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COVID-19/Coronavirus Updates

UPDATE 04.07.2020 - Per guidance from several New York State offices, Opportunities for Otsego will remain closed until Wednesday, April 29, 2020.  In the interim:

  • Weatherization participants with scheduled appointments will be contacted.
  • Essential staff will continue to work remotely and provide assistance with program-specific needs as they arise. Questions should be directed to 607.433.8000, where callers may leave a message requesting a return phone call.

Updates will be posted here and on Opportunities for Otsego Facebook page.


Weatherization is a home energy conservation program that makes homes more energy efficient, affordable, comfortable and safe.

We may provide:

  • Whole house energy assessments 
  • Installation of Energy Star appliances and windows
  • Cellulose insulation blowing 
  • System repair/replacement on furnaces and domestic hot water heaters
  • Air sealing
  • Weather-stripping and caulking around doors and windows
  • Replacement/repair of storm windows
  • Replacement/repair of broken windows and/or outside doors
  • Installation of smoke detectors and check for gas leaks and carbon monoxide
  • Education on energy conservation 
  • Information on available financing for energy-related improvements

Get help today:

  • Call us at 607.433.0444
    • Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Visit our offices at 182 Roundhouse Road, Oneonta
    • Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM

No fee for services:

All services are provided without cost to income-eligible homeowners and tenants. However, owners of rental buildings renting to low-income tenants can access this service with a minimal contribution towards the cost of the Weatherization services.

Funded by :

  • U.S. Department of Health & Human Services 
  • U.S. Department of Energy

Administered Locally by :