2/16/21 – Rensselaer County Ready to Serve as a State Mass Vaccination Site, Says McLaughlin

Rensselaer County Ready to Serve as a State Mass Vaccination Site, Says McLaughlin Rensselaer County is ready to further expand a county mass vaccination site and partner with the state to deliver vaccines on a county and regional basis, County Executive Steve McLaughlin announced today. The announcement came after the Governor asked for counties to […]

2/8/21 – Following Merger of Other Supermarkets, McLaughlin Invites Wegmans to Look at Rensselaer County and Region

Following Merger of Other Supermarkets, McLaughlin Invites Wegmans to Look at Rensselaer County and Region Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin is inviting western New York supermarket chain Wegmans to consider establishing stores in the county, following the merger of two major supermarket chains. McLaughlin said the entry of Wegmans into the Rensselaer County and regional […]

2/1/21 – Rensselaer County Completes Second Successful COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Clinic, McLaughlin Announces

Rensselaer County Completes Second Successful COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Clinic, McLaughlin Announces County Again Delivers 100 Percent of Vaccines During Five Days of Second Clinic, But McLaughlin Says More Vaccines Are Needed Quickly Rensselaer County again delivered 100 percent of vaccinations received by the county during a five-day clinic at Hudson Valley Community College last week, […]

1/28/21 – Rensselaer County Approves Return of School Sports, County Executive Steve McLaughlin Announces

Rensselaer County Approves Return of School Sports, County Executive Steve McLaughlin Announces Rensselaer County Executive Steven McLaughlin and Public Health Director Mary Fran Wachunas have issued a statement of support for the return of scholastic sports next month in the county, following a directive from the state empowering counties to decide the issue. McLaughlin and […]

1/25/21 – Rensselaer County Completes Vaccination Clinic, With 100 Percent of Vaccines Delivered in Three Days, McLaughlin Announces

Rensselaer County Completes Vaccination Clinic, With 100 Percent of Vaccines Delivered in Three Days, McLaughlin Announces Rensselaer County successfully completed a three-day vaccination clinic at Hudson Valley Community College on Saturday, County Executive Steve McLaughlin announced. The county was able to provide all the vaccination doses provided by the state in just 72 hours. The […]

1/14/21 – Rensselaer County Ready to Return to Prosperity and Success in 2021, County Executive Steve McLaughlin Says

Rensselaer County Ready to Return to Prosperity and Success in 2021, County Executive Steve McLaughlin Says Work Lowering Taxes and Improving Services, Along with a Courageous and Compassionate Response Shows Strength and Resiliency of County, McLaughlin Says Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin delivered an optimistic, hopeful and energetic State of the County address today during […]

11/30/20 – Rensselaer County Budget for 2021 by County Executive Steve McLaughlin Earns Unanimous Support from Legislature

Rensselaer County Budget for 2021 by County Executive Steve McLaughlin Earns Unanimous Support from Legislature Budget Includes Slight Tax Rate Decrease, Protects Services, Maintains County’s Fiscal Position and Encourages Growth and Investment The Rensselaer County Legislature unanimously approved the 2021 budget introduced by County Executive Steve McLaughlin at a special meeting Monday, with the budget […]

11/23/20 – Rensselaer County Completes Record Number of Road Miles in 2020, with 50 Miles Improved Across County, Steve McLaughlin and Legislators Announce

Rensselaer County Completes Record Number of Road Miles in 2020, with 50 Miles Improved Across County, Steve McLaughlin and Legislators Announce Rensselaer County completed a record-number of road miles in 2020, with 50 miles improved or repaired during a busy and productive construction season, County Executive Steve McLaughlin and members of the County Legislature announced […]

10/16/20 – Rensselaer County Budget for 2021 Protects Taxpayers and Needed Services During Challenging Times, County Executive Steve McLaughlin Announces

Rensselaer County Budget for 2021 Protects Taxpayers and Needed Services During Challenging Times, County Executive Steve McLaughlin Announces McLaughlin’s Third Budget Includes Slight Tax Rate Decrease and Maintains County’s Strong Financial Position The Rensselaer County budget for proposed 2021 protects taxpayers and needed services, while encouraging future investment and job creation, County Executive Steve McLaughlin […]