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  1. Mayor McCarthy Statement: Code Enforcement Officer Tests Positive for COVID-19

    On Tuesday, November 24th we were informed that a City of Schenectady Code Enforcement Officer tested positive for COVID-19. Schenectady County Public Health was immediately notified and began proper contact tracing in accordance with their guidelines. Read on...
  2. Schenectady Testing Gunshot Detection Smart City Technology on Thursday

    SCHENECTADY – The City of Schenectady will install and test acoustical sensors capable of gunshot detection to improve public safety as part of the City’s Smart City REV Demonstration Project with National Grid. Additional Info...
  3. Mayor Gary McCarthy Announces Appointment of Eugene Devine as Public Safety Commissioner

    SCHENECTADY – Mayor Gary McCarthy announced the appointment of Eugene P. Devine as Public Safety Commissioner. Devine will succeed Michael Eidens, who retired at the end of October after serving since 2017. Additional Info...
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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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