Mayor Madden Issues Statement on Approval of Citywide Rezone Process

Mayor Madden Issues Statement on Approval of Citywide Rezone Process

For Immediate Release
March 7, 2019

Mayor Madden Issues Statement on Approval of Citywide Rezone Process

TROY, NY – Mayor Patrick Madden issued the following statement regarding the City of Troy’s first comprehensive zoning overhaul in decades which received approval from the City Council on Thursday evening: 

“Protecting the unique character of our neighborhoods and supporting economic development requires a robust overhaul of our long-outdated zoning ordinance. Tonight’s approval by the City Council to begin this important process demonstrates a citywide commitment to strengthen our neighborhoods, improve walkability, guide business investment, and plan for the future growth of Troy. I look forward to engaging with our residents and business owners in this exciting & collaborative effort.” 

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