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Assemblyman Billy Jones: Congratulations to Saranac Lofts for receiving $6.5 million from the State

The New York State Homes and Community Renewal office announced yesterday the awardees of state funding that includes 16 housing development projects across the state. The Saranac Lofts, a 70-unit apartment complex for artists and mixed-income renters,...

Assemblyman Billy Jones Visits Chateaugay Memorial Library and Chateaugay Historical Society After Securing Funding

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Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay Lake) recently visited the Chateaugay Memorial Library and Chateaugay Historical Society after securing both organizations funding for equipment and community outreach. “Local historical associations and libraries...

Assemblyman Billy Jones: Statement on Concealed Carry Improvement Act

“The concealed carry legislation that was passed yesterday was highly flawed and is harmful to many legal gun owners who reside in the Adirondacks and North Country. It’s deeply concerning that simply possessing a gun in the Adirondack Park...

Assemblyman Jones Welcomes North Country Children to Take his Annual Summer Reading Challenge

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay Lake) is inviting North Country children to take part in his annual Summer Reading Challenge, which is held in partnership with New York State Libraries. This year's theme is “Oceans of Possibilities,”...

Assemblyman Billy Jones: Rising Gas Prices are not Sustainable

“Everyone is hurting from the rising gas prices. Hardworking North Country residents cannot afford to fill their gas tanks while businesses and farmers are struggling to pay for the fuel to run their businesses. This will have even more impact on...

Assemblyman Billy Jones Welcomes Dr. Roger P. Catania to New York State Board of Regents

“Today, I was honored to join my colleagues in the New York State Assembly in electing Dr. Roger P. Catania to the New York State Board of Regents as the Judicial District 4 representative. I was pleased to continue our discussions about ensuring...

Legislation Sponsored by Jones to Create Commission on Future Lake Placid Winter Olympics Passes State Assembly

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The State Assembly yesterday passed legislation (A9864b/S9319) sponsored by Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay Lake) that would create a commission on hosting the Winter Olympics in Lake Placid with another state municipality. After millions of dollars...

Legislation Sponsored by Assemblyman Billy Jones to Rename Bridges After Trooper Brian Falb Passes State Assembly

The State Assembly yesterday passed a bill (A8445a/S7504a) sponsored by Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay Lake) to rename the bridges located on Interstate 87 over the Saranac River after Trooper Brian S. Falb. Trooper Falb died of cancer due to injuries...

Assemblyman Billy Jones Joins Local Fire Departments and State Fire Association Leaders to Celebrate the Fair Play Ambulance Cost Recovery Act

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Altona, NY – Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay Lake) joined with members of the North Country’s volunteer fire service to celebrate the inclusion of the “Fair Play Ambulance Cost Recovery Act” (A.534-A) in the NY State budget....

Assemblyman Billy Jones: Plattsburgh International Airport Flight to Philadelphia is Good for Business and Travelers

“The flight from Plattsburgh to Philadelphia will be a good replacement for the flight to Washington, D.C. that was cancelled last year. Now North Country travelers will have access to an airport that can connect them to almost anywhere. This flight...
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