WATER RESTRICTION

In cooperation with the Town of Colonie, there is a restriction on unnecessary water usage in the Village of Colonie. There will be NO sprinklers or irrigation of lawns, ornamental plants, shrubs, trees, domestic gardens, washing of motor vehicles or other outdoor water use between the hours of 9am to 9pm daily for the duration of this restriction. We thank you for your cooperation.

Village of Colonie to re-open select Municipal Buildings UPDATED 7-1-2020

Mayor Sim and the Board of Trustees would like to announce that beginning Wednesday, July 1, 2020, the Village of Colonie will be re-opening select municipal buildings for routine items, during normal business hours. These buildings include the Village Hall, Department of Public Works, Family Recreation Center and Outreach Center. Please continue to follow the social distancing standards set by the CDC, which include wearing a facial covering when unable to maintain a 6 foot distance from others, routine hygiene and handwashing and staying home when you feel ill. If specific guidance is required per building, a notice will be posted to each front door, accordingly.Upon entry to our buildings, you may be required to have a temperature screening by one of our staff members. The following numbers should be utilized for any questions:

Village hall: 518-869-7562, Family Recreation Center: 518-218-7782, Department of Public Works: 518-869-6372, Outreach Center: 518-218-1030

2020 CENSUS – We’re halfway there!

Albany County has reached a response rate of 58.5% so far, let’s help everyone be counted!

Have some spare time on your hands? Fill out the 2020 CENSUS and Be Counted!

Did you know? By completing the Census, you help the Village receive funding that is used to serve you! These federal funds can be used to help with health clinics, schools, roads, disaster recovery initiatives and other public services for the next 10 years. It also helps represent you in government. The numbers collected, help determine how many seats each state has in Congress and at all levels of government.

It is quick and easy to fill out, about ten minutes. It’s confidential, so your information and privacy are protected. Please remember that once you start the questionnaire, you must finish it, otherwise it won’t be counted. Help our community get the resources and representation we all deserve for the next 10 years!

If you have already responded, thank you! You can help our community by encouraging your friends and family to respond too.

We’re here to help you! For assistance completing the Census, please contact our Village Outreach worker, Sue Bredice by phone (518) 218-1030 or email sueb@colonievillage.org. Sue will also be trying to reach out to our community to assist individuals with their Census questions and needs!

Thank you for doing your part to be counted and keep the Village A Place to be Proud of! 

Visit my2020census.gov today!