April 13, 2021

Long-Awaited Project Would Be Largest Project Built by the Department of Transportation Part of Governor's $311 Billion Infrastructure Plan Supported By This...

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Syracuse Poster Project Unveiling of 2021 Poster Series

Syracuse, NY—The Syracuse Poster Project will unveil its 20th annual poster series, 6 p.m., Thursday, April 22, through a YouTube release. The Syracuse Poster Project brings together community poets and artists to create an annual series of poetry posters for the city’s poster panels. Each year writers from throughout the community submit haiku about downtown, More »

County Executive McMahon & Dr. Indu Gupta Announce Immediate Pause in Use of J&J Vaccine in Onondaga County

Pause comes after recommendation from CDC & FDA Syracuse, N.Y. – Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon and Onondaga County Commissioner of Health, Dr. Indu Gupta today announced a pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine immediately at all Onondaga County clinics following recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), More »

Land Bank Homes Available April: 181 Merritt Ave. and 263-65 Kennedy Street West

The Syracuse Land Bank has houses available for purchase and renovation. The following are just a sampling of the houses that are available. for additional purchase opportunities see the Land Bank available property link below. Follow the instructions in the listing notes to view Land Bank properties and be sure to include all required attachments More »

City of Syracuse Fiscal Year 2021-2022 Budget Hearing Schedule

The following is the Finance, Taxation & Assessment Committee schedule for the upcoming Fiscal Year 2021-2022 Budget Hearings. The hearings will be held via WebEx. The purpose of these meetings is to discuss the proposed budget for each department. April 13 Bureau of Treasury 9:00 a.m. Financial Operations 10:00 a.m. Bureau of Accounts 11:30 a.m. More »

“Pause Use” Statement From New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker Regarding Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

“Today the CDC and FDA issued a statement recommending a pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine out of an abundance of caution. New York State will follow the CDC and FDA recommendation and pause the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine statewide immediately today while these health and safety agencies evaluate next More »

Three Taken to Hospital in Parkway Rollover Crash

Town of Salina, New York – The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a rollover crash on the Onondaga Lake Parkway in the Town of Salina. April 9, Friday evening at approximately 8:26 p.m., sheriff deputies along with rescue personnel responded to the 6600 block of the Onondaga Lake Parkway after receiving a 911 More »

FOCUS Forum on Higher Education in a Time of COVID Friday, April 16, 2021 at 12:05 p.m.

LeMoyne College President Linda LeMura and Syracuse University Chancellor and President Kent Syverud discuss the challenges and opportunities for higher education in a post-pandemic world. Join in the free FOCUS Forum virtually at 12:05 p.m. on Friday, April 16. Previous FORUMS Now on Video You also can see the virtual Forums you have missed in More »

April 8th TMR: Early Childhood Alliance in Onondaga County

Syracuse, N.Y. – Laurie Black, director of the Early Childhood Alliance of Onondaga County, will discuss the organization’s work in Central New York during a public forum from 8 to 9 a.m. Thursday hosted by Syracuse University’s Thursday Morning Roundtable. Launched in 2015 after it was recommended in a 2013-2014 Onondaga Citizens League study, the More »

Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Recruit Apprentices

Liverpool, NY (February 1, 2021) – The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) for Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers, Local Union #2 (Oswego), will conduct a recruitment from May 5, 2021 through April 29, 2022 for three Bricklayer, Mason and Plasterer apprentices, the New York State Department of Labor announced today. Applications can be obtained at More »

Attorney General James Urges U.S. Senate to Pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021

Bill Would Reform Law Enforcement Agencies, Give State Attorneys General Statutory Authority to Investigate Unconstitutional Policing New York – New York Attorney General Letitia James and Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul  on Wednesday April 7th led a coalition of 10 attorneys general in urging the U.S. Senate to pass H.R. 1280, the George Floyd Justice More »

Motorcycle Crash Claims Life of Oswego County Man

Town of Clay, New York – The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the serious motorcycle crash that occurred yesterday evening on Morgan Road in the Town of Clay, which has now claimed the life of an Oswego County man. On April 8th , at approximately 6:10 p.m., sheriff’s deputies along with rescue personnel More »

Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Recruit Apprentices (2)

Liverpool, NY (February 3, 2021) – The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) for Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers, Local Union #2 (Syracuse), will conduct a recruitment from May 5, 2021 through April 29, 2022 for two Cement Finisher or Cement Mason apprentices; six Bricklayer, Mason and Plasterer apprentices; six Pointer, Caulker and Cleaner apprentices; two More »

Governor Cuomo Announces on April 10th more Than 11.5 Million COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Have Been Administered in New York State

282,305 Doses Administered in the Last 24 Hours More Than 1.4 Million Doses Administered Over Past Seven Days More Than 1 in 3 New Yorkers Have Received at Least One Dose More Than 1 in 5 Are Now Fully Vaccinated Vaccine Dashboard Will Update Daily to Provide Updates on the State’s Vaccine Program; Go to ny.gov/vaccinetracker Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that more than More »

Governor Cuomo Provides April 11th Update to New Yorkers on State’s Progress During COVID-19 Pandemic

Hospitalizations Drop to 4,083—Lowest Since December 2   877 Patients in the ICU; 577 Intubated Statewide Positivity Rate is 2.99% New York City 7-Day Average Positivity Rate Drops to 3.58%—Lowest Since December 1 Long Island 7-Day Average Positivity Rate Drops to 3.93%—Lowest Since November 30 53 COVID-19 Deaths in New York State Yesterday Governor Andrew More »