President Kent will testify before a joint state Assembly and Senate Standing Committee on the union’s concerns and solutions about the governor’s plans for the state Office of Mental Health (OMH) and Office of People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD).
Monday’s hearing is the first of several scheduled for around the state. PEF testimony will be given at all of these hearings. The schedule is as follows:
September 9th: Farmingdale State College, Little Theatre, Roosevelt Hall, 2350 Broadhollow Rd,. Farmingdale NY – 2:00 PM
September 13th: Binghamton City Hall, City Council Chambers, 38 Hawley Street, Binghamton, NY – 11:00 AM
September 17th: Ogdensburg City Hall, City Council Chambers, 330 Ford St,. Ogdensburg, NY – 10:00 AM
September 19th: Middletown City Hall, Common Council Chambers, 16 James St., Middletown, NY – 2:00 PM