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Greene County Legislature Resolution to Support Ride-Sharing Legislation in Upstate New York

In its Wednesday, January 18th Regular Meeting, the Greene County Legislature adopted a resolution in support of New York State allowing ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft to provide services in Upstate New York.  Currently, New York State law

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Stephen Petronio Dance Company to Establish Residency in Cairo, NY

The Stephen Petronio Company, which has spent the last year fund-raising for a permanent home for its nascent choreographic residency program, has bought a 175-acre property in the hamlet of Round Top, town of Cairo, NY. Called Crows Nest, the

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New Greene County Jail – Adoption of Complete Final Environmental Impact Statement

On December 21, 2016 the Greene County Legislature declared the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the New Greene County Jail complete and available for public comment beginning on December 22, 2016. Printed copies of the FESI are available for

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3 Greene County Buildings Named Oldest in Upstate New York

The Albertus Van Loon House (surname is pronounced like “van loan”) is one of the oldest extant buildings in New York State. It is located in Athens, New York at 85 North Washington Street (also known as New York State

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HIV PrEP Available Through Greene County Public Health

WHAT IS PrEP? Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, is a way for people who do not have HIV but who are at substantial risk of getting it to prevent HIV infection by taking a pill every day. The pill (brand name

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GREENE COUNTY TO RECEIVE $1.7MM IN NYS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUNDS

Greene County has been awarded nearly $1.7 million in economic development funding, state officials announced Thursday. An overall award of $83.1 million was granted to the Capital Region, an area encompassing Columbia, Greene, Albany, Schenectady, Rensselaer, Hamilton and Warren counties,

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Notice To Bidders – Public Safety Dispatch Communications Console & Alert Paging Simulcast System

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Northeast Treaters Receives Planning Achievement Award for Athens, NY Facility Improvements

Northeast Treaters was honored by the Greene County Legislature and County Planning Board with a Planning Achievement Award in the categories of Economic Development and Environmental Preservation.   The award, presented by County Planning Board Chairman Erik Allan, was given

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Approving Standard Workday For Elected & Appointed Officials For Retirement Purposes

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Notice to Bidders: Catskill Creek Waterfront Walkway

Greene County and the Village of Catskill are currently engaged in a partnership for the development of the Catskill Creek Waterfront Walkway project.  The project includes the construction of a 0.94 mile walking path nearby and along the Catskill Creek,

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