ALBANY COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE BUREAU

162 Washington Ave., 7th Floor, Albany, NY 12210

(518) 447-7710

Fax:  (518) 447-7714

http://www.albany county.com/veterans


"The mission of the Albany County Veterans Service Bureau is to assist veterans and their families in obtaining any and all county, state, and federal benefits to which they are entitled."


For assistance call between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM Monday - Friday

​or contact via email:  veterans bureau @albanycounty.com

VILLAGE OF RAVENA:  INFORMATIONAL MEETING


Please take notice that an informational meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the Ravena Village Hall located at 15 Mountain Road, Ravena, NY 12143 in regards to restructuring the parking on Main St/Rt. 143, Ravena.

For Your Information:  The September 2017 Water/Sewer Bills were mailed on September 7th. To avoid late charges, payment must be received by October 9, 2017.

RABIES CLINIC SCHEDULE 2017​

The following series of Rabies Vaccination Clinics for dogs, cats, and ferrets have been arranged by the Albany County Department of Health in cooperation with the Capital District Veterinary Medical Society.

ALL DOGS, CATS, AND FERRETS MUST BE ON LEASHES OR IN CARRIERS.

A record of prior vaccination will be required for a three year immunization certification.  If no record is presented, a one year vaccination certification will be issued.  All clinics are open to any Albany County resident.

Any inquiry can be directed to Division of Environmental Health Services (518) 447-4620 or 447-4625. 


* SATURDAY NOVEMBER 4   1:00 PM - 4:00 PM         VILLAGE OF GREEN ISLAND PUBLIC WORKS GARAGE                                                                                                                                   COHOES  AVENUE


*SATURDAY CLINICS:  1:00 - 2:30 PM FOR CATS AND FERRETS;  2:30 - 4:00 PM FOR DOGS

DONATION:  $8.00 PER ANIMAL

HELP WANTED:  PART-TIME CLERICAL POSITION


The Village of Ravena is seeking part-time clerical staff for our building department to fill an immediate opening.  Typing, filing, computer skills and pleasant phone skills are required.  Must be dependable, responsible, and flexible. 18 Hours per week at $12.00 per hour.  Please submit an application to the Village Clerks' Offices at 15 Mountain Road by September 27, 2017.  Thank you.

REMINDERS FOR RESIDENTS:


BRUSH:  Please place cut end toward the road.  Do not crisscross brush.  No other lawn debris on brush pile.


BAGS:  Grass, leaves, and vegetable compost only in bags.  Please place grass clippings in bags.  Bags should be no heavier than 50 lbs.  Please do not blow grass clippings into the street.


SWEEPER:  The Sweeper will usually be out on Fridays weather permitting.  Please try not to park on the streets during this time.


LEAF VACUUM:  The leaf vacuum only goes out in the fall (around October 15 - November 30).  Leaves and grass only. Place on the edge of the road (not in the road)


THANK YOU!!!

ARTISTS WANTED!!!  The Village of Ravena is looking for local artists/graphic designers who would be willing to volunteer their time to decorate/paint our new planters.  If interested please contact the Village Clerks' office during regular business hours.

Adopted Budget

The Village of Ravena has adopted its budget for the fiscal year ending May 31, 2018.  It has been uploaded on our News and Notices page.

Ravena Coeymans Historical Society

The Impact of Trade Union Pioneer Kate Mullany

with Dr. Thomas Carroll

Village of Ravena Municipal Building

​Sunday, October 15, at 2:00 pm

​For more information follow this link:

​Next Village Board Meeting:

September 19, 2017 at 7:00 pm

​"The experiences of yesteryear, the challenges of today, the promises of tomorrow"

Welcome to the official website of the Village of Ravena!  We invite you to visit us in person but in the meantime feel free to "visit" us though our web pages.  We encourage you to see for yourself why Ravena is the "Friendship" community of the Capital District of New York.

 Office Hours
Mon. - Fri. 8:30 - 4:00
15 Mountain Road
Ravena  NY  12143


Please feel free to contact us at (518)756-8233 or  ravenaclerk@gmail.com.

​To contact the COURT, you must call (518) 756-2313 or

fax (518) 756-3969.

Welcome to the 

Village of Ravena

[518] 756-8233

​September is Suicide Prevention Month. Concerned about a Veteran that may be in emotional stress or suicidal crisis?  The Veterans Crisis Line can help. Call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1.  Rather chat or text than call? Confidential chat at VeteransCrisisLine.net or text to 838255.  Confidential help for Veterans and their families.


NOTICE:  PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT VILLAGE WORKSHOP MEETINGS WILL BEGIN AT 6:00 PM INSTEAD OF 7:00 PM.  THANK YOU .

We had a visitor from Albany County and would like to share their information with you:
The Addiction Care Center of Albany, Inc.
-Do you have a loved one struggling with addition?
-Has your life changed due to a family member's addition?
-Do you want to help them get better?
These services are FREE and this is how we can help you!
*Family Support     *Addiction Education     *Encouragement     *Referrals
*Insurance Advocacy     *Treatment Information     *Community Encouragement
Please call the Family Support Navigator for more information.
Nichole Charbonneau, CASAC-T, The Addictions Care Center of Albany, Family Support Navigator
Phone (518) 465-5829 Ext 416, Fax (518) 449-4876, E-Mail ncharbonneau@theacca.net