Soldier On project moves forward

From: Spotlight News

Written by: Emily Drew

 — Plans for veteran housing at the former Ann Lee Nursing Home are moving forward as environmental impact and traffic studies are being conducted.

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Albany County Executive Orders Flags Lowered To Half-Staff in Honor of Victims of Shooting in Chattanooga

In order to honor the five service members who were killed in Chattanooga, Tenn. last week, Albany County Executive McCoy today ordered all flags on county property be lowered to half-staff until sunset Saturday.

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County Executive 2015 Town Meeting Tour Schedule**updated

Albany County Executive Daniel McCoy’s fourth Town Meeting tour continues next week. The tour provides an opportunity for the County Executive to talk directly with residents in area municipalities about issues that are impacting them and to provide a brief update on county initiatives.

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CSEA Announces Endorsements in Key Albany County Races

CSEA – New York’s leading union – today announced endorsements of candidates for key Albany County offices. The union will support County Executive Dan McCoy, County Comptroller Michael Conners and Sheriff Craig Apple for re-election. CSEA will also support Town of Colonie Judge Peter Crummey in his bid for re-election.


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Albany County Executive Earns National Achievement Award for Innovative Veterans Program at DSS

Albany County Executive McCoy announced today that the county has been selected for a national achievement award for the Veteran Identifier program administered by the Department of Social Services (DSS). The Achievement  Awards from the National Association of Counties serve to honor innovative, effective county government programs that enhance services for residents. 

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