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Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Partners Announce Opening of South End Bike/Pedestrian Connector

Date: July 7, 2020
Contact: David Galin
ALBANY, NY – Mayor Kathy Sheehan joined state and local partners to unveil the highly anticipated South End Connector, a $1.7 million project that links the Albany County Helderberg-Hudson Rail Trail along the Hudson River to the Mohawk Hudson …
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Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan to Join State & Local Partners to Highlight Substantial Completion of Phase One of South End Connector

Date: July 7, 2020
Contact: David Galin
 
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ALBANY, NY – Mayor Kathy Sheehan will join state and local partners to highlight substantial completion of Phase One of the South …
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Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan Announces Opening of City Pools

Date: July 2, 2020
Contact: David Galin
ALBANY, NY – Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Department of Recreation Commissioner Jonathan Jones have announced the opening of the City’s three swimming pools, effective Friday, July 3, 2020 at 12:00 p.m..
Lincoln Park Pool:
  • Open daily from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 …
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City of Albany Expands Outdoor Café Program on Lark Street, Jay Street, and Madison Avenue

Date: July 1, 2020
Contact: David Galin
 
ALBANY, NY – Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Department of Planning and Development Commissioner Chris Spencer, and Albany Police Department Traffic Engineer Bill Trudeau announced further additions to the outdoor café program – a program designed to help local eateries …
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Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Albany Housing Authority Chair Michael Whalen Announce Appointment of Chiquita D’Arbeau as New Executive Director

Date: July 1, 2020

Contact: David Galin
ALBANY, NY – Today, Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Albany Housing Authority Chair Michael Whalen announced the appointment of Chiquita D’Arbeau as the new Executive Director of the Albany Housing Authority. Chiquita will succeed Steve Longo as Executive Director at …
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CITY OF ALBANY AND TRINITY ALLIANCE LAUNCH ALBANY CARES DRIVE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE:             Monday June 29th, 2020
CONTACT:     Ryan Murray, Public Relations Coordinator
                        Rmurray@albanyny.gov / 518.434.5415
Albany, NY –  The City of Albany is proud to launch Albany Cares; a …
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Treasurer Darius Shahinfar Extends Amnesty for Parking Ticket Fees through July 8, 2020

Date: June 26, 2020
Contact: Darius Shahinfar
(518) 434-5036
ALBANY, NY – Today, Treasurer Darius Shahinfar announced that the Parking Amnesty Program will be extended through July 8, 2020, and therefore anyone who pays City of Albany parking tickets by July 8 will not be responsible …
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Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan Announces Opening of City Spray Pads

Date: June 19, 2020
Contact: David Galin
ALBANY, NY – Today, Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Department of Recreation Commissioner Jonathan Jones announced the opening of the City’s Spray Pads effective Saturday, June 20, 2020. Spray pads are open seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 …
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City of Albany Expands Outdoor Dining Options to Include Use of Sidewalks and Parking Areas

CITY OF ALBANY
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
24 EAGLE STREET
ALBANY, NEW YORK 12207
(518) 434-5100
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Date: June 19, 2020
Contact: David Galin
ALBANY, NY – Today, Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Department of Planning and Development Commissioner Chris Spencer, and Albany Police …
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RFP 2020:18 Cable Television Public Access Coordinator Position

The City of Albany is requesting proposals from qualified consultants to provide Professional Consulting Services related to the Cable Television Public Access Coordinator Position. This request for proposals may not be the same as previous requests fo…

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