JUNE 22, 2019

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Mayor Madden Receives Endorsement of State Assemblyman John McDonald

Troy, NY – Today, Mayor Patrick Madden’s reelection campaign announced they have received the endorsement of New York State Assemblyman John McDonald.

State Assemblyman John McDonald said, “As a former mayor, I know firsthand the challenges of running a city and providing essential services to residents. Mayor Madden has served the city of Troy with distinction, helping to repair the city’s finances, rebuild their infrastructure, grow neighborhoods, and increased economic development. I strongly support Patrick Madden and know he will continue to move Troy forward as mayor for another four years.”

Mayor Patrick Madden said, “Assemblyman John McDonald has been a strong and effective advocate for the City of Troy and communities across our region. I am honored to have his support and endorsement, and look forward to continue working with him to make our community a stronger, more vibrant place for Troy residents and families.”

Mayor Patrick Madden is the unanimously endorsed candidate of the City of Troy Democratic Committee, Working Families Party, and CapitalWomen.

Elected on a platform to restore Troy’s finances and improve the city’s neighborhoods, Mayor Patrick Madden is an experienced and proven leader committed to building a brighter future for the Collar City. 

Since assuming office in 2016, Mayor Madden has delivered three consecutive balanced budgets, secured major investments to replace aging water, sewer and transportation infrastructure, and fought to secure funding and essential equipment for Troy’s police and fire departments. 

Under his leadership, the City of Troy has received nearly $250 million in private and public investment, helping to drive economic development, create local jobs, revitalize Troy’s waterfront, and transform vacant former industrial properties into major hubs of housing & economic activity.

Previously, Patrick served as Executive Director of the Troy Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (TRIP) for 30 years. He also served as a board member for numerous community organizations, including Rensselaer County ARC, the Neighborhood Risk Management Corporation, Joseph’s House and Shelter, Troy Community Land Bank, and the Rensselaer County Ten Year Plan to End Homelessness.

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