Mechanicville, New York
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Mechanicville, New York

Full nameMechanicville
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
First settled1764
Incorporated (village)1859
Incorporated (city)1915
TypeCity Commission
MayorAnthony J. Sylvester, Sr. (D)
City CommissionMembers' List
Commissioner of Accounts:
• Mark Seber (R)
Commissioner of Finance:
• Peter Chauvin (D)
Commissioner of Public Safety:
• Tim Hipwell (D)
Commissioner of Public Works:
• Dave Higgins (D)
State AssemblyTony Jordan (R) (2009)
State SenateRoy McDonald (R) (2009)
U.S. HouseScott Murphy (D)
Total Area0.9 sq mi (2.3 km2)
Land Area0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
Water Area0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation104 ft (31.7 m)
Total Population5019
Density (pop.)2152.6/km2 (5576.67/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code12118
Area code518
FIPS code36-46360
GNIS feature ID0956897

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Mechanicville is a city in Saratoga County, New York, United States. The population was 5,019 at the 2000 census. It is the smallest city by area in the state. The name is derived from the occupations of early residents.

The city is located on the eastern border of Saratoga County and is north of Albany, the state capital. Mechanicville borders the towns of Stillwater (of which it was once a part) and Halfmoon in the county, and the town of Schaghticoke, in Rensselaer County.

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National Guard comes to Saratoga for wild fire training - WNYT Tweet this news
WNYT--The training simulates how the unit would fight wild fires here in -New York- or around the country. "There's a lot of forests in -New York-," says pilot and ... - Date : Wed, 28 Jul 2010 22:13:56 GMT+00:00
Mechanicville won't take Loudis back - Albany Times Union Tweet this news
Albany Times Union--Former -Mechanicville- player Rian Richardson, who served as interim coach last season, was chosen to replace Loudis, who is a member of the -New York- State ... - Date : Thu, 08 Jul 2010 05:06:31 GMT+00:00
DeCrescente Distributing Company Honored for Support of Deployed New York ... - ReadMedia (press release) Tweet this news
ReadMedia (press release)--by -New York- State Division of Military & Naval Affairs -MECHANICVILLE-, NY (04/26/2010)(readMedia)-- DeCrescente Distributing Company, a -Mechanicville- beer ... - Date : Mon, 26 Apr 2010 13:02:49 GMT+00:00
HS Softball: Mechanicville Red Raiders ripping through the season - The Saratogian Tweet this news
The Saratogian---Mechanicville-, the top-ranked Class B team in -New York- State, has mercy-ruled five of its seven opponents this year (defeating the opposition by more than ... - Date : Wed, 05 May 2010 09:18:36 GMT+00:00
Suspended NY teacher charged with DUI in Vt. - Bennington Banner Tweet this news
Bennington Banner--He has a previous drunken driving charge in -New York-. He was arrested in Waterford, NY, in December after failing to stop for police. ... - Date : Fri, 07 May 2010 03:28:03 GMT+00:00

Capital District of New York

Central communitiesAlbany (history) * Schenectady (history) * Troy (history) * List of all incorporated places
Largest communities
(over 20,000 in 2000)
Bethlehem * Clifton Park * Town of Colonie * Glenville * Guilderland * Niskayuna * Queensbury * Rotterdam * Saratoga Springs
Medium-sized communities
(10,000 to 20,000 in 2000)
City of Amsterdam * Brunswick * Cohoes * East Greenbush * Glens Falls * Gloversville * Malta * North Greenbush * Schodack * Watervliet
Small communities
(5,000 to 10,000 in 2000)
Town of Amsterdam * Ballston Spa * Cobleskill * Village of Colonie * Duanesburg * City of Johnstown * Town of Johnstown * Kinderhook * Mechanicville * New Scotland * Rensselaer * Sand Lake * Scotia * Town of Stillwater * Waterford
CountiesAlbany * Columbia * Fulton * Greene * Montgomery * Rensselaer * Saratoga * Schenectady * Schoharie * Warren * Washington
HistoryMohawks * Mahicans * Fort Orange * Rensselaerswyck * Beverwyck * Albany Plan of Union * Timeline of town creation
Religion and cultureCulture in New York's Capital District * Sports in New York's Capital District * Episcopal Diocese of Albany * Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany
EducationPublic school districts: List of school districts in New York's Capital District
Higher education: List of colleges and universities in New York's Capital District

Municipalities and communities of Saratoga County, New York

County seat: Ballston Spa
CitiesMechanicville * Saratoga Springs
TownsBallston * Charlton * Clifton Park * Corinth * Day * Edinburg * Galway * Greenfield * Hadley * Halfmoon * Malta * Milton * Moreau * Northumberland * Providence * Saratoga * Stillwater * Waterford * Wilton
VillagesBallston Spa * Corinth * Galway * Round Lake * Schuylerville * South Glens Falls * Stillwater * Victory * Waterford
CDPsCountry Knolls * Lake Luzerne-Hadley � * Milton
Bloodville * Burnt Hills * Crescent * Gansevoort * Rexford * Rock City Falls * Vischer Ferry * West Milton
Footnotes�This populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

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