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Greene County Web Map (New & Improved)


Greene County RPTS Launches Improved Web Map On December 23, 2019 Greene County Real Property Tax Services Geographic Information Services (GIS) division launched a new and improved public parcel viewer application, otherwise known as the Greene Web Map. The Greene

Posted in County Resources

Greene County Projects to Receive $7,605,218 in NYS Funding


Greene County Projects to Receive $7,605,218 in NYS Funding   The Capital Region was named a Top Performer in 2019 by the NYS Regional Economic Development Councils and awarded $84.1 Million in a ceremony on Thursday, December 19.  Greene County

Posted in Economic Development & Tourism

Greene County Transit Adds New Mid-Day Runs to Route 711

Greene County Transit has introduced 2 new mid-day runs to Route 711 Teal departing from Catskill and making stops for passengers around the village before crossing the Rip Van Winkle Bridge en route to Columbia-Greene Community College, Columbia Memorial Health,

Posted in County Services

Streamlining Emergency Services throughout Greene County

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Greene County took on a massive communications center renovation in early 2017 in order to provide better and more efficient service. Besides upgrading the county’s telephone service and investing in a brand new CAD technology, the agency also set out

Posted in County Services

Greene County Agricultural Board to hold Ag District Re-certification Meetings

The Greene County Agricultural Farmland Protection Board (AFPB) will be holding two meetings in October to discuss the mandated recertification process of Greene County’s Agricultural District No. 124. Farmers and rural landowners with land in Agricultural District No. 124, as

Posted in County Resources

Greene County Jail Facility Bond Sale, Favorable Interest Rates and Investor Confidence

Greene County Awards Bond Sale with Low Interest Rate Resulting in Significant Savings. On Thursday, August 15th, 2019, Greene County sold a Public Improvement (Serial Bond) in the amount of $39,000,000 for the construction of the County’s Jail Facility. The

Posted in Government Operations

C-GAC Launches Website for Residents of the Twin Counties

The Columbia-Greene Addiction Coalition is pleased to announce that it has launched a new substance use disorder informational website for residents of Columbia and Greene counties.  Jointly funded by the Columbia County Board of Supervisors, the Greene County Legislature, and

Posted in Health Services

Greene County IDA Exit-21 Redevelopment Project: Hotel & Restaurant Developer RFP


The Greene County Industrial Development Agency (GCIDA) in partnership with the Greene County Legislature, Greene County Office of Economic Development Tourism and Planning, and the Town of Catskill is seeking proposals from qualified Developers for the design, financing, construction, and

Posted in Economic Development & Tourism