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GREEN ISLAND SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM APPLICATION PERIOD

Effective June 3, 2019, APPLICATIONS will be issued for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Payment Program. This is a Federal Government funded program assisting very low-income families, the elderly and the disabled to afford decent, safe and sanitary housing … Continue reading

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Hydrant Flushing in Green Island and Maplewood

Hydrants will be flushed in Green Island and Maplewood on the Monday, May 20th, Tuesday, May 21st, and Wednesday, May 22nd. A slight discoloration in the water may occur and washing of laundry is not recommended during this time. If … Continue reading

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Street Cleaning on Thursday

Street Cleaning will be held throughout the Village starting on Thursday, May 16th at 8:00 am. All vehicles must be moved when the Police Department announces or risk getting a ticket. Thank you for your cooperation. Rain date is Friday, … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Parade Information and Notice of Change of Route

The annual Memorial Day Parade will be held on Thursday, May 23rd at 6:00 p.m. Lineup is at 5:30 p.m. on Hudson Avenue. Please note Hudson Avenue will be closed to traffic at George Street during lineup. All residents are … Continue reading

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Green Island Wins Albany County Water Taste Test Once Again

County Executive Announces Clear Winner in 33rd Annual Water Taste Test Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today announced this year’s winner in another refreshing round of the annual Albany County Tap Water Taste Test: returning county champion, the Village … Continue reading

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Annual MS4 Public Meeting

The Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Annual Public Meeting will be held on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Green Island Municipal Center. The purpose of the meeting will be to explain the MS4 permit process, … Continue reading

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Notice of I-787 Northbound closure starting on May 10th

Notice from NYSDOT: ROUTE 787 CONSTRUCTION WORK REQUIRING NORTHBOUND CLOSURE TIBBITS AVENUE – DYKE AVENUE 6 P.M. FRIDAY MAY 10 – 6 A.M. MONDAY MAY 13 As part of our effort to transform Cohoes Boulevard, the New York State Department … Continue reading

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Good Friday Observance

The Village, Town and GIPA Offices and the DPW and GIPA Garages will close Friday, April 19th at 12 noon in observance of Good Friday. All other essential departments will remain open for business. Happy Easter to all.

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If you see something, say something…..Immediately

With the nice weather here, it is a good time for parents to remind their children to be aware of their surroundings, especially near our parks and playgrounds. If they have suspicions or feel afraid of a person or situation … Continue reading

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Power Outage Guidance from FEMA

https://www.ready.gov/power-outages

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