News for Amsterdam NY - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Amsterdam New York. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/amsterdam-ny News for Amsterdam NY - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/amsterdam-ny https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Mon, 05 Dec 2022 04:40:30 -0600 Tonko Votes to Secure Paid Leave for Railroad Workers WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Paul D. Tonko (D-NY) today voted in the House to pass H.J. Res. 100 and H. Con. Res. 119, which would avoid a https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-votes-to-secure-paid-leave-for-railroad-workers-31497900-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-votes-to-secure-paid-leave-for-railroad-workers-31497900-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Tonko Calls for Agency to Protect Consumers from Cyber Grinch Bots During the Holiday Season WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Paul D. Tonko (D-NY) sent a letter to Federal Trade Commission Chair Lina Khan calling for the FTC to take steps to https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-calls-for-agency-to-protect-consumers-from-cyber-grinch-bots-during-the-holiday-season-31496610-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-calls-for-agency-to-protect-consumers-from-cyber-grinch-bots-during-the-holiday-season-31496610-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Tonko Statement on Speaker Pelosi WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Paul D. Tonko today released a statement following Speaker Pelosi’s decision to step down from leadership in https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-statement-on-speaker-pelosi-31494774-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-statement-on-speaker-pelosi-31494774-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 1 Year After Signing of Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, Tonko Highlights Major Wins for NY-20 WASHINGTON, DC—On the one year anniversary of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL), Congressman Paul D. Tonko cheered the transformational https://www.americantowns.com/news/1-year-after-signing-of-bipartisan-infrastructure-law-tonko-highlights-major-wins-for-ny20-31491756-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/1-year-after-signing-of-bipartisan-infrastructure-law-tonko-highlights-major-wins-for-ny20-31491756-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Tonko, LaHood, Barragán And Upton Press for Increased Access, Health Equity for Alzheimer's Patients WASHINGTON, DC—Representatives Paul D. Tonko (D-NY), Darin LaHood (R-IL), Nanette Diaz Barragán (D-CA), and Fred Upton (R-MI) sent a https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-lahood-barragan-and-upton-press-for-increased-access-health-equity-for-alzheimers-patients-31488670-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-lahood-barragan-and-upton-press-for-increased-access-health-equity-for-alzheimers-patients-31488670-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Tonko, Fitzpatrick Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Empower Communities with Resilience And Mental Wellness WASHINGTON, DC—Representatives Paul D. Tonko and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) introduced the Community Mental Wellness & Resilience Act, a https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-fitzpatrick-introduce-bipartisan-bill-to-empower-communities-with-resilience-and-mental-wellness-31480916-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-fitzpatrick-introduce-bipartisan-bill-to-empower-communities-with-resilience-and-mental-wellness-31480916-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Tonko Statement on 4 Years Since Schoharie Limo Crash AMSTERDAM, NY—Congressman Paul D. Tonko released a statement marking four years since the devastating Schoharie limo crash that took the lives https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-statement-on-4-years-since-schoharie-limo-crash-31468812-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-statement-on-4-years-since-schoharie-limo-crash-31468812-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Tonko Announces 2022 Congressional App Challenge WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Paul D. Tonko announced the launch of this year’s Congressional App Challenge (CAC), an app competition for https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-announces-2022-congressional-app-challenge-31409859-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-announces-2022-congressional-app-challenge-31409859-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Tonko Statement on Manchin Refusal to Address Climate in Reconciliation WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Paul D. Tonko today released a statement following Senator Manchin’s assertion that he will not support climate https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-statement-on-manchin-refusal-to-address-climate-in-reconciliation-31409854-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-statement-on-manchin-refusal-to-address-climate-in-reconciliation-31409854-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Tonko Votes to Protect Americans’ Basic Freedoms WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Paul D. Tonko today voted for bold legislative action to defend women’s health freedom in response to the https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-votes-to-protect-americans-basic-freedoms-31409852-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tonko-votes-to-protect-americans-basic-freedoms-31409852-amsterdam-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Amsterdam's Independence Day Fest 2022 Celebrate the 4th of July down at Riverlink Park and the Mohawk Valley Gateway Overlook on Sunday, July 3rd! Enjoy food from Tony's Concessions LLC! https://www.americantowns.com/news/amsterdams-independence-day-fest-2022-31384295-amsterdam-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/amsterdams-independence-day-fest-2022-31384295-amsterdam-ny.html Arts and Entertainment Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Hochul Updates New Yorkers on State's Progress Combating COVID-19 Governor Encourages New Yorkers to Keep Using the Tools to Protect Against and Treat COVID-19: Vaccines, Boosters, Testing and Treatment 26 Statewide https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hochul-updates-new-yorkers-on-states-progress-combating-covid19-31499602-new-rochelle-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hochul-updates-new-yorkers-on-states-progress-combating-covid19-31499602-new-rochelle-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Hochul Announces Up-To-$200 Million "Fast NY" Grant Program to Attract Key Industries to Shovel-Ready Sites Across The State Now Accepting Letters of Intent Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that the new up-to-$200 million Focused Attraction of Shovel-Ready Tracts grant program to attract and https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hochul-announces-upto200-million-fast-ny-grant-program-to-attract-key-industries-to-shovelready-sites-across-the-state-now-accepting-letters-of-intent-31499601-oswego-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hochul-announces-upto200-million-fast-ny-grant-program-to-attract-key-industries-to-shovelready-sites-across-the-state-now-accepting-letters-of-intent-31499601-oswego-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Hochul Announces Graduation of 38 New York State Forest Rangers Governor Kathy Hochul today announced 38 new graduates from the 23rd Basic School for New York State Forest Rangers. As part of the https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hochul-announces-graduation-of-38-new-york-state-forest-rangers-31499590-yonkers-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hochul-announces-graduation-of-38-new-york-state-forest-rangers-31499590-yonkers-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Hochul Announces Start of Construction on Series of Flood Resiliency Projects in City of Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County Over $6.3 Million To Stabilize Shoreline and Protect Flood Prone Public Space Along the St. Lawrence River Part of State's $300 Million Resiliency https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hochul-announces-start-of-construction-on-series-of-flood-resiliency-projects-in-city-of-ogdensburg-st-lawrence-county-31499591-plattsburgh-ny.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-hochul-announces-start-of-construction-on-series-of-flood-resiliency-projects-in-city-of-ogdensburg-st-lawrence-county-31499591-plattsburgh-ny.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600