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Notice of Completion of Greene County Jail DEIS and Public Hearing

Greene County NY Public Notice

On September 21, 2016 the Greene County Legislature declared the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the New Greene County Jail complete and available for public review beginning on September 22, 2016. Printed copies of the DEIS are available for

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Hunter Mountain Tower Enhances Greene County 911 Network

Hunter Tower Foundation Footings

The Hunter Mountain tower is the second of three emergency communications sites that will significantly enhance emergency communications throughout Greene County reducing response times and improving safety for the county’s fire departments, EMS agencies and police officers.   Raising a

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“Z” Series Finale Episode Includes Greene County Locations

Christina Ricci as Z Amazon2015

Scenes from the final episode of “Z: The Beginning of Everything” (a period piece starring Christina Ricci as Zelda Fitzgerald), were shot intermediately on the Rip Van Winkle Bridge in Catskill, NY on Wednesday, August 31st, from 9:45 a.m. until

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Greene County Public Health 2016 Flu Immunization Clinic Dates

Communicable Disease Awareness

Greene County Public Health Department announces the dates for this year’s Flu Immunization clinics for adults over age 18: September 26 – Rivertown Senior Center, Athens September 27 – Acra Senior Center, Acra September 28 – Coxsackie Senior Center, Coxsackie

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Greene County Offers Fall 2016 Microenterprise Assistance Program Training Classes

Greene County NY Public Notice

Greene County’s Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Planning is now accepting reservations for the Fall 2016 Microenterprise Assistance Program (MAP) training classes. The two-day session is free, but advanced registration is required. The session covers the basics of business

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Four Greene County Municipalities Awarded Infrastructure Grants


Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced $56.4 million in grants on Friday to support 30 municipal water infrastructure projects in the Capital Region and Mohawk Valley. In Greene County, the town of Catskill was awarded $3.2 million for its proposed $12.6 million clean

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Two Greene County ISPs Awarded $9.7 Million to Expand Broadband

New NY Broadband Program_Greene County

A total of $9,759,899 has been awarded to StateTel and Mid-Hudson Cablevision, to improve upon and/or deliver broadband internet within Greene County as part of Round I Grants from the New NY Broadband Program. The announcement was made by Governor Cuomo during

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Greene County Posts Lowest Unemployment Rate Since October 2007

Unemployment Down in Greene County NY

June statistics released by the New York State Department of Labor show that the employment rate in Greene County, NY is at its lowest point since before the Great Recession.  The jobless rate stands at 4.3%, down from 5.4% in

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GCPH Initiates Best Practices eNewsletter for Healthcare Providers

Communicable Disease Awareness

The Communicable Disease Awareness program is a Greene County Public Health Department initiative that provides timely information to At-Risk Communities and Care Providers.  Each eNewsletter contains helpful links and Best Practice guidelines for the testing and treatment of Communicable Diseases in Greene

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Columbia County Joins Greene County Legislature in Support of Hudson River Skywalk


The Columbia County Board of Supervisors Economic Development Committee gave its support Monday to the proposed Skywalk that would link the Thomas Cole National Historic Site in Catskill with the Olana Historic Site in Greenport.  The Greene County Legislature gave

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