Herkimer County Government
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The saga involving the proposed new Herkimer County Jail is about to take a trip south, literally.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - At a special session Thursday morning of the Herkimer County Legislature, a decision was made regarding the Historic 1834 Herkimer County Jail on North Main Street in Herkimer.
THE GOVERNOR'S FLOOD ASSISTANCE TEAMS MADE THEIR FIRST APPEARANCE IN THE FOUR HARDEST HIT COUNTIES YESTERDAY. A THE FIRM THAT HAS EXPERIENCE IN THESE MATTERS SAYS ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS WALK IN AND APPLY TO RECEIVE YOUR PORTION OF THE 16 MILLION DOLLARS THE STATE HAS SET ASIDE. THE MAXIMUM GRANT PER HOMEOWNER IS 31,900 DOLLARS AND FOR BUSINESS AND FARMERS, IT'S 50-THOUSAND.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Four upstate senators have banded together to try and help the constituents in their districts affected by the recent flooding get some financial relief.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Herkimer County has won a lawsuit against the village of Herkimer in a dispute over delinquent water and sewer bills.
Click here for a list of all the specials at Herkimer County Businesses in honor of Small Business Week, May 19 - 25.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Herkimer County Legislature is requesting an extension on the county's sales tax to help pay for the construction of a new jail. The state legislature will have to sign off on the measure. It will extend the 1 1/4 % sales tax that's currently in place for another 2 years. 1/4 of a percent will go specifically to funding the construction of a new jail.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Even before Wednesday's quadruple-fatal shooting in Mohawk and Herkimer, the police chief says he's been fighting against budget cuts.
LITTLE FALLS, N.Y. (WKTV) - A couple that spoke out at a city council meeting over a co-op's tax exempt status say they found nails under their tires the next day.
ALBANY, N.Y. – State Senator James Seward today commented on the shooting tragedy in Herkimer County.
FRANKFORT, N.Y. (WKTV) - Frankfort Mayor Frank Moracco says he has been talking with officials from an automaker which is interested in building a plant at the old Union Tools site in the Village.
FRANKFORT, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Village of Frankfort hopes to get an update on the former Union Tools site on Tuesday.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - An appeals court has unanimously upheld a decision in favor of Herkimer County against three local municipalities in regard to Workers Compensation.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The organization Herkimer NOW is proposing legislation regarding landlords that live far away. The idea was presented to the village board during a meeting earlier this week.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Senator James Seward, who represents the 51st District, is traveling the district to let his constituents know what he'll be working on in the new term. He began his tour of the district in Herkimer on Thursday at the Herkimer County Legislative Chambers.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - At a ceremony held Wednesday morning, Sylvia Rowan was sworn in as the Herkimer County Clerk, a position she has held for 16 years.
ILION, N.Y. - The Village of Ilion has received word that Moody's Investor Services has upgraded the villages bond rating from a "very good" rating to a "strong" rating.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Herkimer County Legislature held a public meeting on their 2013-2014 budget Wednesday night a week before legislators will vote on the proposal. The budget director says the proposed budget brings few changes, other than to a few programs including the county's Meals on Wheels program.
HERKIMER COUNTY, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Director of the Herkimer County Public Health Department is resigning.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Celebrations filled Herkimer's Waterfront Grille Tuesday night after votes came in showing Acting District Attorney Jeff Carpenter as the projected winner for Herkimer County District Attorney.