County News

1,100 Youth Participate in Event, 80 in Finals at MWPAI

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. has announced the winners from today’s finals of the Youth Bureau’s 10th Annual Sidewalk Art Contest at Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute in Utica.

This year, 1,100 youth ages 5-18 years-old... Read more

County Will Pay Additional $200 per Mile Due to Harsh Winters

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. announced today an increase of $200 per mile in additional payment to municipalities that have snow plow contracts with the county due to the harsh conditions of the past two winters.

“We have... Read more

More than $500,000 Awarded by Central New York Care Collaborative

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. announced today, that through collaborative efforts facilitated by the county, $538,893 has been awarded by the Central New York Care Collaborative to improve the healthcare of the local refugee... Read more

Elderly, Children & Pets at Highest Risk

With 90-degree weather forecast for the weekend and into next week, and the heat index possibly reaching over 100 degrees, Oneida County is urging residents to take the necessary precautions to remain safe under extreme heat conditions.

“When temperatures climb... Read more