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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Mayor Sheehan & Department of General Services Announce Opening Day at Capital Hills Golf Course

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Contact: Frank Zeoli, Deputy Commissioner

ALBANY, NY – Today, Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Department of General Services Commissioner Sergio Panunzio announced that Capital Hills Golf Course is opening for the season on Thursday, April 21, 2021. Golfing hours ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Capital Hills Golf Course Opens For the Season

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Date: April 21, 2022

Contact: Frank Zeoli, Deputy Commissioner

 ALBANY, NY – Today, Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Department of General Services Commissioner Sergio Panunzio were joined by local elected officials to officially open Capital Hills Golf Cou...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

African Americans in Albany Tour Saturday, May 14 at 2 pm

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Contact: Dennis Gaffney/ 518-281-7252 (cell)

  • A short South End tour, titled “Prominent African Americans in Albany from the Civil War Onward,” is scheduled for Saturday, May 14, at 2 p.m. It’s being conducted by Orville Abraha...
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1. Where to Start: SeeClickFix and Search Albany

  • Can I report a non-emergency City issue such as a pothole or an overgrown lot without making a phone call?
  • Is there a convenient online tool where I can learn about my neighborhood?

2. Propert...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

74TH ALBANY TULIP FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND

CONTACT:     Alay Medina/ 518.434.2032 

Albany, NY – The City of Albany hosts the 74th Annual Albany Tulip Festival presented by Citizens this weekend on Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8 in Washington Park.&am...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

2022 TULIP FESTIVAL WEEKEND KICKS OFF TOMORROW

CONTACT: Alay Medina, Director

Albany, NY - The City of Albany invites the public to join in the Tulip Festival opening ceremonies tomorrow, beginning with the Street Scrubbing on State Street, between Eagle Street and Lodge Street. The traditional Dutch c...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

The 23rd Annual Capital Region Best Mom of the Year Contest

Contact: Anne Curcurito 

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ALBANY, NY— The City of Albany and St. Peter’s Health Partners Maternity Care, A Member of Trinity Health, are proud to recognize compassionate m...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

2022 ALBANY TULIP QUEEN FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

CONTACT:     Alay Medina, Director | 518.434.2032  

Albany, NY - Mayor Kathy Sheehan introduced the five 2022 Albany Tulip Queen finalists at a press conference in Washington Park yesterday. While only one of these remarkable you...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Mayor Sheehan and the DGS Announce Opening Day at Capital Hills Golf Course

Date: April 21, 2022

Contact: Frank Zeoli, Deputy Commissioner

 ALBANY, NY – Today, Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Department of General Services Commissioner Sergio Panunzio were joined by local elected officials to officially open Capital Hill...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

City of Albany Provides American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Funding Update

Contact: David Galin 

ALBANY, NY – The City of Albany American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Leadership Team is excited to announce that 63 proposals have been selected to advance to the full application phase. These proposals, which w...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Mayor Sheehan & Department of General Services Announce Opening Day at Capital Hills Golf Course

Contact: Frank Zeoli, Deputy Commissioner

ALBANY, NY – Today, Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Department of General Services Commissioner Sergio Panunzio announced that Capital Hills Golf Course is opening for the season on Thursday, April 21, 2021. Golf...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

City of Albany Unveils the Sgt. Henry Johnson Medal of Honor Exhibit at City Hall

Contact: Dennis Gaffney/ 518-281-7252 (cell)

Photos from the event: https://flic.kr/s/aHBqjzKE1C

View the Live Stream of the eventhttps://fb.watch/cvKRVE3D7g/

ALBANY, NY – This morning, Thursday, April 14, the City of Albany, including M...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

CITY OF ALBANY RECOGNIZED AS TREE CITY USA FOR 20 YEARS

Contact: Frank Zeoli, Deputy Commissioner

ALBANY, NY – Today, Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Department of General Services Commissioner Sergio Panunzio announced that the City of Albany has been recognized as a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

2022 ALBANY TULIP QUEEN NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN!

Contact:      Ryan Murray, Public Relations Coordinator/ 518.434.5415

Albany, NY – The City of Albany seeks nominations for the 2022 Tulip Queen & Court. Nominations for young women interested in continuing...

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Posted on: February 8, 2022

City of Albany & Parade Committee Announce Albany St. Patrick’s Day Parade Will Return In-Person

Contact: David Galin
Parade Committee Contact: Tim Carey
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ALBANY, NY – The City of Albany and St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee have announced that the 72nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will return as...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

Statement from Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan Regarding Officer-Involved Shooting

Contact: David Galin

ALBANY, NY – Mayor Kathy Sheehan has released the following statement regarding the officer-involved shooting that occurred early Monday morning on New Scotland Avenue.

“I have been briefed by Chief Hawkins regarding...

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

City of Albany and Police Benevolent Association Announce Overwhelming Ratification of New Contract

Contact: David Galin

ALBANY, NY - Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Chief Eric Hawkins, and Police Benevolent Association President Michael Delano have announced the overwhelming ratification of a new contract for Albany's Police Officers and Detectiv...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Statement from Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan on the Passing of Peter Pryor

Contact: David Galin

ALBANY, NY - “The City of Albany has lost a legend. It was an honor to know Peter Pryor and to hear him speak on a number of occasions. As the first Black graduate of Albany Law School, and as a respected board member of so m...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan Joins Nation’s Mayors in Washington, DC for U.S. Conference of Mayors Win

Contact: David Galin 

Albany, NY - Starting on Wednesday, January 19, Mayor Kathy Sheehan will join more than 150 of the nation’s mayors in Washington, DC for the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) 90th Winter Meeting. Under the leadership...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Statement from Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan on Governor Kathy Hochul's FY 2023 Budget Proposal

Contact: David Galin

ALBANY, NY - "Governor Kathy Hochul understands the needs of our state and continues to listen to the needs of our communities, and today's New York State FY 2023 Budget Proposal makes that clear.

Governor Hochul included ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Mayor Sheehan Announces Application Process Transformative, Highly-Impactful Uses $25 Million ARPA

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Contact: David Galin 

Pre-Application Portal Opens for Submissions on Tuesday, January 11

Pre-Applications Reviewed on Rolling Basis Beginning Late February

Funded Project Awards Anticipated to Be Announced Beginning Spring 2022

Call for Volunteers I...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan Plants 1,000th New Tree as Part of 2,025 Trees by 2025 Initiative

Contact: Frank Zeoli, Deputy Commissioner

ALBANY, NY – Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan and DGS Commissioner Sergio Panunzio joined 1st Ward Councilmember Sonia Frederick, Albany County Legislature Chairman Andrew Joyce, Charles Touhey, and re...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Mayor Sheehan & City’s Equity Agenda Advisory Group Seek to Add Community Resources to Online Map

Contact: Eva Bass, Community Outreach Coordinator

Mayor’s Office of Equity & Community Engagement 

518-434-9821

ALBANY, NY – Mayor Kathy Sheehan and the City of Albany Equity Agenda Advisory Group are calling on community partners and s...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

WANT TO BE A LIFEGUARD?

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Lifeguard positions and classes are now available for the 2022 Summer Season. Click on the links below to be redirected to our CivicRec signups!

Session 1 will run May 16th – May 19th From 4PM – 9PM

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Tonko Hosts EPA Administrator Regan on Visit to Capital Region

Contact: Rachel Dejean, 202-740-0655 

AMSTERDAM, NY—Congressman Paul D. Tonko, Chair of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change, welcomed Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan...

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