Picente: Outreach Services Begin Wednesday To Assist Orion Workers

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr., today announced that the first steps of a coordinated, inter-agency response to the needs of Orion Bus workers will begin Wednesday, with representatives of the Oneida County Office of Workforce Development and Working Solutions Consortium providing information and assistance outreach to Orion employees. Representatives of the New York State Department of Labor will also be on hand to assist Orion workers.

Picente: Parkway Senior Center Features Inspiring Stories of Local Senior Citizens

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr., today announced that an inspiring video featuring the life stories of three Oneida County senior citizens will have its premier on Thursday, May 3rd, at 10 a.m. at the Parkway Senior Center in Utica. The video was developed by the Greater Mohawk Valley Community Elderwellness Council, Inc, a non-profit affiliated with the Oneida County Office for the Aging/Continuing Care.

Picente: Oneida County Hosts Hydrofracking Forum April 21st at MVCC in Utica

Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente Jr. today announced that he is scheduling an educational forum on hydrofracking to provide area residents with the opportunity to hear both sides of the issue.

The event will be held at Mohawk Valley Community College’s theater in the IT Building on Saturday April 21 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. The theater holds up to 450 people, and in the event of overflow the event will also be aired in the Alumni College Center, adjacent to the IT Building.

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.