|With its friendly people, thriving tourism, and one of the lowest county tax rates in the state, Saratoga County is an excellent place to live, work and visit. We are proud of our strong commercial growth and a diverse local economy that ranges from Global Foundries, the largest high-tech economic development project in the country, to thriving family farms that are some of the best in Upstate New York.Our cultural venues, excellent schools and colleges along with trails, parks and recreation programs make Saratoga County a great place to call home.|
|Arthur “Mo” Wright – Chairman of the Board of Supervisors
40 McMaster Street
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
PUBLIC HEALTH NOTICE: RABID CAT
Rabies has been confirmed in a stray cat captured on 2/4/16 in the vicinity of Newton Street in the village of South Glens Falls. The young adult cat had short hair and was charcoal grey with white on the chest.
Anyone who was bitten by or had direct contact with this stray cat between the dates of Monday January 25, 2016 and Thursday February 4, 2016 is urged to call the Saratoga County Public Health Nursing Service at (518)584-7460 to speak with the on call registered nurse.
**As a reminder **
Never handle or feed stray or wild animals
Seek medical attention for any animal bites and call the Local Health Department
Keep pets up-to-date on rabies vaccine.
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SARATOGA COUNTY AIRPORT MASTER PLAN PHASE I PROJECTS ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT
McFarland Johnson has been retained by Saratoga County to complete an Environmental Assessment (EA) for Phase I projects recommended in the recently completed Saratoga County Airport Master Plan Update. Part of the EA will address proposed land easement and or fee simple acquisitions to comply with Federal Aviation Administration safety standards to maintain existing conditions. Saratoga County and McFarland Johnson conducted three informational meetings with directly affected landowners on January 11th and 12th, 2016 at the Saratoga County Offices, 40 McMaster Street, Ballston Spa, N.Y. 12020. Information presented during the meetings is available on the following website:
Future meetings will be announced on this website and the Saratogian and the Daily Gazette newspapers.
For More Information Contact:
The Saratoga County Department of Public Works, 518-885-2235 or McFarland Johnson, Aimee Rutledge, 518-580-9380
SARATOGA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH TO OFFER SEASONAL FLU CLINICS
Beginning in September, Saratoga county Public Health Nursing Service will be offering seasonal influenza clinics for Saratoga County residents. Walk-ins are welcome but appointments are encouraged. Appointments can be made by calling the telephone number listed below for the site where you would like to receive your flu shot. The flu shot is $40 payable at the time of service with cash, check or credit card. Individuals should bring all insurance cards to the clinic. Public Health will bill Medicare B for those over 65 and other insurances will be billed whenever possible. If your insurance denies payment, you will be billed for this charge. A sliding fee will be available on site and verification of income will be required. If you have any questions, please call Public Health at (518) 584-7460.
2016 Seasonal Flu Clinic Schedule (revised 01/27/16)
Saratoga County Offices are located at 40 McMaster Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020 unless otherwise specified on individual Department Pages.
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