NYCOM Members Set Legislative Priorities for 2020

Top issues, which were also presented during a news conference include changes to the costly new discovery mandates and increased state funding for infrastructure and AIM.

New York State Conference of Mayors Meets to Determine 2020 State Budget Priorities

New York State Conference of Mayors Meets to Determine 2020 State Budget Priorities

City and village officials across New York are calling for increased State investment in their communities and changes to recent criminal justice reforms.

November 18, 2019

Policy Brief: New York's 2019 Criminal Justice Reforms

Policy Brief: New York's 2019 Criminal Justice Reforms

This policy brief is intended to provide a summary of New York's 2019 criminal justice reforms, identify the critical changes
the legislation will have on the criminal justice system, and discuss the potential impacts the changes will have on cities and villages.

November 2019

NYCOM Village Elections Webinars

NYCOM Village Elections Webinars

The Village Elections Webinar Series is a two-part training session divided into two 1.5 hour segments about the village elections process.

  • Part I will be held on Tuesday, December 10th
  • Part II will be held on Thursday, December 12th

WEBINAR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity

NYCOM Legislative & Research Analyst

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2019 Summary of Enacted and Pending Legislation (11/15/19)

2019 Summary of Enacted and Pending Legislation (11/15/19)

The following document summarizes the status of bills of interest passed by both houses of the New York State Legislature in 2019. Organized by subject area, it includes only those initiatives that directly affect cities and villages, beginning with those that were included in the 2019-20 State Budget. 

NOVEMBER 15, 2019

NYCOM Planning and Zoning Webinars

NYCOM Planning and Zoning Webinars

Whether you are a new or a seasoned municipal official, these webinars will provide you with the most up-to-date information in planning and zoning law. These one-hour webinars will cover the following topics:

  • November 21st | Group Homes, Local Government-Owned, and Religious and Educational Property: Understanding Exemptions to Local Land Use Regulation

WEBINAR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Early Voting FAQs from NYS Board of Elections

Early Voting FAQs from NYS Board of Elections

Chapter 6 of the laws of 2019 enacted early voting in New York State. The first period of early voting will be ahead of the November 5, 2019 General Election.

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