Board of Legislators introduced the Safe Access to Reproductive Health Care Facilities Act

White Plains, NY —  On Monday, the Board of Legislators introduced a proposed law that will protect health care facility workers and people seeking medical treatment from being physically prevented or otherwise intimidated while trying to obtain rightful, private services from their health care providers, including abortions. 

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White Plains, NY —  The Board of Legislators has approved gas tax relief for Westchester residents.

Every 10 years, following the decennial census, the Board of Legislators meets to consider county legislative district lines.

Before we begin our redistricting conversations, the Board is seeking input from the public.

A Remote Public Input Session on County Legislative Redistricting will be held on Wednesday, April 27 at 6 p.m.

(Legislator MaryJane Shimsky at podium, behind her L to R: Stacy Osborne, President, GROW Inc.;Board Vice Chair Nancy Barr; Michael Orth, Commissioner, Dept. of Community Mental Health; Shari Ascher, Director of Policy & Programs for Small Business and Chambers of Commerce; Evan Latainer, Director, Westchester County Office for People with Disabilities; Carin Horowitz, Chair, Westchester County Advisory Council on People with Disabilities;Michael Gilberg, member, Advisory Council on People with Disabilities)

White Plains, NY — On Monday night, the Board of Legislators unanimously passed a measure removing archaic and offensive language referring to people with developmental and intellectual disabilities from the County Charter.

Celebrating the 2022 Regeneron STS Scholars & Finalists

On Monday evening at our regular Board meeting, the Westchester County Board of Legislators paid tribute to the 25 outstanding students from across the County who qualified as Scholars and Finalists in the 2022 Regeneron Science Talent Search. The range and depth of these students' projects was, as it is every year, remarkable.