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Bethlehem Town Supervisor David VanLuven

Bethlehem Town Supervisor David VanLuven
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Public meetings on two initiatives impacting the Albany County Town of Bethlehem are set for this week.

Bethlehem Town Supervisor David VanLuven
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Bethlehem Town Supervisor David VanLuven gave his fourth State of the Town address this week.

Screenshot of a recent County Town of Bethlehem’s Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative
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As municipalities comply with Governor Andrew Cuomo's directive to reimagine local police policies, much of the attention has been on big city departments. But smaller forces have been taking a look at their own practices, too.

Bethlehem, NY Town Supervisor David VanLuven
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Bethlehem, New York Supervisor David VanLuven gave his State of the Town address Wednesday night.

"I’m urging the Maritime Administration to expediently review and approve the Port of Albany’s new application for federal funding, to help it set sail towards an even brighter future.” ~ Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY)
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U.S. Senator Charles Schumer visited the Port of Albany Monday to get a firsthand look at improvements. The Democrat pledged to seek more federal money to continue the port’s expansion.

Royal Meadery was started by Gregory Wilhelm to further pursue his passion for beekeeping and brewing.
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

New York state's first farm meadery license was celebrated today at an Albany County business.