“It’s a small grant,” Assemblywoman Patricia Fahy said of the $40,000 that went to the Wyman Osterhout Community Center in New Scotland, “but it carries a serious weight, and makes a serious difference.”

For 2023, the town is proposing a tax rate of $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for all New Scotland property owners — including those who live in the village of Voorheesville — the same as this year. 

 The 1.875 megawatt solar facility is located at 347 New Scotland South Road.

New Scotland PV, LLC is seeking a use variance and two area variances for the installation of a 5 megawatt ground-mounted solar photovoltaic farm at what is being called 0 (zero) New Scotland Road.