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Annual Food Drive – October 21st

The Annual Food Drive to benefit the Green Island Food Pantry will be on Saturday, October 21st starting at 10:00 a.m. Residents are asked to contribute whatever they can to help the needy families in our community. (Please refrain from … Continue reading

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Green Island Power Authority Upgrade Outage

Due to required upgrades to maintain system reliability throughout the upcoming months, a power outage will be required for work being completed on Friday, October 13th, from 9am-1pm. This outage will only affect GIPA customers in the 1 block radius … Continue reading

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Maggie Alix Named to Statewide Seat

Green Island Assessor Maggie Alix was recently installed after being elected to a two year term on the Executive Board for the New York State Assessors Association. Leadership positions are not new to Maggie, as she is Past President of … Continue reading

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Black Bridge Trail Project Construction to Begin on Tuesday

Construction on the Black Bridge Trail Project will begin on Tuesday, October 3rd and is expected to last throughout October. Please note that the trail will have slight detours, delays and periodic closure (one or two days) during the construction. … Continue reading

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Green Island Police Department to host “Coffee with a Cop” on Wednesday

Program offers opportunity to meet local officers, discuss community issues Green Island, NY—On October 4th, 2017, officers from the Green Island Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, … Continue reading

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Green Island Heroin Awareness Town Hall Meeting

The Village of Green Island and the Albany County Sheriff’s Office will be co-sponsoring a Heroin Awareness Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 6:00-8:00 PM at Heatly School, 171 Hudson Avenue, Green Island, New York 12183. The … Continue reading

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National Grid Street Cleaning on Monday morning; Vehicles must be moved

In conjunction with the completion of the gas main replacement project, National Grid will be performing street cleaning operations in the project areas of the Village on Monday, September 11th, starting at 8:00 am. All vehicles must be moved from … Continue reading

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Vehicle Accident Causes Power Outage, Traffic Detours in South End of Village

UPDATE: Power has been fully restored as of 5 p.m. George Street will be open to all traffic shortly. Thank you to GIPA and Harlan Electric crews for their hard work and dedication on Labor Day. Due to a vehicle … Continue reading

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Hurricane Harvey Donations

Hurricane Harvey Donations Resident Joann Wilson is working with the Veterans Miracle Center in Albany to collect personal items for the people of Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey. They are in need of everything, including toothbrushes, hair brushes, shampoo, soap, … Continue reading

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Notice of George Street Traffic Restrictions During the Week of August 21-25

Department of Public Works crews from Albany County, with assistance from Green Island, will be striping and painting crosswalks on George Street in Green Island from Monday, August 21st through Friday, August 25th. Traffic delays, detours and closures may occur … Continue reading

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