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  1. Mayor McCarthy, Commissioner Eidens, Chief Clifford Announce New Policy Changes

    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...
  2. Notice of Public Comment Period for Utilization of CARES Act HUD Funding

    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...
  3. City to Resume HOMES Initiative, Property Sales, and Homebuyer Resources

    SCHENECTADY – As the community looks to bounce back from COVID-19, Mayor McCarthy announced that the City of Schenectady will resume the HOMES initiative (Homeownership Made Easy in Schenectady). 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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