The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice of the Capital Region
Advertisement
Promotions

HUD loan to help Schenectady demolish structures

Andy's Ski Shoppe at 728 Albany St. in Schenectady is slated for demolition.
Photographer: Peter R. Barber
Andy's Ski Shoppe at 728 Albany St. in Schenectady is slated for demolition.
  • FACEBOOK
  • TWITTER
  • GOOGLE+
  • LINKEDIN
  • PRINT
  • E-MAIL
Text Size: A | A

About 80 vacant or heavily damaged buildings in Schenectady will be demolished thanks to a project funded by a $3 million federal loan. The loan, from the Department of Housing and Urban Development, was announced Thursday by Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y. The funding will allow the city to raze buildings considered blights on the community, structures that reduce property values for families living nearby. “These are houses that are burnouts. They’re ones that are ...


You Must Log-In or Subscribe to Continue Subscription Offer Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Advertisement

comments

Advertisement