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County Highway Dept. Discusses Plans

Department Superintendent Mark Yost presented a resolution to amend the 2020 budget to include additional state reimbursement of $15,400 for court cleaning costs related to the pandemic. Read More >>

Pandemic Hit to Sales Tax Revenue Threatening Fiscal Health of Local Governments

“COVID-19 has decimated local sales tax revenue this year, blowing holes in the budgets of municipalities across New York State,” DiNapoli said. “As we work to rebuild our economy, we must also help repair the damage that has already been inflicted. Just as our Main Street small businesses can’t rebuild alone, our local governments don’t have the means to do this themselves. Direct aid from the federal government is needed to help our communities recover.” Read More >>

 


National News

It’s Time To Get Smart About Infrastructure

Analysts believe that major infrastructure investments might be the key to putting the global economy back on track. Read More >>

Long-Term Plan Needed for US Infrastructure

Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said the nation’s lawmakers must take a long-range view of addressing the country’s pressing infrastructure needs, and do the work needed to craft a funding measure more far-reaching and comprehensive than the one-year highway bill extension that recently advanced. Read More >>

 


International News

The Western Australian Government Has Released an Overall $27 Billion Investment in Infrastructure Over the Next Four Years.

“The delivery of projects through our Building for Tomorrow program is providing short-term and long-term economic benefits to the State as it recovers from COVID-19 while building lasting infrastructure for generations. Read More >>


Association News

Yearbook Ads: Last Call

Have you placed your reservation for advertising in the 2020 Yearbook? 
The deadline for submission is approaching but there is still space available!

View our 2020 Rate Card!

Reservations and updated ads must be received by Wednesday, October 21st, 2020.

NYSCHSA's Yearbook & Directory is widely distributed reaching more than one thousand County Highway Superintendents, Commissioners, Engineers, County Delegates and State Officials in New York. 
 

2021 Winter Conference Call for Presentations 

The Continuing Education Consortium (CEC) is committed to providing approved accredited programs for professional engineers.  The Committee is meeting this month to select session programs for the 2021 Winter Virtual Conference.  If you or anyone from your company has developed a training course or is willing to develop a training course for professional credit, please submit the required information outlined below by October 16th, 2020.

Training programs offered for CEC credit must go through an approval process. Each application is reviewed by our program evaluators to assure they meet the technical criteria necessary to issue Professional Development Hours (PDHs) to Professional Engineers.  To be eligible as a Trainer, you must be a qualified expert in your field with the ability to document your credentials.  Trainers will receive triple continuing education credits for their time presenting and preparing their program.  Training programs that meet regulations will be approved for 1 year, at which point the program will have to be resubmitted for evaluation.  

For initial consideration, please send the following information:

Title of presentation
Brief description of the presentation
Name of the Presenter
Whether or not the presentation is PIE approved

For more information, contact CEC at NYSCHSA Headquarters by phone: (518) 465-1694 or email: cec@countyhwys.org.  
 


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