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  1. City to Resume HOMES Initiative, Property Sales, and Homebuyer Resources

    SCHENECTADY – As the community looks to bounce back from COVID-19, Mayor McCarthy announced that the City of Schenectady will resume the HOMES initiative (Homeownership Made Easy in Schenectady).Read on...
  2. City of Schenectady to Introduce Passport Parking App for Downtown Street Parking

    SCHENECTADY – Mayor Gary McCarthy announced the City of Schenectady will introduce Passport Parking for on-street parking in downtown Schenectady, a mobile parking app that allows for contactless payment.Additional Info...
  3. City Officials Address Summer Safety, Illegal Fireworks as Capital Region Recovers from COVID-19

    SCHENECTADY – Mayor Gary McCarthy, Schenectady Fire Chief Ray Senecal, and Schenectady Police Chief Eric Clifford addressed various summer safety issues at a press event Wednesday, including the illegal use of fireworks throughout the City of Schenectady.Read on...
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Welcome to the City of Schenectady’s new website. Schenectady is in the midst of a resurgence with an expanded Proctors Theatre in the heart of a reinvigorated downtown that includes new hotels, a cinema, restaurants, high technology companies, and loft housing. In addition, the new Mohawk Harbor project will continue to build on the positive momentum for our City. Please enjoy this new website which is designed to make it easier for residents to find services and information.

Gary R. McCarthy