The $2.5 billion Clean Water Infrastructure Act will upgrade NY's aging water infrastructure - enhancing community health & protecting our natural resources for generations to come.
Once complete, the 750-mile trail will be the nation's largest state multi-use trail network, giving outdoor enthusiasts, hikers and bikers access to some of NY's natural treasures.
Andrew M. Cuomo
Andrew M. Cuomo, re-elected the 56th Governor of New York State on November 4, 2014, has a lifelong commitment to public service and the proven leadership skills to make government work for the people of the state.
End of Year Report 2016JANUARY 4, 2017
New York State showed the nation that it is built to lead. We adopted an ambitious $100 billion building investment plan and showed the way forward on some of the most challenging economic justice issues securing 12 weeks of Paid Family Leave and the first in-the-nation $15 statewide minimum wage.Learn More
Governor Cuomo signs legislation that will invest over $200 million into resources that will help combat the heroin and opioid epidemic and announces that health insurers are responsible by law to provide coverage for fertility treatment to all individuals, regardless of sexual orientation or marital status.
STATE OF THE STATE
Step one to promoting growth is to cut taxes and control spending. By the end of 2016, New York State will have cut or avoided enough taxes to save New Yorkers $114.1 billion.
Private Sector Jobs
We’re putting New Yorkers back to work. Today, New York State boasts a record 7.87 million private sector jobs - the most in our state's history.
A record-high $24.8 billion is being invested in our education system - a 6.5% increase over last year that will impact New York's 2.8 million students.