Estimate & Apportionment

The purpose of the Board of Estimate and Apportionment is to fix salaries and compensation, and determine the number and title of positions within the City of Albany government.

As set forth in the City of Albany Charter, the Board consists of the Mayor, Comptroller (Chief City Auditor commencing January 1, 2010), President of the Common Council, Treasurer and Corporation Counsel. Members

  • Hon. Kathy M. Sheehan
  • Mayor, City of Albany
  • Hon. Carolyn Mclaughlin
    President of the Common Council, City of Albany
  • Bill Kelly, Esq.
    Acting Corporation Counsel, City of Albany
  • Hon. Susan Rizzo
    Chief City Auditor, City of Albany

Contact Information

      Danielle Gillespie – Secretary
      City Clerk
      City of Albany
      City Hall Room 202
      Albany, NY 12207
      (518) 434-5090


The Board of Estimate and Apportionment meets twice a month on Tuesdays at 1:30 PM in the Mayor’s Conference Room. For a listing of meeting dates, please visit the City of Albany events calendar.


City of Albany General Code Chapter 42 Part 14 Article XXIV Sections 42-183 to 42-185 Albany City Charter Article 6 Section 605