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County Legislature

County Legislature

Schenectady County Government is comprised of an elected legislative body composed of 15 representatives elected to four-year terms from four distinct districts.

Legislative Districts

District Locales Seats
District 1 City of Schenectady 3 Elected Officials
District 2 City of Schenetady 3 Elected Officials
District 3 Town of Glenville, Town of Niskayuna, Village of Scotia 5 Elected Officials
District 4 Town of Duanesburg, Town of Princetown, Town of Rotterdam, Village of Delanson 4 Elected Officials

The County Legislature determines all policy for the County and adopts and enacts resolutions and local laws necessary for the operation of County Government.

The County Legislature holds a bi-annual organizational meeting where they elected a Chair and Vice-Chair from their membership.  The Chair of the Legislature is the chief elected official for the County.

2021 Legislature Meeting Schedule


Committee Meeting February 1st, 2021 - 7:00pm
Regular Meeting February 9th, 2021 - 7:00pm
Upcoming Legislative Committee Meeting

February 2021 Committee Meeting Agenda Coming Soon


Upcoming Legislative Regular Meeting

February 2021 Regular Meeting Agenda Coming Soon


Public Comments:

To minimize the spread of COVID-19, the Schenectady County Legislature has moved its meetings online. Members of the public who would like to submit a comment to be included as part of the record may fill out the official contact form.

Privilege of the Floor: comments must be submitted by 12:01am on the day of the Legislature's regular meeting

Submit Public Comments

Public Hearings 

There are currently no Public Hearings scheduled.

Legislative Contacts, Documents and Calendars