Breaking News


Performing county government Johanna Contreras (2d from proper) poses after being sworn in with Ulster County sheriff Juan Figueroa, county clerk Nina Postupack and Ulster County legislative chairperson Tracey Bartels.

At 10 a.m. on Friday, September 9, Johanna Contreras used to be sworn in as appearing county government of Ulster County,  designated via congressperson Pat Ryan as his successor. The county Democratic Committee will meet in Kingston town corridor’s council chambers September 17 to make a choice a birthday party nominee to prevail Ryan in an election anticipated to be held November 8.

Till lately he deputy county government liable for the well being and human products and services portfolio. Contreras had up to now labored within the New York Town finances place of job in New York Town since 2013, overseeing the budgets of the New York Town Division of Training, Town College of New York, and Faculty Development Authority.

“I’ve all the time targeted the values of fairness and inclusion and can proceed to take action as appearing Ulster County government,” stated Contreras. “I’m proud to steer our Ulster County group of execs who do the paintings each day to earn the general public agree with and serve our citizens.”

Contreras lives in Kingston together with her husband and two youngsters.