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NYS Broadband Round III Awards Close the Gaps in Greene County, NY


Greene County received significant funding awards in the third and final round of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s initiative to secure high-speed internet for underserved areas across the state. Nearly $211.3 million was awarded to broadband companies in the Capital Region on

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2017 NYS REDC Awards name Greene County a Top Performer as part of the Capital Region

Greene County Legislators Join Capital Region Colleagues at 2017 REDC Awards

Members of the NYS Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) gathered in Albany on December 13th to recognize the Capital Region as a Top Performer and award $85Million to 110 projects across Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington

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Greene County Public Health Provides FREE HIV Testing in December

Communicable Disease Awareness

The Greene County Department of Public Health is providing Free HIV Testing for walk-ins throughout the month of December in conjunction with World AIDS Awareness month.  The latest statistics from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) show that 1 in

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Greene County Transit Thanks Veterans with Free Rides


Veterans Ride Greene County Transit for Free on November 10, 2017! In honor of the dedicated military men and women who have served our nation, Greene County Transit (GCT) is providing complimentary rides for Veterans on Friday, November 10, 2017

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Greene County Transfer Stations Holiday Schedule

Greene County NY Public Notice

 Greene County Transfer Stations will be closed additional days the week of November 5-11, 2017 due to County holiday schedule.  Click Here to Download Catskill Transfer Station – will be closed: Tuesday – Nov. 7, for Election Day Wednesday –

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Two Greene County STEM Educators Named NYS Master Teachers


Stefanie Loomis of the Catskill Central School District and Brynda Shutes of the Greenville School District were New York State Master Teachers in the Class of 2017 which included 214 educators state-wide. New York State began the Master Teacher Program

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Fall 2017 Microenterprise Assistance Program Training Classes November 2nd & 3rd


Greene County Offers Fall 2017 Microenterprise Assistance Program Training Classes Greene County’s Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Planning is now accepting reservations for the Fall 2017 Microenterprise Assistance Program (MAP) training classes.  The two-day session is free of charge,

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September Flu Clinics Across Greene County – Don’t Procrastinate, Inoculate.

Communicable Disease Awareness

Greene County Public Health Department announces the dates for this year’s Flu clinics for adults over age 18: September 22 – Washington Irving Senior Center, 15 Academy St, Catskill, NY September 25 – Acra Senior Center, Old Route 23B Acra, NY September 26 –

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WNYT TV 13 Adds First Warning Weather Camera in Catskill, NY


“First Warning” weather camera images are a prominent feature on WNYT Channel 13 broadcasts around the Capital Region every week. In partnership with Greene County, WNYT has now added Catskill as its newest location. On Friday, August 25th, technicians from

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DEC Announces Completion of $150K in Improvements at North/South Lake Campground in Greene County


Improvements Include New ADA-accessible Boathouse, Upgraded Bathhouses, and Energy-Efficient Lighting The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today announced improvements to the North/South Lake Campground in the town of Hunter, Greene County, under the State’s Adventure NY initiative

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