“The Schenectady County Legislature voted on Tuesday to appoint Holly Vellano to fill the vacancy created when Legislator Brian McGarry passed away last month. Vellano was sworn-in after the vote and will represent the towns of Rotterdam, Princetown, and Duanesburg for the remainder of the term, which expires on Dec. 31, 2023.” read … [Read more…]
“McGarry represented the village of Delanson and towns of Duanesburg, Princetown and Rotterdam, where he lived, as a District 4 legislator since …” read the entire article Arnold, Chad. Schenectady Daily Gazette 12 September 2022.
“A proposal to reopen the now-shuttered Duanesburg YMCA is on hold while the Duanesburg Central School District continues to work out details to acquire the property without burdening tax payers. Superintendent James Niedermeier, during a school board meeting last week, said district officials are currently in conversations with Schenectady County and various community entities … [Read more…]
” A longtime public school teacher and Schenectady County legislator has died. Minority Leader Brian McGarry’s death was confirmed by county Legislature Chairman Anthony Jasenski on Saturday.” read the entire article DeMola, Pete. Albany Times Union 21 August 2022.
“Schenectady County took the first step in purchasing the shuttered Duanesburg YMCA with plans to donate the property to the Duanesburg Central School District, which hopes to once again turn the facility into a community hub. County lawmakers on Tuesday approved a resolution to authorizing the purchase of the 26,276-square-foot facility that sits on … [Read more…]
“The Schenectady County Legislature is considering a resolution to purchase the former Duanesburg YMCA building for $1.800,000” read the entire article Holmes, Shaniece. Albany Times Union 9 July 2022.
“The Schenectady County Legislature will consider a resolution to purchase the Duanesburg YMCA, located at 221 Victoria Drive in Delanson, for $1.8 million. Once purchased the property would be donated to the Duanesburg Central School District (DCS) to serve students and the entire Duanesburg community. If the resolution passes, DCS plans to use the … [Read more…]
“The Schenectady County Legislature announced a plan last week to hold a series of its regular monthly meetings at locations in each legislative district. The first will be the legislative body’s Tuesday, July 12 meeting, which will take place at the Duanesburg Volunteer Ambulance Corps, 130 Cole Road, in the village of Delanson at … [Read more…]
“Starting June 1 when Schenectady resident Lois Etkin takes her car to Niskayuna Tire on Balltown Road she’ll be paying a little less after the Schenectady County Legislature voted to cap the gas tax. The measure, which passed 14-0 would mean a savings of 8 cents per gallon of gas until February 28, 2023. … [Read more…]
“Schenectady County legislators will gather Monday for one more meeting before the new year. The special meeting set to take place at 5:30 p.m. in the Legislative chambers at the Schenectady County Office Building. During the session, legislators Margaret “Peggy” King, D-Schenectady; Holly Vellano, C-Duanesburg, Princetown, Rotterdam; Randy Pascarella, C-Duanesburg, Princetown, Rotterdam and Grant … [Read more…]