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RFP 2018:22 As Needed/On Call Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering Services

The City of Albany is requesting proposals from qualified vendors to provide As needed/On-Call Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering Services for the City. Minority Business Enterprises and Women’s Business Enterprises are encouraged to submit proposals. Copies of the RFP are available at the Department of Law’s Office at City Hall, …

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Hydrant Inspection Notice

The Albany Water Department is currently inspecting and flushing fire hydrants within the city. This is part of an annual program to ensure that every hydrant performs properly and reliably. Residents will receive notification about hydrant inspections…

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CALL FOR VENDORS: CITY OF ALBANY FALL EVENTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE:              August 7, 2018 CONTACT:        Ty Versocki                         518.434.5416 / tversocki@…

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RFP 2018:23 Utility Work Order Software and Computerized Maintenance and Management (CMMS) System

The City of Albany is requesting proposals from qualified vendors to provide utility work order software and computerized maintenance and management (CMMS) system for the City. Minority Business Enterprises and Women’s Business Enterprises are encouraged to submit proposals. Copies of the RFP are available at the Department of Law’s Office …

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City Hall on the Road

In 2016, Mayor Kathy Sheehan started bringing information and representatives from city departments directly to Albany’s neighborhoods for the first time by implementing City Hall on the Road. Since that time the administration has held over 10 successful City Hall on the Road events and is now in the midst …

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RFP 2018:21 Bridge Inspection

The City of Albany is requesting proposals from qualified consultants to provide Engineering
Services related to Bridge Inspection, Load Rating and Maintenance Recommendations for three (3)
city owned bridges in the City of Albany. This request for pro…

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RFP 2018:21 Bridge Inspection

The City of Albany is requesting proposals from qualified consultants to provide Engineering
Services related to Bridge Inspection, Load Rating and Maintenance Recommendations for three (3)
city owned bridges in the City of Albany. This request for pro…

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ALIVE AT FIVE CONCERT MOVED TO RAIN SITE: SIR SLY AND THE LATE SHIFT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE:               CONTACT:        Ryan Murray, Public Relations Coordinator                         &nbsp…

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ALBANY POLICE CHIEF ROBERT SEARS TO RETIRE TOMORROW PIPING OUT CEREMONY AT POLICE HEADQUARTERS

For Immediate Release: July 25, 2018
ALBANY, NY – On Thursday, July 26, 2018 Albany Police Chief Robert Sears will be retiring from the Albany Police Department following over 20 years of dedicated service.

Members of the media are invited to attend a “piping out” ceremony that will commence at …

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INVESTIGATION LEADS TO DRUGS AND LOADED HANDGUN

For Immediate Release: July 23, 2018
ALBANY, NY – A 40-year-Albany man was arrested Saturday for possessing various drugs and a loaded handgun.

On Saturday, July 21, 2018 at approximately 9:30 a.m., during a joint investigation with the U.S. Department of Probation, Jamal Turner was located inside of a federal …

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