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Orange County Legislature

Legislative Chairman - L. Stephen Brescia




Representing the Town of Montgomery, Village of Maybrook and the Town of Wallkill

Personal: (Pedigree)

  • Sons, Vincent and Nicholas
  • Graduated University of Tennessee (B.A. Political Science)
  • Graduated Valley Central High School (Regents Diploma)
  • Enjoy travel, racketball, boating, football, movies & history

Business/Government Experience:

  • Branch Manager, Rowley Lumber/Strober (1995-2008)
  • Outside Sales—Probuild (2008-2010)
  • Mayor, Village of Montgomery (1990-Present)
  • Trustee, Village of Montgomery (1987-1990)
  • Orange County I.D.A. Member (2001-present)
  • NYS Fire Prevention & Bldg. Codes Council (Gubernatorial Appt.)

Community Involvement: (Civic Boards, Veterans Associations)

  • General Montgomery Day Comm.; UNICO National;
  • Wallkill Masonic Lodge #627; former Rotarian (5 years)

Political Affiliation:

  • Republican

Important Issues:

  • Taxes—maintain the same level of services while not increasing taxes
  • Public Safety—keep protecting our citizenry from crime, fire, terrorism and natural disasters
  • Economic Development—job creation and attracting tax ratable businesses

County Roles: (Chairs, Committees, Subcommittees, County Boards, Agencies)

  • Present Chairman of the Orange County Legislature
  • Statutory Committees: Past Chairman: Rules, Enactments and Intergovernmental Relations, Past Member: Public Safety, Physical Services and Off-Track Betting
  • O. C. Industrial Development Agency