White Plains, NY — Members of the Board of Legislators spent nearly two hours Wednesday morning probing the response by local internet and telecommunications service providers to outages last month resulting from Tropical Storm Isaias.

White Plains, NY — Former Legislator Lyndon Williams, who left the Board of Legislators last month to accept an appointment as City Court Judge in Mount Vernon, was honored Monday night with the Board's Award for Distinguished Service. The award is the highest honor the Board can bestow for service to the people of Westchester County.

White Plains, NY — The Westchester County Board of Legislators will bring representatives of local power utilities before a Committee of the Whole (COW) meeting on Thursday to answer questions about the companies’ inadequate preparation for and response to Tropical Storm Isaias, which left thousands of Westchester customers without power for as much as a week.

The Westchester County Board of Elections has announced the times and locations for early voting for this fall's general election.

The early voting period is October 24 through November 1.

White Plains, NY — Westchester County Legislators are urging State lawmakers to pass a law allowing drop-boxes for voters to use in casting absentee ballots this fall.