Monthly Archives: February 2013

RCHR Awarded Grant Funds to Assist Rensselaer County Residents

Coming this spring, the Rensselaer County Housing Resources (RCHR), will again have grant funding available to assist local residents with obtaining and maintaining their homes. RCHR has been awarded funds under three government programs, providing grant monies which can be used for downpayment assistance for first-time homebuyers, home rehabilitation projects,… Read more »

Free Tax Preparation Service

Free Tax Preparation Services available for both Federal and State taxes IRS trained VITA and AARP Volunteers Free electronic filing Faster refunds with direct deposit Total income under $51,000 To make an appointment call or visit any of the sites listed below. Weekday and Saturday appointments available. Commission on Economic Opportunity**… Read more »

Faces at TRIP: Sam Messick

Sam Messick Helping people find quality, affordable TRIP apartments often starts with our Rental Coordinator, Samantha Messick.  As a member of TRIP’s Rental Management team, Sam processes rental applications and helps interested applicants navigate the process.  She also coordinates the landlord screenings, a program that allows private landlords to find… Read more »

Shades of Green in the Workplace

Are you Green in the workplace? What does your business do to employ “green” practices?  Businesses across the country are taking baby steps and eventual larger strides towards reaching various goals in creating a very sustainable workplace.  Some green practices are simple and others are more involved. This is what one… Read more »

Troy Neighborhoods Action Council Meeting Feb. 13th

All are welcome!! Wednesday, February 13th, 6 -7:30pmAt The Hill Street Inn, 202 4th St, Troy “I always look forward to our TNAC meetings. It’s great to get together with other community leaders from different areas, from South Troy to the ‘Burgh, which we try to do four times a… Read more »