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Posted on: September 20, 2021

City of Albany Announces New Lead Service Grant Replacement Program

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Contact: Emily Lyons/(518) 545-7682

ALBANY, NY – The City of Albany’s Water Department (AWD) has launched a new program to aid homeowners in lead service replacements in an effort to have zero lead service pipes in Albany by 2040.

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

City of Albany Selected to Participate in the Cities of Service Love Your Block Grant Program

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Date: September 15, 2021
Contact: Sam Wells, Neighborhood Stabilization Coordinator

ALBANY, NY – Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan announced today that the City of Albany was one of eight cities selected to participate in the Cities of Service Love Your Block Gran...

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Posted on: September 11, 2021

5TH Annual Henry Johnson Award Presented to Dr. Brenda J. Robinson, Albany Nurse and Activist

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Contact: Dennis Gaffney, Communications Coordinator, City of Albany

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ALBANY, NY – Today, Mayor Kathy Sheehan and other local dignitaries, veterans of the 369th Infantry Regiment, and a diverse audience all gathered on the City...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Mayor Sheehan, Co-Chairs Michael Whalen & Jahkeen Hoke Present COVID Recovery TaskForce Final Report

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Contact: David Galin

Comprehensive Report Is Culmination of Three-Month, Community-Wide Effort to Identify And Maximize Critical Investments, Prioritize Equity, & Build Back Better

“The Task Force strongly recommends funding a limited number of highly-i...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

City of Albany Highlights Construction of the Beaver Creek Clean River Project

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Contact: David Galin

ALBANY, NY – Mayor Kathy Sheehan was joined by Commissioner Joseph Coffey, New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation President & CEO Joseph Rabito, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Region 4 Director...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan Announces Transformative Revitalization of Lincoln Park Bowl

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Contact: David Galin

Site to Be Secured Tuesday, May 25; Construction to Begin Wednesday, May 26
Estimated Completion of Renovation of East End of Bowl is May 2022; West End of Bowl is May 2023

ALBANY, NY – Mayor Kathy Sheehan joined 2nd Ward Counci...

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Department of General Services Announce New Food Waste Composting Pro

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Date: May 10, 2021
Contact: Frank Zeoli, Deputy Commissioner

ALBANY, NY – As part of the Re-image Waste Reduction and Recycling initiative Mayor Kathy Sheehan announced in February, the City of Albany has announced a new food waste composting program, provi...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan Unveils Historic Fair Housing Legislation

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Date: March 23, 2021
Contact: David Galin

ALBANY, NY – Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan joined City officials and housing advocates to unveil historic fair housing legislation that would empower the City’s Buildings & Regulatory Compliance Department...

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