Holocaust Memorial

A rendering of the initial proposal for a Capital District Jewish Holocaust Memorial. (Photo courtesy Dan Dembling)

Change in direction for proposed Holocaust memorial

NISKAYUNA — Grim reminders of German concentration camps, including a large dark wall and a rail car, will no longer be part of the Holocaust memorial proposed for Niskayuna. “The original design is off the table, and that was really a shock and…


A rendering of the proposed Capital District Jewish Holocaust Memorial to be located at 2501 Troy Schenectady Road in Niskayuna. (Courtesy Dan Dembling)

Niskayuna pushes back vote on Holocaust memorial

JEFF WILKIN Gazette reporter NISKAYUNA — The Town Board has postponed a vote on whether to approve a Holocaust Museum proposed for a parcel off Route 7. The town had been scheduled to vote on a special use permit necessary for the construction of…




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Holocaust memorial proposed in Niskayuna

NISKAYUNA — If all goes according to plan, the region’s first Holocaust memorial could be open to the public in Niskayuna by the middle of next year. A passion project proposed by Latham-based orthodontist Dr. Michael Lozman, the initial plans…