The pressure is on to protect local STOP-DWI programs, which are facing funding shortages. There is a budget proposal being put forth to address this concern. Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo, Senator Tim Kennedy and others are advocating for measures to protect these programs.
The STOP-DWI program was created in 1981 to provide the state’s counties with resources to reduce DWIs.
Here are some successes of the program:
To get more information about STOP-DWI’s mission, click here.
See the press release here.
Want to join us in protecting STOP-DWI programs? Use the hashtag, #FundSTOPDWI, on your social media posts.