On June 12, 2020, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed an Executive Order requiring each local government in the State to adopt a policing reform plan by April 1, 2021. The Governor further called for the New York State Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative, meaning each local government had to convene stakeholders for a fact-based and honest dialogue about the public safety needs of their community.
Feb 12 – Draft sent to Coeymans Town Board for review and posting to Town website for 30-day public comment period
March 11 – Public hearing during Board meeting
March 12 – Public comments due