Ward 5 Primary Results – Don Tallerman Wins!

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Please follow and like us:Congrats to Don Tallerman on winning the Ward 5 Democratic Primary. Find out more about Don here. Here are the results from the Ulster County Board of Elections: Ward 5: reported: 1 of 1 100.00% Ballots: 94 Madeline R. Hoetger (DEM) 26 27.66% Donald Tallerman (DEM) 56 59.57% Collin Bentley (DEM) 12 12.77% Write-in 0 0.00% Total 94 100.00%

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KCSD Board of Education Election & Budget Vote

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Please follow and like us:Tuesday, May 21, 2019 from 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM From the Kingston City School District Website: At District Middle Schools and High School (keep scrolling for polling place locations with Wards & Districts)  NEW Polling Places and Times: If you are unsure of your Ward or District, find it listed under “Related Jurisdictions” here: Ward & District Lookup (*Other voting information on this Board of Elections website is for General Elections, NOT School District Elections. Find your polling place below.) or contact the Ulster County Board of Elections at 845-334-5470, Camille DiPerna or Sandy Nelson (contact information below) before the day of the election. Questions can be directed to:District… Read More

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DEMOCRAT LISA CUTTEN ANNOUNCES HER CAMPAIGN FOR ULSTER COUNTY COMPTROLLER

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Please follow and like us:Kingston, New York – May 7, 2019 – Democrat Lisa Cutten announced her candidacy for Comptroller of Ulster County. As a Certified Public Accountant and career government finance professional, Lisa Cutten will deliver true independent oversight of more than $350 million dollars that flows through the County coffers each year. Cutten said: “The Comptroller has a small staff but a very big job.” There is no more important job than guaranteeing that taxpayer money is used to serve the people. Cutten has a proven record of stopping fraud, waste and abuse. In this critical time of change in County government leadership, Lisa Cutten offers a steady… Read More

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March Gallagher for Ulster County Comptroller

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Please follow and like us: Longtime public servant and community advocate March Gallagher is ready to step into the role of Comptroller for Ulster County. With the just declared announcement by current Ulster County Comptroller Elliott Auerbach that he will be stepping down, March Gallagher is fully prepared to be our next comptroller.  “I’m running,” declared Gallagher.  “The time I have spent serving our community’s needs, both in and out of county government, makes the prospect of bringing my talents and energy to shape the integrity of this office very appealing.  My experience makes me a great fit for safeguarding our County’s finances, rooting out any waste of our hard… Read More

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THE ULSTER COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS IS SEEKING ELECTION INSPECTORS!!!!

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Please follow and like us:Attention Kingston: Inspectors are needed for the April 30th Special Election at the Midtown Neighborhood Center. POLL WORKERS NEEDED FOR 2019 ELECTIONS! You too can be an – ELECTION INSPECTOR! – To find out how, download, print, complete and mail this form to the Board of Elections, or send an email the Board at elections@co.ulster.ny.us. or call our office at 845-334-5470 and ask for Keri or Adrianne – PARTIAL DAY HOURS NOW AVAILABLE AT AN HOURLY RATE OF $15 AN HOUR  

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Handwritten Draft of New York State’s First Constitution on Display at Cultural Education Center April 15-20

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Please follow and like us:Here’s a little Kingston history for everyone from an April 10, 2019 press release from the New York State Department of Education: The handwritten manuscript draft of New York State’s 1777 state constitution, adopted in Kingston on April 20, 1777, will be on public display on the 11th floor of the Cultural Education Center (222 Madison Avenue, Albany) from Monday, April 15 through Saturday, April 20 from 9:30 am – 4:30 pm. The display marks the 242nd anniversary of the state constitution and the establishment of New York as a state. The handwritten draft contains numerous strikeouts, additions and corrections. The complete, official text was published… Read More

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ULSTER COUNTY DEMOCRATS MAKE HISTORY

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Please follow and like us:SUBMIT FIVE TIMES THE REQUIRED SIGNATURES OVER COUNTY REPUBLICANS  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                         Contact:  Ashley Dittus April 8, 2019                                                                                                                                                                                        Kingston, NY – The Ulster County Democratic Committee submitted over 5,000 signatures to the Board of Election for municipal and county offices, the most that have ever been submitted in county history.The minimum signature requirement to appear on a major party line countywide is 1,000 signatures but was reduced to 750 to accommodate recent changes in the electoral calendar. In comparison, the Ulster County Republican Committee submitted 1,006 signatures for the office of County Executive. Dave Clegg submitted 2 ½ times more signatures than the republican… Read More

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