McCoy Leading the Fight on Oil Trains

From: Times Union

Story by: Brian Nearing

Robert Lipscomb has seen what happens after an oil train derails and explodes in flames. On Sunday, he stood near the fence at the Ezra Prentice Homes on South Pearl Street in Albany, looking at oil tanker cars just a few yards away.

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Local Officials Propose Consolidation

From: Spotlight News

Story by: Emily Drew

Thursday, June 4, 2015


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Oil Train Report is Front Page News

Dan McCoy knows the oil trains are a danger to our quality of life. He commissioned a special working group to explore the dangers and provide recommendations.

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McCoy Continues to Fight Dangers of Oil Trains

County Executive Dan McCoy has been at the forefront of fighting the oil trains that pose a tremendous hazard to downtown Albany.

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In Albany County Government Efficiency Plan; $15.8 Million In Annual Savings to be Realized by Local Governments

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy, County Comptroller Mike Conners and 29 local government leaders today announced that that county has completed the Countywide Government Efficiency Plan. The plan, as submitted to the state in accordance with the Property Tax Freeze Credit Law, was prepared by the Center for Research, Regional Education and Outreach at SUNY New Paltz under the leadership of Dr. Gerald Benjamin.

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