On Sunday, April 9th, the Honorable Mayor Kerry Dineen, Altamont's first female mayor, and her staff hosted a retirement celebration for former Mayor James Gaughan at the Altamont Village community room. Village and Town residents, friends and dignitaries throughout the Capital Region gathered to wish Mayor Gaughan well in his retirement.
Mayor Gaughan received proclamations from Guilderland Town Supervisor Peter G. Barber, Albany County Legislator Travis Stevens, Albany County Executive Daniel McCoy, NYS Assemblymember Patricia Fahy and U.S. Congressman Paul Tonko.
He was also joined by Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan, former Assemblymember Jack McEneny and elected officials from Albany County, Altamont and Guilderland.