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Schenectady County’s first presumed case of monkeypox (orthopoxvirus) has been identified. Public health staff are currently investigating and following up…

Schenectady County Board of Elections Update

Early Voting for the 2022 August Primary Begins on Saturday

The Schenectady County Board of Elections (SCBOE) would like to…

Empire State Youth Orchestra Building

The Schenectady County Legislature passed a resolution tonight to provide $1.5 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding to the Empire State Youth…

Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Coupon Booklets

Schenectady County’s Department of Senior & Long Term Care Services is now offering $25 in Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) coupons to low-income residents 60 years…

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Schenectady County will host an informational open house on Wednesday, August 10, 2022 for residents who would like to learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent.…

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Regular Meeting of the Legislature to be Held at ESYO on August 9

The Schenectady County Legislature will…

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Schenectady County will host a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic from August 1-12, 2022 for children ages 24-years old. The clinic will be held…

Schenectady County Cooling Stations

With temperatures expected to be in the 90s this weekend, Schenectady County has released a list of cooling stations residents can use during the heatwave.

Cooling Stations Open

With temperatures expected to reach the 90s this week, Schenectady County has released a list of cooling stations residents can use during the heatwave.

The following cooling stations will…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that today in Schenectady County Court, Anibal Madera (DOB:  4/13/93) was sentenced upon his conviction…

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July 2, 2022

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Gina Hassan, 30, of Goshen, New York, pled guilty in Schenectady County Court on July 15, 2022 to Aggravated Vehicular Homicide and Assault in the…

Duanesburg YMCA

Schenectady County and Duanesburg Central School District Would Collaborate to Reopen the Recreational Facility

Schenectady County and Duanesburg Central School District Would Collaborate to Reopen the Recreational Facility

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Charles E. Schumer, U.S. Senator for New York

7.08.22

SCHUMER ANNOUNCES, AFTER DIRECT VISIT & ADVOCACY LAST MONTH FOLLOWING DEADLY WAVE OF OVERDOSES,…

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The Schenectady County Legislature announced registration is now open for the second Schenectady County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Program event for 2022. The…

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On July 5, 2022, Eric Evans, a resident of Schenectady, pled guilty to one count of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree. As part of the plea, Mr. Evans admitted to…

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On June 30, 2022, Raul Blanco (04/25/1988) of Schenectady, was convicted by a jury in Schenectady County Court of one count of Assault in the Second Degree, a class D…

Schenectady County Board of Elections Update

Voters Urged to Call Board of Elections With Any Issues or Concerns

The Schenectady County Board of…

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Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program :  Schenectady County welcomes suggestions…

Bike Path Paving Map

Project Completes Upgrades on 21-Mile Trail from Niskayuna to Rotterdam Junction

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The Schenectady County Public Library will host the return of the Electric City Comic Con from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, July 9,…

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Regular Meeting of the Legislature to be Held at Duanesburg Volunteer Ambulance Corps on July 12

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On June 17, 2022, Corey Sheroka (DOB 1/14/89), a resident of Schenectady, pled guilty to one count of Rape in the Second Degree. As part of the plea, Mr. Sheroka…

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Early Voting for the 2022 June Primary Begins on Saturday

The Schenectady County Board of Elections (SCBOE) would like to remind…

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Free Concert and Fireworks at Mabee Farm

The Schenectady County Legislature is proud to announce that the 2022…

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The Schenectady County Legislature’s Committee on Economic Development & Planning met this evening and called for a public hearing to be held on the…

Schenectady County SummerNight

Better than Ezra to Headline Event

Grammy Nominated, platinum selling band Better than Ezra will headline

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Oscar Lopez was sentenced yesterday in Schenectady County Court to serve 8 1/3 to 25 years in prison for causing the death of Amanda Slaven on November 1, 2020, on…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that today Piyamas Demasi, a 45-year-old woman and owner of recently closed businesses of Thai Thai…

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The Schenectady County Legislature announced registration is now open for the second Schenectady County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Program event for 2022. The…

Schenectady County Honor-A-Veteran Program

Schenectady County hosted its first Honor-A-Veteran Ceremony since 2020 on Saturday, May 21, 2022. During the event members of the County Legislature presented the family of PFC…

Schenectady County Cooling Stations

With temperatures expected to reach the 90s this weekend, Schenectady County has released a list of cooling stations residents can use during the heatwave.

Schenectady County Honor-A-Veteran Program

Community Invited to Event Honoring U.S. Army PFC Morton R. Miller

Schenectady County will host its first Honor-A-…

2022 Schenectady County Pedal-Paddle-Run Team Winner

Event Held on May 14 at Aqueduct Park in Niskayuna

The Schenectady County Legislature announced the winners of the 2022…

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Traffic Patterns in Niskayuna and Schenectady Altered

Schenectady County will host the Pedal…

Schenectady County DA News

Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that on May 5, 2022, Anibal Madera (DOB:  4/13/93) pled guilty in Schenectady County Court to one charge of Murder, a…

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Outside City Hall on Thursdays from May to October

Schenectady County’s Thursday Farmers Market, which is located…

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On April 26, 2022, a trial in Schenectady County Court that began on April 19, 2022 concluded with a verdict convicting Ryan Clark (DOB: 8/15/1983) of fifty [50] counts of…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that on April 26, 2022, Earl Armstrong, a 41-year old resident of Amsterdam, NY and an operator of an unlicensed motor…

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Warns Residents to be Vigilant of Ticks

As the weather gets warmer, Schenectady County is urging residents to be vigilant…

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Special Meeting Scheduled for Monday, April 25

The Schenectady County Legislature will consider a resolution to cap the…

Schenectady County SummerNight

The Capital Region’s Biggest Summer Block Party is Back on July 22

The Schenectady County Legislature…

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On April 13, 2022, Anthony LeBrecht (DOB: 8/31/1987), was sentenced following his pleas of guilty to one count of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree, a Class D Violent Felony, and…

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     On April 15, 2022, in Schenectady County Court, Edmund Poole, of Schenectady, was sentenced to a range of four [4] years to twelve [12] years in prison in connection with his previous pleas…

Schenectady County Board of Elections Update

The Schenectady County Board of Elections (SCBOE) is seeking registered voters to serve as poll workers during the upcoming primary and general elections. Poll workers are needed…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that a Schenectady County Grand Jury has indicted Barbara J. Waters, a Glenville resident, on charges of Grand…

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34 Organizations Will Receive a Total of $60,000

The Schenectady County Legislature announced 34 organizations will…

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      A two-week long trial of Oscar Lopez in Schenectady County Court ended yesterday when County Court Judge Matthew J. Sypniewski, sitting as the trier…

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The Schenectady County Legislature congratulates Proctors on their announcement of another outstanding season of Broadway productions coming in 2022 and 2023.  …

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Applications for Job Seekers Open Until April 29

Schenectady County is now accepting applications for the 2022 Summer…

Hosting 3 Information Sessions for Residents

Schenectady County Legislator Sara Mae Pratt

Legislators Record Virtual Story Time Videos

The Schenectady County Legislature is celebrating National Library Week (…

Schenectady County Public Library

The Schenectady County Public Library’s (SCPL) Board of Trustees adopted a new policy last night that eliminates the imposition of late fines for borrowed materials that are…

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On March 23, 2022, Malcolm Gadsden [DOB: 12/22/1971] was arraigned in Schenectady County Court by Schenectady County Court Judge Matthew J. Sypniewski. 

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On March 21, 2022, Joshua McCarty, of Schenectady, was sentenced by the Honorable Mark J. Caruso to 25 years to life in prison based upon his convictions…

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Schenectady County announced that the planned safety improvements to Nott Street near Balltown Road will begin on Monday, March 21, 2022. The project is expected to be completed…

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The Schenectady County Legislature announced the return of the Schenectady County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Program for 2022.

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SCHENECTADY, NY (March 11, 2022) Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that today, in Schenectady County Court before Acting…

Schenectady County Public Library

The Schenectady County Legislature passed a resolution that asks the Board of Trustees of the Schenectady County Public Library System (SCPL) to adopt a policy that eliminates…

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The Schenectady County Legislature awarded grants totaling $50,000 to local fire departments through the County’s Fire Service Improvement Grant Fund tonight. All departments…

Schenectady County Public Library

$10,000 Grant Will Help the Library Recover from the Coronavirus Pandemic

Schenectady County’s Public…

Schenectady County Pedal-Paddle-Run

First County Event to be Held Since 2019

The Schenectady County Legislature announced the kick-off event for the County’…

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$19 Million Project Improves County-Wide Radio Coverage and Inter-Agency Communications

The Schenectady County…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert Carney announced that Colin S. Rochelle, 39, was sentenced on Monday, February 28, 2022, to four years in state prison in…

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The Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office today announced that a Grand Jury has returned an indictment which was unsealed this morning in Schenectady County Court…

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On February 15, 2022, Anthony LeBrecht (DOB: 8/31/1987), pled guilty to one count of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree, a Class D Violent Felony and one count of Failure to…

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Schenectady County is urging residents who live in low-lying areas or areas that frequently flood to stay vigilant over the next 48 hours.

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced today that on February 9, 2022, William Kent, a 62 year old resident of Niskayuna, NY, was…

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Available for Pick-Up at Locations Throughout the County

Starting on Monday, February 14, 2022, Schenectady County will…

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Effective immediately Schenectady County is instituting new COVID-19 protocols for the public.

Mask-wearing is…

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Authorizes Correction of Sewer Tax Bills and Refund of Thousands of Dollars to Taxpayers

The Schenectady County…

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Supports Arts, Tourism and Historic Preservation

Schenectady County is now accepting applications for the 2022 County…

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Authorizes Correction of Sewer Tax Bills and Refund of Thousands of Dollars to Taxpayers

The Schenectady County…

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On January 25, 2022, a Schenectady County Grand Jury handed up an indictment charging Nelson Patino of 6826 Duanesburg Road in the Town of Duanesburg with six counts in…

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Events Taking Place at Mont Pleasant, Scotia, Rotterdam, Niskayuna and Quaker Street Libraries

Schenectady County will…

Schenectady County Library - Scotia

Addition Provides Dedicated Program Space for the Community

Schenectady County officially opened the newly updated…

Schenectady County Vaccine PODs

Schenectady County will host 4 community COVID-19 vaccine PODs in February. All PODs are open to walk-ins, as available. While not required, appointments are available at…

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The Schenectady County Legislature announced a call for nominations for the 2022 Hon. Karen B. Johnson Schenectady County Older New Yorker of the Year awards, which are sponsored…

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County Solution Will Correct Tax Bills and Refund Thousands of Dollars to Taxpayers

Schenectady County has worked…

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Settlements Expected to Total Up to $4.1 Million

Schenectady County announced that it has entered into settlement…

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Over 1,750 Tests Conducted Since Opening

Starting on Monday, January 24, 2022 Schenectady County will offer free COVID-…

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The Schenectady County Human Rights Commission (SCHRC) will host its annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. observance at 3pm on Sunday, January 16, 2022. This event will stream live…

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    Marlone Oindo, 23, of Schenectady, pled guilty in Schenectady County Court on January 4, 2022 to Manslaughter in the First Degree and will…

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Over 130 Tests Conducted on First Day

Schenectady County is partnering with Ellis Medicine to offer free COVID-19…

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Schenectady County announced the new winter hours for the Hon. Karen B. Johnson (Central) Library and 8 branch libraries, which will begin on January 2, 2022. The Scotia branch…

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Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) is asking residents who receive a positive COVID-19 test result to immediately begin isolating, visit

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     Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that on December 10, 2021, a Schenectady County jury convicted William Kent, a 62 year old resident of Niskayuna, NY, on two…

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On December 8, 2021, acting Schenectady County Judge Mark J. Caruso sentenced Tahir Christie (DOB: 1/30/2002), to an aggregate prison term of fourteen [14] years, to be followed…

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Better Community Neighborhoods, Inc. to Help with Applications and Technical Assistance

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Schenectady County will host an informational open house on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 for residents who would like to learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent.…

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Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) will host a COVID-19 booster shot vaccine POD at SUNY Schenectady on December 11, 2021. Due to an increase in demand for COVID-…

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Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) has administered over 1,500 vaccines to 5–11-year-olds since they were first authorized on November 4. Over 1,100 of these…

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     Joshua McCarty, 30, of Schenectady, was found guilty after a jury trial in Schenectady County Court on November 18, 2021 of Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child and Endangering the…

Indian Kill Preserve

Over 140 Trees Planted Through National Grid’s Capital Region Tree Program

Schenectady County unveiled a new access…

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Schenectady County announced that applications from landowners interested in becoming part of the County’s agricultural district will be accepted during the month of December.…

Mohawk Hudson Bike/Hike Trail

Now that a twenty-one-mile stretch of the Empire State Trail through Schenectady County is complete, the County is seeking public input on a new trail wayfinding…

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Schenectady County announced the return of the Schenectady County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Program.

The program…

2021 Awardees

The Schenectady County Legislature announced the winners of the 2021 Hon. Karen B. Johnson Schenectady County Older New Yorker of the Year awards, which are sponsored by the…

Return the FAVOR

The Schenectady County Clerk's Office is seeking local businesses to participate in the relaunching of the County's Return the F.A.V.O.R. (Find and Assist Veterans of Record) program. 

Schenectady County Vaccine PODs

Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) will hold a COVID-19 vaccine POD for children 5-11 years old at the Karen B. Johnson (Central) Library from 10am-4pm on Saturday…

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Schenectady County is holding a job fair in the Hon. Karen B. Johnson (Central) Library’s McChesney Room from 11am to 2pm on November 9, 2021.

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County Urges Residents to Prepare for Cold Temperatures

Schenectady County declared it’s first Code Blue for the 2021-2022 winter season. The Code Blue order is in effect tonight through…

2021 Schenectady County General Election

Voters Urged to Call Board of Elections With Any Issues or Concerns

The Schenectady County Board of…

Schenectady County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park Dedication Ceremony

The Schenectady County Legislature dedicated the newly finished Schenectady County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park at SUNY Schenectady. The park is located between the back…

Schenectady County General Election 2021

Early Voting for the 2021 General Election Begins on Saturday

The Schenectady County Board of Elections (SCBOE) would like to…

Schenectady County Rabies Vaccine Clinic for Pets

Free to Schenectady County Residents

Schenectady County will hold a rabies vaccination clinic for cats, ferrets and dogs…

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Saves Property Taxpayers Over $700,000

The Schenectady County Legislature unanimously passed its 2022 Operating Budget…

Schenectady County Fire and EMS Awardees

The Schenectady County Legislature hosted a ceremony outside the County Office Building to honor 10 emergency responders throughout the County.

Schenectady County Update

The Schenectady County Legislature met this evening and approved a series of resolutions that will boost SUNY Schenectady’s footprint in downtown Schenectady.…

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Assistance Also Available for Newly Announced Landlord Rental Assistance Program (LRAP)

Schenectady County is hosting an…

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Schenectady County has partnered with ReTree Schenectady, LAndArt Studio and Native Landscaping and Tree Service to replace and restore trees on the Liberty Street side of the…

Tree Planting on Dean Street in Niskayuna

Final Tree Planted on One Year Anniversary of Storm

Schenectady County’s Conservation District partnered with National…

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Registration Deadline is October 8 for November 2021 General Election

The Schenectady County Board of Elections (BOE) is…

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Proposed Budget Includes Tax Cut

Schenectady County Manager Rory Fluman delivered his proposed 2022 Tentative Operating…

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The Schenectady County Legislature set the schedule for its review of the County Manager’s proposed 2022 Program Budget and the proposed 2022-2026 Capital Improvement Program.…

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One of Only 6 Counties with Highest Bond Rating Category in NYS As Rated by Moody’s

The Schenectady County Legislature…

Schenectady County Recreational Facility

The Schenectady County Recreational Facility will resume public skating hours starting today. Due to the pandemic, public skating has not been offered at the facility since March…

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Schenectady County is hosting 2 events for landlords and tenants who need assistance applying for New York State’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) through the Office…

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The Schenectady County Legislature voted to authorize a $1,353,000 in funding from the New York State Department of Transportation for the Nott Street Safety Improvement project…

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     On September 7, 2021, Richard Brown (09/17/1971) of Scotia, was convicted by a jury in Schenectady County Court of two counts of Burglary in the First Degree (both are class B violent…

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Seeking Additional Businesses to Participate

The One Schenectady Coalition launched the first video in a new series…

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Parents of Murdered Children (POMC) will be holding its annual Day of Remembrance on September 26th from 1:30pm to 3pm at the Emanuel Friedens Church, 218 Nott Terrace in…

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     On August 30, 2021, Anthony Nesbitt was sentenced to 2-4 years in state prison on the conviction for Criminal Contempt in the First Degree as well as 2-4 years prison on the conviction for …

Schenectady County Clerk Cara M. Ackerley

The Schenectady County Clerk, in partnership with the New York State Office of Court Administration and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, held a…

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Free to Schenectady County Residents

Schenectady County will hold a rabies vaccination clinic for cats, ferrets and dogs in Glenville in…

Schenectady County Public Health Services is now offering additional COVID-19 vaccine doses for eligible individuals at all County vaccine PODs.

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     On August 20, 2021 Jamey Williams (DOB 01/30/1981) of Schenectady, pleaded guilty in Schenectady County Court to one count of Criminally Negligent Homicide in violation of Penal Law section…

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The Schenectady County Board of Elections is seeking registered voters to serve as poll workers during the upcoming general election. Poll workers are needed for Election Day on…

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With temperatures expected to reach the 90s starting tomorrow and through the end of the week, Schenectady County has released a list of cooling stations residents can use during…

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     On Friday August 6, 2021, Raheim Clay aka “Juicy” (dob: 3/30/1981), a resident of Schenectady, pled guilty to: one count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second…

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(Schenectady, NY) The CDC has classified Schenectady County as an area of “substantial transmission” for COVID-19. Schenectady County Manager Rory Fluman is requiring…

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The Schenectady County Legislature advanced a resolution to accept $4,089,446 in funding from the NYS Department of Health to support and maintain in-person learning during the…

Naturalization Ceremony

The Schenectady County Clerk, in partnership with the New York State Office of Court Administration and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, held a…

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     On July 28, 2021, Joel Steinhoff (4/13/73), a resident of Scotia, pled guilty to 2 counts of Rape in the Third Degree, a class E felony. He admitted to having sexual intercourse with someone…

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     Schenectady County District Attorney Robert Carney announced that Justin Walker, Sr., 36, was sentenced on Friday, July 23, 2021 after a jury convicted him in May of three felony charges.…

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Annual Picnic for the Parents of Murdered Children to be held on 

August 29, 2021 from 12 pm - 4 pm 

at Schenectady's Central Park Pavilion

For…

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On July 19, 2021, Joshua Vasquez aka “Flex” (dob: 3/25/1994), a resident of the City of Schenectady, was sentenced based upon his prior guilty pleas, which occurred, on May 20, 2021, to: one count…

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     Today, on July 19, 2021, acting Schenectady County Judge Mark J. Caruso found Tahir Christie (DOB: 1/30/2002), guilty of one count of Rape in the First Degree (B Violent Felony), one count of…

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JOINT PRESS RELEASE

Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney
Niskayuna Police Deputy Chief (Acting Chief) Michael Stevens

We are asking for public assistance in…

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SCHENECTADY, NY (July 13, 2021)  Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that a Schenectady County Grand Jury has indicted Piyamas Demasi…

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Appointments Required on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and for Permit Exams

Beginning Tuesday,…

Schenectady County Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program

Schenectady County’s Department of Senior & Long Term Care Services is now offering $20 in coupons, to low-income Schenectady County residents 60 years of age or older, to…

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One of the First to Reach 80 Percent Adult Vaccination in NYS

According to the

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Schenectady County welcomes suggestions and comments for the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program FY 2021 Local Solicitation. …

June 2021 Naturalization Ceremony

The Schenectady County Clerk, in partnership with the New York State Office of Court Administration and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services held a Naturalization…

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Includes Box Lunch and Live Music

Schenectady County’s Department of Senior & Long Term Care Services will hold a…

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Voters Urged to Call Board of Elections With Any Issues or Concerns

The Schenectady County Board of…

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Program Series Includes Lectures, Films and Book Discussions

The Schenectady County Public Library (SCPL) will kick off…

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Johnson & Johnson 1-Shot Vaccines will be Available to Individuals 18+

Schenectady County is partnering with the…

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Over 100,000 Residents Have Received At Least One Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine

County Continues to Rank #1 in NYS for…

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Early Voting for the 2021 Primary Begins on Saturday

The Schenectady County Board of Elections would like to remind voters to…

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PILOT Program for 12-13 Year-Olds Would Run from 2021-2023

Schenectady County will hold a public hearing on Proposed…

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30 Organizations Will Receive a Total of $31,000

The Schenectady County Legislature announced 30 organizations will…

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The Schenectady County Legislature this evening gave the approval for the County to join the Open C-PACE (Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy) finance program…

The Schenectady County Legislature this evening gave the approval for the County to join the Open C-PACE (Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy) finance program…

Woodlawn Branch Library Renovation Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

New Program Space and Seating Added

Schenectady County held a ribbon cutting ceremony to reopen the Woodlawn branch of…

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Vaccine Trolley Stops at 2 Locations on Thursdays

Schenectady County announced its June COVID-19 Vaccine PODs. No…

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Agreement Includes Juneteenth Holiday and Paid Family Leave

The Schenectady County Legislature passed a proposed…

Schenectady County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Groundbreaking

The Schenectady County Legislature held a groundbreaking event for a new Schenectady County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park to be located at SUNY Schenectady, between the back…

Application Assistance Available Starting on Tuesday June 1st

Schenectady County is partnering with Bethesda…

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Free to Schenectady County Residents

Schenectady County will hold a rabies vaccination clinic for cats, ferrets and dogs…

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Over 74% of County Residents 18+ Have Received At Least One Dose

New Student Pfizer POD at SUNY Schenectady on May…

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Open to Anyone 12 Years of Age or Older

Schenectady County will hold a series of Pfizer vaccination PODs at high school…

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Over 70% of County Residents 18+ Have Received At Least One Dose

According to

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Supports Art, Tourism and Historic Preservation

Schenectady County is accepting applications for the 2021 County…

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Capacity Increased to 50 Percent

The Schenectady County Public Library (SCPL) will increase in-person hours at all open…

Schenectady County Clerk Cara M. Ackerley

The Schenectady County Clerk, in partnership with the New York State Office of Court Administration and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services held a drive-in…

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Vaccines Available During Greenmarket Hours at Library

Schenectady County is partnering with the Schenectady Greenmarket…

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The Schenectady County Delivers vaccine program, which has already vaccinated 100 homebound residents, is expanding. Originally organized…

Schenectady County Sheriff's Office

The Schenectady County Sheriff’s Office announced its participation in this year’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, which provides and opportunity for the public to…

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Highlights Commitment to Green Infrastructure on Earth Day

(Schenectady, NY) Schenectady County announced that it has…

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650 Pfizer Vaccine Appointments Available for Students

Moderna POD at SUNY Schenectady on…

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POD Open from 10am to 7pm on Tuesday, April 20

Schenectady County is holding a COVID-19 vaccine POD tomorrow at SUNY…

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Over 47 Percent of Residents Have Received At Least One Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine

SUNY Schenectady Vaccine POD…

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The Schenectady County Legislature passed a resolution tonight to proclaim April 2021 as Autism Action Month.

Since 2000, the…

Schenectady County DA News

SCHENECTADY, NY (April 13, 2021) Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that Schenectady County Court Judge Matthew J. Sypniewski sentenced defendant Craig Kearsing, a 39-…

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Over 1,000 Moderna Vaccine Appointments Available for NYS Residents 18+

Schenectady County will hold two COVID-19…

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10,000 First-Dose Vaccines Administered by Schenectady County Public Health Services

Schenectady County administered its…

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On April 6, 2021, Milton Reyes-Morales [DOB: 10/30/1993] was sentenced based on his plea entered in Schenectady County Court on February 9, 2021. Mr. Reyes-Morales…

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Extension Would Allow County to Move Forward on New Addition

The Schenectady County Legislature passed a resolution…

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Over 1,500 Vaccine Appointments Available for Eligible Residents

Schenectady County will hold three COVID-19 Pfizer…

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Schenectady County officials today joined with the Town of Rotterdam to announce that a vacant retail site at the “Five Corners” will be home to a new ALDI’s store.…

Schenectady County COVID-19 Update

Over 3,400 First-Dose Vaccines Administered in 7-Day Period

Schenectady County administered 3,446 first-dose vaccines…

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Free to Schenectady County Residents

Schenectady County will hold a rabies vaccination clinic for cats, ferrets and dogs…

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The Schenectady County Sheriff's Office is investigating complaints involving Schenectady County residents receiving telephone calls and text messages from individuals stating they are members of…

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Available for Catered Event Vendors and Organizers to Facilitate State Compliance

Schenectady County launched a new online…

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Available to Individuals with Approved Comorbidities or Underlying Conditions, and 60+

Schenectady County will hold a…

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Over 1,100 Vaccine Appointments Available for Schenectady County Residents Age 65 and Over

Schenectady County will hold…

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Proposal Would Add 45 Acres to Agricultural District 1 in the Town of Duanesburg

The Schenectady County Legislature held a…

Schenectady County will offer in-person assistance to residents who need help scheduling a COVID-19 vaccine. Currently individuals who live in zip codes 12304, 12305, 12307 and…

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Schenectady County is informing residents who live in zip codes 12304, 12305, 12307 and 12308, and are currently eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, they can sign up for a…

Schenectady County COVID-19 Community Update

Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) has confirmed an employee, who later tested positive for COVID-19, worked at Broadway Lunch in Schenectady from 4pm – 8:30pm on…

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Designates February 9, 2021 as a Day to Remember Veterans who Earned Purple Heart Medals

The Schenectady…

The Schenectady County Sheriff’s Office announced it will hold 2 virtual police reform and community collaboration meetings in February. The meetings will be streamed…

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Schenectady County Public Health Services released guidance for K-12 sponsored higher-risk sports within the County. The guidelines were created by a group of more than a dozen…

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The Schenectady County Legislature announced a call for nominations for the 2021 Hon. Karen B. Johnson Schenectady County Older New Yorker of the Year awards, which are sponsored…

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ROTTERDAM — A Rotterdam foster parent has been indicted on a murder charge in connection with the December death of a 4-year-old boy placed in his care, the Schenectady County District Attorney’s…

Schenectady County COVID-19 Community Update

Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) has confirmed an employee, who later tested positive for COVID-19, worked at Stewarts at 120 Nott Terrace (store #164) in…

Schenectady County COVID-19 Community Update

Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) has confirmed an employee, who later tested positive for COVID-19, worked at Tops American Grill in Rotterdam from 8am to 1pm on…

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Includes Presentation by Author and Nationally Renowned Speaker Dr. Janet Dewart Bell

The Schenectady County Human Rights…

Asks Community for Help with Contact Tracing

 

Schenectady County launched a new website, www.schenectadycounty.com/vaccine, to keep residents…

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Proposed Law Would Regulate Third-Party Food Service Delivery Fees

(Schenectady, NY) Schenectady County Legislators Jeff…

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County Offices Closed, COVID-19 Call Center Continues to Operate

Schenectady County has declared a state of…

Multiple positive COVID-19 cases have been associated with the Skeeter Creek music event at Frog Alley Brewery on November 25, 2020. If you attended this event you should monitor…

Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) has confirmed that an employee, who later tested positive for COVID-19, worked at the Glenville branch of the Schenectady County…

Schenectady County Emergency Responders Partner with Concerned for the Hungry to Deliver Thanksgiving Meals

Over 100 Meals Delivered to Local Families

A coalition of Schenectady County emergency responders, along with members of…

COVID-19: Potential Exposure at Glenville Queen

Schenectady County Public Health Services (SCPHS) has confirmed that a customer, who later tested positive for COVID-19, dined at Glenville Queen Family Restaurant in Glenville on November 14 from…

Governor Cuomo Announces Restaurants, Bars & Other SLA-licensed Entities Must Close In-person Service From 10PM to 5AM Daily

Delivery and Curbside Pick-Up without…

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SCHENECTADY – A Schenectady man was convicted this week on assault and contempt counts in the first jury trial held in Schenectady County since the start of the pandemic, Schenectady County…

Forgiveness of PPP Loans Worth Less than $50,000

The SBA has issued updated information on how to seek forgiveness of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans…

COVID-19 Update

Stay Up-To-Date

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COVID-19 Update

Stay Up-To-Date

For important information and the latest updates, follow @SchenectadyCounty on Facebook, @SchdyCountyNY on Twitter, and visit the Schenectady County Public…

COVID-19 Update

Stay Up-To-Date

For important information and the latest updates, follow @SchenectadyCounty on Facebook, @SchdyCountyNY on Twitter, and visit the Schenectady County Public…

New York Forward

Starting on Wednesday, May 20th, Schenectady County and the entire Capital Region moved into Phase 1 of NY Forward, Governor Cuomo's plan to reopen New York.