4/9/19 – COUNCIL 82 RATIFIES CONTRACT WITH RENSSELAER COUNTY

COUNCIL 82 RATIFIES CONTRACT WITH RENSSELAER COUNTY Last Friday, Members of Council 82 that serve as Corrections Officers in Rensselaer County ratified a Collective Bargaining Agreement with the County that runs through 2023. The deal was overwhelmingly approved by membership. County Executive Steve McLaughlin stated that “The County is pleased that we came up with […]

3/18/19 – New Prepare Rensselaer Mobile App Will Help Rensselaer County Handle Emergencies

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: March 18, 2019 New Prepare Rensselaer Mobile App Will Help Rensselaer County Handle Emergencies A new mobile app to aid in emergency alerting and preparedness is being made available by Rensselaer County and the county Bureau of Public Safety, County Executive Steve McLaughlin announced. The […]

3/12/19 – RENSSELAER COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE MCLAUGHLIN CITES ACCOMPLISHMENTS WHILE OPTIMISTICALLY LOOKING AHEAD TO FUTURE AND CONTINUED GROWTH

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: March 12, 2019 RENSSELAER COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE MCLAUGHLIN CITES ACCOMPLISHMENTS WHILE OPTIMISTICALLY LOOKING AHEAD TO FUTURE AND CONTINUED GROWTH Zero-Tax Increase Budget, Bond Rating Upgrade, Historic Growth During 2018 Noted Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin told county lawmakers he believes the county’s greatest days are […]

2/21/19 – County Executive Steve McLaughlin and Albany County Executive Dan McCoy Join With Local Officials to Seek Restoration of AIM Funding by State

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: February 21, 2019 County Executive Steve McLaughlin and Albany County Executive Dan McCoy Join With Local Officials to Seek Restoration of AIM Funding by State Local officials from three counties, including Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin and Albany County Executive Dan McCoy, came together Thursday […]

1/28/19 – AMAZON PROJECT CLEARED TO MOVE FORWARD

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: January 28, 2019 AMAZON PROJECT CLEARED TO MOVE FORWARD Project Will Create 800 New Jobs, Lead to Further Investment County Executive Steve McLaughlin welcomed news that a decision in State Supreme Court clears the way for an Amazon distribution center that will create 800 jobs […]

1/15/19 – FOLLOWING STATE OF THE STATE, COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE McLAUGHLIN SAYS MORE ATTENTION NEEDED FOR UPSTATE ISSUES

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: January 15, 2019 FOLLOWING STATE OF THE STATE, COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE McLAUGHLIN SAYS MORE ATTENTION NEEDED FOR UPSTATE ISSUES Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin offered reaction to the 2019 State of the State address delivered today by Governor Cuomo, noting the speech did not deal […]

1/10/19 – COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE McLAUGHLIN APPRECIATIVE OF RESPONSE TO HOOSICK TRAIN DERAILMENT

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: January 10, 2019 COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE McLAUGHLIN APPRECIATIVE OF RESPONSE TO HOOSICK TRAIN DERAILMENT Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin joined emergency services officials Thursday in touring the scene of a freight train derailment that occurred in Hoosick on Wednesday evening. The derailment caused several cars […]

12/18/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY EARNS UPGRADE OF COUNTY BOND RATING FROM MOODY’S, COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE McLAUGHLIN ANNOUNCES

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: December 18, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY EARNS UPGRADE OF COUNTY BOND RATING FROM MOODY’S, COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE McLAUGHLIN ANNOUNCES Rensselaer County has earned an important and positive news about county finances, with Moody’s Investors Service upgrading the county’s bond rating, County Executive Steve McLaughlin announced today. […]

12/12/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY REACHES AGREEMENT WITH LARGEST UNION, WITH BOTH SIDES TERMING CONTRACT AS FAIR, EFFECTIVE AND FORWARD-THINKING

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: December 12, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY REACHES AGREEMENT WITH LARGEST UNION, WITH BOTH SIDES TERMING CONTRACT AS FAIR, EFFECTIVE AND FORWARD-THINKING The largest union for Rensselaer County employees has a new contract, following approval by members and a unanimous vote by the County Legislature this week, […]

12/3/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY 2019 BUDGET ADOPTED, WITH COUNTY HOLDING LINE ON TAXES, MAINTAINING SERVICES AND REMAINING UNDER TAX CAP FOR EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: December 3, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY 2019 BUDGET ADOPTED, WITH COUNTY HOLDING LINE ON TAXES, MAINTAINING SERVICES AND REMAINING UNDER TAX CAP FOR EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR Budget Reflects Optimism for “County on the Move” in Job Creation & Growth The Rensselaer County 2019 budget was adopted […]