On June 11, 2020, I participated in a conversation with Save Our Streets founder William Rivas. The conversation was held at Proctors Theater and was moderated by WNYT News Channel 13 journalist Chris Onorato. Local filmmaker Noah Friedman hosted the... Read on...
Mayor McCarthy, Public Safety Commissioner Eidens, and Chief Clifford announced immediate changes to be implemented at the Schenectady Police Department after meeting with the NAACP, members of the City Council, and Civilian Police Review Board (CPRB). Read on...
In response to COVID-19, HUD has allocated Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV) and the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG-CV) funding through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), Public Law 116-136. Read on...
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