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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Dow Road Bridge Rehabilitation Wins American Public Works Association Project of the Year Award

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 27, 2023 — The Genesee Valley Branch of the American Public Works Association (APWA) has awarded Livingston County with the Project of the Year Award for its work on the Dow Road Bridge Rehabilitation Project in the ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Livingston County Historian’s Office Touts Newly Designed Record Index

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Jan. 26, 2023 – The Livingston County Historian’s Office has an improved tool designed to assist the public with research-related needs after recently making significant upgrades to its Record Index. 

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

January is Thyroid Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 25, 2023 – January is Thyroid Awareness Month and the Livingston County Department of Health is encouraging residents to know the signs and symptoms associated with a thyroid-related condition and to speak with their healthcare provide...

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Livingston County Supports CCE Livingston with $542.5K Budget Allocation

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 25, 2023 — Livingston County is proud to help support the work of Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Livingston through a $542,500 funding allocation included in the County’s 2023 budget. The County&rs...

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Veterans in Suicide Crisis can go to VA or Non-VA Healthcare Facility for Free Emergency Care

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Story Courtesy of the United States Veterans Affairs:

WASHINGTON –Veterans in acute suicidal crisis can now go to any VA or non-VA health care facility for emergency health care at no cost – including inpatient or crisis residential car...

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Livingston County Board of Supervisors Announces ARPA Allocations

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 19, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors recently announced the allocation of nearly $2.9 million as part of its multi-year spending plan of one-time federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) stimulus funds.  &n...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Livingston County Seeks Community Feedback on Opioids

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Jan. 18, 2023 - The Livingston County Department of Health (LCDOH) is conducting a survey to gather community opinions on the opioid epidemic and its effects on Livingston County. Many counties in New York State, including Liv...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Board of Supervisors Adopts Two New Local Laws

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GENESEO, N.Y. – Jan. 13, 2023 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors recently adopted two local laws at its latest meeting. Details can be found below.

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF LOCAL LAW

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Livingston County ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Gov. Hochul Urges Recipients of Government Assistance to Protect Themselves Against Card Skimming

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ALBANY, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2023 — Governor Kathy Hochul urges New Yorkers who receive government assistance via an Electronic Benefit Transfer card to take steps to protect themselves from criminals who have been using "skimming" ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

County to Hold COVID-19 Booster and Flu Vaccination Clinic Thursday, January 12

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GENESEO, N.Y. Jan. 11, 2023 – As a reminder, the Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a COVID-19 booster clinic and flu vaccination clinic from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. on Thursday, January 12 at 2 Murray Hill Drive i...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

County Encouraging Residents to Schedule Eye Exams as Part of Glaucoma Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 11, 2023 – January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month – a time when all Americans are encouraged to spread word about this sight-stealing disease and schedule a routine eye exam.

A group of eye diseases that gradually steal sight with...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

County Youth Bureau Opens Teen Recognition Nominations

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 10, 2023 — Do you know a local teenager who has had a positive influence on their community through service participation, volunteering, and good deeds? If so, the Livingston County Youth Bureau (LCYB) would like to ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Soil and Water Conservation District Accepting Order Forms for Tree and Shrub Seedling Program

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 9. 2023 – Now in its 81st year, the Livingston County Soil and Water Conservation District is accepting orders as part of its Conservation Tree and Shrub Seedling Program.

Order forms, which are due no later than March 10, 202...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Livingston County Receives $500,000 in Federal Funding to Support Small Business Growth

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WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 9, 2023 – Livingston County’s economic development goals will take a big step forward in 2023 and beyond after U.S. Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand secured $500,000 in federal funding to supp...

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Livingston County Invests in Local OWWL Libraries with $100K Budget Allocation

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 5, 2023 — Livingston County is proud to help support the OWWL Library System through a $100,000 funding allocation included in the County’s 2023 budget. 

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

January Marks National Birth Defects Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., JANUARY 4, 2023 – January is National Birth Defects Awareness Month and Livingston County is encouraging residents to take action to bolster their own health while helping to ensure a healthy start for their child.  

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

County Launches Poverty Needs Assessment Survey

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GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 3, 2023 — The Livingston County Office of Workforce Development (LCOWD) is encouraging residents to complete a public survey aimed at identifying and ranking the primary needs of those living in poverty in the local ...

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Posted on: December 29, 2022

Rabies Positive Raccoon in the Town of Livonia

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Dec. 29, 2022 - According to Livingston County Public Health Director Jennifer Rodriguez, a New York State Health Department laboratory has confirmed that a raccoon in the Town of Livonia tested positive for rabies on December 29, 2022...

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Posted on: December 28, 2022

Health Dept. to Hold COVID-19 Booster Clinic on Dec. 29

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Dec. 28, 2022 - The Livingston County Department of Health is holding a COVID-19 booster clinic and flu vaccination drive from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 29, at 2 Murray Hill Drive in Mount Morris.

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Posted on: December 22, 2022

Deadline for Submitting Challenges to FCC Broadband Map Approaching; Closes January 13, 2023

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 22, 2022 – The deadline for the public to formally submit a challenge to the Federal Communications Commission’s National Broadband Map, which details the availability of internet service options for each a...

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

Area Resident Donates $20,523 to County Dog Control

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Dec. 21, 2022 — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors voted today on behalf of the County’s Dog Control office to accept a $20,523 donation from the estate of former area resident Edward J. Sick.

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

Department of Health to Hold Booster Clinic on Thursday, December 22nd in Mount Morris

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 21, 2022 - As a reminder, the Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a COVID-19 booster clinic and flu vaccination drive from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 22 at 2 Murray Hill Drive in Mount M...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

December is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 20, 2022 – With the holidays on the near horizon, families and friends will soon attend long-awaited get-togethers. December represents National Impaired Driving Prevention Month and Livingston County is reminding residents t...

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Sheriff’s Office to Fight Domestic Terrorism with New Threat Assessment Team

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 15, 2022 — The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office has received more than $172,000 from the Department of Homeland Security’s Domestic Terrorism Prevention Grant Program for the creation and administration of a new County-wide ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2022

Department of Homeland Security Extends Deadline to Obtain REAL ID

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2022 – The United States Department of Homeland Security recently announced that it has extended the deadline to obtain a REAL ID by 24 months through May 7, 2025. 

As a result of the extension, the County will have additio...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Livingston County Named a Clean Energy Community by NYSERDA

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 12, 2022 – Livingston County was recently named a Clean Energy Community by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) following its efforts to create a healthy sustainable environment through inve...

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Posted on: December 8, 2022

Pratt Named Livingston County's Veteran of the Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 8, 2022 - Sergeant First Class (SFC) Alva Merritt Pratt has been named the Livingston County Veteran of the Month in December. Born in Tampa, Florida and a graduate of Rush-Henrietta School District, Alva served active duty in the Unit...

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Posted on: December 7, 2022

County Encourages Residents to Take Precautions Against Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 7, 2022 – Every year, hundreds of people die and thousands are injured from unsuspected exposure to an odorless, colorless gas—carbon monoxide (CO). Studies by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

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Posted on: December 7, 2022

County Offering Vaccine Clinic on Thursday, December 8th in Mount Morris

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GENESEO, N.Y., DEC. 7, 2022 - As a reminder, the Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a COVID-19 booster clinic and flu vaccination drive from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 8 at 2 Murray Hill Drive in Mount Mor...

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Posted on: December 7, 2022

Tinelli Recognized by New York State for Outstanding Contributions to Emergency Medical Services

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GENESEO, N.Y. – Dec. 7, 2022 – Another member of the Livingston County family was recognized for their dedication and expertise as Samuel Tinelli of the County’s Emergency Medical Services was presented with the Harriet C. We...

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Posted on: December 2, 2022

Livingston County Names New Director of Long-Term Care at Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Dec. 2, 2022 — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has named Shari Hutchison as the new Director of Long Term Care at the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation (LCCNR), effective Dec. 5, 2022...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Visit LivCo Offers Guide to Winter Wonderland in Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 1, 2022 – It’s official.  We blinked and fall has given way to winter in Livingston County, but don’t despair. Visit LivCo recently released its annual Winter Guide packed with useful information, activities and outdoor ideas ...

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Posted on: December 3, 2022

Opportunity to Discuss County Opioid and Substance Abuse Gaps in Services

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y. – Dec. 3, 2022 – The Director of Public Health and the Director of Community Services will co-facilitate two key stakeholder discussions to determine gaps in opioid and substance abuse services in Livingston County. ...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

SUNY Geneseo to Perform Plays Written by Livingston County Youths

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GENESEO, N.Y., Dec. 1, 2022 – The SUNY Geneseo Musical Theatre Club will put on a special act over the weekend when it performs a series of short plays written by youths from Livingston County who collaborated this summer to produce seven plays ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Livingston County Awarded Grant for Mobile and Manufactured Home Replacement Project

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 30, 2022 — The New York State Office of Community Renewal recently announced that Livingston County has been awarded $550,000 in funding through its Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), which will be used to fund...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

County to Hold COVID-19 Booster and Flu Vaccination Clinic Thursday

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 30, 2022 - As a reminder, the Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a COVID-19 booster clinic and flu vaccination drive from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 1 at 2 Murray Hill Drive in Mount Mo...

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

National Epilepsy Awareness Month Comes to a Close

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 29, 2022 – November marks National Epilepsy Awareness Month and Livingston County recognizes the struggle that many people affected by this condition suffer on a daily basis.  An annual event, National Epilepsy Aware...

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Posted on: November 29, 2022

County Connections - Margaret Betette

County Connections - Margaret Betette

Name: Margaret Betette

Department: WIC, Community Health, Livingston County Department of Health

Job Title: WIC Program Coordinator 

How long have you been with Livingston County? Since December 2014

What’s your favorite part of your job? Working tog...

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Seneca Legacy Recognized During Native American Heritage Month

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Nov. 23, 2022 — November is Native American Heritage Month, and the County Historian’s Office is recognizing the continuing legacy of Seneca place names in Livingston County. 

Canawaugus, Sonyea, an...

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

State Office Recognizes Exceptional Volunteer Efforts of Livingston County Resident

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Nov. 23, 2022 — The New York State Office for the Aging recently named Livingston County resident Ron Niedermaier as a 2022 Older New Yorker’s Day awardee.

The honor recognizes older adults for their significant contributions t...

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Posted on: November 25, 2022

FCC Releases National Broadband Map and Asks for Public Feedback

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 25, 2022 – On Friday, November 18, the Federal Communications Commission released the first public version of its National Broadband Map, which details the availability of internet service options for each address in the United States....

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Livingston County Encourages Residents to ‘Shop Local’ on Small Business Saturday Nov. 26th

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 22, 2022 — Livingston County is encouraging all residents to “put your money where your heart is” and support local businesses and communities by shopping local this Small Business Saturday and ho...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Livingston County Piloting New Way to Take Civil Service Exam for Correctional Officers

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 21, 2022 – Livingston County is looking to fill numerous Correctional Officer vacancies and is pioneering what it hopes will become a new tool in its recruitment efforts. Livingston County is one of just 12 counties from across New Yor...

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Posted on: November 18, 2022

National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month Brings Light to Symptoms, Treatments

GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 18, 2022 – Across the United States, individuals, groups, organizations and others are joining together in support to cancer research and education as November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month.  

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

County Encourages Residents to Quit Smoking as Part of the Great American Smokeout

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 17, 2022 – Today, Thursday, November 17, 2022, marks the Great American Smokeout – a campaign sponsored by the American Cancer Society intended to encourage Americans to quit tobacco smoking.

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Empire Access Set to Begin Broadband Construction in Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 17, 2022 – Livingston County, in partnership with Empire Access, is pleased to report that groundwork for delivering affordable high-speed broadband internet connection to every address in the County as part of the Light Up Livingston ...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Livingston County Unanimously Adopts 2023 Budget

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2022 – On Wednesday, the Livingston County Board of Supervisors continued its investment in broad-reaching initiatives, programs and policies after unanimously voting to adopt a $180.6 million fiscal year 2023 budget prop...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

November is Mouth Cancer Action Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2022 – November is Mouth Cancer Action Month and Livingston County is encouraging residents to be aware of signs and symptoms of mouth cancer and to schedule routine check-ups with their primary care physicians.

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Department of Health Offering Booster Clinic on November 17, 2022 in Mount Morris

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2022 - As a reminder, the Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a walk-in COVID-19 booster clinic from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 17th at 2 Murray Hill Drive in Mount Morris.

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

Board of Supervisors Proclaims November 2022 as Adoption Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2022 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors recognizes the importance that foster parents and adoptive families play in the development of children across the country and, as such, has proclaimed November 2022 as Adoption Awa...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

November 13-19 Marks National Home Care Aide Week

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 14, 2022 – Each year, during the second full week of November, members of the healthcare community pause to celebrate compassion and professionalism as the National Association of Home Care has designated November 13-19 as Home Care Ai...

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

Board of Supervisors Authorizes Use of ARPA Funds to Bolster Workforce Development Programming

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 9, 2022 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors furthered its commitment to developing the County’s workforce as it recently authorized the use of $100,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funds to bolster training and professional pro...

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

Department of Health to Offer Walk-In COVID-19 Booster and Flu Clinic on November 10th

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 9, 2022 - As a reminder, the Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a walk-in COVID-19 booster clinic from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 10th at 2 Murray Hill Drive in Mount Morris.

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Posted on: November 8, 2022

County Employees Complete United Way Leadership Development Program

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 8, 2022 — Highlighting the County’s commitment to the professional development of its workforce, several County employees were among recent graduates of the United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger La...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

American Lung Association and Livingston County Take Time to Recognize National COPD Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 7, 2022 – November is National Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month, which is a time to recognize and support the more than 24 million Americans who battle this disease on a daily basis.

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

November Marks Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 7, 2022 – As part of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, every year in the month of November, people and organizations from across the United States come together in support of over six million Americans living with Alzhei...

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

Livingston County Joins American Lung Association in Recognizing Lung Cancer Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 4, 2022 – November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and Livingston County joins the American Lung Association in uniting with people from across the country to stand together against lung cancer.

Lung cancer is the leading cause...

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Posted on: November 3, 2022

November is National Home Care and Hospice Month

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2022 – Each November, the home care and hospice community honors the millions of nurses, home care aides, therapists and social workers who make a remarkable difference for the patients and families they serv...

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

Livingston County Further Demonstrates Commitment to Veterans by Waiving Civil Service Fees

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GENESEO, N.Y., Nov. 2, 2022 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors further demonstrated its commitment to supporting veterans by helping to reduce barriers to employment after approving a resolution to waive any fees associated with Civil ...

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

Livingston County Department of Health to Hold Walk-In Booster Clinic on Thursday, Nov. 3

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Nov. 2, 2022 – As a reminder, the Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a walk-in COVID-19 booster clinic from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 3rd at 2 Murray Hill Drive in Mount Morris.

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

November is National Diabetes Month

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2022 – November is American Diabetes Month and the Livingston County Department of Health is encouraging residents to learn their risks for pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes, and to take preventive steps to reduce thei...

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Department of Health to Hold Walk-In Booster Clinic on Friday, October 28 in Mount Morris

GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 28, 2022 – The Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a walk-in COVID-19 booster clinic from 1-4 p.m. on Friday, October 28th at 2 Murray Hill Drive in Mount Morris at the Department of Health Buildin...

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Livingston County Celebrates Lead Prevention Week by Spreading Awareness

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 27. 2022 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors is helping to spread awareness about the dangers associated with exposure to lead after declaring October 23-29 Lead Prevention Week throughout the County.  

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Livingston County Sheriff’s Office Receives Federal Grant to Support Community Policing Initiatives

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 27. 2022 – The United States Department of Justice recently announced that Livingston County will receive $375,000 through its Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS), which will allow the County to hire additio...

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Opportunity to Discuss Opioid and Substance Abuse Gaps in Services

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y. – Oct. 27, 2022 – The Director of Public Health and the Director of Community Services will co-facilitate two key stakeholder discussions to determine gaps in opioid and substance use services in Livingston County. &...

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

Livingston County Office of Veteran Services Launches New Website

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GENESEO, N.Y. – Oct. 26, 2022 – The Livingston County Office for Veteran Services unveiled an additional resource on Wednesday intended to better serve veterans as it announced the launch of a newly designed website – www.livcovets.com.

“We are very please...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Naloxone (Narcan) Available Without a Prescription to Reduce Overdoses

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Oct. 25, 2022 – The New York State Department of Health released its County Opioid Quarterly Report for October 2022, showing a 14% preliminary increase in 2021 overdose deaths involving opioids over the prior year. In light ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

Livingston County Celebrates Bat Week – Residents Reminded to Take Precautions Against Handling Bats

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2022 – Livingston County and the Department of Health are pleased to celebrate Bat Week beginning October 24-30. This is an excellent opportunity to celebrate bats. Bats play a pivotal role in helping natural areas to be strong and...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation to Hold On-The-Spot Hiring Clinic Oct. 26 in Mt. Morris

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2022 – Are you looking to join an award-winning team?  Do you want to make a significant difference in patients’ lives while also advancing your own career? The Livingston County Center for Nursing and ...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Visit LivCo Provides Helpful Guide to Enjoying Autumn in Livingston County

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GENESEO, N.Y., OCTOBER 21, 2022 – Picture this: There’s a crisp, but comfortable breeze in the air. Vivid, bright colors cascade all around you as the ground becomes littered with multi-colored leaves that will soon provide th...

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Livingston County Land Bank Receives Grant Through Office of Home and Community Renewal

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GENESEO, N.Y., OCTOBER 20, 2022 – New York State Homes and Community Renewal Commissioner RuthAnne Visnauskas recently announced that the Livingston County Land Bank was among a handful of organizations across the State to be awarded funding as ...

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

County Unveils Speakers Bureau to Connect Employees With Groups and Organizations

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2022 – Livingston County is proud to announce its latest communications tool as the County unveiled a Speakers Bureau designed to provide the community with access to various subject matter experts within the County&r...

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

County Connections - Kim Ruliffson

County Connections - Kim Ruliffson

Name: Kim Ruliffson       

Department: Department of Health

Job Title: Public Health Specialist

How long have you been with Livingston County? Since December 2021

What’s your favorite part of your job?  Working wit...

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

Finger Lakes Breastfeeding Partnership Unveils Simple Survey to Help Mothers With Breastfeeding Need

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 19, 2022 – The Finger Lakes Breastfeeding Partnership alongside Pivital Public Health Partnership are working together to ensure that all mothers in the Finger Lakes Region have access to resources to help with breastfeeding.

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

October Marks Children's Health Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 18, 2022 – October marks Children’s Health Month and Livingston County is reminding residents that children can often be much more vulnerable than adults when it comes to food allergies and other feeding issues.&...

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

October is National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y. – Oct. 18, 2022 – October is National Down Syndrome Awareness Month and Livingston County is raising awareness of the condition and celebrating the abilities of those with Down Syndrome.

First celebrated in the late 1980s, Down Syndrome Aware...

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Posted on: October 17, 2022

Grow LivCo, Office of Economic Development Helping Local Businesses Become Holiday Destinations

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GENESEO, N.Y., OCTOBER 17, 2022 – Grow LivCo is dedicated to supporting Livingston County’s small businesses and entrepreneurs by providing resources, tools and training. Earlier this month, the County gathered with over 120 local busi...

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

County Tabs Woollett as New Training and Professional Development Coordinator

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 14. 2022 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has appointed Jaclyn Woollett as the County’s Training and Professional Development Coordinator.

A newly formed position, the Training and Professional Developmen...

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

Department of Health to Hold Walk-In Booster Clinic on Saturday, October 22, 2022

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 14, 2022 – The Livingston County Department of Health will be holding a walk-in COVID-19 booster clinic from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 22nd at 1 Murray Hill Drive in Mount Morris in the Conference Center behind the Departmen...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

County Celebrates National Fire Prevention Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 13, 2022 – Livingston County is proud to celebrate National Fire Prevention Month – an initiative designed to spread awareness and educate the public on the risks of deadly fires and commemorate those who have lost ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2022

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 12, 2022 – October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Livingston County is committed to providing its residents with resources and information to help end the cycle of abuse that many suffer.

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Posted on: October 12, 2022

Dialysis Center at County Nursing Home to Expand Hours

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y., Oct. 12, 2022 — The Wyoming County Hospital Dialysis Center (WCHDC), located on the ground floor of the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation (LCCNR), is expanding operating hours and will begin off...

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

Board of Supervisors Declares Livingston County a Green Light for Military Service County

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 6, 2022 — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has declared Livingston County a Green Light for Military Service County from October 12 through November 13, 2022. 

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

County Connections - Andrea Callahan

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Name: Andrea Callahan (soon to be Mott)

Department: Public Health - Health Education

Job Title: Public Health Assistant

How long have you been with Livingston County? I just started with the DOH in January of 2022, but I a...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Livingston County Joins with Other Municipalities in Voicing Concerns Related to M.I.E.P.

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GENESEO, N.Y., OCTOBER 5, 2022 – Livingston County joins with municipalities from across New York State and the nation in voicing its concerns related to the Medicaid Inmate Exclusion Policy – a bipartisan behavioral health legislative...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

County Procures State Funding for New Emergency Communications Tower

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GENESEO, N.Y., Oct. 5, 2022 — The New York State 2021 and 2022 Statewide Interoperable Communications Grant (SICG) Program has recently awarded Livingston County with $1,207,837 for the construction of a new emergency communications rad...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Livingston County Receives Praise From Comptroller’s Office for Fiscal Responsibility

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ALBANY, N.Y., OCTOBER 4, 2022 – Livingston County continued to be an example of financial responsibility after the Office of the New York State Comptroller issued its latest Fiscal Stress Monitoring System results with the County ranking among t...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Livingston County Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Medical Reserve Corps

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MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y. – SEPTEMBER 28, 2022 – On Wednesday, September 28, the Livingston County Board of Supervisors formally recognized the 20th anniversary of the County’s Medical Reserve Corps – a program focused on ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

County Clerk’s Office and Office of Veteran Services Encouraging Veterans to File DD214 with County

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GENESEO, N.Y., SEPTEMBER 27, 2022 – With cyber-crime and fraud on the rise, the Livingston County Clerk’s Office, in conjunction with the Office of Veteran Services, is reminding residents who served in the military to file their discharge paperwork, comm...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

My Health Story 2022 Brings Focus to Health Equity

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GENESEO, N.Y., SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 - As part of its mission to understand and bring focus to health equity, Common Ground Health is launching its My Health Story 2022 survey. Residents of Chemung, Gen...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Livingston County’s Young Adult Program Developing Tomorrow’s Workforce Today

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GENESEO, N.Y., September 22, 2022 – With the nature of employment having shifted over the last several years and the demand for well-rounded, skilled workers on the rise, Livingston County is actively engaged in helping to develop tomorrow’s workforce tod...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

The Daily Record and Rochester Business Journal Tab Hillier as Recipient of Legal Excellence Award

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ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 20, 2022 — The Daily Record and Rochester Business Journal recently recognized Livingston County Attorney Shannon Hillier for her legal expertise after honoring her with the 2022 Legal Excellence Award for In-Hous...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2022 – One of the leading causes of death in men, prostate cancer is a highly treatable disease if detected early. September is National Prostate Awareness Month and Livingston County is committed to helping reduce the n...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

County Historian’s Office Names New Deputy Director

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 16, 2022 - The Livingston County Historian’s Office announced the hiring of Madeline Friedler as its newest Deputy Director following the promotion of Holly Watson earlier this summer.

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Livingston County Launches New Flagship E-Newsletter – The Livingston Lineup

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 16, 2022 – Livingston County is pleased to announce a new means of communication that will provide an overview of the many wonderful things taking place throughout the County.

In addition to its traditional forms of communica...

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

County’s Summer Youth Employment Program Molds Next Generation of Workers

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GENESEO, N.Y., September 15, 2022 – A skilled workforce is an essential component of any successful business regardless of size. The Livingston County Office of Workforce Development remains dedicated to continuing to offer transformative opport...

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Terry Appointed Director of Veteran's Services

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 15, 2022 – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors approved a new leader for the County’s Office of Veteran’s Services on Wednesday, September 14, 2022 as David L. Terry was unanimously appointed after...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

County Connections - Allison McDaniel

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Name: Allison McDaniel

Department: Social Services

Job Title: Clerk/Typist

How long have you been with Livingston County? A little more than a month (August 1st, 2022).

What’s your favorite part of your job? "Meeting new people and con...

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

Livingston-Wyoming WIC Program Honored by U.S. Department of Agriculture for its Excellence

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Mount Morris, N.Y., Sept. 12, 2022 - The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently awarded the Livingston-Wyoming WIC Program with the Gold Level Breastfeeding Award of Excellence for its breastfeeding promotion and support in the W...

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

Workforce Development, Youth Bureau Offer Employment Guide for Young Job Seekers

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 12, 2022  Younger County residents preparing to enter the labor market have a new resource available to guide them.

 

The Livingston County Office of Workforce Development (LCOWD) and the Livingston...

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

County Partners with Veterans One Stop Center of Western New York

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GENESEO, N.Y., SEPTEMBER 9, 2022 – Livingston County Office for Veteran’s Services Interim Director David Terry has announced a new partnership with Veterans One Stop Center of Western New York in an effort to further enhance the Count...

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

County to Offer Free Online Presentation on Conesus Lake Water Quality

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GENESEO, N.Y., SEPTEMBER 9, 2022 – Livingston County will host a free presentation regarding the water quality in Conesus Lake at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 14th.  The presentation, which will take place online, is being offered ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Livingston County Joins Community in Welcoming Back K-12 Students

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2022 — As kindergarten through 12th-grade students throughout the County begin returning to the classroom, Livingston County would like to welcome back and wish all students a productive, healthy and safe 2022-2023 school ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

County Historian Offers Tips for Preserving Photos

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GENESEO, N.Y., September 7, 2022 – Preserving history is an important means to transmit our understanding of the past to future generations.  In doing so, it connects people to certain times, places and events that were significant milestones in ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y. – September 7, 2022 – September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month across the nation. One of the leading causes of death in women, there are nearly 250,000 women living with ovarian cancer in the United States today.

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

Livingston County Offers Array of Mental Health Services as September is Suicide Prevention Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., September 6, 2022 – Each year, tens of thousands of Americans take their own life as suicide has become one of the leading causes of death in the United States.  September has been designated as Suicide Prevention Month a...

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Posted on: September 2, 2022

September Marks National Preparedness Month

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GENESEO, N.Y., Sept. 2, 2022 — Every September, National Preparedness Month is observed around the country to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time.

 

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Livingston County Suicide Prevention Task Force to Hold Eighth Annual Candlelight Vigil

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GENESEO, N.Y., September 1, 2022 – Now in its eighth year, the Livingston County Suicide Prevention Task Force, alongside Genesee Valley Health Partnership and CASA-Trinity, Inc., will host a candlelight vigil at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 8 at Pavi...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Capable, Courteous & Convenient; Residents and Staff Rave About Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation

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GENESEO, N.Y.; August 30, 2022 – It’s often said that nurses and healthcare workers dispense comfort, compassion and caring without need of a prescription. The Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation has embodied this n...

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Posted on: August 26, 2022

Livingston County Celebrates Women’s Equality Day on August 26, 2022

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 26, 2022 — Today, August 26, 2022, Livingston County is proud to celebrate Women’s Equality Day.  Introduced in 1971 by Rep. Bella Abzug (D-N.Y.), the holiday was approved by the United States Cong...

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Posted on: August 25, 2022

Livingston County Introduces Local Law Regarding Mortgage Recording Tax

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GENESEO, N.Y., August 25, 2022 - The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has authorized the County to introduce a local law, pursuant to the provisions of Section 253-y of the New York State Tax Law, to impose an Additional Mortgage Recording ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

Dansville’s Needham Honored by Senator Borrello and Assemblywoman Byrnes for Heroics

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 24, 2022 — Sean Needham received high praise on Wednesday at the Livingston County Board of Supervisors meeting as the Dansville resident was presented with the New York State Senate Liberty Medal following his heroi...

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

Livingston County Youth Bureau Seeking Requests for Proposals

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 24, 2022 — The Livingston County Youth Bureau is currently seeking Requests for Proposals for the County’s Youth Sports and Education Opportunity Funding program.  The deadline to submit a proposal...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

Livingston County Clerk's Office to Offer Extended Hours on Thursdays Beginning September 1, 2022

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2022 —Livingston County Clerk Andrea Bailey has announced that the County Clerk’s Office will offer extended hours on Thursdays starting September 1, 2022. 

 

Beginning next week, the office will be open Mo...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

Board of Supervisors Authorizes Intermunicipal Agreement with County Water and Sewer Authority

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2022 — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has authorized an Intermunicipal Agreement formalizing collaboration between the Livingston County Water and Sewer Authority (LCWSA) and the County to further develop the L...

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves Use of ARPA Funding for Capital Improvement Plan

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 19, 2022 — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors approved the distribution of $2,775,000 as part of its multi-year spending plan of one-time federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) stimulus monies.

 

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Public Comment Period Now Open for Presbyterian Road Culvert Replacement Project

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GENESEO, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2022 — The Livingston County Highway Department (LCHD) is accepting public comments now through Aug. 30, 2022, as part of the design process for the Presbyterian Road Culvert Replacement project. 

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