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  1. Mayor McCarthy Urges Residents to Exercise Extreme Caution During Storm

    SCHENECTADY – Mayor Gary McCarthy urged residents to prepare for the forecasted snow storm and priority street parking restrictions. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Saturday Additional Info...
  2. Mayor Gary McCarthy: 2019 Schenectady State of the City Address

    SCHENECTADY – On Monday evening, Mayor Gary McCarthy will give the 2019 State of the City Address at Schenectady City Hall. The speech will focus on key subjects such as four consecutive years of property tax cuts, Additional Info...
  3. Cities of Albany, Plattsburgh, Schenectady, and Troy Sue Pharmaceutical Companies Over Opioid Epidem

    Today the cities of Albany, Plattsburgh, Schenectady and Troy filed lawsuits against the manufacturers and distributors of opioid painkillers alleging that the companies misled health care providers about the addiction risks associated with prescribing 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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**The city employs private plows not currently equipped with GPS units in some sections of the city.**