Governor Paterson's Economic Security Cabinet

Regional Town Hall Meetings to receive comments on New York State’s efforts to protect and enhance the economic security of low-income families.
When Jul 31, 2008
from 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Where York College
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In this national economic downturn, Governor Paterson has charged his Economic Security Cabinet with exploring opportunities to support struggling low-income families. These Town Hall meetings will provide an opportunity to hear about the State’s commitment to protecting and enhancing economic security.   Suggestions from employers, labor representatives, researchers, advocates, and the general public are a vital part of this effort, and interested individuals are invited to provide written submissions and/or 3 minutes of in-person testimony.  

Further information about the Economic Security Cabinet and the regional Town Hall meetings – and registration information for the meetings - can be obtained at the Economic Security Cabinet website


All meetings will begin promptly at 4:00 PM and end at 7:00 PM

June 12       Capital Region – Schenectady Community College
June 19       Western NY Region – Erie Community College-Downtown
June 25       Finger Lakes Region – Rochester City Hall
June 26       Central NY Region – Onondaga Community College
July 1          Southern Tier Region - Broome Community College
July 7          Mohawk Valley Region - Mohawk Valley Community College
July 16        North Country Region – 2 simultaneous sessions: Jefferson Community College; Clinton Community College
July 24        Mid-Hudson Region – Orange County Community College-Newburgh Campus
July 28        New York City Region – 2 simultaneous sessions: Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Building; Brooklyn  Borough Hall
July 30        Long Island Region – Farmingdale State College
July 31        New York City Region – York College/CUNY