News from Albany

County Executive McCoy to Announce New Parking Opp...

Posted On: 2019-04-15 20:30:45

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will make an exciting announcement for expanded parking opportunities in downtown Albany, helping to alleviate the lack of options that have frustrated residents and tourists alike. Join County Executive McCoy...

County Executive McCoy Announces Take Back the Nig...

Posted On: 2019-04-11 20:30:47

Every 98 seconds a man or woman in this country is sexually assaulted. Less than half of those assaulted report these crimes. Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy and the Albany County Crime Victim and Sexual Violence Center invite you to attend “...

County Executive McCoy Celebrates Spring with Rail...

Posted On: 2019-04-10 20:31:22

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy celebrates spring this Saturday with two community events which are expected to draw thousands of people. The Helderberg to Hudson Half Marathon kicks off at 8am and there are already 3,000 people registered....

County Executive McCoy Announces Expansion of Ind...

Posted On: 2019-04-09 20:30:49

More Than $26 Million Builds Upon Historic Criminal Justice Reform Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy announced today the expansion of indigent legal defense through funding from the State, bringing an additional $26.2 million to Albany County...

County Executive McCoy Honors Albany County Volun...

Posted On: 2019-04-05 22:30:48

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy hosted the 2019 Albany County Executive’s Volunteer Awards ceremony today and honored seven local individuals for exemplary community service. The awards were presented to a diverse group of county volunteers w...

County Executive McCoy Congratulates Director Slat...

Posted On: 2019-04-04 20:30:46

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today congratulated Albany County Department of Residential Health Care Facilities Executive Director Larry Slatky for receiving the 2019 Distinguished Service Award from the American College of Health Care Adm...

Join Us on April 17 for a Workforce and MWBE Contr...

Posted On: 2019-04-03 18:30:44

Who Should Attend: Local MWBE (Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise) Contractors seeking business and individuals interested in career opportunities relating to the commercial construction industry. Wednesday, April 17, 2019 191 Broadway, Me...

County Executive McCoy Announces Albany County Cha...

Posted On: 2019-04-02 19:30:39

Joins More Than 150 State and Local Elected Officials and Municipalities in Amicus Brief Before Supreme Court Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy announced that last night Albany County officially joined a bipartisan effort of elected officials...

Statement from County Executive McCoy on Final Bu...

Posted On: 2019-04-01 23:30:44

As President of the County Executives Association of NYSAC, it is our responsibility to stand with local leaders to elevate the voices of property taxpayers and businesses to ensure we continue to make New York a more affordable place to live and rai...

Albany County Executive to Honor Extraordinary Vol...

Posted On: 2019-03-29 19:30:44

Join Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy as he recognizes seven recipients with the 2019 Albany County Executive’s Volunteer Award. Honorees include a firefighter who dedicates hundreds of hours each year to the Latham Fire Protection District to...

County Executive McCoy Celebrates Health Departmen...

Posted On: 2019-03-28 21:31:01

DOH Joins Six Other NYS Counties & Fewer Than 300 Nationwide Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy announced today that the Albany County Department of Health has earned what few other health departments in the state and country have achieved...

County Executive McCoy to Celebrate National Achie...

Posted On: 2019-03-27 23:30:50

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will announce an historic achievement for the Albany County Department of Health. The County Executive will celebrate the national recognition with Albany County Department of Health Commissioner Dr. Elizabeth...

Call for Residents’ Input over Expansion Media Adv...

Posted On: 2019-03-25 23:30:47

There’s construction going on already at the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Training Academy on New Scotland Road in Albany and residents say no one has talked to them to get their input on the impact this could ha...

County Executive McCoy Announces Progress in Coun...

Posted On: 2019-03-20 23:31:00

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today announced that Albany County is making measurable progress on many health indicators according to the 2019 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin’s Population Health Institute “Cou...

County Executive McCoy to Announce New Overdose De...

Posted On: 2019-03-20 19:30:53

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will announce that the Albany County Department of Probation has earned the ability to operate an “Opioid Overdose Prevention Program” at an upcoming training session for county employees as they learn to use t...

County Executive McCoy Announces Investigators Unc...

Posted On: 2019-03-16 03:30:49

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today announced investigators with the Welfare Fraud Unit of the Albany County Department of Social Services have uncovered nearly $12,500 worth of alleged welfare fraud involving a single individual over a les...

Albany County to Recognize Combat Medic Posthumous...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy is continuing our celebration of Black History Month by honoring Charles Chandler, who dedicated his life to public service, as the February Honor-A-Veteran. Chandler was the uncle of Albany County Alternate Pu...

County Executive McCoy to Recognize Local Humanita...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

For her active participation and commitment to strengthening the community and its residents, Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will honor Joan Lipscomb as the Albany County Executive’s Citizen of the Month ceremony. Joan has served as Preside...

County Executive McCoy to Announce New Opioid Liti...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will announce new litigation against the distributors of opioids for their role in the opioid epidemic experienced throughout the country. This litigation will expand the County’s efforts to fight Big Pharma. L...

County Executive McCoy Announces New Litigation Ta...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

Builds on Historic Lawsuit Holding Manufacturers Accountable to Address the Opioid Epidemic Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today unveiled the details of new federal litigation leveled against the distributors of opioids for their role in th...

County Executive McCoy Announces State of the Coun...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today announced his eighth State of the County Listening Tour, providing city, town and village residents with an opportunity to ask their questions on the issues most important to them and their neighbors. Cou...

County Executive McCoy to Celebrate Women’s Histor...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

How are women who have faced challenges in the workplace able to break through the glass ceiling? That is the subject of a discussion being hosted by Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy, in honor of Women’s History Month, International Women’s Da...

Calling for Nominations for Albany County’s Outst...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

Only a few days left to nominate a volunteer… someone who goes above and beyond to make a positive impact on the lives of other citizens in Albany County. Our communities benefit greatly from the efforts of these individuals who dedicate their person...

County Executive McCoy to Present Film Exploring T...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy and Age Friendly Albany County have been working together to improve the lives of seniors throughout the county. As they work towards that goal, they invite members of the public to join them for a free viewing...

County Executive McCoy Celebrates Long Term Care A...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today is recognizing the public servants of the Albany County Nursing Home on the first day of National Long Term Care Administrator’s Week. Between March 11 and March 15, staff across the country who provide h...

Celebrating Nutrition and Dietitians Media Advisor...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

Is your favorite food a fruit or vegetable, whole grain or a healthy protein? Or maybe it’s junk food. What’s on your plate and how much may not seem important to you but if you want to be healthy and stay healthy, you need to pay attention to how nu...

County Executive McCoy to Recognize Local Cardiolo...

Posted On: 2019-03-14 07:24:10

For her active participation and commitment to improved cardiac care for her patients and the community, Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will honor Dr. Suzie Mookherjee as the Albany County March Citizen of the Month. Dr. Mookherjee is a mem...

On Valentine’s Day, County Executive McCoy Announc...

Posted On: 2019-02-14 15:38:52

Encourages Residents to Love Themselves & Love Their Neighbor Albany County Government Daniel P. McCoy has some information this Valentine’s Day that's inspiring. Over 7800 new organ donors have registered because of the county’s organ donation...

County Executive Commends Director Connors for Sta...

Posted On: 2019-01-10 16:20:36

Albany County Government Daniel P. McCoy congratulated Albany County Division of Probation Director Invoice Connors because the New York State Division of Legal Justice Providers introduced him with the distinguished Sara Tullar Fasoldt Management an...

County Executive to Honor High School Sectional Ac...

Posted On: 2019-01-11 15:59:00

Albany County Government Daniel P. McCoy will honor athletes at space excessive faculties all through Albany County as a part of his “Week of Champions” tour. The autumn sports activities season proved to be fairly profitable for native faculties as...