Picente: Oneida County 911 Center Hosts Open House on Saturday, April 14th

Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente, Jr. today announced that as part of the county’s annual observance of National Telecommunicators Week, the Oneida County 911 Center will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 14th for tours and information during the annual Open House. The Center is located at 120 Base Road in Oriskany.

Picente: Deadline Near For Business Owners To Seek Funding To Address Losses from 2011 Severe Storms

Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente Jr. today urged local business owners who suffered damages in two severe storms of 2011 to contact the Oneida County Department of Planning as a first step in a process that could result in funding to address damages caused by Hurricane Irene and/or Tropical Storm Lee. The money is being made available by the New York State Office of Community Renewal.

Picente: County, HomeOwnership Center Secure Grant to Help Senior Homeowners

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr .and UNHS NeighborWorks® HomeOwnership Center CEO Janice Forte today announced the county has secured $750,000 in funds from New York State Office of Community Renewal that will be used by The HomeOwnership Center to fund the County’s Housing Rehabilitation Program for Seniors living in Oneida County. The program assists low-to moderate-income homeowners with emergency repairs who live in Oneida County, excluding the cities of Utica and Rome. 

Picente Joins Cuomo for Signing of Pension Reform Legislation

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr. today joined Gov. Andrew Cuomo at the signing of the legislation to reform New York’s pension system and create a new Tier VI for newly hired public employees. County Executive Picente was also among those asked to speak by Governor Cuomo, along with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.