City of Albany Downtown Revitalization Initiative

Welcome to the City of Albany’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative web page. All information regarding the local DRI process can be found here.  

DRI Workshop at the Palace TheatreUpcoming Public Workshops

In addition to attending Local Planning Committee meetings, the public is encouraged to participate in upcoming workshops to share ideas about opportunities for Clinton Square and learn more.

Next Workshop
Wednesday, March 13 from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
The Palace Theatre 
19 Clinton Avenue, Albany
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Click Here To View Presentations And Information About Previous Workshops

Local Planning Committee Public Meeting Schedule

The public is encouraged to attend and observe the working meetings of the Local Planning Committee. A public comment period will be held at the end of each meeting for stakeholders to share ideas about opportunities for Clinton Square and give LPC members the opportunity to hear from the public in attendance.

Upcoming Meetings
Tuesday, March. 5 from 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.     
Community Loan Fund Of The Capital Region   
255 Orange Street, Albany 12210

Click Here To View Previous Meetings' Summaries And Presentations

Call For Project Proposals 

The Strategic Investment Plan developed through this process must present implementable projects that align with the goals and strategies developed by the Local Planning Committee. An open public process, the Committee is seeking input on projects to be considered for DRI funding and included in the Strategic Investment Plan. Read more.  

Download The Request For Project Information Form
Please submit this form to Steve Kearney at

More Information

Questions or input regarding Albany’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative?
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