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 […]

11/28/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY AND UPSEU REACH AGREEMENT ON CONTRACT, WITH VOTE TODAY BY UNION MEMBERS

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: November 28, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY AND UPSEU REACH AGREEMENT ON CONTRACT, WITH VOTE TODAY BY UNION MEMBERS Rensselaer County and the main bargaining unit for county employees have effectively and fairly negotiated a new contract for the majority of county workers, County Executive Steve McLaughlin […]

11/20/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY AND COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE McLAUGHLIN MOURN PASSING OF RENSSELAER MAYOR DAN DWYER

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: November 20, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY AND COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE McLAUGHLIN MOURN PASSING OF RENSSELAER MAYOR DAN DWYER All of us in Rensselaer County, including County Executive Steve McLaughlin, join in expressing condolences on the passing of Rensselaer Mayor Dan Dwyer. “Dan Dwyer was long active […]

10/25/18 – McLAUGHLIN AND LEGISLATURE TEAM UP TO OFFER EXTRA TIME TO THOSE AFFECTED BY NORTH GREENBUSH SEWER CONNECTION ISSUE

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: October 25, 2018 McLAUGHLIN AND LEGISLATURE TEAM UP TO OFFER EXTRA TIME TO THOSE AFFECTED BY NORTH GREENBUSH SEWER CONNECTION ISSUE Rensselaer County will offer amnesty to any property owners affected by a failure to register properties with the county Sewer District, County Executive Steve […]

10/19/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY 2019 BUDGET PROPOSAL FROM COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE MCLAUGHLIN AVOIDS TAX INCREASE; 8TH CONSECUTIVE BUDGET UNDER TAX CAP AND MAINTAINS FISCAL STABILITY; SHOWS OPTIMISM ON RECENT ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: October 19, 2018 Contact Richard Crist Office: (518) 270-2955 Cell: (518) 928-1920 RENSSELAER COUNTY 2019 BUDGET PROPOSAL FROM COUNTY EXECUTIVE STEVE MCLAUGHLIN AVOIDS TAX INCREASE; 8TH CONSECUTIVE BUDGET UNDER TAX CAP AND MAINTAINS FISCAL STABILITY; SHOWS OPTIMISM ON RECENT ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The proposed 2019 Rensselaer […]

10/18/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY ACHIEVES $800,000 IN SAVINGS FOR RETIREE HEALTH CARE, McLAUGHLIN ANNOUNCES

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: October 17, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY ACHIEVES $800,000 IN SAVINGS FOR RETIREE HEALTH CARE, McLAUGHLIN ANNOUNCES Rensselaer County has achieved a savings of $800,000 in health care costs for retirees thanks to a renegotiation of existing plans, County Executive Steve McLaughlin announced today. Under the new […]

10/16/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY LAUNCHES RECOVERY HELPLINE TO ASSIST THOSE SEEKING HELP WITH HEROIN AND ADDICTION ISSUES

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: October 16, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY LAUNCHES RECOVERY HELPLINE TO ASSIST THOSE SEEKING HELP WITH HEROIN AND ADDICTION ISSUES A Recovery Helpline to assist residents dealing with recovery and addiction issues has been launched today by Rensselaer County, County Executive Steve McLaughlin announced. Residents can reach […]

10/15/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY SEES SAVINGS ON PURCHASES DURING FIRST THREE QUARTERS OF 2018, McLAUGHLIN ANNOUNCES

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: October 15, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY SEES SAVINGS ON PURCHASES DURING FIRST THREE QUARTERS OF 2018, McLAUGHLIN ANNOUNCES Rensselaer County has derived a savings of over $600,000 thanks to new efficiencies and strategies in the county purchasing process, County Executive Steve McLaughlin announced. The new process […]

10/11/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY ACHIEVES NEARLY $1 MILLION IN PERSONNEL SAVINGS DURING FIRST THREE QUARTERS OF 2018 THANKS TO NEW EFFICIENCIES AND STRATEGIES

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: October 11, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY ACHIEVES NEARLY $1 MILLION IN PERSONNEL SAVINGS DURING FIRST THREE QUARTERS OF 2018 THANKS TO NEW EFFICIENCIES AND STRATEGIES Rensselaer County has achieved a savings of nearly $1 million in personnel costs during the first three quarters of fiscal year […]

10/5/18 – RENSSELAER COUNTY WELFARE FRAUD INVESTIGATION RESULTS IN CHARGES BEING PURSUED AGAINST 39; INVOLVES THEFT OF $100,000 IN PUBLIC FUNDS; ARRESTS CARRIED OUT BY COUNTY, STATE AND LOCAL POLICE AGENCIES

Rensselaer County Office of County Executive Steve McLaughlin News Release: October 5, 2018 RENSSELAER COUNTY WELFARE FRAUD INVESTIGATION RESULTS IN CHARGES BEING PURSUED AGAINST 39; INVOLVES THEFT OF $100,000 IN PUBLIC FUNDS; ARRESTS CARRIED OUT BY COUNTY, STATE AND LOCAL POLICE AGENCIES An investigation was conducted and arrests carried out this week of more three […]