Don’t forget to register with the NYS Tax Department by Dec. 31st, 2013 to continue receiving Basic STAR property tax exemption (except for senior citizens who are exempt from the registration requirement). Go to www.tax.ny.gov or call NYS Tax Dept at (518) 457-2036.
To more effectively support the City of Troy and to enhance the opportunities for teaching and learning for our students, Hudson Valley Community College, Russell Sage College, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the Emma Willard School are working together to create a series of public deliberations to focus on the future… Read more »
Community Leadership Institute TRIP hosted a group of residents at this year’s Community Leadership Institute in Sacramento in October. James (Chick) Mayben, Mack Henderson, Andrea Branch, and Team Coordinator Davia Collington were joined by TRIP’s VISTA volunteer Anasha Cummings, Rental Manager Kenny Holmes, and Director of Community Affairs Hilary Lamishaw. … Read more »
Home Improvement Tax Exemption Troy Mayor Lou Rosamilia recently announced how homeowners who invest more than $3000 in their one- or two-unit homes can get a property tax exemption that is then phased in over 8 years. The city’s Home Improvement Tax Exemption (City Code §257-32 to §257-36)… Read more »
Have you been thinking about upgrading your furnace, weatherizing your home, or insulating the attic? All of these projects can significantly reduce your monthly energy bills, particularly in the winter months, but they come with a hefty sticker price. You could save up for some fancy new insulation or request… Read more »
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County in Collaboration with Rensselaer County Department of Health Childhood Lead Poisoning Primary Prevention Program WHAT: Childhood Lead Poisoning is a major problem resulting in the loss of billions of dollars. In an attempt to correct it before it becomes a problem, Cornell Cooperative Extension… Read more »
Eileen Bagnoli, Patrick Madden and Marion Field 2013 TRIP & RCHR Annual Homecoming Dinner Recognizes Two Terrific Women It was a fun evening at the TRIP & RCHR Annual Homecoming Dinner on October 28th as they bestowed awards to two amazing women. The 2013 Community Citizenship award was presented o… Read more »
Bob Cuddey Meet Bob Cuddey: Maintenance staffBob Cuddey has been part of TRIP’s maintenance team for 8 years in December, which is long enough for him to see a lot of kids living in TRIP’s apartments grow up to be teenagers. As a maintenance staff, he and his partner Josh Wiston are… Read more »