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  1. City of Schenectady Earns State Recognition for Local Climate Action and Clean Energy Leadership

    Mayor McCarthy announced that the City of Schenectady has been recognized by the state for local climate action and clean energy leadership. The City was designated a Clean Energy Community by NYSERDA and certified as a Climate Smart Community by DEC. Read on...
  2. Mayor McCarthy Signs Legislation Banning ATVs and Dirt Bikes and Increasing Fines

    SCHENECTADY – Mayor McCarthy joined Chief Clifford and Councilmember Karen Zalewski-Wildzunas to sign legislation banning the use of ATVs & dirt bikes and increasing repossession fees and illegal use fines, to potentially upwards of $3,000 per violation. Read on...
  3. City, County, Land Bank Announce Orchard Park Redevelopment

    SCHENECTADY – The City of Schenectady, Schenectady County, the Capital Region Land Bank, and community leaders broke ground to announce the redevelopment of Orchard Park in Schenectady’s Mont Pleasant neighborhood. The total $1.3 million investment... Read on...
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Welcome to the City of Schenectady’s new website. Schenectady is in the midst of a resurgence with an expanded Proctors Theatre in the heart of a reinvigorated downtown that includes new hotels, a cinema, restaurants, high technology companies, and loft housing. In addition, the new Mohawk Harbor project will continue to build on the positive momentum for our City. Please enjoy this new website which is designed to make it easier for residents to find services and information.

Gary R. McCarthy

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