In the Press


Troy land bank reviews plans for properties

TROY, N.Y. >> Members of the Troy Community Land Bank held its annual Board of Directors meeting Tuesday night in City Hall to discuss the corporation’s past year and to look ahead at things happening in 2018. READ FULL ARTICLE

Land Bank has new vision for North Central Troy

TROY – The Troy Community Land Bank plans to rehabilitate properties along the River Street corridor and collaborate with Capital District Transportation Authority’s bus rapid transit program to make improvements in the North Central neighborhood. READ FULL ARTICLE

Land bank plans ‘transit-oriented development’ in North Central Troy

The board of the Troy Community Land Bank, a city-affiliated nonprofit, voted Wednesday to adopt a plan that calls for the transit-oriented development of four contiguous parcels near the northwest corner of West Glen Ave. and River St. in the North Central neighborhood… READ FULL ARTICLE

Land bank, Troy to partner in $500G demolition project

TROY >> Vacant, rundown buildings throughout the city will be demolished by the end of the year under a state-funded partnership approved last week by the City Council between city government and a community land bank program… READ FULL ARTICLE

Land bank builds toward better Troy

TROY >> Fighting blight is an unheralded struggle for the Troy Community Land Bank, a constant effort to keep buildings from deteriorating, knocking down structures when they can’t be salvaged and enticing investors into North Central, the city’s poorest neighborhood. READ FULL ARTICLE