Press Releases

Byrne Hosts Yorktown Shed the Meds Event

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce he will be hosting his annual Shed the Meds prescription drug drop-off event in Yorktown on Friday, Sept. 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will take place at the Jefferson Village...

Byrne Hosts Putnam County Shed the Meds

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce he will be hosting his annual Shed the Meds prescription drug drop-off event in Putnam County on Tuesday, Sept. 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will take place at the Mahopac Volunteer...

Time to Act and Hold Corrupt Governor Accountable

“Attorney General Letitia James’ presentation on her completed investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against Gov. Cuomo was damning. For nearly six months, I have said there is more than enough public evidence to justify Assembly...

Byrne Announces Additional Trailblazing with Byrne Events

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the extension of his Trailblazing with Byrne tour throughout the district. Byrne’s 2021 trailblazing events began earlier this year in May. He has since hosted...

Assemblyman Byrne & Putnam Arts Council Recognize Contestants at First District-Wide Assembly Art Competition for Middle-School Aged Children

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Mahopac— Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, I, SAM, ROS-Mahopac) and the Putnam Arts Council hosted a ceremony recognizing contestants in the 94th District’s first ever Assembly Art Competition. Eligible contestants included students in grades...

Assemblyman Byrne Announces 2021 Summer Reading Challenge for Students in 94th District

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Assemblyman Byrne is pleased to announce the start of his 2021 Summer Reading Challenge. This program is open to all elementary and middle school aged students in the 94th Assembly District and requires students to maintain daily logs demonstrating at...

State Legislature Passes Byrne, Harckham Bill Honoring Atomic Veterans in New York

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Albany, NY – Special legislation introduced by New York State Assemblyman Kevin Byrne and Senator Pete Harckham designating the pedestrian bridge over the Taconic State Parkway in the Town of Yorktown as the Atomic Veterans Memorial Bridge has been...

Byrne Meets & Speaks with Residents at Trailblazing with Byrne in Mahopac

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report the successful completion of his third Trailblazing with Byrne event of the year on Saturday, June 5th in the Town of Carmel, Hamlet of Mahopac,...

Byrne Passes Legislation to Help Pave Way for Renewable Energy Project in Yorktown

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the passage of legislation he authored (A07590A) to allow the Town of Yorktown to lease town property for a renewable energy project. Specifically, this change will permit...

Byrne Helps Create Special Opioid Settlement Fund with New State Law

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report legislation he co-sponsored in the Assembly introduced by Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (A6395b) to establish a special opioid settlement fund for settlement...

Byrne Meets with Yorktown Residents and Discusses Issues at Trailblazing with Byrne

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report the successful completion of his fourth Trailblazing with Byrne event of the year on Saturday, June 26th. Byrne held the event in the Town...

Assemblyman Byrne & Putnam Arts Council Recognize Contestants at First District-Wide Assembly Art Competition for Middle-School Aged Children

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Mahopac — Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, I, SAM, ROS-Mahopac) and the Putnam Arts Council hosted a ceremony recognizing contestants in the 94th District’s first ever Assembly Art Competition. Eligible contestants included students in grades...

Albany Adjourns with Unfinished Work & More Missed Opportunities

“After another marathon week in the Assembly, passing hundreds of bills a day into the wee hours of the night, finishing session at nearly 4 a.m. on Friday, I can confidently say that while we did pass some important pieces of legislation to accomplish...

‘PASS THE BILL!!!’ Byrne & Vol. Firefighters Call for Vote on Bill to Recover EMS Costs and Aid Fire Departments

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) held a press conference earlier today at the Brewster Volunteer Fire Department with over thirty members of the volunteer emergency services community from throughout the state to express support and...

Assemblyman Hosts ‘Trailblazing with Byrne’ In Southeast

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report the successful completion of his second Trailblazing with Byrne event of the year on Saturday, May 22nd in the Town of Southeast at the Tonetta Lake Trailhead, which is part of the Maybrook...

Byrne Introduces Legislation to Prevent Book Deals for Elected Officials While in Office

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) was joined by his Assembly and Senate colleagues on Wednesday, May 19 for a press conference regarding his bill (A.7107) which would prohibit statewide elected officers and certain appointed officers from...

Byrne Hosts First Trailblazing with Byrne of 2021

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report the successful completion of his first Trailblazing with Byrne and Coffee with Kevin event on Sunday, May 2. The event garnered participation from a wide array of Somers constituents,...

Byrne Appointed to the Council on Health Care Financing

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce that Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay (R,C,I-Pulaski) has recently appointed him to serve on New York State’s Council on Health Care Financing.The council was originally...

Byrne Announces 2021 Trailblazing with Byrne

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the launch of his 2021 Trailblazing with Byrne constituent meetings. These events are similar to the Assemblyman’s Coffee with Kevin discussions where constituents have traditionally...

Byrne Announces 2021 94th Assembly District Art Competition

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the start of the 94th Assembly District’s 2021 Art Competition for students grades sixth through eighth. The 2021 Art Competition will be conducted in collaboration with the...