COLONIE — The Express Clydesdales were in town Thursday for a wagon-ride fundraiser to mark the opening of Express Employment Professionals, 501 New Karner Road.
The black-and-white Express Clydesdales stand 17-18 hands high and weigh over 2,000 pounds each. Their shoes are the size of dinner plates and weigh over three pounds each.
The Express Clydesdales gave wagon rides to raise money for the Oak Hill School through Express Employment Professionals’ national sponsorship of the Children’s Miracle Network.
Oak Hill School private therapeutic day school for children in K-8th grades with social, emotional or behavioral challenges.
Franchise owner Jordan Modiano opened the Colonie office of Express Employment in the fall.