Sean Mulkerrin

Borrego Solar Systems is seeking to install 20 acres of solar panels on a vacant 27-acre site along Altamont Road in New Scotland. The New Scotland Zoning Board set an Oct. 27 public hearing for the project. 

NEW SCOTLAND — Voorheesville sixth-grade parents were notified on Thursday afternoon that children would be learning from home for a second straight day.

Voorheesville has its first positive case of COVID-19 of the school year. 

ballots cast in Albany County

A number of new voting reforms signed into law in August will make it easier for New Yorkers to cast ballots come November. 

In the early 1980s, the former Feura Bush school was sold and six local boys were without a place to play.

Superintendent Frank Macri

A recent general state aid payment was about $47,000 light, Voorheesville Superintendent Frank Macri said.

Could a solar farm proposed for Altamont Road in New Scotland impact the view from Thacher Park two miles away?

Hudson Valley Wireless gave the town of New Scotland “a very good price and very good deal” on a Wi-Fi contract. 

The former Clarksville Elementary School in New Scotland is already home to the sheriff’s public safety building; soon it will also house the county’s 9-1-1 call center. 

Although it wasn’t an exact figure, New Scotland Councilman Adam Greenberg said residents could expect to pay about 12-percent to 13-percent higher than National Grid’s current grid mix.


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