“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 Capital District YMCA will reopen its Troy and Schenectady locations on May 1, following prolonged pandemic-induced shutdowns, the nonprofit announced on Monday. The Capital District YMCA will reopen its Troy and Schenectady locations on May 1, following prolonged pandemic-induced shutdowns, the nonprofit announced on Monday. The Troy location has been closed since the … [Read more…]
“Duanesburg resident Eric Capron will miss watching kids grow up playing basketball at the Capital District YMCA’s Duanesburg Branch. The Capital District YMCA has announced that it will be keeping its Duanesburg branch closed after it shuttered its doors in 2020 when COVID-19 hit. “The Capital District YMCA was proud to operate the Duanesburg … [Read more…]
“The Capital District YMCA announced the decision Monday. The Schenectady branch, at 433 State St., is the only site that the organization hasn’t reopened at least partially. The Duanesburg and Troy branches have been open this summer but limited to outdoor programs. The Schenectady YMCA will reopen with initially limited hours: 6 a.m. to … [Read more…]
“The Capital District YMCA said it will start offering child care services for emergency personnel during the COVID-19 outbreak. Starting 7 a.m. on March 23, emergency personnel who can’t work from home can send their children to local YMCA branches. That includes licensed healthcare professionals and first responders, the YMCA said. The service will … [Read more…]
“Plans to build a science and technology center next to the Duanesburg YMCA will be discussed at a meeting Thursday evening at the YMCA. The Schoharie Mohawk Initiative for Science and Technology has acquired a 1-acre site for the center next to the YMCA. The initiative’s board of directors will host the public meeting, … [Read more…]