Latest Updates

Open Letter to the Community on the Anniversary of the First COVID-19 Case in Ulster County from County Executive Ryan

Tomorrow, March 8th marks one year since Ulster County had its first confirmed case of COVID-19 “March 8th marks one year since Ulster County was notified of our first case of COVID-19. What followed that day was a year of challenge and crisis, but it also highlighted our resilience and sense of community. Sadly, we […]

County Executive Ryan Announces Housing Action Plan

The action plan recommends the creation of an ongoing Housing Task Force, partnerships with developers to build housing within the fabric of existing neighborhoods on vacant lots, adaptive reuse of existing structures for housing, the creation of supportive and transition housing and the establishment of housing funds for housing initiatives in the County  KINGSTON, N.Y. –  […]

County Executive Ryan Announces Diverse Set of Plans to Reimagine and Redevelop Enterprise West Property at The Former IBM Site

Responses signal strong interest from a range of partners to put the long-dormant site back to productive use, creating jobs and providing local tax revenues Proposal includes satellite college campus, arts and maker space, and agricultural manufacturing facilities   KINGSTON, NY – Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan announced on Monday that the County received twenty-two responses to […]

Ulster County Health Department Receives a Nearly 400% Vaccine Increase After Request from County Executive Ryan

Ulster County Health Department directly allocated 3,340 vaccine doses, which represents a nearly 400% increase from last week’s allocation of 700 doses Statement from County Executive Ryan “After requesting additional vaccines for the residents of Ulster County, I am pleased to announce that this week we have been allocated 3,340 doses directly to our Ulster […]

County Executive Ryan Announces The Retirement of Director of Emergency Services Steve Peterson

Steve Peterson served as the Director of Emergency Services for 7-years and has worked for Ulster County for 35-years  Kingston, N.Y. – County Executive Pat Ryan announces that after a distinguished career in public service, Director of Emergency Services Steve Peterson has announced his intention to retire. Peterson has served the people of Ulster County for […]

Ulster County Senior Hub Vaccinates 400 Seniors

Ulster County Office for the Aging assisted 400 seniors, including those with limited internet access to sign-up, receive COVID-19 vaccine  KINGSTON, N.Y. – County Executive Pat Ryan today visited the Ulster County Senior Hub where 400 vaccines were administered to senior residents. Through County Executive Ryan’s continued effort to ensure an equitable distribution of vaccines, residents over […]