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10 Things to do this Winter in Schoharie County 

On February 15, 2017, Posted by , In Blog,News, With No Comments

2017 Winter, Here We Come Event: Winter Warm Up by the Middleburgh Area Business Association, Middleburgh Rotary, Village of Middleburgh, and the Middleburgh Fire Department Location: Badgley Phttps://www.facebook.com/events/814489912024667/ark on Railroad Avenue, by the Firehouse, Middleburgh, NY 12122 Date/Time: February 25, 2017, 6:00pm-8:30pm Event: Free Family Movie Night by Reality Check…

WSDE 1190: SALT Speaks Edition

On February 2, 2017, Posted by , In Blog,Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

January 31, 2017 Tune into Ed Sherlock‘s interview with Jerrine Corallo of SALT, Heidi Sourwine and Tolga Morawski of Greater Mohawk Valley Land Bank (GMVLB), and Supervisor Tague of the Town of Schoharie regarding the newly formed Land Bank in the Mohawk Valley and how it will benefit Schoharie County.  You…

SALT Spotlight: Michael Hartzel

On January 26, 2017, Posted by , In Blog,Board of Directors,SALT Spotlight, With No Comments

  We would like to welcome Michael Hartzel as a new member of the SALT Board of Directors. Michael served in the US Army for 30 years before serving in his current position as the Schoharie County Director of Emergency Services. He held multiple positions with the Army and retired…

SALT Spotlight: Kristin Williams

On January 19, 2017, Posted by , In Blog,News,SALT Spotlight, With No Comments

  We would like to welcome Kristin Williams as a new member of the SALT Board of Directors.  Kristin is both active in her community and in state government. She frequently volunteers for programs at Schoharie School District, where she also serves as the assistant volunteer coach for the girls’…

Collaboration is Key for Trails to Tales of Schoharie County

On January 19, 2017, Posted by , In Blog,News, With 1 Comment

Many hands make light work, they say. In this case, many hands are creating an innovative website that will engage and educate the greater populace in our very own Schoharie County. As a direct result of the collaborative efforts from members of the Schoharie County Quilt Barn Trail, Schoharie County…

Recap of 2016 and what 2017 has in store for SALT

On January 5, 2017, Posted by , In Blog,News, With No Comments

2016 was an exciting year full of accomplishments and challenges for SALT. One highlight of the year was the 5 th year recognition of the flooding event of 2011. This event brought together volunteers, residents, and government officials from around the region. We reflected upon the flood that was the…

Town of Schoharie Awarded $50K For Central Bridge Community Planning Project

On December 9, 2016, Posted by , In Blog,Media Coverage,Trail Study News, With 1 Comment

December 9, 2016. Schoharie, NY. The Town of Schoharie, along with the Town of Esperance, is pleased to announce that the Central Bridge Community Planning Project was awarded $50,000 yesterday. Funds from the New York State Community Development Block Grant Program were allocated for the project during Governor Andrew M….

Zombie Property & Land Bank Workshop Draws Crowd

On November 17, 2016, Posted by , In Blog,News, With No Comments

On November 10, over 50 local leaders, code enforcement officials, planning and zoning board members, builders, realtors and more attended a Zombie Property & Land Bank Workshop hosted by Schoharie Area Long Term (SALT) Development, Schoharie County Planning & Development, Schoharie County Chamber of Commerce, Mohawk Valley Economic Development District…

Greater Mohawk Valley Land Bank Established

On November 14, 2016, Posted by , In Blog,News, With 1 Comment

Mohawk Valley Economic Development District Keep Mohawk Valley Beautiful 26 West Main Street, PO Box 69, Mohawk, NY 13407-0069 Phone: 315.866.4671, Fax: 315.866.9862 Web: mvedd.org, Email: info@mvedd.org Serving Counties of: Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Oneida, Otsego, Schoharie NEWS RELEASE SUBJECT:  Greater Mohawk Valley Land Bank Established Release date:  Wednesday, NOVEMBER 16,…

Local Officials to learn about new Zombie Property Laws, Land Banks & Funding

On October 20, 2016, Posted by , In Blog,News, With No Comments

SCHOHARIE, NY. October 20, 2016.  Housing is an essential part of a healthy community. Vacant properties continue to negatively impact the quality of life in our communities and undermine the strength of our local economies. Tax and mortgage foreclosures, absentee owners, a declining population and other factors all contribute to…