Primeau announces run for Cohoes mayor

Posted at: 03/25/2013 6:02 PM
Updated at: 03/25/2013 6:13 PM
By: WNYT Staff

COHOES - The acting mayor of Cohoes wants to take the word, "acting" out of his title.

George Primeau announced this afternoon, that he's officially running for mayor.

He took over as acting mayor for John McDonald when McDonald became an assemblyman in the 108th District.

“In the business world, if you're not aggressively moving forward, you're in trouble. We're not going to be in trouble on my watch,” Primeau said.

Primeau says Cohoes is already on the brink of some very exciting progress with community development, public safety and financial stability.