“I believe this [law] was a great step forward in protecting our citizens from harm’s way,”  “There is no longer any question that we had the right to respect the personal privacy of our residents.”
Dennis Sant – Putnam County Clerk

“The Governor and the state legislature saw the logic and recognized the merit of our stand and as a result, state laws were changed,” “The text of this law reaffirms our position that the importance of protecting an individual’s privacy far exceeds any unfettered ‘right to know.”
MaryEllen Odell – Putnam County Executive

1-3-2013 County Executive MaryEllen Odell Press Conference

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