Westchester Legislators: Board Meeting Preview and Media Schedule for Week of June 16

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 14, 2013

Contact: Tom Staudter | ThomasS@westchesterlegislators.com | 914-995-2819 (office) | 914-419-5221 (cell)

Westchester Board of Legislators: Week of June 16

Board & Committee Meeting Preview and Media Schedule

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

Monday, June 17, 2013

10:00 AM

Budget & Appropriations – Hon. Judy Myers, Chair

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

1) Department of Environmental Facilities staff to discuss County Water District, No. 1 Alternate Water Supply and Relocation of Hastings Forcemain in the North Yonkers Sewer District

2) County Clerk Tim Idoni and Department of Information Technologies staff to discuss upgrade of technology systems supporting the Licensing Division of the Westchester County Clerk’s Office

3) Bond counsel retainer agreement

4) Request for a tax exemption from the Village of Larchmont

11:00 AM

Government Operations—Hon. Catherine Borgia, Chair

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

1) Parks, Recreation and Conservation Commissioner Kathleen O’Connor to provide the weekly Playland revenue and attendance numbers

2) Environmental Facilities Department staff to discuss Bond Acts for Repairs and Upgrades of the Alexander Street Influent Structure in the North Yonkers Sanitary Sewer District, Yonkers Joint Treatment Plant Odor Control and HVAC Upgrades, Peekskill Wastewater Treatment Plant Mechanical, Sludge Handling Upgrades and Secondary Process and Heating System Upgrades

3) Department of Public Works staff to provide a bridge and road update and discuss with Veronica Vanterpool, Executive Director of the Tri-State Transportation Campaign, a county Complete Streets policy

4) Chief Information Officer John McCaffrey to discuss an IT Bond Act

5) County Executive Chief of Staff George Oros invited to discuss the gift of property from a Somers Resident

3:00 PM

JOINT MEETING

Environment & Energy—Hon. Michael Kaplowitz, Chair

Committee Coordinator: Debby Linhardt (914-995-8163)

and

Government Operations—Hon. Catherine Borgia, Chair

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

1) New York Power Authority (NYPA) presentation on the Governor’s recent Executive Order for Energy Efficiency and Build Smart NY Program, and with Department of Public Works staff and County Attorney discussion update on the County’s renewal of NYPA contract

2) Department of Public Works Staff to discuss NYPA presentation

Environment & Energy Committee will then meet separately:

1) Director of Environmental Planning Dave Kvinge to discuss Report of the County Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board for the Addition of New Parcels to County Agricultural District No. 1 Calendar Year 2013

2) Patty Peckham, Chair of the Agriculture & Farmland Protection Board, will discuss the Report of the County Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board for the Addition of New Parcels to County Agricultural District No. 1 in Calendar Year 2013.

6:30 PM

LGBTQ Pride Month Celebration in the Chamber honoring The Loft

7:00 PM

Regular meeting of the BOL in the Chamber

Tuesday, June 18, 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

Thursday, June 20, 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 06/15/13

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