Westchester Legislators: Board Meeting Preview and Media Schedule for Week of May 26

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 24, 2013

Contact: Tom Staudter | ThomasS@westchesterlegislators.com | 914-995-2819 (office) | 914-815-4462 (cell)

Westchester Board of Legislators: Week of May 26

Board & Committee Meeting Preview and Media Schedule

A preview of what is happening at the Westchester County Board of Legislators (BOL) next week:

Monday, May 27, 2013

Board of Legislators office closed in observance of Memorial Day

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

7:20 AM

Board of Legislators Majority Leader Peter Harckham with WVOX Host T.J. McCormack

Weekly radio chat

Listen LIVE on WVOX radio 1460AM. Web streaming LIVE at http://www.wvox.com

Listeners have the opportunity to call in with questions at 914-636-0110 or by emailing westchesterbolradio@gmail.com

10:00 AM

Government Operations—Hon. Catherine Borgia, Chair

Committee Coordinator: Tara Bernard (914-995-6297)

1) Public Safety Commissioner George Longworth to discuss to discuss police patrols in county parks during the summer

2) Department of Public Works staff to provide a bridge and Capital Projects update

3) Environmental Facilities Commissioner Thomas Lauro to provide a Department of Environmental Facilities update and discuss the Ludlow Street Pump Station Rehabilitation Program in the Saw Mill Valley Sewer District, Wastewater Residuals Handling Facilities, Yonkers Joint Treatment Plant Engine Replacement and Blower Reconditioning, and Tarrytown Pump Station Rehabilitation in the Saw Mill Valley Sanitary Sewer District

4) Parks, Recreation and Conservation Commissioner Kathleen O’Connor the status of Sprain Ridge Pool Opening and the corporate sign program on the North-South Trailway

5) Department of Public Works & Transportation Deputy Commissioner Patty Chemka to discuss entering into two Federal Aviation Administration Grant Agreements for the Airport Approach Protection Capital Project

6) Environmental Facilities Commissioner Lauro and County Attorney Robert Meehan to discuss consent order on ECL violations

1:00 PM

Budget & Appropriations – Hon. Judy Myers, Chair

Committee Coordinator: Sally Schecter (914-995-2832)

1) Department of Public Works & Transportation Deputy Commissioner Patty Chemka to discuss Airport related bond acts for Storm Water Management Program, Rehabilitation of Various Taxiways, Airport Planning Studies, Miscellaneous Restoration and Rehabilitation, and Terminal System Upgrade, and entering into two Federal Aviation Administration Grant Agreements for the Airport Approach Protection Capital Project

2) Environmental Facilities Commissioner Thomas Lauro and Law Department to discuss the Consent Agreement for the Yonkers Joint Wastewater Treatment Plant

3) Department of Public Works staff to discuss Rehabilitation of Michaelian Office Building Elevator Infrastructure

4) Department of Public Safety staff to discuss bond for Heavy Equipment purchase of a firearms training simulator for the County police academy, “Personnel Transport Vehicle for the County special response team, and Replacement Vehicles for the Public Safety Department

5) Law Department to discuss lawsuit settlements for Garin v. Westchester and with I. Park Westchester

6) Budget Director Larry Soule to discuss 2012 Year End Transfers and First Quarter Forecast

Thursday, May 30, 2013

7:35 AM

Board of Legislators Chairman Ken Jenkins with WVOX Host T.J. McCormack

Weekly radio chat

Listen LIVE on WVOX radio 1460AM. Web streaming LIVE at http://www.wvox.com

Listeners have the opportunity to call in with questions at 914-636-0110 or by emailing westchesterbolradio@gmail.com

Please note: Latest Board and committee meeting agendas (including “TBA” agendas) posted online at http://westchesterlegislators.com/component/jevents/month.calendar/

*** All meetings are WEB STREAMED LIVE on the Legislature’s website at http://www.westchesterlegislators.com. Just press the MEETING VIDEO-ON-DEMAND button and scroll down to the COMMITTEE section ***

=Bazzo 05/24/13

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