Public Hearing on State Funding for Drug Treatment Center

 A public hearing will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 5 at the Broome County Office Building, 6th floor in the Legislative Chambers. This hearing is to solicit public comment relative to the acceptance of state funding which will be provided to Syracuse Behavioral Healthcare to operate a Medically Supervised Withdrawal and Stabilization Treatment Center at the former Broome Developmental Center.

A resolution has now been submitted to the Broome County Legislature to accept the state funding to be voted on in December. The Legislature must approve the resolution accepting the state funding for the treatment center to start.

Written comments will also be accepted. Those can be sent to the following email: