From the desk of Rockland County Sherif Lou Falco :

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Healthy Homes, Healthy Families

As I have said time and again, the health and safety of all residents in Rockland County is the highest priority of my administration. Surveys have found that while citizens know public health is important to them, they aren’t always exactly sure what it is or how it has...

Israeli Defense Forces Down Iran Drone – Lose F-16: What It Means

The Israeli Defense Forces reported shooting down an Iranian Drone or Unmanned Aerial Vehicle [UAV] originating from the Syrian Border into Israel.  The significance of this type of attack signals a renewed escalation of the so called “Arab-Israeli” conflict. Iran has...
Posted On Feb 12 2018

State Of The County

It was with great pride that I recently presented my “State of the County” address to the people of Rockland. Beyond the miraculous path we have taken to not only come back from the brink of bankruptcy but also move full speed ahead towards prosperity, one over...

Killing Trump: Connect the Dots!

The term “coup d’etat” is french for “blow against the State”. It describes the plot or overthrow of a government system or head of state by plotters from within the government system. In the U.S., we have a peaceful transition of government power...
Posted On Feb 09 2018

Always Forward

We are moving forward, remaking our government, making it more effective, more streamlined, less costly. We have moved 150 employees, out of the deteriorating and decrepit Sain Building, into renovated and spacious offices in Building A at our Pomona Campus. Rockland County has...

Rockland Renaissance

We have spent the last 4 years fighting our way back from the brink of bankruptcy. We have paid off the $138 million deficit, that existed when I took office, much faster than anyone thought possible. The renaissance of Rockland County is well underway. Today we take our next...

Extra Eyes on the Books

Something happened in early 2007 that would have far-reaching consequences for Rockland County – consequences that helped lead to near disaster. In April of that year, the County’s auditor retired. Normally the retirement of a single employee does not impact the...

Expecting School Safety

When my children were little, I would put them on the bus in the morning with every expectation that they would be safe and cared for in school. Safe from physical hazards, safe from dangerous conditions, safe from fire, safe from anything that could hurt them. What parent...

Dividends for Taxpayers

A New Year and new opportunities to make good on a vow that has been a centerpiece of my administration – economic development. Attracting business – clean industry – is tied to our way of life and your pocketbook. Keep in mind that every cent of the taxes paid...