County News

Joint Effort to Install Security Cameras Latest in Effort to Improve Experience

UTICA — The Oneida County Department of Motor Vehicles has taken another step in improving security measures at its Utica office that will increase safety and assist local law enforcement to combat illegal activities ranging from... Read more

Oneida County to Pay Over $500,000 to Send Students to FIT

UTICA — Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. has requested that New York State reexamine its process for charging counties for its residents to attend community colleges statewide.

In a letter to SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson,... Read more

Library Initiative Officially Launches at MVHS

Utica — Beginning today, every Oneida County newborn will receive a free book. Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. officially kicked off the Books for Babies program Monday at Mohawk Valley Health System’s Faxton Campus.

Designed to engage parents... Read more

Proposed Budget Calls for No Increase to Property Tax Levy

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. unveiled his 2019 proposed county budget and capital plan on Friday in an address to the County Board of Legislators.

The $419.6 million budget proposal included a balanced budget with no increase in... Read more