Prevention Week by Spreading Awareness

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 23, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors is helping to spread awareness about the dangers associated with exposure to lead after declaring October 22-28 Lead Prevention Week throughout the County.  

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Posted on: October 20, 2023

York Makes ARPA-Funded Investment in Outdoor Recreation

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YORK, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2023 — The Town of York is home to an updated community playground made possible in-part thanks to American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds administered by Livingston County. 

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Posted on: October 20, 2023

October Marked by Cybersecurity Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2023 – October is marked by National Cybersecurity Awareness Month – a time to provide education on best practices when using the internet, accessing email and sending and receiving files to prevent hacking, mal...

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

E-Z Pass Now Available for Purchase Through Livingston County Clerk’s Office

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 19, 2023 – Livingston County Clerk Andrea K. Bailey is pleased to announce that the County Clerk’s Office is now an authorized retail location for New York State’s Thruway E-ZPass&nbs...

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

Livingston County Board of Supervisors Declares October Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., OCTOBER 19, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors extended its support to those who continue to cope with breast cancer as well as survivors and those advocating for prevention and a cure after declaring October Breast...

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Posted on: October 18, 2023

Absentee Ballot Deadlines for November General Elections

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 18, 2023 — The County Board of Elections (BoE) has made public the following deadlines for residents of Livingston County intending to cast their vote by absentee ballot in the upcoming general election:

 

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Posted on: October 18, 2023

SHAPE Committee Hosts Family Fun 1K & 5K in Mount Morris

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Oct. 18, 2023 — County employees and their friends and families recently gathered in Al Lorenz Park in Mount Morris to compete in the 12th Annual Livingston County SHAPE 1K & 5K Family Fun Walk/Run. More than 40 ...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Livingston County Celebrates National Fire Prevention Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 17, 2023 – Livingston County is proud to celebrate National Fire Prevention Month – an initiative designed to spread awareness and educate the public on the risks of deadly fires and commemorate those who have lost ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2023

October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2023 – October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month and Livingston County is committed to developing partnerships, programs and providing resources to help residents suffering from substance use disorder, mental h...

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Posted on: October 13, 2023

County Recognizes National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 13, 2023 – October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Livingston County is committed to providing its residents with resources and information to help end the cycle of abuse that many suffer.

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Posted on: October 12, 2023

After 15 Years of Service, Livingston County Administrator Will Not Seek Reappointment

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 12, 2023 – After having served Livingston County for more than 15 years, County Administrator Ian M. Coyle has informed the Board of Supervisors that he will not seek reappointment following the expiration of his current term...

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Posted on: October 12, 2023

Livingston County Office of Emergency Management Adds Rope Rescue to Capabilities

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 12, 2023 – After nearly 18 months of rigorous training, preparation and development, the Livingston County Office of Emergency Management has announced that its capabilities now include emergency rope rescue.

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Posted on: October 11, 2023

Livingston County to Extend Local Law for Youth Hunting Through 2025

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 11, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors recently voted to extend a local law that was enacted in 2021, expanding youth hunting by allowing 12 and 13-year-old licensed hunters to participate in new and safe hunti...

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Posted on: October 10, 2023

Livingston County Set to Celebrate the Annual Genesee Valley Hunt Races

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GENESEO, N.Y., OCTOBER 10, 2023 – One of the most anticipated traditions of the fall is set to take place later this month as people from all over the United States will descend upon Livingston County to take in the Genesee Valley Hunt Races, wh...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

Livingston County Supports Local Domestic Violence Shelter

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 5, 2023 — Livingston County is proud to help support the work of Chances & Changes, Inc., a not-for-profit organization serving victims of domestic violence in Livingston County, through a funding allocation included in the County’...

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Posted on: October 3, 2023

Director of Purchasing Among Select Group of Professionals to Earn Certifications

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 3, 2023 – Livingston County Director of Purchasing Ashley Scutt was among a select group of professionals to receive two certifications recently after earning Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) status from the Universal Public ...

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Posted on: October 3, 2023

October is National Children's Health Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 3, 2023 – October is National Children’s Health Month and Livingston County is raising awareness about the importance of protecting children, especially those in populations that are susceptible to environmental thr...

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 28, 2023 – September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and Livingston County is encouraging residents to begin developing healthy habits that will play a critical role in establishing the building blocks of well-...

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Posted on: September 27, 2023

Employees From Livingston County Office of Economic Development Earn Important Certification

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 27, 2023 – Two staff members within the Livingston County Office of Economic Development continued to take steps to support and foster small business development after the pair earned a key certification recently, which will bolster t...

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Posted on: September 26, 2023

Opioid Settlement Funds at Work in Livingston County

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Sept. 26, 2023 — Pharmaceutical companies that made and sold opioid painkillers will pay more than $50 billion in settlement funds to state and local governments throughout the country over the next 18 years. 

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Posted on: September 25, 2023

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month Celebrated in September

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GENESEO, N.Y., SEPTEMBER 25, 2023 – Childhood Cancer Awareness Month is recognized each September throughout the world in an effort to shine a light and raise funds for those impacted by this worldwide affliction.

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Posted on: September 22, 2023

September is Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 22, 2023 – September is Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month and Livingston County is reminding residents of the importance of scheduling routine exams and appointments with healthcare providers.

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

Rochester Area Community Foundation Making Grants Available for Nonprofits Serving Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 21, 2023 – In an effort to expand and enhance its support for each of the rural counties in its service area, Rochester Area Community Foundation will infuse up to $50,000 in grants to nonprofit organizations helping to impro...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

Livingston County Offers Array of Mental Health Services as September is Suicide Prevention Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 20, 2023 – Each year, thousands of Americans take their own life as suicide has become one of the leading causes of death in the United States.  September has been designated as Suicide Prevention Month and...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

County, Foodlink Seeking Volunteers for Upcoming Pop-Up Food Pantry

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 20, 2023 – Are you interested in serving your community and helping others? Foodlink and Livingston County are looking to reduce food insecurity throughout the County and are seeking volunteers to help staff a pop-u...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

Cole Tabbed as Recipient of Livingston County’s Dominic F. Mazza County Management Fellowship

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2023 – Livingston County Administrator Ian M. Coyle has announced the hiring of Nathan Cole as the next recipient of the County’s Dominic F. Mazza County Management Fellowship.

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

CCE, Department of Health to Hold Free Car Seat Check on September 23

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 18, 2023 – The Livingston County Department of Health, in conjunction with Cornell Cooperative Extension, will host a free car seat check this weekend as part of National Child Passenger Safety Week.

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., SEPTEMBER 15, 2023 – One of the leading causes of death in men, prostate cancer is a highly treatable disease if detected early. September is National Prostate Awareness Month and Livingston County is committed to helping reduce t...

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

GLOW Solid Waste Offering Free Electronics Collection on September 23, 2023

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 15, 2023 – GLOW Region Solid Waste will be holding a free electronics collection from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Saturday, September 23rd in Mount Morris for those residing within Genesee, Livingston, Ontario and Wyoming ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2023

Livingston County Reminds Residents of Importance of Planning as Part of National Preparedness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 13, 2023 —The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed September as National Preparedness Month throughout the County.   National Preparedness Month is observed around the country each September to raise...

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Posted on: September 12, 2023

Livingston County Combating Opioid-Related Overdoses by Offering Free Narcan Training

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 12, 2023 – The Livingston County Department of Health, in partnership with CASA-Trinity, is providing training and educational materials designed to help mitigate opioid-related overdoses and potentially save lives.

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Posted on: September 12, 2023

Notice Of Livingston County Board of Supervisor Meetings Added to the 2023 Schedule

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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Livingston County Board of Supervisors has added the following meetings to their 2023 meeting schedule:

Monday, November 27, 2023, at 1:30 P.M. Ways and Means Committee

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports to Hold Town Hall Meeting in Mount Morris

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 11, 2023 – Commissioner Dr. Chinazo Cunningham, of the New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports, will be on hand to answer questions and meet with the public as part of a Town Hall Meeting from 4:30-6:30 p.m....

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

Small Business Administration Offering Economic Disaster Loans Following Spring Freeze

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2023 – The United States Small Business Administration recently announced the availability of Economic Injury Disaster Loans in New Yor...

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Posted on: September 7, 2023

Livingston County Proudly Supports Genesee Valley Council on the Arts

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 7, 2023 — Livingston County is demonstrating its commitment to a vibrant cultural landscape that enriches residents’ lives through its continued support of the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts (GVCA).

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Posted on: September 6, 2023

Livingston County Office for the Aging Celebrates Key Program’s Anniversary

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 6, 2023 – A key initiative offered through the Livingston County Office for the Aging is set to celebrate a milestone as the Aging Mastery program begins its sixth year of helping to shape and improve the l...

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Posted on: September 5, 2023

Livingston County Suicide Prevention Task Force to Hold Ninth Annual Candlelight Vigil Sept. 7, 2023

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 5, 2023 – Now in its ninth year, the Livingston County Suicide Prevention Task Force, alongside Genesee Valley Health Partnership and CASA-Trinity, Inc., will host a candlelight vigil at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 7 to coincide ...

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Posted on: September 5, 2023

National Weather Service Issues Heat Advisory for Livingston County for September 5, 2023

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 5, 2023 – With temperatures forecasted to soar into the 90s this week, the National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for Livingston County effective from 12 p.m. through 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5th.

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

Office for the Aging Marks Fall Prevention Awareness Week with 8th Annual Fall Prevention Workshop

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 1, 2023 — The Livingston County Office for the Aging will co-host its eighth annual Fall Prevention Workshop event on Friday, September 15, 2023 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Lakeville Training Grounds, 5939 Stone Hill Roa...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

Livingston County Staff Graduate from NACo Leadership Academy

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 29, 2023 — Two Livingston County employees recently graduated from the National Association of Counties (NACo) High Performance Leadership Academy (HPLA). 

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Posted on: August 25, 2023

Livingston County Encourages Residents to Stay Up-To-Date on Vaccinations

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 25, 2023 – August is National Immunization Awareness Month and the Livingston County Department of Health is encouraging residents to speak with their healthcare provider about the importance of staying up-to-date on vaccines...

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Posted on: August 23, 2023

Livingston County, D.E.C. Reminding Residents to Avoid and Report Giant Hogweed

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2023 – Livingston County and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation are reminding residents to be on the lookout for Giant Hogweed – a very large invasive species that can cause painful burning or scarring.

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Posted on: August 22, 2023

August is National Child Support Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 22, 2023 – August is Child Support Awareness Month and the Livingston County Department of Social Services is firmly committed to helping children receive the financial support they need to ensure their basic needs are being ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2023

County-Deployed ARPA Funds Elevate Outdoor Recreation in West Sparta

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West Sparta, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2023 — The town of West Sparta is now home to a new community playground and park thanks in-part to American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds distributed by Livingston County. 

 

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Posted on: August 18, 2023

GLOW Solid Waste Offering Household Hazardous Waste Collection on August 26, 2023

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 18, 2023 – GLOW Region Solid Waste will be holding a free household hazardous waste collection from 9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, August 26th in Mount Morris for those residing within Genesee, Livingston, Ontario...

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Posted on: August 15, 2023

Livingston County Remembers Long-Time Mount Morris Supervisor, Charles DiPasquale

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2023 – Livingston County joins with the Mount Morris community in paying tribute to the late Charles DiPasquale, who passed away earlier this week at the age of 80.  

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Posted on: August 9, 2023

Board of Supervisors Honors Buchinger as Veteran of the Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2023 – Lieutenant Colonel Philip E. Buchinger has been named the Livingston County Veteran of the Month in August and was formally recognized at the Board of Supervisors meeting on Wednesday, August 9, 2023.

 

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Posted on: August 8, 2023

Livingston County Seeking Candidates to Serve on New York State Governor’s Youth Council

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 8, 2023 – Livingston County is encouraging qualified candidates to represent local interests and fill a vacancy on the New York State Governor’s Youth Council.

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Posted on: August 7, 2023

August is National Psoriasis Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 7, 2023 – August is National Psoriasis Awareness Month and Livingston County is encouraging residents to learn more about the signs and symptoms of this disease and to talk to a healthcare provider about treatment options.

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Posted on: August 1, 2023

Livingston County-Wyoming WIC Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2023 – Beginning Tuesday, August 1 and continuing through August 7, organizations from across the globe will come together to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week – a time to recognize and provide education surrounding the benefits of...

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Posted on: July 12, 2023

Livingston County Helps Ukrainian Refugees Build New Home

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GENESEO, N.Y., July 12, 2023 — When Vitalii Tsykilov, his wife Kateryna, and their young daughter first came to the U.S. from the war-torn Ukrainian city of Donetsk, they found themselves in an unfamiliar land surrounded by strangers sp...

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Posted on: June 14, 2023

Livingston County Taps Kelly Greenway to Lead Office of Training and Professional Development

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GENESEO, N.Y., June 14, 2023 — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has appointed Kelly Greenway as the County’s Training and Professional Development Coordinator.

 

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Posted on: June 8, 2023

Livingston County Solar Coordination Program Receives National Award

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GENESEO, N.Y., June 8, 2023 — The National Association of Counties (NACo) has awarded Livingston County and its solar team a 2023 NACo Achievement Award for efforts in assisting communities with the responsible development of alternativ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2023

Livingston County Prioritizes Employee Well-Being with Internal Mental Health Initiatives

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GENESEO, N.Y., May 30, 2023 — Livingston County has taken several significant steps in recent years to prioritize the mental health and well-being of its employees. Through a series of comprehensive mental health initiatives and employe...

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Posted on: May 26, 2023

Livingston County EMS Members Recognized for Life-Saving Efforts, Dedication to Community Safety

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., May 26, 2023 — Livingston County EMS is proud to announce that the Monroe Livingston Regional EMS (MLREMS) Council has recognized the team of Jonathan Lindskoog and David Thomas as the 2022 Advanced Life Support Prov...

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Posted on: May 24, 2023

County Deputy Director of Emergency Management Earns Robert D. McEvoy Local Government Service Award

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., May 24, 2023 — Will Gall, the Deputy Director of Emergency Management and Deputy Fire Coordinator for Livingston County, has been honored by the State Academy for Public Administration with the Robert D. McEvoy Local...

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Posted on: May 18, 2023

County Connections - Madeline Friedler

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Name: Madeline Friedler

Department: County Historian's Office

Job Title: Deputy County Historian

How long have you been with Livingston County? Seven Months

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Posted on: May 11, 2023

Livingston County Highlights Innovative Mental Health Initiatives for Mental Health Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., May 11, 2023 — Livingston County has joined with counties from around the country to recognize Mental Health Awareness Month during the month of May. This year’s Mental Health Awareness Month theme is &ldquo...

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Posted on: May 8, 2023

Senator Schumer, USDA Representatives on Hand as County Breaks Ground on Light Up Livingston

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GENESEO, N.Y., MAY 8, 2023 – Following the announcement that Livingston County was awarded $11.3 million in grant funding through the United States Department of Agriculture’s ReConnect Program, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Charles E. S...

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Posted on: May 5, 2023

Livingston County Joins State Agencies in Celebrating I Love My Park Day

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GENESEO, N.Y., MAY 5, 2023 – On Saturday, May 6, 2023, Livingston County will join with Parks and Trails New York, the Department of Environmental Conservation and thousands of volunteers throughout the state in celebration of I Love My Park Day, which is...

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Posted on: May 2, 2023

Livingston County Social Services Recognized by State for Dedication to Children and Families

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GENESEO, N.Y., May 2, 2023 – The Livingston County Department of Social Services was applauded for its dedication and service to children and families recently after being recognized by the New York State Office of Temporary and Disabil...

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Posted on: May 1, 2023

Livingston County Joins NACo in Celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., May 1, 2023 – Livingston County is joining with counterparts throughout the United States including the National Association of Counties in a nation-wide effort to celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month, reduce barriers to treatme...

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Posted on: April 19, 2023

Livingston County Joins with NACo in Celebrating County Health Day

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GENESEO, N.Y., Apr. 19, 2023 – Livingston County is proud to join the National Association of Counties in celebrating County Health Day on Wednesday in recognition of the important work being done to support our communities’ health and well-being.

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Posted on: March 9, 2023

Board of Supervisors Declares Month of March as March for Meals in Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Mar. 9, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed the month of March as March for Meals in celebration of the County’s efforts to address food insecurity, loneliness and malnutrition in residents a...

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Posted on: March 8, 2023

Livingston County Urges Eligible Residents to Sign Up for Federal Affordable Connectivity Program

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GENESEO, N.Y., Mar. 8, 2023 – Livingston County is urging residents to check their eligibility and sign-up for the Affordable Connectivity Program to potentially lower their monthly internet bill.   

The program, which is sponso...

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