Legislators, hospitals lobby Hochul for resources to run state testing site at FMCC

Legislators, hospitals lobby Hochul for resources to run state testing site at FMCC

As COVID-19 cases surge across the state — including in Fulton and Montgomery counties — Fulton-Montgomery Community College is ready to ramp up its COVID-19 testing operations.All the college needs in order to once again host a high-volume, state-run testing site is Gov. Kathy Hochul’s approval to send testing kits and manpower, according to Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara, D-Rotterdam. He, along with Assemblyman Robert Smullen, R,C,I,SAM-Meco, has been lobbying the governor to ramp up the Johnstown testing site into a full-blown community testing location.Santabarbara and Smullen said the need for more community testing was brought to their attention by Fulton and Montgomery…
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Fulmont College Association has 5 bidders for dorm halls

Fulmont College Association has 5 bidders for dorm halls

The Fulmont College Association (FCA) — the nonprofit arm of Fulton-Montgomery Community College — has submitted for pre-approval a list of five bidders seeking to purchase its Campus View Student Housing complex to the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture and the New York state Attorney General's office."We're working with the USDA and the state Attorney General's office, evaluating those offers," said FMCC President Greg Truckenmiller, who also chairs the FCA's board of directors. "This is really kind of dependent on their direction. We hope we have some sort of resolution soon, actually we were hoping to have it by now, but…
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