Alita Abrams Noyes – 92

 VALLEY FALLS - Alita Abrams Noyes of Valley Falls died August 7, 2017 in Troy NY at age 92.

Graveside services will be conducted on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 11:00am at Preston Hollow Cemetery, Preston Hollow, NY. Arrangements by Chase-Smith Family Funeral Homes.

Online remembrances may be made at



The Mechanicville Housing Authority of the City of Mechanicville, New York (MHA) is amending its Annual and/or Five Year PHA plan. The MHA has received a Commitment to Enter into a Housing Assistance Payments (CHAP) from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the conversion of public housing units at John S. Moore Homes and Davenport Estates to Project Based Voucher Rental Assistance (PBRA) under the Rental Assistance Demonstration Program (RAD) in accordance with the guidelines of PIH Notice 2012-32, Rev 2 and any successor notices. Conversion under RAD is considered a Significant Deviation and Significant Amendment or Modification to the MHA Annual and /or Five Year Plan.

This is an advance notice with an opportunity to present public comments regarding this change.

The draft of the proposed Significant Amendment is available for review Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the John S. Moore Homes Administrative Office building located at 2 Harris Avenue, Suite 1, Mechanicville, New York 12118.

Comments must be made in writing and presented to the MHA at the above address no later than Friday, August 11, 2017 9:00 a.m.

A public hearing will be conducted on Friday, August 11, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the John S. Moore Homes Community Room located at the above address.

The Express Newspaper June 18, 2015

Round Lake Boat Launch Opens – by L. Peterson


This weekend lake-happy residents were out in droves just east of Round Lake to enjoy the brand-new boat launch for the sunny weather. In construction since last year, this is the first proper boat launch since the original boat house was torn down two decades ago, and a victory for many people who have long argued that a properly maintained site to launch motorboats on the lake will help prevent traffic accidents from boat owners parking on the shoulder of busy Route 9.



Read the entire article in the June 12th Express.