Senators George Amedore, Fred Akshar, and Chris Jacobs, co-Chairs of the Joint Senate Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction, today announced a series of forums that will be held throughout the state to continue to examine the issues faced by the state due to increased heroin and opioid abuse. More information can be found here.
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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the release of the New York State Offshore Wind Blueprint. First announced in the 2016 State of the State address, the strategic plan will advance the development of offshore wind along New York’s coastline. New York State is home to some of the world’s strongest offshore wind resources, which will contribute to the Governor’s aggressive mandate to supply 50 percent of the state’s electricity from renewable energy resources by 2030.